- Ignition protecion type, Ex "e"
- Dynamic and reliable switching
- High resistance to temperature
Examples of use
- Oil platforms
- Chemical plants
Kendrion is a manufacturer of electromagnetic components for explosion protection which are used in particular where the occurrence of sparks creates a significant safety hazard. You find this kind of environment, among others, in refineries, on oil platforms or in other chemical plants.
The most important requirement the solenoids have to fulfill in terms of explosion protection is to prevent the ignition of an explosive atmosphere in the operating environment. Further specifications single-stroke solenoids have to meet in explosion protection are high resistance to temperature as well as safe and reliable switching.
All solenoids which Kendrion offers for explosion protection are manufactured to meet the requirements of protection type „increased safety“ Ex „e“. Special design precautions have been taken to screen the coil within the solenoid from the environment.