Speciality Lighting: Class 1 Div 1 Lighting




Explosion Proof lights have to be good, none more so than a Class 1 Div 1 Light. In today's market, its hard to find this type of light and not pay a kings ransom. Read this, we think you will like what we have to offer.


Class 1 Environments

Class 1 environments are dangerous, typically there is chemical or fuel vapors that are highly explosive. So a light needs to be built well and pass all the tests. This is where you will typically find a class 1 light:

Class I areas are those in which inflammable gases or vapors are or may be present in the air in quantities sufficient to produce explosive or ignitable mixtures. Class I Environments include:
  • Petroleum refining facilities
  • Ethanol facilities
  • Dip tanks containing flammable or combustible liquids
  • Dry cleaning plants
  • Petrochemical plants
  • Plants manufacturing organic coatings
  • Petroleum dispensing areas
  • Solvent extraction plants
  • Plants manufacturing or using pyroxyle (nitrocellulose) type and other plastics
  • Locations where inhalation anesthetics are used
  • Utility gas plants, operations involving storage and handling of liquefied petroleum and natural gas
  • Aircraft hangers and fuel servicing areas

The LED Solution for Class 1 Div 1

This light is unique in many ways. It can act as both a flood light and a highbay, with both trunnion mount and pendant mount available with the same fixture. The light produces over 19,000 lumens in its most powerful format, making it a perfect 400W HID replacement. Need less? Its available in 80W to replace 250W HID.


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