3/2, 5/2, 5/3 - ways solenoid valve ATEX

The BC 5/2 way valve could be used for:

  • For single- and double-acting actuators
  • Crossover-free switching, switching function warranted even at small amounts of supply air
  • In case of power failure, the valve is switched back to starting postition by reset spring (monostable edition)
  • Bistable valve, remains (with 5/2-way even if power fails) in resting position until operated again
  • Exhaust air feedback (3-ways-function)
Housing Aluminium anodised
Pressure range 0,2 - 8 bar
Seal NBR
Connection G 1/4, G 1/2 Innengewinde
Type of protection Mining
I M2 Ex ia Mb
II 2G Ex ia IIC T4 Gb, II 2D IP 65 T 130°C

Our 3/2, 5/2, 5/3 way valve BC-82 is jointly suitable for being used with the above valve solenoids pursuant to category I M2 and II 2G.(≤ ½”).

The use is restricted as shown on the solenoid’s type plate and not admissible without the above BC solenoid. Please observe the operating instructions for both the valve and the solenoid.

The devices conform to the following standards:

DIN EN 60079-0:2012
(General provisions)

Electrical devices for hazardous areas (explosive)

DIN EN 60079-11:2012
(Intrinsic safety i)

Electrical devices for hazardous areas (explosive) or

DIN EN 60079-18:2009
(flameproof enclosure m)

Electrical apparatus for potentially explosive atmospheres