IP protection ratings for sensory systems
IP protection ratings: Explanation of protection rating identifiers
Electrical equipment is often used in industrial applications in difficult environmental conditions. The IP protection ratings describe which devices are suitable for the different environmental conditions. But what does the IP classification stand for? How is the IP code structured? Discover here which protection rating is the right one for your application.
What is the IP certification?
IP code: How is it structured?
P stands for 'International Protection'. The first digit indicates the degree of protection against the ingress of foreign bodies, and the second digit indicates the degree of protection in moist and wet environments.
Patrick Targonski, Product Manager at autosen