Akron Electric || Explosion Proof Enclosures

     

Akron Electric, Inc. is a division of the Akron Foundry Company, an aluminum foundry specializing in sand, permanent mold and low-pressure permanent mold castings.  Akron Electric manufactures a complete line of aluminum explosion proof enclosures.

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AXJ Explosion-Proof Junction Boxes

  • Designed for use as junction, splice or pull boxes
  • Commonly used in hazardous areas in conjunction with rigid conduit systems
  • Raised cover design increases available internal depth
  • Options include: NEMA 4X O-ring for outdoor and wash-down applications
  • Factory machined or field drilled and tapped capable while maintaining certifications
  • E3 triple lead stainless steel captive quick thread bolt available as an option
  • Expanded flame path approved for group B applications
  • Over 75 sizes now available

CXJ Explosion-Proof Control Stations

  • Control stations for use with Akron Electric brand pilot devices or others.
  • The CXJ Series also can be modified for round and custom window requirements.
  • Raised cover design increases available internal volume to accommodate more components.
  • UL and CSA approved with round windows ranging from 1” to 7 5’8” viewing
  • Square and rectangular windows UL/cUL approved
  • Auxiliary devices approved for installation in cover and side walls
  • Covers approved for 2 ½” c-c installation of pilot devices
  • Options include: Nema 4X O-ring for outdoor and wash-down applications
  • Factory machined or field drilled and tapped capable while maintaining certifications
  • E3 triple lead stainless steel captive quick thread bold available as an option
  • Expanded flame path approved for Group B applications

Threaded Meter / Instrumentation Enclosures

  • Threaded solid or glass cover enclosures
  • For use as junction or splice boxes
  • Install electrical components including meters, circuit board assemblies,
    instrumentation and controls
  • Nema 4X standard for outdoor/wash-down applications
  • Light weight corrosion resistant copper free aluminum
  • Attractive stainless steel sand blast finish
  • Epoxy coating available

Push Button Stations

  • Internal flange design
  • AXI/CXI/CXP enclosures are rated for Groups C&D only
  • For use as a junction box, push buttons stations or small control station
  • Accommodate Akron Electric brand standard or mini type pilot devices
  • Nema 4X

Motor Starter and Circuit Breaker Enclosures

  • Full voltage reversing and non-reversing starters
  • Manual starters
  • Enclosures supplied complete with electrical internals or enclosure only
  • Non-wired starters
  • NEMA and IEC product offering

Lighting & Power Distribution Panel Boards

ATEX Directive / Flameproof Series