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UKIVA Machine Vision Conference



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PPMA Show 2021

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

28/09/2021 - 30/09/2021

PPMA Show 2021 will be the UK’s largest ever event dedicated to state-of-the-art processing and (more)

Southern Manufacturing

Farnborough, Hants(GU14 6TQ)

06/10/2021 - 07/10/2021

Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is the most comprehensive annual industrial exhibition in the (more)

Advanced Engineering 2021

NEC Birmingham(B40 1NT)

03/11/2021 - 04/11/2021

Join us in our 12th and most important edition to date, as we invite engineers and management from all (more)

ABB offers full range of IECEx certified IE2 motors

ABB offers full range of IECEx certified IE2 motors ABB can now offer a complete range of high-efficiency motors for explosive atmospheres with the launch of IE2 motors in frame sizes 80 to 132. The full range of ABB IECEx/ATEX certified motors now covers frame sizes 80 to 450, with power ratings of 0.55 kW - 950 kW. The motors are rated at efficiency class IE2 at 400 V 50 Hz.

The motors are available in 2 to 8 pole versions, in all protection classes. High-efficiency means savings in energy costs and reduced CO2 emissions while also offering the advantages of increased safety, longer lifetime, lower maintenance, higher reliability and uninterrupted production.

A wide range of variants are available to meet the needs of the demanding chemical, oil and gas industry and of large end users both on- and off-shore. The motors offer insulation class F as standard and are rated temperature rise class B. Following ABB recommendations for variable-speed drive (VSD) duty, the standard motor is suitable for VSDs up to 500 V.

The motors are based on a proven, highly successful design that has been developed to offer further improvements. An improved fastening of the fan cover on sizes 80 to 112 prevents vibration problems, while detachable forged steel feet offer maximum durability and superior resistance to shock loads.

Motors for explosive atmospheres are not covered by the EU MEPS energy saving regulations, for instance, but they are included in IEC standard 60034-30. Demand for high efficiency motors for explosive atmospheres is clearly increasing, and ABB can now meet this demand with a complete range of products in all protection types.

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