Electric Motors for Hazardous LocationsA Potentially explosive atmosphere is one which could become explosive under certain conditions. An explosive atmosphere is one where a mixture with air, under atmospheric conditions of flammable substances in the form of gas, vapour, mist or dusts exist in such proportions that they can be ignited by excessive temperature, arcs or sparks (the danger is a real one) It is important to access the area safely and purchase the correct motor for the application and zone the motor is situated.
You can see in the downloadable brochures the substances of which material is in a hazardous area.
|ZONE 1 Ex db (eb)||
Flameproof ATEX compliant, Temperature class T4.
|ZONE 2 Ex nA||
Non sparking, also available in IE3.Flameproof ATEX compliant,
|ZONE 22 Ex tc||
Dust Ignition Proof, also available in IE3 Flameproof ATEX compliant,