Oil, gas, and chemical-oriented Ethernet applications are accommodated by new RJ-Switch. It is an ATEX
Zone 2 configuration available with connectors that are also sealed and ATEX.
According to RJ’s manufacturer, “using this particularly rugged switch, with full plug and play functionality, it is easy to set up redundant rings with 30-ms recovery times and 100-Mbps data rates.”
The IP68 Ethernet switch is for operation in Zone 2 and Class I, Div. 2, with II 3 G Ex nA II T4X protection over -40° to +75°C. It has a safety disconnect function to avoid disconnection under load. Additional RJ-Switch information is free for the asking.
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