Explosion Proof Receiver/Controller Enclosures

Introducing the BASE Engineering Explosion-proof EX d Enclosure, the latest addition to our portfolio of electrical products for OEM applications. Featuring an optimized design and fast lead times for BASE OEMs, our EX d Enclosures are available in several standard sizes with optional conduit and device drilling and tapping.

BASE Engineering’s electrical receiver/controller units must be mounted in a non-hazardous location unless they are installed in a properly rated Explosion Proof Enclosure.

FOR CLASS 1, DIVISION 1, GROUP ‘D’ ATEX/IECEx ZONE 1 LOCATIONS

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Oil & Gas
Other Industrial
Explosion Proof Enclosure

Features

BASE EX d Series Enclosures are furnished with or without drilled and tapped openings. Drilling and tapping of conduit openings and device openings in the cover are subject to the limitations of maximum size and number of openings as well as spacings. All machining must be done prior to installation. *
* a note from Crouse-Hinds.

Any BASE system may be specified to include an EX d explosion proof electrical enclosure for the receiver unit, assorted relays, and AC power supply if required.

EX d option includes explosion proof antenna fitting and indicator lamp. Rigid conduit or armored cable fittings are specified by customer.

Overview

STANDARD MATERIALS

  • Body and cover – Copper free aluminum
  • Gasket – Neoprene
  • Cover bolts – steel
  • Hinges – aluminum (if equipped)

 

Specifications

CERTIFICATIONS & COMPLIANCES

  • Class I, Division 1 and 2, Groups B, C, D
  • Class II, Division 1 and 2, Groups E, F, G
  • Class III
  • UL Standard 1203
  • cUL to CSA C22.2 No. 30, No. 25
  • NEMA Type 3, 3R, 4, 7BCD, 9EFG
  • Enclosure Type 4X**  requires selecting 4X option