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DeviceNet in Class 1 Div. 2 areas

DeviceNet in Class 1 Div. 2 areas

DeviceNet in Class 1 Div. 2 areas

Does anyone know the rules on devicenet installations in Cl. 1 Div. 2 areas??? We have plug connectors to various devices (which are rated Cl. 1, Div. 2) and I am told I'll need "lock fast" jackets over connectors (to avoid any chance of them falling out) but I can find no written evidence of this.  These plugs are made such that they disconnect conductors before they are exposed.

RE: DeviceNet in Class 1 Div. 2 areas

hugh, I'm just wondering if this is an IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission - generally non-US standards) related question?  I suspect you would be better off in one of the other forums on this site.

RE: DeviceNet in Class 1 Div. 2 areas

Thanks UKpete - you are correct, I'm kinda new to this web site as you may have guessed......

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