Cable Entry Systems, Grommet Based

for Cables with Connectors


Using the patented grommet based icotek KEL cable entry system, pre-terminated as well as standard cables without connectors can be routed into electrical enclosures, control panels or machines. The cables are also sealed and strain relieved. 

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Split cable entry frame, double row, NEMA 4X / IP65

Grommet based cable entry with certified protection NEMA type 4X / IP65. For standard cut-outs of heavy industrial connectors.

  • KEL-ER 24
  • KEL-ER 16
  • KEL-ER 10
  • KEL-ER-B

Split cable entry frame, single row, NEMA 12 / IP65

Compact grommet based cable entry frames with certified protection NEMA type 12 / IP65. Single row design for applications with limited space.

  • KEL-ER-E

Split cable entry frame, double row, NEMA 12 / IP54

New generation of grommet based cable entry frames with certified protection class up to NEMA type 12 / IP54. Suitable for cut-outs of industrial connectors.

  • KEL-U 24
  • KEL-U 16
  • KEL-U 10
  • KEL-U-B

Split cable entry frame, single row, NEMA 12 / IP54

Compact grommet based cable entry frames with certified protection NEMA Type 12 / IP54. Single row design for applications with limited space.

  • KEL-E

Split cable entry frame for tool-free assembly, double row, IP54

Compact grommet based cable entry frames for tool-free assembly.

  • KEL-QUICK 24
  • KEL-QUICK 16
  • KEL-QUICK 10
  • KEL-QUICK-B

Split cable entry frame, single row, IP54

Compact QT grommet based cable entry frames. Single row design for applications with limited space.

  • KEL-QUICK-E

Centrally split cable entry frame, double row, NEMA 12 / IP54

Classic NEMA type 12 / IP54 rated grommet based cable entry frame. Suitable for cut-outs of heavy multi-pin connectors.

  • KEL 24
  • KEL 16
  • KEL 10
  • KEL-B

Extensions of KEL cable entry frames, NEMA 12 / IP54

Extensions of KEL frames for routing up to 120 preassembled cables.

  • KEL 16-E
  • KEL 24-E
  • KEL 16-MT
  • KEL 24-MT
  • KEL 16-2MT
  • KEL 24-2MT

Split 90° cable entry enclosure, IP54

Flange enclosure for routing preassembled cables in a 90° angle to the enclosure wall.

  • KEL-FG-A
  • KEL-FG-B
  • KEL-FG-E

Snap-in frames for cable entry components, NEMA 12 / IP54

Tool-free snap-in mounting frames for KEL, KEL-U and KEL-QUICK.

  • KEL-SNAP 24-MT
  • KEL-SNAP 24-E
  • KEL-SNAP 24
  • KEL-SNAP 16
  • KEL-SNAP 10
  • KEL-SNAP-B

Split cable entry frame for large diameters, NEMA 12 / IP54

Grommet based cable entry frames with certified protection NEMA type 12 / IP54 for supply cables with large diameters of up to 75 mm.

  • KEL 183
  • KEL 183-E
  • KTMB 183

Split cable entry frame for supply lines, NEMA 12 / IP54

Cable entry frame for supply lines with diameters up to 65 mm or cables with very large preassembled connectors.

  • KEL-JUMBO
  • KTF

Split cable entry frame for flat cables, single row, IP54

Split cable entry frame for flat cables as well as prefabricated round cables.

  • KEL-FL
  • FT

Split cable entry plate for tool-free assembly, IP54

Cable entry plate made of elastomer for cables with or without connectors. Snap-in mounting. Available in round or rectangular shapes.

  • KEL-QTA 24
  • KEL-QTA 10
  • KEL-QTA-B
  • KEL-QTA round

Slit M20 cable entry plate for tool-free assembly

Slit round cable entry plate made of elastomer for cables with or without connectors. Tool-free mounting.

  • KEL-QTE

Cable Grommets

Slit cable grommets for prefabricated cables, multi-range grommets, special grommets for e.g. telephone cables, flat wires or supply lines.

  • Cable Grommets

Cable Glands

Split cable glands & cord grips for preterminated cables (for metric cut-outs M16 - M80)


Cable Entry Systems, Grommet Based for cables with connectors

The cable entry system KEL is completely split. It consists of a split frame and several slit cable grommets. During the assembly the slit grommet matching the cable diameter is placed around the cable and inserted into the frame. The grommet is now securely fixed inside the frame and can’t fall out. Once the lid is affixed to the base frame, it is compressed and tightly sealed. The high compression pressure ensures strain relief according to EN 62444 and certified sealing rates up to NEMA type 4X / IP65.

Depending on your specific requirements the grommet based KEL system has various models which provide you with the perfect solution. Whether you use  the KEL-ER series which is designed for extreme conditions and high degree of ingress protection, the KEL-E system for very limited space or the KEL extensions for routing a very large number of lines you can be assured to get the highest quality. With our KEL-JUMBO series you can even accomodate supply lines up to 75 mm in diameter. The brush plate KEL-BES was specifically designed to feed cables easily into server racks, enclosures and is perfect for raised floor installation.

For applications with lower requirements on ingress protection icotek offers components for cable pass-through with brush seal, specifically designed to feed cables easily into server racks, switch cabinets and through raised floors and walls.

The icotek cable entry systems comply with important approvals and standards like flame class UL94-V0, IP & NEMA rated protection, UL recognized, DNV-GL, ECOLAB detergent and UV resistance or the European railway standard EN 45545-2 and are therefore suitable for various industries. 

Are you looking for the perfect preassembled cable entry device for your application? Try our icotek ProductFinder!


The KEL System

Here you can download an informative PDF folder about the KEL system



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