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Mineral Insulated Resistance Thermometers - Pt100 Sensors

with die cast alloy head - ATEX /IECEx approved

Our ATEX / IECEx approved flexible mineral insulated platinum resistance thermometers utilise, as standard, detector elements with a resistance of 100 ohms @ 0°C and a fundamental interval of 38.5 ohms to IEC 60751. Single, duplex and triplex elements are available.
  • Available in a wide range of protection concepts for Zones 0, 1 & 2 use. See table below for details
  • Temperature classification T6-T1, see here for stand-off requirements
  • Available in B, A, 1/3, 1/5 and 1/10 grade accuracies
  • Sheath diameters from 4.5mm to 8.0mm
  • 316 seamless stainless steel sheath (other grades/materials available)
  • Wide operating temperature range of -100°C to +600°C
  • UKAS calibration available.
  • click here to see our complete range of ATEX/IEXEx approved sensors and products
Available with the following approvals:

Protection Type Description Zone
Ex nA IIC Gc Non-Sparking (Gas) 2
Ex d IIC Gb Flameproof (Gas) 1
Ex ia IIC Ga Intrinsically Safe (Gas) 0
Ex tb IIIC Db Enclosure (Dust) 21
Ex tc IIIC Dc Enclosure (Dust) 22



Enquiry Form

1. No. of Elements


2. Protection Concept


Concept Type Select
Ex d Flameproof/Explosion Proof
Ex ia Intrinsically Safe
Ex nA Non-Sparking
Ex tb Enclosure
Ex tc Enclosure

Your chosen concept is:


Ex d Flameproof/Explosion Proof – Category 2, Zones 1,2 (Gas)
• Ex d IIC T6...T1 Gb Ta = –40°C to 60°C
• Standard EN IEC 60079-1 refers
• Designed to contain an explosion and quench the flame
• Sensors incorporate a suitable heavy duty enclosure or threaded fitting with tight seals

Your chosen concept is:


Ex e Increased Safety – Category 2, Zones 1,2 (Gas)
• Ex e IIC T6...T1 Gb Ta = –40°C to 60°C
• Standard EN IEC 60079-7 refers
• Design ensures no arcs, sparks or hot surfaces that could ignite an explosive mixture with a minimum IP54 enclosure rating
• Sensors incorporate a suitable heavy duty enclosure or threaded fitting with tight seals

Your chosen concept is:


Ex ia Intrinsically Safe – Category 1, Zones 0,1,2 (Gas)
• Ex ia IIC T6...T1 Ga Ta = –40°C to 60°C
• Standard EN IEC 60079-11 refers
• Designed to limit the energy of arcs or sparks that could potentially ignite an explosive mixture
• Sensors used in this area must be wired through a suitably approved barrier
• Optional approved 4 to 20mA transmitters available

Your chosen concept is:


Ex nA Non-Sparking – Category 3, Zone 2 (Gas)
• Ex nA IIC Gc T6…T2
• Standard EN IEC 60079-15 refers
• No arcs, sparks or hot surfaces

Your chosen concept is:


Ex tb Enclosure – Category 2, Zones 21, 22 (Dust)
• Ex tb IIIC T80°C…T440°C Db
• Standard EN IEC 60079-31 refers
• Protects against combustible and conductive dusts, rugged tight enclosures are used

Your chosen concept is:


Ex tc Non-Sparking – Category 3, Zone 22 (Dust)
• Ex tc IIIC T85°C...T450°C Dc
• Standard EN IEC 61241 refers
• Protects against combustible dusts
• Sensors incorporate a suitable heavy duty enclosure with IP6X seal

3. Number of Wires


4. Sheath Diameter


5. Sheath Length


 mm*

6. Tolerance of Element


Grade

Accuracy

@ 0ºC

Accuracy

@ 100ºC

Select
B +/- 0.30ºC +/- 0.80ºC
A +/- 0.15ºC +/- 0.35ºC
1/3 +/- 0.08ºC +/- 0.19ºC
1/5 +/- 0.05ºC +/- 0.15ºC
1/10 +/- 0.03ºC +/- 0.12ºC

8. Optional Compression Fitting


8. Optional 4 to 20mA Transmitter


9. Quantity Required


Contact Details


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Title/Dept.


Email


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Wiring Diagram Sheath Materials

INSULATED
Hot junction insulated from sheath. Gives floating output with typical insulation resistance in excess of 100 megohms