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EXCP Explosion Proof Combination & Non-Combo Starters

Nema Size starters 00 – 2 may take a 50VA CPT if when there is minimal controls.

EXCP hinged cover motor control enclosures are used:

  • For general motor control & circuit protection – indoors & outdoors – in damp, wet, dirty, dusty hazardous locations without the need for a protective shelter
  • In areas where frequent washdowns are necessary or where heavy rain or water spray is prevalent
  • For across-the-line starting, stopping, speed changing & reversing of polyphase AC induction motors
  • To provide line disconnect means & short circuit protection
  • To provide motor overload & undervoltage protection
  • For service entrance, feeder or branch circuit protection for lighting, heating, appliance & motor circuits
  • On switchracks or other assemblies where it’s desired that motor control be centrally located
  • Rugged, corrosion resistant, cast copper-free aluminum construction
  • Circuit breaker handle with lock out tag out (for combo starters only)
  • Total compliance to the wiring bend room requirements of the National Electrical Code*/Canadian Electrical Code
  • Circuit breaker motor circuit protector external operating handle can be padlocked in either “ON” or “OFF” positions
  • NEMA 4 watertight cover gasket permanently attached to the cover seals out moisture
  • Bodies have top & bottom drilled & tapped entrances for power conduits plus one at the bottom for control conduit.
  • Tap-on mounting feet – Retro fit mounting hardware kits are made for the EXCP line enclosures to mount directly in the same footprint as the listed manufacturer.
  • Optional EXCP control devices may be added to enclosure cover
  • Class I, Division 1 & 2, Groups B, C, D
  • Class II, Division 1 & 2, Groups E, F, G
  • Class III
  • UL Standard 1203
  • cUL to CSA C22.2 No. 30, No. 25
  • NEMA Type 3, 3R, 4, 7BCD, 9EFG
  • Body & cover – Copper free aluminum
  • Gasket – Neoprene
  • Cover bolts
  • Hinges – Aluminum
  • Motor starters – NEMA/EEMAC sizes 0-6
  • Circuit breakers – 100, 150, 225, 250, 400, 600, 800, 1200 ampere frame sizes
  • Motor circuit protectors – 150, 250, 400 ampere frame sizes 1000 Ampere Frame (max. 800 ampere trip)

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.