Siemens' explosion-proof XP100 motors are designed for hazardous operating environments
The Siemens line of XP100 motors are UL and CSA listed for gas and dust ignition-proof environments and are suitable for Division 1, Class I, Groups C & D, Class II, Groups F & G, hazardous area classifications. They are also available for drill rig duty in Division 1, Class I, Group D hazardous locations. Their electrical designs are engineered to meet or exceed the requirements of the Energy Independence & Security Act of 2007 (NEMA MG1 – table 12-12). All XP100 motors bear the NEMA Premium logo.
The XP100 motors are available from stock with ratings from 1 hp through 300 hp and modifiable to specific customer needs.
In addition to the use of all cast iron construction, the XP100 features epoxy enamel paint, polycarbonate cooling fan, non-hygroscopic insulation, corrosion-resistant hardware and stainless steel nameplate.
The stator insulation system design and components are engineered to withstand voltage spikes caused by fast switching IGBTs from adjustable speed drives. Each die cast aluminum rotor assembly is balanced and includes a carbon steel (C1045) shaft.