IEC TS 60079-43:2017(E) which is a Technical Specification, provides guidance for equipment for use in explosive atmospheres in environments which may include ambient temperatures below -20 °?, and additional adverse conditions, including maritime applications. The purpose of this document is to provide recommendations to be considered for the design, manufacture and use of equipment. It is intended that this document be used for equipment operating within the environmental range specified on the certificate for the equipment. This document is intended to be used in conjunction with the IEC 60079 series and the ISO/IEC 80079 series.
Keywords: electrical equipment for use in explosive atmospheres