This heavy-duty pedestal fan was designed for hazardous locations and features an explosion proof motor (Class 1, Group D & Class 2, Groups E, F, and G of the National Electrical Code; more info below). It is perfect for a welding shop, or where paint / stain operations take place. Other hazardous locations would be where hazardous materials such as explosive gas / vapor or dust is in the atmosphere. is an excellent choice for churches, schools, shops, and industrial or commercial applications. Power: 1/4 HP, 115V, 6.9 Amp, Single PhaseMotor: Explosion Proof for Classes and Groups listed above, 1-speed ball bearing motorDie cast aluminum propellerOSHA approved safety guardsProp Diameter: 24”CFM: 5739RPM: 11401-Year WarrantyMade in the USA
The National Electrical Code defines Class 1, Group D as an atmosphere that could contain vapors from: Acetone, acrylonitrile, ammonia, benzene, butane, ethanol, ethylene dichloride, gasoline, hexane, isoprene, methane (natural gas), methanol, naphtha, propane, styrene, toluene, vinyl acetate, vinyl chloride, or xylene.
The National Electrical Code defines Class II dusts as: Group E: Aluminum, magnesium, and other dusts with similar characteristics. Class 2, Group F: Carbon black, coke, or coal dust. Class II, Group G: Flour, starch, or grain dust.