Watertown, MA-based United Electric Controls (UE,) has announced the availability of a 316 stainless steel, explosion-proof junction box with global approvals for HazLoc switches and transmitters.
With the release of this product, the company now offers complete, all-stainless, corrosion-resistant switch/transmitter units suitable for use in Class 1, Div. 1 environments. Available assembled with other UE stainless steel products, including the compact, dual-seal certified, explosion-proof 12 Series pressure and temperature switches, and hermetically sealed TX200 pressure transmitters, it also can be purchased separately as as a kit.
According to the manufacturer, the new junction box holds a variety of worldwide certifications, including cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx and PESO. It also has IP 66 certification, representing resistance to dust and inclement weather.
The unit can be ordered as junction box option M432, with ½-in. NPT threads, or as option M433, with M20 threads. Either option can be skid- or wall-mounted.
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