Larson Electronics releases a Class 1 Division 2 Fluorescent Light Fixture with a Neoprene Gasket Seal|
Larson Electronics has added to its extensive
industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a Class 1
fluorescent light fixture designed for use in wet areas and marine
environments. This fixture has a T4C temperature rating and is
designed to handle the rigors of wet and corrosive marine environments.
hazardous area fluorescent light fixture from Larson Electronics
designed for use in wet areas and saltwater-marine environments where
resistance is critical to equipment longevity and safety. This Class 1
2 rated fixture is constructed of non-corrosive materials including
housing reinforced with glass fiber, a poured in neoprene gasket for
sealing and an impact resistant acrylic diffuser. Eight corrosion
plastic latches secure the lamp cover to the housing and provides a
against the poured in seal to prevent drips and water intrusion. This
is UL 844 rated and Class 1 Division 2 Groups A, B, C, D, approved and
carries a UL 1598A outdoor marine rating and meets US Coast Guard
specifications. This fluorescent light fixture comes equipped with two
T8, or T12HO lamps and is equipped with a universal ballast that can
120V to 277V AC.
The fixture is mounted with flange type stainless
mounts attached at each end of the fixture which enables the fixture to
secured to any surface. These mounts provide some shock absorbency
while enabling the user to simply mount the fixture with through-hole
protrude on each side of the fixture. These fixtures also provide a
mount option for operators who need to hang the fixture from a ceiling.
fixture is equipped with two ¾” NPT hubs, one on each end of the
Operators bring rigid pipe down to the threaded mounting hubs. Wiring
down through the rigid pipe to one of the NPT hubs and tied in to the
lead wires, completing the electrical connection. The remaining pendant
provides support for the opposite end of the fixture.
“Although silicone gaskets are high heat
silicone is attacked and broken down by certain chemicals,” said Rob
with Larsonelectronics.com. “By incorporating a neoprene gasket on this
fixture, it is resistant to moderate chemicals and acids, as well as
fats, greases, and solvents.”
Larson Electronics carries an extensive line of
proof LED lights, LED work lights, light towers, intrinsically safe
portable work lights and industrial grade LED area lights. You can view
Electronics’ entire line of industrial grade lighting by visiting them
web at LarsonElectronics.com.
You can also call 1-800-369-6671 to learn more about all of Larson
lighting products or call 1-214-616-6180 for international inquiries.