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IPES IR3

The ESP Safety IPES-IR3 Flame Detector utilizes advanced multi-spectral infrared technology for precise flame detection. Its algorithm minimizes false alarms by confirming flame presence through specific IR wavelength ratios. The detector has a self-check function, multiple output options, and an internal heater for condensation scenarios. With low power consumption and a SIL 3 rating, it offers reliable and high-performance flame detection in diverse applications. Available in stainless steel and aluminum housing, with an extended temperature range from -60°C to +125°C.

Key Features
  • Multi-spectral IR detection -The highest level of flame and fire sensitivity
  • Low Power Consumption -Power consumption of <3W means low power cost
  • Long Detection -Detection Range of 210 feet maximizes protection area
  • 5 Year Warranty -Long reliable product life, low cost to operate over time
Electrical Specifications

Power Requirements: 24VDC nominal (18 to 32VDC range)

Power Consumption: 3W maximum 3VA

Signal Outputs: +4 to 20mA, Digital RS485 Modbus, Relays.
*All Relays Contact Rating 1 Amp@125VAC/30VDC

Factory Default Relays Settings:
•Fire Relay: Normally Open, Closed on Fire Detection, Non-Latching
•Fault Relay: Normally Closed, Open on Fault Detection, Non-Latching

Performance Specifications

Detection Response Time: 4.5 to 7 seconds

Detection Distance: Up to 211ft (65m) depending on detected fuel

Detection Field of View: Up to 90° (45° Left/Right of center)

Mechanical Specifications

Ingress Protection: IP66

Operating Temperature: ‐40°F to +185°F (‐40°C to 85°C)

Extended Operating Temperature: ‐76°F to +257°F (‐60°C to 125°C)

Storage Temperature: ‐76°F to +185°F (‐60°C to 85°C)

Humidity Range: 0 to 98% relative humidity (can withstand 100% condensing humidity for short periods of time)

Conduit Connection: Two (2) M20 X 1.5, adaptable to ¾” NPT

Enclosure Material: Stainless Steel (Grade 316) or Aluminum (coated)

Dimensions: 9.08″X 14.20″X 3.94″ (231mm X 361mm X 100mm) mounted with bracket

Weight: Stainless Steel 13.2lb (6.0kg), Aluminum 7.7lb (3.5kg)

Applications
  1. Offshore drilling and production platforms
  2. Vessels for shipping, including tankers and freighters
  3. Facilities dedicated to fuel loading
  4. Refineries, tank farms, and bulk terminals
  5. Facilities for processing and storing LNG/LPG
  6. Compressor stations and pipeline facilities
  7. Plants involved in petrochemicals, paint, and fertilizer production
  8. Power plants and facilities equipped with gas turbines
  9. Transportation centers like airports and subway stations
  10. Boilers and furnaces utilizing oil and gas as fuel
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IPES IR/UV

The IPES-IR/UV Flame Detector is designed for heightened sensitivity in detecting oil and petrochemical fires, using integrated UV and IR sensors with a 90-degree field of view. Multiple sensors minimize false alarms from non-flame radiation sources. The detector has a self-check function, multiple output options, and an internal heater for condensation. With less than 3W power consumption, it offers cost-effective operation. Available in stainless steel and aluminum housing for diverse environments.

Key Features
  • Positive Alarm Confirmation -Combines both IR and UV sensor configuration to declare a Fire Alarm
  • Fast Response Time -Rapid flame recognition within 4 seconds
  • 5 Year Warranty-Long reliable product life, low cost to operate over time.
  • Detection range 100 feet -Recognizes the flame within 100 feet distance.
Electrical Specifications
  • Power Requirements: 24VDC nominal (18 to 32VDC range)
  • Power Consumption: 3W maximum 3VA
  • Signal Outputs: +4 to 20mA, Digital RS485 Modbus, Relays.
    *All Relays Contact Rating 1 Amp@125VAC/30VDC
  • Factory Default Relays Settings:
    •Fire Relay: Normally Open, Closed on Fire Detection, Non-Latching
    •Fault Relay: Normally Closed, Open on Fault Detection, Non-Latching
Performance Specifications

Detection Response Time: 4.55 to 5 Seconds

Detection Distance: Up to 100ft (30m) depending on detected fuel.

