ATEX Hazardous Area Plastic Control Stations Zone 1 & 21 – Abtech PCS

Abtech PCS Plastic Control StationsAbtech PCS hazardous area control stations are ATEX Certified for use in Zone 1 and Zone 21 hazardous areas.

  • Area Classification  Zone 1 & 21, Gas & Dust
  • Type of Protection  Controller with Ammeter only: Ex e (Increased Safety),   Controller with Switches & Indicator Lamps: Ex de (flameproof & increased safety)
  • Apparatus Coding  Ex e II T6, Ex tD A21 IP66 T800 C  Ex de IIC T6, Ex tD A21 IP66 T800 C
  • Certificate Number  DNV 12 ATEX 13746

Plastic Control Stations

Zone 1 & Zone 21 Hazardous Areas Application

Abtech PCS control stations are suitable for both industrial and hazardous areas and have been designed for use in potentially explosive atmospheres and are suitable for most gas groups including hydrogen.

Protection Degree IP66 to EN60529.

Abtech PCS Control Stations

Configuration Options

Part ReferenceControl Station

Dimensions HxWxD (mm)

Fixing Centres (mm)  Horizontal/Vertical Maximum Populations
OperatorsAmmetersBoth
Abtech PCS0186 x 95 x 7673 / 581 x OpN/AN/A
Abtech PCS02 86 x 135 x 7673 / 982 x Op 1 x AmN/A
Abtech PCS0386 x 175 x 7673 / 1383 x OpN/A1 x Op, 1 x Am
Abtech PCS06100 x 215 x7688 / 1504 x OpN/A 2 x Op, 1 x Am

See Abtech data sheet for typical layout drawings.

Abtech PCS control stations, manufactured from plastic are suitable for Zone 1 and Zone 21 hazardous areas according to the ATEX Directive – the PCS is available with a selection of different manufacturers operators and indicators.

Control Stations – Zone 1 & Zone 21 Hazardous Area ATEX

Control Stations – Zone 1 & Zone 21 Hazardous Area ATEX

Maximum Cable Entries

 Max Cable Entries*  Control Station Top Side (A) Control Station Bottom Side (C) 
M20M25M32M20M25M32
PCS0111N/A11N/A
PCS0211N/A11N/A
PCS0311N/A11N/A
PCS06221221

 Electrical Data

Operator TypePush Button, Emergency Stop, Mushroom Head, Key Release Push Button
Utilization CategoryAC12AC15DC13DC13
Max Rated Voltage250V250V110V24V
Max Rated Current16A10A0.5A1A
Operator TypeIndicator Lamp
Utilization CategoryAC15DC13
Max Rated Voltage250V24V
Max Rated Current6A1A
Operator TypeIlluminated Push Button
Utilization CategoryAC15DC13
Max Rated Voltage240V24V
Max Rated Current6A1A

Temperature Rating

Max ambient range: ‐40 ºC to +40 ºC

Abtech PCS - Ordering Information

Abtech PCS – Ordering Information

ATEX Hazardous Area Plastic Control Stations Zone 1 & 21 - Abtech PCS

ATEX Hazardous Area Plastic Control Stations Zone 1 & 21 – Abtech PCS

Abtech PCS Control Stations

T&D Are Main Abtech Stockists: Hazardous Area Power, Control & Instrumentation Junction Boxes & Electrical Enclosures suitable for low voltage and high voltage (3.3kV, 6.6kV, 11kV, 33kV) networks.