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Chalmit Protecta III Emergency Luminaire
Chalmit Protecta III Emergency Luminaire

Chalmit Protecta III Emergency Luminaire Chalmit

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Ex e Fluorescent Zone 1 & 21

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Chalmit Protecta III Emergency Luminaire Details

The Protecta III Ex e emergency luminaire is a technologically advanced and high quality fluorescent suitable for use in Zone 1 and Zone 21 hazardous areas. The luminaire incorporates comprehensive self testing features to ensure lamp, battery and supply integrity. The Protecta construction has a glass reinforced polyester (GRP) body and polycarbonate diffuser, this makes it highly resistant to saline and corrosive environments, ideal for use on an Offshore Platform or FPSO.

The Protecta fluorescent is available as both maintained and non-maintained versions. During emergency operation light output can be up to 50% of one lamp with 90 minute duration as standard.

Other key features of the luminaire include extreme durabilty due to the rugged enclosure design and toughened mounting points together combined with very high ingress protection. The Protecta's simple construction ensures ease of access to lamps and control gear making installation and maintenance both quick and efficient.


  • GOST, GB (China), CSA & cepel Approved
  • IECEx Compliant
  • End of Life (EOL) protection to IEC 60079-7:2006 with EOL I and EOL II functionality
Type of Protection     Ex e mb q (Increased safety Encapsulation Powder filling)
Area Classification     Zone 1 and Zone 21
ATEX Classification     Group II Category 2 GD
IECEx     IECEx ITS 03.0005
ATEX     EC Type Examination Certificate Baseefa04ATEX0220
Coding     Ex II 2 GD Ex e mb q IIC T4 Tamb 55°C
Enclosure     GRP body with polycarbonate cover and brass suspension points
Reflector/Geartray     White polyester painted zinc coated steel
Entry     4 x M20 cable entries, two at each end
Termination     Quick release terminals - 4 core 4mm² max. conductor with looping

and 16A rating through wiring (6mm² terminations available, contact sales)

Installation     Two M8 tapped brass inserts located on rear of body
Lampholder     G13 (Bi-pin)
Lamp Type     T8 tubular fluorescent
Control Gear     High Frequency (EOL)
Relamping     Quick release diffuser clamps and hinged cover
Burning Position     Universal
Ingress Protection     IP66/IP67 to EN 60529 and deluge tested to DTS-01
Electrical Supply     220V-254V 50/60Hz,
Battery     Internal Ni-Cd Battery (6V 4 Ah)
Duration     90 minutes to EN60598-2-22 (as standard)

3 hour option available, contact sales

Emergency Output     50% of one lamp (18W)

25% of one lamp (36W), 45% HEO Option

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