Explosion-Proof Hot Plate manufactured by Barnstead, Thermo Scientific. This is the ultimate, state of the art Hot Plate. The unit is designed for use in a Class I, Group D hazardous areas. As the title states, this hot plate is Explosion-proof. It has a thermostat cuts off for when temperature reaches 243°C (469.4°F). It’s construction is a sealed aluminum housing which contains and protects the controls. The cast aluminum top plate ensures maximum heat transfer and the Corrosion-resistant steel case is easily cleaned and maintained. An integral thermostatic control maintains the top plate temperature ±5.5°C (±9.9°F) and can acommodate up to 11.3kg (25lb.) loads. Time to boil: 600mL water in 60 minutes. The hot plate has many uses. Some of the recommendations are for recrystallization utilizing organic solvents and Dry/Heat-treat silicon wafers.
Operating Temp: 38° to 22°C (100° to 428°F)
Heating Surface: 15.6 x 15.6cm (6.13 x 6.13 in.)
Power Consumption: 600w
Electrical Requirements: 120V 50/60Hz, 5 amps
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