Most site managers will prefer to use a flexible conduit over a plastic or a metal one, simply for its ease of application. Unlike other conduits, the flexible conduit is susceptible to damage from bending, making it easier and safer to work with.
Flex-It supply a complete range of the conduits, including the flexible conduit. With so many to choose from, you’re bound to start feeling spoilt for choice!
What is a flexible conduit?
A conduit is something that encloses and protects electrical wires, supplying a reliable source of power to equipment in industrial buildings and sites. Where a conduit is usually rigid, Flex-It specialises in supplying flexible conduits, which offer more flexibility and strength, solving a number of issues that can often occur within industrial settings.
What are these conduits used for?
The flexible conduit is used in residential structures, offering a reliable solution for holding wires in place securely. Flex-It supply the metallic flexible conduit to suit various applications, making sure that they withstand high temperatures.
As well as this, the metal conduits that they supply are designed to provide continuous flexing, hence why they are so useful for underfloor heating! From the collection of flexible conduits, you can expect to find the Plain Galvanised Steel conduit which is suitable for commercial and industrial requirements.
How do the flexible conduits vary?
Ranging from the Liquid Tight Metallic Flexible conduit to the Stainless Steel conduit, Flex-It are confident that you’ll find something suitable from their extensive collection of flexible conduits!
Flex-It are home to an extensive range of conduits, including the Liquid Tight Metallic conduit which has been designed to offer exceptional mechanical strength and resistance to oils and greases. In addition to this, the D Series conduit is ideal for absorbing movement and vibrations, making it perfect for the most demanding environments.
Other conduits supplied by Flex-It include the Extra Heavy Duty PVC conduits. These have high durability and are generally used to hose down machinery. The Extra Heavy Duty flexible conduit provides protection against corrosion and is considered to be one of the quickest and easiest conduits to install.
What about PVC flexible conduits?
The PVC flexible conduit is one of the multi-purpose conduits that Flex-It supply. They provide this conduit to suit the requirements of various applications, offering greater resistance to impacts and protecting wires for longer.
The PVC Spiral Reinforced conduit is used to provide durability and flexibility, providing all-round protection. When it comes to inserting wires, the PVC flexible conduit is one of the easiest products. This flexible conduit has a smooth inner bore which makes it ideal for inserting cables with ease!
With so many products to choose from, it’s no surprise you can be unsure which one suits your requirements best, however, the team at Flex-It are always on hand to provide you with any advice or support that you require.
Should you need to know any more about choosing a flexible conduit, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the experts at Flex-It, simply call them on 01530 812 195 today!