KS 8810 Hand Lamp

The ex-proof hand lamp KS-8810 is a hand lamp for use in potentially explosive areas and is used, for example, as a fire brigade torch. The light torch is operated by four AA cells and, despite its low weight, is shock and impact protected.

SKU: KS 8810 Categories: , ,

Description

Built-in pressure relief valve
Magnetic switch with safety lock
Impact and shock-resistant housing
Color: Yellow

Categories

Potentially hazardous locations are divided into Zones

  • 0, 1, 2 for Gas, Vapor, Mist
  • 20, 21, 22 for Dust

Torches approved for usage in these zones are divided in Categories (1, 2, 3). An accidental explosion in a hazardous location could mean serious injury for an employee. Only an authorised supervisor should decide the Lighting ATEX Category for each Zone after strict evaluation.

CATEGORY 1 CATEGORY 2 CATEGORY 3
Zone 0 / 20 Zone 1 / 21 Zone 2 / 22
Zone Criteria Where an explosive atmosphere is continuously present, or present for long periods of time.
(>1000 h./year)
Still safe with two faults.
Where an atmosphere is likely to occur in normal operation.
(Between 10 >1000 h./year)
Increased safety under abnormal operating conditions.
Where an explosive atmosphere is not likely to occur in normal operation and if it does occur it will exist only for a short period of time.
(< 10 h./year) Equipment which is appropriate under normal conditions.
Hazard Certain Likely Not Likely
Approved Categories 1G
1D
1G/2G
1D/2D
1G/2G/3G
1D/2D/3D

Specifications

Firebreak SA_KS 8810 Hand Lamp