Desiccant Basket TA486-12-4

Desiccant Basket TA486-12-4

TA486 Desiccant Baskets are designed to hold MIL-D-3464 bagged desiccant for use in shipping and storage containers. They are available in a variety of sizes, holding up to 48 units of desiccant.
Length

12"

Cover Hole Diameter

1.265 IN (32 MM)

Desiccant Capacity

32 UNITS (FOUR 8-UNIT BAGS)

Cover Diameter

4.50 IN (114 MM)

Mounting Hole Diameter

4.015 IN (102 MM)

Product Description

Details

These Desiccant Baskets are designed to hold MIL-D-3464 bagged desiccant* for use in shipping and storage containers. They are available in a variety of sizes, holding up to 48 units of desiccant. Bags can be replaced easily, without opening the entire container, by turning the cover of the TA486 by 1/4 turn. Installed through a 4.015 in. (102 mm) diameter hole in the container wall.

Each basket comes complete with spanner nut, washer and retained gasket. Holes through the cover and flange are provided for safety wiring and inspector's seal.

Cover can be supplied with a 1.05 in. (26 mm) diameter hole for mounting a Two-Way Breather Valve (TA238, TA240-R, TA330, TA333-R or TA340-R), a 1.265 in. (32 mm) diameter hole for mounting a TA440-R Two-Way Breather Valve, or with a 2.015 in. (52 mm) diameter hole for mounting a TA770-R Two-Way Breather Valve.(Order valves separately.)

Materials and Finish: Aluminum alloys, conversion coated per MIL-DTL-5541. Stainless steel cover, passivated. MS28775 o-ring and gasket.

Torque value for spanner nut: 150 in. - lbs. (17 N•m)

The TA486 (solid cover or humidity indicator plug in the cover) is appropriate for use on NEMA 1, 2, 3, 3R, 3S, 4, 5, 6, 12, 12K, and 13 enclosures, as well as I66/IP67 enclosures. This item may also be appropriate for use on other NEMA or IP enclosures, depending upon the application. Contact AGM's Engineering department for information on NEMA and IP ratings on the TA486 with the valve in the cover.

A version of this desiccant basket that meets SAE AS5135 is available. Contact AGM's Sales department for more information.

Don't see exactly what you're looking for? Contact AGM's Engineering department for assistance with your specific requirement.

* Note: Desiccant must be purchased separately. For desiccant options, select the desiccant material you are interested in and look for 4 or 8 unit bags.


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Specifications

Additional Information

Name Desiccant Basket TA486-12-4
Part Number TA486-12-4
Desiccant Capacity 32 Units (Four 8-Unit Bags)
Product Size 12 inches
Stock Status Contact Us for Availability
Weight 1.40 lbs
Cover Hole Diameter 1.265 in (32 mm)
Mounting Hole Diameter 4.015 in (102 mm)
Recommended torque for spanner nut 150 lb in
Applicable Specifications A version of this desiccant basket that meets SAE AS5135 is available upon request.
IP/NEMA Rating This is appropriate for use on NEMA 1, 2, 3, 3R, 3S, 4, 5, 6, 12, 12K and 13 enclosures, as well as I66/IP67 enclosures. This item may also be appropriate for use on other NEMA or IP enclosures, depending upon the application.
Cable Material stainless steel
Cover Material stainless steel
Cover Finish passivated
Body Material aluminum alloys
Body Finish conversion coated
Internal O-Ring Material MS28775
External Gasket Material MS28775

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