SOCOMEC ATEX enclosures incorporate three or four pole manually operated SIDER (ND) load break switches which make and break on load, providing emergency breaking and maintenance isolation for any low voltage electrical circuit which is in an area where there is a risk of explosion due to dust.
Safety of operations
• Visible contacts and positive break indication through the operating handle and a factory fitted mechanical flag indicator, provide guaranteed position indication of the contacts.
• Double locked door when switch is in the ON position.
• Triple locking of the handle in the OFF position.
Inductive load breaking (AC23)
ATEX enclosures are designed for use with inductive loads and are able to make and break on load (AC23).
Product has been specifically designed for industrial environments with the risk of explosion due to dust (galvanised steel, thickness 2 mm, triplex glass, S-type handle metal padlocking lever…).
Protection degree IP65
Protection degree of ATEX enclosures is IP65.