KEMP, Texas, May 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Industrial lighting leader, Larson Electronics LLC, announced the release of an explosion proof enclosure, which supplies operators with housing for compact equipment in flammable work sites. This Class I, Division 1, Class II, Division 1 accessory has a blank cover and is compatible with surface mount configurations.
The Larson Electronics EPL-AEB-18.36.8 explosion proof enclosure provides operators a safe and secure location to house equipment in hazardous and flammable environments such as petroleum refineries, chemical plants, paint spray booths, food manufacturing facilities, grain storage centers and more. This enclosure is Class I, Division 1, Class II, Division 1 rated. The unit minimizes any possibilities of electrical wiring and equipment becoming a source of ignition in flammable locations, where the wiring and equipment must be located within the hazardous area.
The EPL-AEB-18.36.8 is constructed of strong cast equipped with stainless steel hinge and bolts, with a watertight gasket that holds a NEMA 4X protection rating. This unit includes a blank cover and measures 18 inches high, by 36 inches wide and 8 inches in depth, ideal for compact equipment. This explosion proof enclosure is compatible with surface mount configurations provided by four ears and features a removable back plate to easily mount equipment inside.
“The EPL-AEB-18.36.8 is ideal for operators who must house wiring and electrical equipment within a hazardous environment,” said Rob Bresnahan, CEO of Larson Electronics LLC. “The ATEX and Class rated enclosure prevents the equipment from catching fire in flammable sites.”
About Larson Electronics LLC: Larson Electronics LLC is a manufacturer of industrial lighting equipment and accessories. The company offers an extensive catalog of industry-grade lighting and power distribution products for the following sectors: manufacturing, construction, food processing, oil and gas, military, marine and automobile. Customers can benefit from the company’s hands-on, customized approach to lighting solutions. Larson Electronics provides expedited service for quotes, customer support and shipments.
For further information, please contact:
Rob Bresnahan, President and CEO
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