Larson Electronics Releases Explosion-Proof Control Station Switchboard, ATEX/IECEx, 400V AC 50Hz

Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting and equipment sectors, announced the release of an explosion-proof control station switchboard, offering control of connected devices and machines in flammable work settings. This unit is compatible with 400V AC 50Hz and contains one main board and two branch boards. This copper-free aluminum 160-amp unit is made of copper-free aluminum and features 13 aluminum plugs.

The ATEX-EPSB-1M2B-400V.50HZ-M1 explosion-proof control station switchboard is secured on a modular frame with floor mounting brackets and carries an ATEX/IECEx rating. This switchboard is rated three-phase 400V AC 50Hz with a power rating of 160 amps. The main board is 63kW 100-amp 4-pole 400V 50Hz and features a direct-mounted external front operating handle disconnect. The two branch boards feature eight 16-amp 2-pole 220V 50Hz outgoing MCBs with an ICU of 10kA and two 16-amp 2-pole 220V 50Hz spare MCBs with an ICU of 10kA.

Larson Electronics’ explosion-proof control station switchboard has safety and protection features that include adjustable short circuit, adjustable overload, earth leakage and on/off indicators. External push-buttons allow operators to switch the circuit breakers on and off. Three-phase failure, over/under voltage and phase sequence protection can be found on this unit as well as a 35kA breaking capacity on the main switchboard. This unit is rated IP66 and has a T6 temperature rating.

This switchboard features a total of 13 aluminum plugs (one M63x1.5 and 12 M25x1.5) and is compatible with stanchion mounting requirements and comes with floor mounting brackets. Suitable applications for this unit include use in petroleum refineries, paint spray booths, manufacturing facilities, storage centers, small motors and more.

About Larson Electronics LLC: Larson Electronics LLC is a manufacturer of industrial lighting equipment and accessories. The company offers an extensive catalog of industry-grade lighting and power distribution products for the following sectors: manufacturing, construction, food processing, oil and gas, military, marine and automobile. Customers can benefit from the company’s hands-on, customized approach to lighting solutions. Larson Electronics provides expedited service for quotes, customer support and shipments.

For further information, please contact:

Rob Bresnahan, President and CEO

Toll-free: 1-888-351-2363

Int’l: 214-616-6180

Fax: 903-498-3364


Source: Larson Electronics


Categories: Chemicals, Agriculture and Horticulture, Food and Beverage Manufacturing, Heavy Machinery

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