Defining IP 65 and NEMA 12/4 Enclosure Ratings
Posted on 10/7/19 6:59 AM
Dirt, dust, water—all “adversaries” of electrical products due to the potential damage they can cause. To help protect products from these elements, the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) have created classification systems designating different degrees of protection, depending on the application, for enclosures of electrical equipment.
Topics: electrical safety, designing for export, ingress protection, NEMA 12/4 Enclosure Ratings