RGS ATEX vacuum cleaners can be used in explosion risk areas due to the presence of explosive dusts or gases. RGS produces machines which are specifically designed for areas with the presence of dust, with suffix “D” or for areas with both the presence of gas and dust, with suffix “GD”.
All vacuum cleaners are certified for category 3, therefore they can be used in zones 2-22 and some models are certified for category “2”, hence usable in zones 1-21. For applications in zones 0-20 it is recommended to use machines running by compressed air. All machines are made with electrical components compliant with ATEX directives for the classification zones.
All models of standard vacuum cleaner are available in ATEX version and specific vacuum cleaners can be produced in accordance with customer’s risk analysis