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EBMXC Clamped Explosion-Proof Combination Starters

Nema Size starters 00 – 2 may take a 50VA CPT if when there is minimal controls.
  • Operating where flammable liquids or gases are handled, processed or used
  • Damp, wet, dirty, dusty, hazardous areas where ultimate corrosion and ingress protection is required
  • Harsh and hazardous motor control environments, including refineries, chemical and petrochemical plants, corrosive process facilities, food and beverage, marine and mining
  • Across-the-line starting, stopping, speed changing and reversing of polyphased AC induction motors
  • Clamped enclosure significantly reduces time to enter enclosure and reduces opportunity for missing,
    stripped or broken bolts
  • 65kAIC at 480V enclosure rating for high interrupting capacity applications
  • -50°C to +60°C temperature range for extreme environments
  • Magnetic, thermal magnetic and electronic break trip options for short circuit and overcurrent protection
  • Bi-metallic and electronic/solid state overload protection options
  • Normally open (NO) holding circuit contact supplied standard
  • Up to six cover operators for a variety of applications
  • Side operated breaker handle provides visual confirmation of proper operator alignment while cover is open and can be padlocked in either “ON” or “OFF” positions for OSHA compliance
  • Neoprene cover gasket provides NEMA 4X • Maximum wiring room compliance with National Electrical Code requirements allows for easy and safe installation
  • Bodies have top and bottom drilled and tapped entries for power and control conduits; removable reducers are supplied standard to accommodate smaller size conduits; all conduit entries are plugged.
  • Rugged, corrosion-resistant, cast copper-free aluminum construction provides NEMA 4X protection
  • Semi-clamshell enclosure design, with an external flanged ground joint between body and cover, provides increased access to interior components
  • Minimum enclosure-to-enclosure spacing with little interference between the opened cover and adjacent enclosure
  • Pre-drilled mounting plate for simple starter and breaker installation
  • Detachable tap-on mounting feet
  • Steel brackets supplied standard for lifting during installation
  • Class I, Divisions 1 & 2, Groups BB, C, D
  • Class I, Zones 1 & 2
  • Class II, Groups E, F, G
  • Class III

Electrical ratings:

  • Motor starters:
    – Single-, three-phase
    – 3-pole, non-reversing, full voltage
    – 600 VAC maximum
    – NEMA sizes 0-4• Breakers and HMCPs:
    – 3-pole, 600 VAC, 125 VDC
    – Eaton frames: EG, JG (up to 250A)D

UL Standards:

  • UL1203 – Explosionproof and Dust-ignitionproof Electrical Equipment for use in Hazardous (Classified) Locations

CSA Standard:

– cUL to CSA C22.2 No. 30

Additional Certifications:
– UL/cUL certified for -50°C to +60°C
– SASO Certificate of Conformity

Environmental Ratings:
– NEMA 3R, 4XC, 7BCD, 9EFG

• Body and cover – copper-free aluminum
• Clamp – anodized copper-free aluminum
• External hardware – stainless steel
• Internal parts – galvanized steel

The Only Certified Assembly Partner in the USA & Canada

At Spike Electric Controls, we're not just a Certified Assembly Partner for Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds series products — we are the only one in the USA & Canada. This distinction underscores our unparalleled expertise and commitment to delivering the best in explosion-protected product solutions. Discover our unique partnership with Eaton Crouse-Hinds as the only Certified Assembly Partner in the USA & Canada. For more details and verification, visit Eaton Crouse-Hinds Certified Assembly Partner.


Spike Electric is an Eaton Certified Assembly Partner

Spike is strictly audited and certified by Eaton yearly to ensure they follow all quality and safety standards.

By choosing Spike Electric Controls, you're choosing a partner with a unique position in the industry—a partner verified and backed by Eaton Crouse-Hinds.

Our team's specialized training, certification, and local presence ensure you receive:


  • Unmatched Service & Support
  • Quick & Efficient Logistics: for immediate stock availability.
  • Custom Assembly: of ATEX and IECEx-certified products to your exact specifications.
  • Assurance of Adherence: to the highest quality standards set by Eaton Crouse-Hinds.
  • Annual Audits: confirming our alignment with Hazardous Location Standards.
  • Compliance: with the ISO 9001 Quality Management System, meeting Eaton's rigorous standards.
  • Expertise: from in-house specialized hazardous location engineers.
  • Exclusive In-house Hazardous Location Drilling & Tapping: guaranteeing certified, high-quality processes.