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2023

Explosion-Proof Cable Gland Selection Guide: Types And Applications

Feb 02, 2023

Explosion-proof cable glands are the mechanical cable entry devices attached to the end of electrical cables, securing them to other electrical equipment, such as explosion-proof junction boxes, electrical terminals, and plugs. They are essential for terminating cables in harsh or hazardous areas where sealing and ingress protection is necessary. Additionally, they offer strain relief and protect delicate electrical wiring from corrosion, harmful gases, rust, and... Read More

Ex D Or Ex E: Which is Suitable For You?

Jan 16, 2023

One of the most common questions we receive from our customers is, “Which protection method is suitable for our business?”. And that is a valid question. After all, your explosion-proof enclosure must be compatible with the environment in which it is being installed to ensure your workers’ safety.  However, with various protection methods for selection – each tailored to different hazardous environments – how do you select the ... Read More

Benefits Of Explosion-Proof LED Lighting

Jan 03, 2023

The complex and risky nature of working in confined spaces with volatile substances presents various risks for workers. To ensure their safety, businesses that operate in hazardous locations must utilise explosion-proof lights to prevent the ignition of flammable gases and dust particles.  Due to its naming convention, some have the misconception that explosion-proof lighting is resistant to explosions. However, this is not true. Instead, it refers to a lig... Read More

What Are The Different Types Of Explosion-Proof Lighting?

Dec 01, 2022

Safety is the utmost priority for those working in hazardous environments, such as areas containing combustible materials or flammable vapours, liquids, or gases. Businesses operating in such conditions are mandated by law to install explosion-proof light fittings to safeguard workers.  However, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to hazardous lighting. There are various types of dangerous environments that help categorise what c... Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Explosion Proof Lighting

Aug 15, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Explosion Proof Lighting Explosion proof lighting is integral for any business that operates in hazardous environments, where potentially explosive gases and vapours are present. Employees working in a hazardous environment are constantly exposed to the threat of potential explosions that may occur if safety precautions are not implemented properly. Therefore, it is imperative for you to understand how explosion proof lightin... Read More