What are Explosion Proof Emergency Exit Lights?
These are Explosion Proof Lighting
Exit Signs that have been certified to operate inside hazardous locations. Explosion proof hazardous exit signs includes battery backup options to stay lit when the power supply has been cut off.
Are Explosion Proof Exit Signs and Exit Emergency Lights the Same Thing?
Yes and no. Explosion proof emergency lighting fixtures provide light when the power supply is off. Exit signs provide an indication of where an exit door is. Sometimes, the lights are combined as one unit.
When Does it Make Sense to Use Emergency Lighting Explosion Proof Fixtures for Exit Lights?
If the environment requires it. If your environment is a hazardous location, you may be required to use explosion-proof lighting
How Long Does the Battery in the Emergency Exit Light Last For?
These batteries last quite a while. They can be discharged/charged 100s of times before they need to be replaced. If charged, you can get up to 3 hours of operation.
How Much Do Explosion Proof Exit Signs Cost?
Let us know if your requirements are for C1D1
and we can provide you with a quote. These units are made to order.
If an Exit Sign Gets Hit by a Forklift, Will it Still Be Explosion Proof?
That depends if the fixture has damage or not. If the light is damaged or structurally compromised, it should be replaced.
Are There Any Special Installation Instructions for Explosion Proof Exit Signs to Ensure They Stay Explosion Proof?
All our fixtures come with complete instructions. They should be installed by a licensed professional familiar with hazardous location fixtures.