Tag Archives: SA17-06

DCBR Chassis Fault Protection – Suitability

Elexis the manufacturer of the DCBR protection regulator card typically utilised in flameproof alternators has released some guidance notes in response to the recent safety alert SA17-06 in regards to chassis fault protection. The notes cover system suitability of intrinsically safe systems and the use of appropriate barriers. The guidance notes can be found below. PA002-001

Flameproof Alternator Guidance Notes

Explosion Technologies┬áhave released some technical guidance notes in regards to how transients and surges may be developed in an electrical system on an underground diesel vehicle. The guide looks at input influences and load side influences that can create transients. This information can be used to help minimise or exclude situations where transients may develop. Always refer to user guides and installation notes from each manufacturer. Installation should only be conducted by competent personnel. The guide notes can be found below. Alternator Transients and Surges – Technical Guidance 17A