Tait Handheld Radio TP8100 Intrinsically Safe - Rental

Tait TP8100 Intrinsically Safe (IS) portable radios are essential for organisations that are serious about communications in hazardous environments.

Tait IS radios are FM (Factory Mutual) approved, for the following categories

  • IS, Class I, II, III, Division 1, Groups C, D, E, F, G, T4
  • NI, Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D, T4
  • S, Class II, III, Division 2, Group E, F, G

They are clearly identifiable with an IS logo marked on the front of the radio and on the battery.

Tough enough to withstand the harshest environments; engineered to exceed IP67 sealing: zero dust ingress and immersible in one meter of water for 30 minutes.

Factory Mutual Approval means these radios are certified for use in hazardous environments in the United States. In other countries, ensure your use of the Tait IS portable in you work environment does not breach your local restrictions. 

What is Intrinsically Safe?

Intrinsically Safe is electrical equipment that is incapable of releasing sufficient electrical or thermal energy under normal or abnormal operating conditions to cause ignition of a specific hazardous mixture and air. This rating is required for equipment to be used in Division 1 environments.