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What is Explosion Proof (Ex-Proof)?

Jan 11, 2017

The concept of explosion proof doesn’t mean that it can prevent or withstand an external explosion. It simply will contain any explosion originating within the housing and prevent sparks within the housing from igniting vapors, gases, dust or fibers in the air surrounding it. There are two directives when dealing with ex-proof equipment – the ATEX and the IECEX. Further explanation for these certificates can be found from another blog entry titl... Read More