Anoka, MN–Hoffman announces ATEX-certified ZONEX™ Enclosures*, designed for use in potentially hazardous locations where allowable protection methods include increased safety per ATEX Directive 94/9/EC. ZONEX Enclosures are suitable for use in Zone 1 and Zone 2, EEx e, increased safety applications. ZONEX Enclosures also provide the installed components with IP66/NEMA 4X environmental protection.
ZONEX Enclosures are fabricated from Type 316 stainless steel, which provides superior corrosion resistance in most environments, and the silicone gasket offers exceptional sealing and temperature performance. Side mounted slotted mounting brackets allow easy one-person mounting and installation. Standard enclosures with either one or three gland plates allow for easy modification and wiring, and a lift-off door allows full access to components inside.
ZONEX Enclosures can be purchased as certified components only, which are standard catalog offerings, or Hoffman can provide certified populated and modified enclosures–configured with ATEX-certified terminal blocks, stopping plugs, and drains combined with customer-specified holes, cutouts, and markings. Hoffman offers ZONEX with industry leading availability, with standard ZONEX models available in two weeks or less and modified enclosures in eight weeks.