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The Larson Electronics EPL-24-1L Explosion Proof Fluorescent Light Fixture is U.S./Canada U.L. approved Class 1 Division 1, Class 2 Division 1 and for hazardous locations where flammable chemical/petrochemical vapors exist or have the potential to exist.
The EPL-24-1L fixture is a 2 foot long, 1 lamp, UL listed Class 1 Division 1 and Class 2 Division 1 & 2 explosion proof fluorescent light and an ideal choice for use in applications where space is at a premium. This T6 temperature rated fixture comes standard with a F24-T5/HO lamp and is available with a variety of lamp options which are listed below. The lamp is protected by heat and impact resistant Pyrex tubes and the fixture is constructed of copper free aluminum alloy. The lamp reflector is corrosion resistant heavy gauge aluminum and coated with a high gloss reflective finish. This fixture is multi-voltage capable and is U.L. approved for use in paint spray booths.
The EPL-24-1L provides operators in hazardous locations with a compact, reliable and affordable lighting solution that provides the best explosion proof protection available without sacrificing light quality or fixture durability.
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NOTE ON LAMPS: We offer a choice of bulbs with all of our explosion proof fluorescent fixtures. We standardize on the T5HO bulbs mostly for their longevity and high output. However, many of our customers, including Naval bases, shipyards, oil rigs and petrochemical processing plants operate in very cold conditions and T12HO bulbs operate well in those environments. The T12VHO, 110 watt Very High Output lamps make this fixture an ideal replacement for 400 watt metal halide surface mount fixtures in hazardous location areas requiring Class 1 Division 1 rated lights. *However, the 110 watt T12VHO lamp configuration is not appropriate for paint spray booth applications.
Additional mounting options: Unless otherwise specified, our standard, most popular configuration is the bracket end mounting shown in the photos above. We also offer a pendant mount for those needing to suspend the fixture away from the ceiling surface (i.e. suspend from pipe or conduit).
Standard Bracket Mounts: Each bracket is cinched to the bracket mounting peg on each side of the light. The angle of the bracket is set by tightening two cap screws on either side of the bracket. The cap screws act as a set screw. The bracket itself is mounted via a single bolt hole at the top the bracket. There are two brackets, one on each end of the light. Once the brackets are mounted to a surface (ceiling, floor or wall), the light fixture can be removed from the brackets by loosening the cap screws that hold the bracket to the mounting peg. The first picture shown above illustrates the ballast side bracket and also shows the access caps for changing the bulbs. The second picture shows the bracket at the opposite end of the fluorescent light.
|Made in USA Quality
1. Each unit dialectically tested.
2. Fixture arrives assembled and lamped to reduce installation time and cost. Adjustable mounting brackets enable the operator to choose any mounting angle for the fixture, where other models may only offer one or three choices.
3. Fixture constructed of extruded corrosion resistant copper free aluminum alloy.
4. Over-sized, finned ballast housing for 800 mA fixtures provides more heat dissipation and extends ballast life. Ballast housing easily accessible and externally mounted. Top and bottom covers secured with nuts and bolts, instead of threaded through holes, which can be damaged with dirt.
5. Heavy gauge extruded aluminum reflectors with high gloss reflective finish. Resists dents and corrosion.
6. A wrench is used to unscrew the end caps for relamping the fixture, while other models require the “tap and knock off” method to loosen the end cap.
7. Explosion proof, impact and heat resistant Pyrex tubes provide lamp protection.
F24-T5HO – 2000 lumens, 20,000 hours life, 5000 Kelvin color, CRI 85 RHA-UNV-254-LT5 Ballast is THD<10% and HPF .98
F24-T12/HO – 1650 lumens, 9,000 hours life, 4100 Kelvin color
F17-T8 – 1325 lumens per bulb, 24,000 hours life, 4100 Kelvin color
F24-T12-D-HO – 1650 lumens, 9,000 hours life, 5100 Kelvin color (76 CRI - Color Rendition) - This specialty lamp is designed to mimic daylight conditions. For paint spray booth operators requiring a brighter color light than a traditional "cool white", this bulb can be useful.
Note: There is some confusion on T-12 bulbs. There are 2 types of T-12 bulbs. The older T-12 bulbs ran on magnetic ballasts. Those ballasts have vanished and the T-12 bulbs that work with those ballasts are vanishing as well. All of our explosion proof fluorescent fixtures use electronic ballasts and the F48-T12/HO bulb is widely available and low cost to replace. We use Philips bulbs and they plan to continue the T-12 series indefinitely, as does GE. In fact, GE is now selling an electronic ballast replacement for T12 based fixtures that formerly operated with their magnetic ballasts.
Specifications / Additional Information
|EPL-24-1L Explosion Proof
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|UL Listing: United States - Canada
||Class 1 Division 1, Groups C and D|
|Dimensions: W-5.625" L-27.5" H-8.5 "
||Class 1 Division 2, Group A,B,C,D|
|Weight: 27.5 Lbs
||Class II Division 1- 2, Groups E,F,G |
|Total Watts: 24 watts*
||UL 844, 924|
|Voltage: Multi- 120V-60hz 220V-50hz 240V-60hz 277V-60hz
||UL 1598 Marine Type|
|Total Lumens: STD-T5-HO Bulbs 2000
||UL 595 Outdoor Marine Type (Saltwater)|
|Lamp Life Expectancy: STD-T5-HO Bulbs 20,000 Hours
||UL listed for Paint Spray Booths*|
|Efficiency: STD-T5-HO Bulbs 83 Lumens per Watt
||California Title 24 Compliant|
|Ambient Operating Temp Range:-30 C to 70 C
|Beam Angle: N/A
||Special Orders- Requirements|
|Color Temp: 4100K-
||Contact us for special requirements |
|Mounting: Bracket Standard - Pendant Optional
|Wiring Hub: 1/2 inch threaded
||Toll Free: 1-800-369-6671|
|U.L Approval: U.S Certificate Canada Certificate
|Operating Temp Rating: T6 Rated
|Minimum Operating Temp: -30 C
|Maximum Case Temp: 90 C
|*Wattage totals are lamps only and may vary with different lamps.