Appleton™ Division 2 Contender™ Series Control Stations and Pilot Lights

Appleton

Appleton™ Division 2 Contender™ Series Control Stations and Pilot Lights

Appleton

Appleton™ Division 2 Contender™ Series factory sealed control stations are for use in washdown areas and other damp, wet and highly corrosive areas for control operation of motors and other equipment. A variety of push buttons and selector switches are available for use in conjunction with contactors or magnetic starters for remote control of motors in hazardous locations. Pilot lights are available to provide visual assurance that an electrical function is being performed at a remote or local location.

Specifications

NEC and CEC Certifications and Compliances
Class I, Division 2, Groups B, C, D; Zone 2; Class II, Division 1 and 2, Groups E, F, G; Class III; NEMA?3, 3R, 4, 4X, 12; IP66
Standard Materials and Finishes
Backbox is malleable iron with triple-coat finish (1) zinc electroplate, (2) chromate, and (3) epoxy powder coat or copperfree (4/10 of 1% max.) aluminum with epoxy powder coat finish. Cover is copperfree aluminum with epoxy powder coat finish. Screws are stainless steel. Gasket is silicone
Temperature Rating
-25 °C to +40 °C (-13 °F to -104 °F)
Modified Operation Three Position Selector Switches
Momentary contact right position, spring return to center, maintained contact left position (with or without alternate contacts). Momentary contact left position, spring return to center, maintained contact right position. See catalog pages for details
Available Options
Green, amber, blue, white UCPL pilot light color. Vdc pilot light. Red, green, amber, black, yellow, blue momentary push button colors. Alternate contacts. See catalog pages for details

Features

  • Factory sealed, eliminates the need for adding sealing fittings and compound at each conduit entrance
  • Epoxy powder coat finish for enhanced corrosion resistance
  • Corrosion resistant captive stainless steel screws holds cover to body
  • Silicone gasket ensures high degree of water ingress protection
  • Bodies furnished with internal ground screw and external ground lug
  • Wide variety of devices and options results in a control station tailor-made to the application
  • Pilot light employs LED cluster with lifetime of 100,000 hours that can be used at either 120 Vac or 240 Vac. Optional pilot light has 12/24 Vdc ratings
  • Improved pilot light featuring enhanced circuitry to prevent ghost voltage
  • The Labyrinth switch used in push buttons and selector switches is rated A600 heavy pilot duty and P150
  • Push buttons and selector switches have Vac and Vdc ratings as standard

Documents & Drawings