Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP – Pepperl Fuchs LCP

Zones 1 & Zone 2 (21/22) Hazardous Areas

Pepperl Fuchs LCP control units with Ex e Increased Safety explosion protection can easily be used with a wide variety of operators, labels, cable glands and accessories in hazardous area locations, including Zone 1/Zone 2 (gas) and Zone 21/Zone 22 (dust). 

Pepperl Fuchs LCP Ex e control unit can be configured to meet the application requirements of the user and care is taken to ensure that the space is used efficiently. The control units are manufactured from glass fiber reinforced polyester (GRP).

All materials and components of the LCP control units are manufactured to the highest quality and therefore can be used in ambient temperatures between -40 °C and +55 °C.

Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP

Pepperl Fuchs LCP

Features

  • Glass fiber reinforced polyester (GRP) enclosures
  • Control units suitable for operation in Zones 1, 2, 21 and 22 hazardous areas
  • Certified to Ex de and Ex tb explosion protection   
  • Up to 4 operators per control unit, base-mounted contact blocks
  • Optional operators, including:
  1. Pushbuttons
  2. LED indicators
  3. LED indicators for Ex i circuits
  4. Illuminated pushbuttons
  5. Emergency stop buttons
  6. Pushbuttons with key release
  7. Control switches
  8. Potentiometers
  9. Ammeters/Voltmeters
  • Customizable configuration of operators and cable gland types as per specification
  • Wide range of labels and accessories available
  • Degree of protection IP66
Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP - Pepperl Fuchs LCP - Configuration Options

Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP – Pepperl Fuchs LCP – Configuration Options

INCREASED SAFETY EX E CONTROL UNITS GRP

PEPPERL FUCHS LCP

TechnIcal Data

Control Unit Electrical Specification
Operating voltage250 V AC max
Operating current16 A max
Control Unit Mechanical Specification
Cover fixing M6 stainless steel socket cap head screws
Protection degree IP66
Cable entry cable glands as per specification
Cable entry areas face A and face B
Terminal capacity 2.5 mm²
Material
Enclosure carbon loaded, anti static glass fiber reinforced polyester (GRP)
Finish moulded, self-colour black
Seal one piece solid silicone rubber
Weight see spec sheet
Grounding 2.5 mm² earth terminal
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature -40 … 55 °C (-40 … 131 °F) @ T4 -40 … 40 °C (-40 … 104 °F) @ T6 -50 °C (-58 °F) on request
Data for application in connection with Ex hazardous areas
EC-Type Examination Certificate SIRA 13ATEX3059X
Group, category, type of protection, temperature class Ex II 2 GD Ex de IIC T6, T5, T4 Gb Ex tb IIIC T80 °C, T95 °C, T130 °C Db
International approvals
IECEx approval IECEx SIR 13.0021
Customs Union TR RU C-DE B.00567
Conformity
Protection degree EN 60529
General information
Supplementary information EC-Type Examination Certificate, Statement of Conformity, Declaration of Conformity, Attestation of Conformity and instructions have to be observed where applicable
Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP - Pepperl Fuchs LCP - Dimensions

Increased Safety Ex e Control Units GRP – Pepperl Fuchs LCP – Dimensions

Pepperl Fuchs LCP Part NumberDimensions (mm)Fixation (mm)Weight
ABCC1KGHDiam. J (kg)
LCP11101101011481251107870.9
LCP22201101011482352207872
LCP32201101011482352207872
LCP42201101011482352207872

* Weight shows empty enclosure; it will increase according to operators and installations. Dimension C1 is maximum, it will differ according to operator elements. Standard cable entries: Face A: 1 x M20 polyamide stopping plug Face B: 1 x M20 polyamide cable gland

INCREASED SAFETY EX E CONTROL UNITS

hazardous area ATEX Certification

ATEX Control Units

ATEX Control Units

ATEXII 2 GD

Ex de IIC T6, T5, T4 Gb

Ex tb IIIC T80 °C, T95 °C, T130 °C Db

Ex e Increased Safety Control units

An increased safety Ex e control unit is explosion protected by an enclosure which prevents the ignition of potentially explosive gases in hazardous area Zones 1 and Zone 2. The explosion protection concept of Ex e is to prevent sparks and hot surfaces inside and outside the electrical enclosure in normal operations.

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