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Quick to connect clear Atex rated polyurethane flexible sleeves and bellows.
FlexAtex Polyurethane

FlexAtex™ polyurethane flexible connectors

FlexAtex offers a new flexible product using Jacob™ pipe systems. The flexibles are manufactured from a clear FDA and ATEX-approved abrasion-resistant polyurethane and can be made in any length and diameter. FlexAtex can be easily fitted with a standard Jacob™ Pull-Rings or Jacob Quick Connect Pull-Ring for a quick release, all readily available.



  • Quick fitting using Jacob™ Quick Connect Pull-Ring, designed to mate up with Jacob™ clamping systems. No tools are required.
  • Transparent FDA & ATEX-rated polyurethane flexible membrane.
  • Smooth internal surfaces for ease of product flow and cleaning.
  • Alternative clamps are available to prevent accidental access for health & safety with Jacob Pull-Rings.
  • It can be incorporated into existing pipework, removing the need for on-site welding.
  • Low-cost mating fixings. Jacob™ pipe welding end stubs are readily available off-the-shelf.
  • Each flexible can be manufactured to incorporate convoluted gaiters and bellows for vibratory sieve equipment or load cell weighing applications.
  • FlexAtex flexibles are manufactured for use in vacuum applications. Stainless steel external hoops are incorporated to maintain shape under vacuum conditions.
  • Any bespoke shapes, sizes and lengths can be manufactured.
  • Quick turn around on all designs when required.

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The anti-static polyurethane material has been tested in accordance with the requirements of EN 60079-0:2017 clause 26:13. This material is dissipative and suitable for ATEX use. We advise seeking independent expert advice on suitability for your application.


Standard Materials

Diameters from 60mm up to 630mm
ATEX rated materials
FDA clear polyurethane
Straight or conical designs available
Length manufactured to suit customer requirements


Sieve inlet flexible sleeves
Dust containment
Noise and vibration dampening
Food powder and granule conveyancing
Stationary and gyratory sifters
Bin discharges
Packing equipment or any product handling equipment

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With over 50 years experience manufacturing bespoke flexible connectors, we can help with the design process and material selection. Why not give us a call to see how we can help you find the right solution.

Call us on 01606 836024 or email: sales@flexibleconnections.co.uk

FlexAtex™ PU connector
FlexAtex Polyurethane

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