MB Hercules Ex – Explosion Proof

Wavelength: 365 nm (peak) +/- 5 nm

LED Life Time: 30 000 hours

UV-B: 100% free from UV-B

Filter: White light block filter

Power Supply: Battery

Weight: 2.0 lbs

Battery Running Time: 3 hours (+/- 5%)


MB Hercules Ex is an extremely durable product specifically developed for use in areas where the risk of an explosion is high. Use of explosion proof products is often required in Offshore Oil Rigs, Refineries, Aerospace, and Defense. It has successfully completed extremely tough tests, amongst them tests for thermal conditioning, Impact Tests, Drop Tests, IP tests that led to the ATEX certification (Certificate: ITS17ATEX402144X). This unique product is suitable for use in extreme weather conditions varying from 104°F (40°C) to -4°F (- 20°C).

Furthermore, Hercules Ex has successfully completed all tests and audits leading to its certification for IECEx, NFPA 70 Article 500 for Class I (divisions II locations) and the United States military tests, Salt Fog Test and Explosive Atmosphere Test. It has an ingress protection marking of IP66.

This unique light is battery powered, it has four UV LEDs and has an intensity of 4,000 μw/cm2. A charger is supplied with each lamp enabling users to charge the batteries without removing them from the lamp. Charging of batteries should only take place outside explosive atmospheres.

This unique product complies with ASTM E3022-15, Rolls-Royce RRES 90061 and Airbus AITM6-1001. A certificate of conformity is provided with every light as well as a 12 month warranty.