Appleton AGLCS Series: GRP Local Control Station & Switches

Product Category: Electrical Explosion Proof
Product Brand: Appleton


  • Providing local and motor control for hazardous areas in explosive gas Zone 1 and 2 or explosive dust Zone 21 and 22 environments.
  • Applicable in wash down areas for indoor or outdoor appli- cation where water and dust ingress protection is required.
  • Suitable for highly corrosive environment that has either chemical, moist or salt-water (marine outside type) in the surrounding area.
  • Push buttons and selector switches provides circuit control and/or selection which are used in conjunction with con- tactors or magnetic starters for remote control of motors in hazardous locations.
  • Pilot lights gives visual assurance that an electrical function is being performed at a remote or hazardous location.
  • For use in different field application such as
    • Oil and Gas
    • Petrochemical
    • Pulp and Paper
    • Food & Beverage Processing
    • Water and Wastewater Treatment
    • Power Generation
    • Pharmaceutical Industry
    • Silos and Other Industrial Process Facilities.


  • Static resistant black glass reinforced polyester enclosure.
  • The high IP rating allows the enclosure to be installed in either indoor or outdoor environments.
  • Designed for application with voltage ratings up to 5,500V AC and rated current up to 1,500A.
  • Multiple enclosure size for different control, indicator or selector configurations.
  • Utilizes factory sealed (Ex e or de) operators which includes push buttons, illuminated push buttons, ammeter, selector switches, control and load break switches, contact blocks, LED pilot lights, and terminal blocks.
  • Using high intensity LED pilot lights which has a lifetime of 100,000 hours, it can be used for inputs with 12V AC to 254V AC 50/60Hz or 12V DC to 60V DC
  • Operators and contact blocks are properly spaced to have easy and ample space for wiring.
  • Up to 3 contact blocks per actuator can be used.
    • Contact block technical data:
      • IEC rated operating voltage (Ue): 500V AC – 110V DC
      • IEC switching capacity:
        • AC12: 16 Amp/400V AC
        • AC14: 10 Amp/400V AC
        • AC15: 6 Amp/500V AC
        • DC13: 2 Amp/24V DC and 1 Amp/110V DC
    • Selector switch technical data:
      • IEC rated operating voltage: 690V AC
      • IEC rated operating current: maximum 16 Amp
      • IEC switching capacity:
        • AC1: 16 Amp/690V AC
        • AC15: 16 Amp/415V AC
        • AC3: 8 Amp/500V AC
        • AC3: 4 Amp/690V AC
        • AC3: 16 Amp/690V AC
        • DC1: 10 Amp/24V DC DC1: 6 Amp/60V DC
        • DC1: 6 Amp/110V DC (2 contacts wired in series)
        • DC1: 6 Amp/220V DC (3 contacts in series)
      • NEMA switching capacity: A600: 10 Amp/600V AC
    • Components are DIN rail mounted which is held securely in place during operation and easily removed for service.
    • Captive, corrosion resistant stainless steel cover screws.
    • Multiple wiring or cable termination with a wide selection of cable glands and union adapters for the entries at 4 sides of the enclosure.

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