ATEX Call Points Zone 1 & Zone 2 Break Glass Hazardous Area Ex ed, Ex ia – Eaton MEDC BG2 Hazardous Area Manual Call Point

ATEX Call Points Zone 1 & Zone 2 Break Glass Hazardous Area Ex ed, Ex ia – Eaton MEDC BG2 Hazardous Area Manual Call Point

ATEX Call Points Zone 1 & Zone 2 Break Glass Hazardous Area Ex ed, Ex ia – Eaton MEDC BG2 Hazardous Area Manual Call Point

Eaton MEDC BG2 are manual fire alarm ATEX call points designed for use in flammable atmospheres and harsh environmental conditions in ATEX Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas.

The GRP enclosure of the hazardous area call points are suitable for use offshore or onshore where light weight combined with a high level of corrosion resistance is required.

The Eaton MEDC BG range of Zone 1 & Zone 2 call point caters for numerous options such as variety of colours, LED indication, earth continuity, double switch, etc

Eaton MEDC BG2

Eaton MEDC BG2

ATEX Call Points Zone 1 & Zone 2

ATEX Call Points

ATEX

Features

Call Point Order Code MEDC BG2.

  • Zone 0, Zone 1 and Zone 2 use.
  • Exed, Exia or weatherproof.
  • ATEX approved
    • Ex II 1GD (Exia)
  • BASEEFA certified.
  • IP66 and IP67.
  • Certified temperature of hazardous area call point: –40°C to +50°C (Model dependent).
  • Corrosion resistant red painted GRP.
  • Retained stainless steel cover screws.
  • ATEX call point with optional lift flap.
  • Key operated test facility.
  • Lightweight and robust.
  • Breakglass hammer available (Contact sales office for details).
Eaton MEDC BG2 - Dimensions

Eaton MEDC BG2 – Dimensions

Eaton MEDC BG2

MEDC BG2 Hazardous Area Manual Call Point

Technical Specification

Hazardous Area Certifications
ATEX Ex dCert. no. BAS02ATEX2105X. ATEX Approved Ex II 2GD
Certified to: EN60079-0, EN60079-1, EN60079-7, EN60079-31
Ex d e IIC T6 Gb, Ex tb IIIC T85°C Db (switch only)
Ex d e mb IIC T4 Gb, Ex tb IIIC T135°C Db (with resistors & diodes)
ATEX Ex iaCert no. Baseefa 03ATEX0084X. ATEX Approved Ex II 1 GD
Certified to: EN60079-0, EN60079-11
Ex ia IIC T4 Ga, Ex ia IIIC T135°C Da
Specifications
MaterialAnti static UV resistant glass reinforced polyester
FinishPainted red
Certified temp-40°C to +70°C
VoltageUp to 250Vac. Up to 50Vdc (model dependent)
Weight1.2Kg
Ingress protectionIP66 and IP67
Cable entries2 x M20 bottom
Terminals6 x 2.5 sqmm
Resistors valuesEx de – 100Ω minimum, 39 KΩ maximum
Ex ia – 470Ω minimum
Switch ratingsSwitch only 30Vdc 5A (resistive) or 3A (inductive)
30-50Vdc 1A (resistive or inductive)
250Vac 5A (resistive or inductive)Resistor(s) 24Vdc 0.05A

Eaton MEDC BG2 – Ordering Requirements

The following code is designed to help in selection of the correct MEDC hazardous area call point with ATEX approval and certification. Build up the part number by inserting the code for each component into the appropriate box.

Eaton MEDC BG2 - Ordering Requirements

Eaton MEDC BG2 – Ordering Requirements

ATEX Call Points

ATEX Call Points

Eaton MEDC

Eaton MEDC have developed ATEX products designed for harsh and hazardous area conditions and where there is a risk of explosion due to the presence of flammable atmospheres both onshore and offshore – since 1975 MEDC have been designers and manufacturers of alarm, signal, control and communications equipment. T&D distribute the extensive range of Eaton MEDC ATEX Certified manual call points, visual, audible alarms, loudspeakers and telephones for hazardous area workplaces, including Zone 1 & Zone 2 explosive atmospheres.

Thorne & Derrick, are the Explosive Atmosphere Experts, distributing an extensive range of ATEX Certified Equipment including heat tracing cables and systems, electrical heating products, electrical enclosures and plug/sockets outlets.

Complete range of LV-HV Cable Joints, Terminations, Cleats & Glands are available to support installation of power, control and instrumentation cables up to 33kV – includes Cold Shrink for use in hazardous areas to provide electrical insulation and cable protection.