Atex/IECEx certified, WEG W22Xd flameproof motors are designed to cope with the rigours and aggressiveness of explosive atmospheres, while delivering the added benefits of high efficiency. Motors available with the IE2 or IE3 energy efficiency rating offer minimised noise, vibration, and low operating temperature for increased reliability and safety.
The WEG W22Xd flameproof electric motor is classified for Group I (mines susceptible to firedamp) and Group II (surface industries), for gases Group IIB and IIC, suitable for use in hazardous area defined as Zone 1 and Zone 2 – Gases and Vapours, and Zone 21 and Zone 22 –Combustible or Ignitable Fibres.
The advantage of one motor carrying dual certification for gas and dust facilitates a reduction in inventory costs for users as a common motor frame can be used with different types and sizes of terminal boxes.
With the WEG W22Xd range, Zest WEG Group has the capability to provide flameproof motor solutions for application in virtually all extreme conditions including those with ambient temperatures from minus 55°C to plus 60°C and altitudes up to 5 000 metres above sea level.
Zest Weg Group Africa
Kirsten Larkan, Tel: (011) 723-6000