AMPHE-EX Explosion Proof Connectors Approved for ATEX and IECex for
Zone 1 Now Shipped in 48 Hours from Distributor PEI-Genesis
Amphe-EX, the comprehensive range of ATEX-approved multi-pin, explosion proof
hazardous-area connectors manufactured by Amphenol Industrial Operations is now available,
shipped in 48 hours, from international assembling distributor PEI-Genesis.
(PRWEB) February 9, 2010 -- Amphe-EX from Amphenol Industrial Operations, the worldwide leader in
explosion-proof and hazardous environment connectors, is a new, miniature, explosion-proof threaded connector
specifically designed to allow a signal to pass through Zone rated areas using coax, fiber optic cables, or standard
copper. In addition, the rugged Amphe-EX™ connectors are ATEX and IECex approved for Zone 1 rated
applications (IECex 60079).
PEI-Genesis is the exclusive worldwide Amphe-EX assembling distributor. PEI-Genesis is certified to build the
entire Amphenol explosion-proof connector offering. By investing in a massive inventory of piece-parts and
developing its own in-house machines to automate the assembly process, PEI-Genesis is able to dispatch fully
assembled and tested connectors in less than 48 hours
The Amphe-EX series is specifically designed for use in harsh environments such as those associated with oil
and gas exploration, petrochemical plants and fuel storage sites.
In common with most multi-pin connectors, these rugged Amphenol products can be specified in a huge variety
of configurations with regard to shell style and size, insert pattern and contact type. To ensure that customers are
supplied with exactly the right connector for their application, PEI-Genesis holds its stock at piece-part level and
only assembles the connectors to order.
The Amphe-Ex series of miniature connectors is a versatile hazardous-area connector that accepts copper, coaxial
or fiber-optic contacts. In addition, the connectors can be specified with RJ45 or USB inserts for applications such
as data acquisition, process control,