Trident VL126

The trident vl126 range of fluorescent luminaire as suitable for zone 1 ex e (Category 2) for increased safety lighting has design uses a unique ‘third lamp’ approach. This dedicated 11W lamp and internal battery, utilised in emergency conditions, ensures lamp efficiency and low cost operation. In the event of a mains power failure, illumination is provided for up to 3 hours. This technology can be retro-fitted to the standard vl125 luminaire.

The vl126 complies with ICEL guidelines for emergency escape route, general and high risk task area emergency lighting requirements. It is ideal for onshore and offshore applications (with submersion for up to 24 hours), chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries.

Trident can be mounted in any orientation, including pole mounting and features casette relamping for simple long term maintenance.

GOST & IECEx approved.

/T – Through wired option available.

Type of Protection Ex em (Increased Safety, Encapsulation)
Area Classification Zone 1 and Zone 21
ATEX Classification Group II Category 2 G D
IECEx IECEx SIR 03.0004
ATEX SIRA03ATEX3206
Coding II 2 GD EEx em IIC T4 -15ºC to +55ºC (2 x 18W, 2 x 36W)
II 2 GD EEx em IIC T4 -15ºC to +50ºC (2 x 58W)
Enclosure Polycarbonate body & lamp envelope
Reflector/Geartray Stainless steel, pre-treated with RCT and epoxy powder coated
Entry 2 x 20mm (others on request)
Termination Up to 4mm² terminals for live, neutral, earth and looping provided.
Installation Standard mounting is direct to the external reflector
Optional ceiling, wall and pole mounting. Direct pole mounting up to 42mm dia.
Eye bolts available on request.
Lampholder G13 cap
Lamp Type T8 Bi-pin
Control Gear High Frequency
Relamping Cassette relamping
Ingress Protection IP66/IP67/IP68* (* – contact sales for information)
Electrical Supply 18W, 36W & 58W – 220V to 254V 50/60Hz
18W & 36W Only – 110V to 130V 50/60Hz (/120 option)
Duration 3 hours
Emergency Output 11W dedicated emergency lamp provides 423 lumens of light output