Zone 1 Ethernet Switches


Take Industrial Ethernet Networks into Hazardous Locations & Extreme Environments


P-Ex 1000 Series Zone 1 Switches & Media ConvertersZone 1 Ethernet


  • Transparent interface between general purpose areas and hazardous locations
  • No additional protective housing required
  • Aluminum housing for Zone 1 & 21, stainless steel for Mining M2
  • Dual-redundant 10-30VDC power, or 90-250VAC line power
  • Operating temperature -40 to +176°F / -40 to +80°C
  • More than 2 million MTBF hours
  • Connect easily to additional devices


P-Ex 1000 Series enable gigabit data transmission in Zone 1 hazardous areas. Autosensing, unmanaged switches and media converters operate in full/half duplex mode. Designed to be installed in the hazardous area ‘as-is’ without an explosion proof housing. Choice of dual redundant 10-30VDC power, or 90-250VAC operation.


P-Ex 1000 Series Basic Models
P-Ex 1002MC
P-Ex 1003GX2
P-Ex 1005TX
Unmanaged Switch,
Media Converter:
single port, copper-to-fiber
Unmanaged Switch,
single ‘in’ port, dual ‘out’ fiber ports
Unmanaged Switch,
five-port, copper-to-copper
Up to 2 Gbits/s
Up to 6 Gbits/s
Up to 10 Gbits/s
1x 10/100/1000BaseT
1x 1000BaseSX multimode fiber (ST)
1x Power
1x 10/100/1000BaseT
2x 1000BaseSX multimode fiber (ST)
1x Power
5x 10/100/1000BaseT
1x Power


1002MC Data Sheet

1003GX2 Data Sheet

1005TX Data Sheet

Stainless Steel housing available for M2 mining applications (or where SS is preferred to aluminium)

Stainless Steel






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