Ex magnetic sensor

Ex RC 2580

  • Ex zone 1 and 21

  • Stainless steel enclosure

  • Actuation from side

  • Switching distance up to 30 mm

  • With pre-wired cable

  • -B: Variant with mounting thread M16 x 1.5 for cable protection system

  • Attention: Please state required international approvals with your order!

  • Suitable for the food processing industry

  • The actuator is not included in the delivery of the switches

Technical data

Applied standards

EN IEC 60947-5-2, EN IEC 60079-0, EN 60079-18


stainless steel 1.4571

Degree of protection

IP67 (EN 60079-0 + IEC/EN 60529)
IP68, IP69 (IEC/EN 60529)
IP69K (ISO 20653)

Actuating magnet

Magnet Ex M 2580, stainless steel 1.4571

Switching system

reed contacts

Switching elements

1 change-over contact


pre-wired cable H05VV-F

Cable cross-section

3 x 0.75 mm²

Cable length

2, 5 or 10 m

Switching voltage

max. 250 VAC

Switching current

max. 0.5 A

Short-circuit current Ik

max. 2 A

Switching capacity

max. 30 W/VA

Bounce duration

max. 0.5 ms

Ambient temperature

–20 °C … +70 °C,
on request: –40 °C … +70 °C

Mechanical life

> 1 million operations

Impact energy

max. 7 J

Ex marking

L II 2G Ex mb IIC T6 Gb,
L II 2D Ex mb IIIC T80 °C Db
IECEx Ex mb IIC T6 Gb
Ex mb IIIC T80 °C Db


DMT 01 ATEX E 058 X
IECEx BVS 07.0007 X
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Ü on request


Mounting and wiring instructions – Ex RC

German, English, French, Italian, Portuguese

PDF 944 KB 28.09.2023
Please go to the relevant product pages for additional downloads.

Variants / Options

The following variants / options are available on request:

  • Maritime certification to DNV <

  • Mounting thread M16 x 1.5 for cable protection system

  • Special version only for gas Ex zone 2 and dust Ex zone 22

  • Cold-resistant version down to -40 °C

to your contact persons