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Larson Electronics LLC Releases Explosion Proof Rotary Pontentiometer


KEMP, Texas, Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Industrial lighting leader, Larson Electronics LLC, has released a Class I Divisions 1 and 2 Groups C D, Class II Divisions 1 and 2 Groups E, F and G, Class III rated rotary potentiometer for use as a voltage measurer, volume and radio controller, adjustable voltage divider or as a rheostat. This explosion proof device has 10k ohm resistance and is rated at 2 watts @ 30V DC.

EXP-PTM.10K-2W Angled
The Larson Electronics EXP-PTM.10K-2W Explosion Proof Rotary Potentiometer is designed for use in Class I Division 1 & 2 Groups C & D, Class II Division 1 & 2 Groups E, F and G and Class III facilities.

EXP-PTM.10K-2W Front
This unit features 10k ohm resistance and is rated 2 watts @ 30V DC.

EXP-PTM.10K-2W Bottom
Constructed of copper-free aluminum, the variable resistor device can be used for voltage measurement, volume control, radio control, adjustable voltage divider or as a rheostat.

EXP-PTM.10K-2W Back
The EXP-PTM.10K-2W can be easily wall mounted via integral mounting tabs at two corners of the housing. Two external mounting lugs provide simple and secure mounting to walls and flat surfaces.

The EXP-PTM.10K-2W is an explosion proof potentiometer suitable for use in hazardous locations where combustible dusts and particles may be present. This device has multiple uses as a manually adjustable variable resistor, as a 3-pin voltage divider, or a 2-pin rheostat. The device can also be used to measure potential of electric voltage or control components are various equipment in vehicle steering systems. This EXP-PTM.10K-2W is rated at 2 watts and operates on 30V DC. 10k ohm resistance is provided during use.

This explosion proof pontentiometer features superior performance and durability due to its copper-free cast aluminum construction. Easily wall mounted via integral mounting tabs, this unit takes up minimal space in the workplace. The EXP-PTM.10K-2W comes with ½" or ¾" NPT tapped hubs with a choice of feed-thru or dead-end configuration.

"Pontentiometers are very versatile devices, and ours is especially valuable because it can be used safely in hazardous locations," said Rob Bresnahan, CEO of Larson Electronics LLC. "The multiple uses for this device give operators application flexibility."

About Larson Electronics LLC: Larson Electronics LLC is a manufacturer of industrial lighting equipment and accessories. The company offers an extensive catalog of industry-grade lighting and power distribution products for the following sectors: manufacturing, construction, food processing, oil and gas, military, marine and automobile. Customers can benefit from the company's hands-on, customized approach to lighting solutions. Larson Electronics provides expedited service for quotes, customer support and shipments.

For further information, please contact:
Rob Bresnahan, President and CEO
Toll-free: 1-800-369-6671

Phone: 214-616-6180
Fax: 903-498-3364

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