EXHEAT FP-RCH Hazardous Area Storage Water Heater – ATEX Certified Zone 1 & Zone 2
ATEX Water Heater | Zone 1 & Zone 2 (IIA, IIB, IIC) Hazardous Areas
EXHEAT FP-RCH hazardous area storage water heaters provide certified heating for Zone 1 & Zone 2 (Flammable Gas) hazardous areas and explosive atmospheres according to ATEX Directive. The FP-RCH range of water heaters provide bulk storage water heating and is ideal for vented water storage requirements.
The FP-RCH water heaters are suitable for single or multi-outlet use in applications such as laboratories, chemical plants, offshore installations, wash rooms in petrochemical installations and rest rooms on oil jetties that are designated as Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas, where the flammable atmosphere is a Group IIA, IIB or IIC gas.
The EXHEAT FP-RCH heaters are available in a range of different capacities from 25 to 100 litre all fitted with a control thermostat adjustable to 65ºC and can be wall mounted with either a right or a left hand water inlet connection.
Features of EXHEAT FP-RCH Water Heaters
- Hazardous Area Certification – ATEX standards
- Direct connection to the incoming mains water supply
- Installation of Water Heater – Easy wall mounting, with right or left hand water inlet connection
- Self contained cold water feed tank with integral ball valve
- Choice of capacity from 25 to 100 litres
EXHEAT FP-RCH Hazardous Area Storage Water Heater – Applications
Applications for water heaters include:
- Washrooms in petrochemical installations
- Rest rooms on oil jetties
- Offshore installations
- Chemical plants
EXHEAT FP-RCH Hazardous Area ATEX Certification & Installation
Certification: ATEX II 2 G
Ex d IIC T4 Gb Zone 1 and 2
CU TR (formerly GOST); CSA; Inmetro; KGS; CNEx; CCOE
When installing, the EXHEAT FP-RCH hazardous area storage water heater can be easily wall mounted and should be positioned a minimum of 1 metre above the highest draw off point.
EXHEAT FP-RCH Hazardous Area Flameproof Storage Water Heater Technical Specifications
|Casing||Hot water storage and cold water feed tanks are both manufactured from copper sheet with brazed seams|
|Casing||Corrosion proofed steel with white enamel finish|
|Insulation||CFC free, foiled, urethane slab|
|Heating Element||High quality 80/20 Nickel Chrome resistance wire compacted in Magnesium element insulating powder and encased in Incoloy 825 metal sheath|
|Enclosure||Cast Aluminium alloy with one M25 cable entry, external and internal earths and screwed terminal cover|
|Controls||Box cut out for T class hazardous area protection and float switch for element protection|
|Mounting||Wall mounting – minimum 1 metre above the highest draw off point|
|Rating||2KW, 240V water heater|
|Hazardous Area Certification||ATEX certified Ex II 2 G|
Ex’d’ IIC T4 to T6
EN60079-0 and EN60079-1
EXHEAT FP-RCH Flameproof Storage Water Heater Product Range
|Part Number||Hazardous Area||Capacity (Litres)||Water Heater Dimensions||Weight (Kg)|
|Hot Water||Cold Water||Empty||Full|
|EXHEAT FP-RCH25||Zone 1 & Zone 2||25 Litres||8 Litres||Overall Height – 780mm,Overall Length – 470mm, Overall Width – 210mm||24||57|
|EXHEAT FP-RCH50||Zone 1 & Zone 2||50 Litres||24 Litres||Overall Height – 780mm,Overall Length – 470mm, Overall Width – 210mm||36||110|
|EXHEAT FP-RCH75||Zone 1 & Zone 2||75 Litres||24 Litres||Overall Height – 780mm,Overall Length – 470mm, Overall Width – 210mm||41||140|
|EXHEAT FP-RCH100||Zone 1 & Zone 2||100 Litres||24 Litres||Overall Height – 780mm,Overall Length – 470mm, Overall Width – 210mm||44||168|
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