Ametek released its Rotron EN and CP regenerative blowers incorporating explosion-proof AC motors to provide ideal solutions for a wide range of environmental remediation and chemical processing applications.
These motors are UL and CSA approved for Class 1 Group D explosive gas atmospheres to promote safe operation in potentially hazardous locations.
According to the company, typically applications include spot sourcing, vent header off-gassing, landfill gas recovery and scrubbing.
The motors can accommodate international voltage and frequency requirements and can deliver the necessary horsepower to satisfy the demanding applications.
Standard features for ROTRON “EN” and “CP” blowers with explosion-proof motors include:
- heavy-duty cast aluminum housing.
- cover and manifold.
- cast iron threaded flanges.
- PTFE lip seal to contain leakage.
- sealed assembly to minimize leakage.
- permanently sealed ball bearings engineered for long service life.
Blowers additionally can be supplied with corrosion-resistant surface treatments, sealing options, a variety of available accessories, and otherwise can be customized, according to Ametek.