Valox Electrical Connectors in Food Processing and other harsh environments - Remke Blog

Reliable connections are not an option. They’re a necessity.

Remke’s Non-metallic, Valox® cord grips are ideal for FDA-washdowns or any heavy-duty application that requires a strong seal against dirt, moisture, fumes and/or chemicals. 

This cutting-edge polymer has excellent heat, chemical and corrosion resistance, plus provides stability and reliability with high mechanical, thermal and electrical properties.

Valox Cord Grip by Remke Seals out Harsh ElementsValox electrical connectors are commonly used in the following industries:

  • Automation
  • OEM
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Food Processing
  • Wastewater Treatment
  • Petro-Chem
  • Marine and Shipborad
  • Pulp and Paper

What is Valox?

A thermoplastic, polyester resin, Valox’s semi-crystalline materials are based on PBT and PET polyers. It was developed by SABIC to be a versatile, chemically resistant non-metallic material that also withstands heat.

IP and NEMA Rated

The strength and ability to seal out the elements give Valox the following IP and NEMA Ratings: IP 52, 54, 56, 65, 67 and NEMA 3, 3R, 4, 4X, 6 and 12.

Remke’s Valox Connectors

The Valox cord grips manufactured by Remke feature a compression bushing made of Neoprene rubber and an anti-friction, nylon washer for more reliability in harsh conditions.

Valox Cord Grip with Wire MeshRemke’s inventory of Valox connectors includes:

  • Optional wire mesh grip for added strain relief
  • Straight body style for 3/1″, 1/2″ and 3/4″ conduit sizes
  • 90-Degree body for 1/2″ and 3/4″ conduit

 

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Beat the heat. Seal out dirt. Withstand the harsh effects of chemicals and corrosion. Contact Remke today.