The motors of the MKE series are specially designed for use in production lines where an explosive mixture of air and flammable gases, vapors, mists or dusts can occur. With a flameproof encapsulation, the MKE motors are suitable for use in ATEX applications up to device group II and device category 2 for dust and gas. The MKE motors according to American standards have been certified directly by UL for use according to UL674. Various motor sizes with flameproof encapsulation are available within the wide range with high maximum torques and maximum speeds. We also supply these motors with many options regarding encoder systems, holding brake, keyway and in single or multiturn design.
Globally recognized certification
MKE motors were certified by the German Federal Institute of Physical Technology in Braunschweig according to Directive 94/9/EC - ATEX95 (II 2 Gd IIB T4 or II 2D Ex tD A21 IP6x T135°C). MKE motors have been certified according to the American standard (UL/CSA) according to class I, groups C and D according to UL508C, UL674, as well as UL1446 directly by Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) in the United States.