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Cable grommets are a type of cable accessory designed for use with electrical cable passes. Used in many different applications, cable grommets are typically round edged rings inserted into panel holes in thin materials such as metal, plastic and wood. Many styles and types make up our range here at Essentra Components.
Types of grommet in our range include diaphragm grommets - these contain a thin central film that can be pierced in order to allow for a range of different sized wires to pass through into enclosures and panels whilst keeping a seal to prevent dirt and dust ingress. An alternative type of diaphragm grommet in our range are the one sided style. The difference between the two is that one sided cut-outs have the film to one side of the grommet rather than the central film in the centre.
Plate mounted membrane entry grommets are suitable for use in cable entry systems and used with our range of modular cable entry plates. Edge holding entry grommets are fixed to the edge of panels and have snap in cable entry, whilst our hole grommets are for quick installation where space is limited and appearance is important.
When it comes to our range of open grommets, we stock standard open grommets, quick fit and flip grommets. The effective snap in design of these grommets enables simple installation and that's thanks to the material in which they are manufactured. Take for example thermoplastic rubber gommets – it’s resistant to grease and able to withstand high temperatures. If a greener alternative is your choice, shop our range of PVC standard grommets, ideal in harsh environments and offering long operating life. The other material in which we offer standard grommets, is that of EPDM, it's heat resistant and therefore super useful in extreme temperatures.
Open quick grommets, are exactly that – fast to install and ideal when panel access is restricted. Available in a large range of sizes to suit your particular project requirement. In terms of other cable grommets we offer, browse our range of flip grommets, desk grommets and sealing grommets.
We also stock a wide selection of accessories such as grommet sleeves – designed to provide extra support and protection to cables passing through panels, and our grommet strips can be cut to your desired length and placed around the circumference of panel holes and edges to assist your application.
To help you choose which grommet is best for your project, check out our guide to choosing the right grommet full of information about which type and style of grommet is best suited to your application.
Desk Grommets are an excellent method in organising the wires and cables that belong to your computer, telephone, and other office equipment - helping you to maintain a tidy desk and work space that is also easier to clean.
Our Desk Grommet range is made from either Nylon 6/6 or Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS). With several shapes available, including; Round, Oval, Teardrop and Rectangular Cable Grommet.
Diaphragm Grommets contain a thin central film that can be pierced to allow a range of different sized wires to pass through into an enclosure or through a panel. Two sided cut-outs have the central film in the centre of the grommet, whereas one sided cut-outs have the film to one side of the grommet.
Diaphragm Grommets contain a thin central film that can be pierced to allow a range of different sized wires to pass through into an enclosure or through a panel. Whereas two sided cut-outs have the central film in the centre of the grommet, one sided cut-outs have the film to one side of the grommet.
Grommet Sleeves provide extra support and protection for cables and wires that are passing through panels.
Grommet strips can be cut to the required length and placed around the circumference of a panel hole or on panel edges. Different packaging options and materials are available.
IP67 Grommets provide a dust and watertight seal. They are suitable for external applications. Acting as a blanking plug until a cable is installed. They can withstand vibrations.
These Cable Entry Grommets attach to the edge of panels for easy access. Available in 3 styles and in either Silicone Rubber or Nylon, these entry grommets are suitable for various shapes of cables.
Plate Mounted Membrane Entry Grommets are suitable for use with our range or Modular Cable Entry Plates, which can be found for sale in our Cable Entry System range. Together they provide a tool-free, adaptable and time saving solution for installing cables into a housing wall. The modular structure of the plates provides a completely flexible solution allowing users to add and/or remove split Plate Mounted Membrane Entry Grommets (up to 25) that come in a range of 8 different cable diameter sizes.
Suitable for applications where space is limited and flexibility and appearance are important. Quick and easy installation without tools. Dust tight & easy mounting.Suitable for unthreaded holes.
Standard Grommets are available in many different materials. Snap in design enables quick and easy installation. Black PVC - protect wires and cables passing through panels. Black Thermoplastic Rubber - Resistant to most oils and greases. Withstands temperatures -40C to +135C.TPE - Is a greener alternative to PVC. Suitable for harsh environments with wider operating temperature range. Vary stable material offering a long operating life.EPDM - Heat resistant material for use in extreme temperature environments -40C to +125C.
Quick Fit Grommets, also known as Open Grommets, snap neatly and quickly into position. These simple Open Rubber Grommets have a beveled edge that allows for quick fit installation, requiring pressure from only one side to easily and quickly secure into a panel.
Grommet - Open Type are ideal when access to the other side of the panel is restricted. Our Open Grommet range is available in a choice of rubber materials, including; Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) and Silicone Rubber.
Flip Grommets have self-retaining characteristics thanks to the flanges on their outer face. This allows a quick and secure installation. These part comply with NAS1368-N10D specifications.
The stepped sleeve can be cut to your specific requirements, and can suit a range of cable diameters. They protect cables passing through panels and they act as a blanking plug until cut.
Open Rubber Grommets have snap-in design enables quick and easy installation.
Our Open Grommet range is offered in a either Metric or Imperial fitting styles, and in a choice of materials to suit your application needs, including;