From the technological point of view, Shark has been the best solution in the field of gel insulation connections for over 15 years. In an effort to overcome and improve on the current limits and the standards adopted today, Etelec has accepted a stiff challenge: to begin a project that, starting out from the standards of the Shark range, will interpret the future using the finest technology, providing unique and effective solutions to make the installer's job easier and safer.
Shark SIXEIGHT has been selected by the Permanent Observatory of Design of the ADI (the Industrial Design Association) for inclusion in the ADI Design Index, ADI's annual publication that brings together the best Italian design.
The first IP68 certified gel joint.
Under ordinary conditions, the IP protection level certified by the Intertek institute guarantees a value of 68: total protection from dust.
The fully closed joint with the cable inside is totally protected from dust and access to live parts.
The fully closed joint with the cable inside is totally water resistant allowing permanent immersion at up to 10 metres in depth.
-Compliant with CEI EN 50393 standard for low voltage joints 0.6/1 kV
-Self-extinguishing in accordance with EN 60695-2-11 standard
-Low smoke and toxic gas emission in accordance with CEI 20-37/2-1 and CEI 20-37/4 standards
-IP68 protection level (in accordance with CEI EN 60529 standard) tested in water at a depth of 10 metres with independent certification Intertek
-Operating temperature: -20° C to 90° C
-Compliant with directive 2011/65/UE (RoHS 2)
-Installation in permanent immersion
-Installation in cable ducts
-100% water resistant
-Ready to use
-No resin or gel to cast
-Excellent electrical insulation
-No accidental access to live parts
-Good mechanical resistance
-No expiry date