Detection Field of View: Up to 90° (45° Left/Right of center)

Mechanical Specifications

Ingress Protection: IP66

Operating Temperature: ‐40°F to +185°F (‐40°C to 85°C)

Storage Temperature: ‐76°F to +185°F (‐60°C to 85°C)

Humidity Range: 0 to 98% relative humidity (can withstand 100% condensing humidity for short periods of time)

Conduit Connection: Two (2) M20 X 1.5, adaptable to ¾” NPT

Enclosure Material: Stainless Steel (Grade 316) or Aluminum (coated)

Dimensions: 9.08″X 14.20″X 3.94″ (231mm X 361mm X 100mm) mounted with bracket

Weight: Stainless Steel 13.2lb (6.0kg), Aluminum 7.7lb (3.5kg)

Applications
  1. Drilling and production platforms
  2. Shipping tankers, freighters, and other vessels
  3. Fuel loading facilities
  4. Refineries, bulk terminals, and tank farms
  5. LNG/LPG processing and storage facilities
  6. Compressor stations and pipeline facilities
  7. Petrochemical, paint, and fertilizer plants
  8. Power plants and gas turbine facilities
  9. Transportation facilities such as airports and subways
  10. Oil and gas-fired boilers/furnaces
  11. Aircraft hangars
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IPES UV

The IPES-UV Only Flame Detector excels in detecting hydrogen and metal fires with a 90-degree field of view, focusing on 180-250nm UV radiation emitted by flames. It features a continuous self-check function, multiple output options, and an internal heater for condensation prevention. With less than 3W power consumption, it ensures cost-effective energy use. Available in stainless steel and aluminum housing for versatile applications requiring superior flame detection.

Key Features
  • Fastest Response Time – The response time within 1-2 seconds ensure rapid flame recognition and alarm signaling
  • 5 Year Warranty -Long reliable product life, low cost to operate over tim
  • Hydrogen Fires – Ideal for detection of hydrogen fires
  • Metal and Pyrophoric Fires -Optimal detection of metal and pyrophoric based fires
Electrical Specifications

Power Requirements: 24VDC nominal (18 to 32VDC range)

Power Consumption: 3VA (3 Watt) Max

Signal Outputs: +4 to 20mA, Digital RS485 Modbus, Relays.
*All Relays Contact Rating 1 Amp@125VAC/30VDC

Factory Default Relays Settings:
•Fire Relay: Normally Open, Closed on Fire Detection, Non-Latching
•Fault Relay: Normally Closed, Open on Fault Detection, Non-Latching

Performance Specifications

Detection Response Time: 1 to 2 seconds

Detection Distance: Up to 100ft (30m) depending on detected fuel.

Detection Field of View: Up to 90° (45° Left/Right of center)

Mechanical Specifications

Ingress Protection: IP66

Operating Temperature: ‐40°F to +185°F (‐40°C to 85°C)

Storage Temperature: ‐76°F to +185°F (‐60°C to 85°C)

Humidity Range: 0 to 98% relative humidity (can withstand 100% condensing humidity for short periods of time)

Conduit Connection: Two (2) M20 X 1.5, adaptable to ¾” NPT

Enclosure Material: Stainless Steel (Grade 316) or Aluminum (coated)

Dimensions: 9.08″X 14.20″X 3.94″ (231mm X 361mm X 100mm) mounted with bracket

Weight: Stainless Steel 13.2lb (6.0kg), Aluminum 7.7lb (3.5kg)

Application
  • Refineries, bulk terminals, and tank farms
  • Compressor stations and pipeline facilities
  • Power plants and gas turbine facilities
  • Transportation facilities (airports and subways)
  • Oil and gas fired boilers/furnaces
  • Aircraft hangars
  • Paint Booths
Accessories

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  • The Ex Bug Blower 50 is the most popular choice, designed for deployment in both land-based and offshore drilling rigs.
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  • Available in standard sizes of 24, 36, and 48/50, with custom sizes also offered for adaptability.
  • These bug blowers are indispensable for ensuring the safety and well-being of crew personnel in challenging environments.