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Class 1, Division 1 Explosion Proof Workstations for Hazardous Area Usage

Class 1, Division 1 Explosion Proof Workstations for Hazardous Area Usage

Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) January 15, 2006

In order to improve the safety of equipment operating in hazardous environments, Class 1, Division 1 guidelines have been developed. These guidelines are in effect throughout environments where flammable gases, vapors, liquids, combustible dusts or ignitable fibers are likely to exist under normal operating conditions. In accordance with Class 1, Division 1 guidelines, VarTech has released a series of purged (pressurized) rugged intrinsically safe workstations, model VT500ESW and VT900ESW.

This VarTech line of hazardous area workstations, are comprised of completely enclosed computers (configurable to your exact processing specifications), bright active matrix TFT LCD monitors and intrinsically safe keyboards within 316 Stainless Steel purged enclosures; sizes supported include both 15" and 19" LCDs. These systems are ideally suited for use throughout coalmines, quarries, offshore drilling platforms, petrochemical plants, and other environments that face explosive hazardous area conditions as normal operating conditions. These rigorous workstations are NEMA 4X waterproof, dust proof, shock and vibration tolerable, and corrosion resistant. These monitors are engineered to withstand extensive temperature ranges.

VarTech Systems is a worldwide leader of industrial and marine/military grade LCD flat panel display systems and rugged CRT monitors. Today, VarTech Systems products are used in virtually every industrial sector in a wide variety of applications. From the factory floor to the control room, from the ship's bridge to submarine sonar, from the cockpit to the simulator, from the harshest environments such as direct hose-down washing to vehicle mounting for the Border Patrol, our products provide exceptional quality and reliability. VarTech display products include ruggedized touch screens, NEMA 4 and 4X (IP65/IP66) industrial panels and enclosures, public access kiosks, formidable systems for mission critical applications, sunlight readable displays designed to operate throughout high ambient light conditions, and dependable solutions for the harshest indoor locations and the worst outdoor environments.

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