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Hazardous Location Motors

Our extensive line of Division 1 Explosion Proof motors are designed and built to contain an explosion inside and not propagate it into the surrounding atmosphere. Approval listings are available for Class I (Gas) and or Class II (Dust) hazardous environments. Suitable for fixed speed, sine wave only operation.


  • UL & CSA approved
  • Motors to be suitable for Class I, Groups A, B, C & D, Division 2 are available as any enclosure
  • Motors suitable for Class II, Groups F & G, Division 2 are available in TEFC, TEFC-XT, TEBC, TEAAC and TEWAC only
  • Any grounding provisions must be in the main conduit box
  • Motor accessories must be non-sparking or approved for Explosion Proof (XP) duty
  • Ambient may not exceed 60˚C (make addition for higher than 40˚C ambient as required)
  • Space heaters, if required, must have a sheath temperature not exceeding 80% of the ignition temperature of the appropriate class and group
  • Totally enclosed heavy guage steel and cast iron construction
  • 60Hz & 50Hz data included on the nameplate
  • 1.0 Service Factor
  • Super-E® explosion proof motors have NEMA Premium® efficiency and 3 year warranty
  • Fixed speed sine wave operation only

Common Applications

  • Compressors
  • Pumps
  • Fans
  • Conveyors
  • Gear Reducers