Appleton™ UniCode™ Series Factory Sealed Control Stations and Pilot Lights

Appleton

Appleton™ UniCode™ Series Factory Sealed Control Stations and Pilot Lights

Appleton

Appleton™ UniCode™ 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. They provide circuit control and/or selection. Pilot lights are available to provide visual assurance that an electrical function is being performed at a remote or local hazardous location.

Specifications

NEC and CEC Certifications and Compliances
Class I, Division 2, Groups B, C, D; Class I, Zone 2, Group IIC; Class II, Groups E, F, G; Class III; Type 3, 3R, 4, 4X; IP66
Standard Materials
Fiberglass reinforced thermoset polyester body and cover; stainless steel and Noryl™ standard hub, union hub and ground plate; UCPB push button and UCSS selector switch operators are polyester, Valox™ and stainless steel; stainless steel screws; glass jewel pilot light
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 UCPL pilot light. Vdc pilot light. Green, black maintained mushroom head push button. Red, green momentary mushroom head push button. Red, green, black, yellow, blue momentary push button. Alternate contacts. Stainless steel mounting feet. See catalog pages for details

Features

  • Ideal for installation in chemical and petrochemical plants, refineries, pulp and paper processing plants and other process industries
  • Enclosures constructed of specially formulated fiberglass reinforced thermoset polyester with low surface resistivity that will not hold a static charge
  • Corrosion resistant captive stainless steel screws hold covers to body
  • Durable materials and construction exceeds UL environmental requirements including impact
  • Both the standard hub and union hub provide ground path continuity in feed-thru applications
  • Factory sealed, eliminates the need for adding sealing fittings and compound at each conduit entrance
  • Wide variety of devices and options results in a control station tailor made to the application
  • Available with two types of explosionproof protection
  • The Labyrinth switch is rated A600 heavy pilot duty and P150
  • 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 Vac/24 Vdc ratings
  • Optional union hub allows temporary rotation of hub for ease of installation

Documents & Drawings