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The correct use of sealing fittings

Friday, 1 January 2010 PDF icon The correct use of sealing fittings
A conduit system should be provided with sealing fittings, through which run the electrical conductors, outside each enclosure containing equipment that can spark. Once completed the assembly, the sealing fitting must be completely sealed with a special resin in order to prevent that a possible explosion occurred inside the enclosure can be propagated to the whole system of interconnected pipes, causing a devastating explosion. Too often in plants, the sealing fittings are open, not sealed or sealed incorrectly.

2012 - Harmonised standards ATEX

2012 - Harmonised standards ATEX
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