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15 inch Explosion Proof Floor Buffer



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Quick Overview

  • For hard floor use only
  • Bassine scrub brush included
  • 1.0 HP motor
  • 1 year power train warranty

List Price: $12,135.00

Regular Price: $10,919.99

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This 15 inch explosion proof floor machine comes with a bassine medium duty scrubbing brush and is classified for use in Class 1 Hazardous Locations, as described by the National Electrical Code (NEC). The Unico explosion proof floor buffers are tested with respect to the acceptability of operation in the presence of flammable and explosive mixture of specific vapors and gases with air. Equipment classified for use in Class 1 locations is not necessarily acceptable for Class 2 locations as it may not be dust-tight or operate at a safe temperature when blanketed with dust. This machine is available with 60 hertz at 110 or 220 volts. If you are not in need of an explosion proof floor buffer, please take a look at our complete line of 15 inch floor scrubber buffers.

Protection against explosions in hazardous locations requires that all electrical equipment exposed to the flammable or combustible atmospheres be of a type suitable for installation in such locations. Equipment should be installed in circuits with overload and short-circuit protection for established ratings.

For explosion proof equipment as defined in the NEC, acceptability of use in hazardous locations will be endangered should openings or other alterations be made in the enclosure. Holding bolts of enclosing cases and threaded parts must be screwed tight. Continued acceptability of installation will depend upon proper maintenance.

** Since this buffer is a special order machine, please allow 3-4 weeks for build time and delivery. **

Warnings: - Important to read before use!
  • Use ONLY static conductive and spark proof accessories that are certified for use in hazardous locations. These machines and accessories are designed to comply with the NEC.
  • All electrical equipment must be installed and used in strict accordance with the NEC.
  • Regular maintenance inspections are a must! The electrical cord must be inspected every time the machine is used. Any cuts or cracks in the insulation on the cord must be replaced before using.
  • Pad holders and non-approved brushes will void the explosion proof capabilities of this machine. All brushes must be approved by the factory.

Unico 15 inch floor buffer is certified for use with Class 1, Group D hazardous materials -Atmospheres such as: acetone, acrylonitrile, ammonia, benzene, butane, 1-butanol, 2-butanol, n-butyl acetate, ethane, ethanol, ethyl acetate, ethylene dichloride, gasoline, heptane, hexane, isoamyl alcohol, isoprene, methane, methanol, methyl ethyl ketone, methyl isobutyl ketone, 2-methyl-1-propanol, naphtha, octane, pentane, 1-pentanol, propane, 1-propanol, 2-propanol, propylene, styrene, toluene, vinyl acetate, vinyl chloride, and xylenes.

Additional Information

Brand United Floor Machine
Manufacturer Sku SBXC-15MH
Floor Type Brick, Ceramic, Concrete, Cork, Hard Wood, Laminate, Linoleum, Marble, Polished Tile, Rubber, Slate, Terrazzo, Vinyl
Power Source Electric
Scrub Style Rotary
Rotary Buffer Speed Low Speed
Brush/Pad Diameter 15 inches
Brush/Pad Speed 175 RPM
Handle Handle assembly is constructed of U.L. listed explosion proof fittings and welded to prevent from loosening. The handle assembly is a fully adjustable 90 degrees for operator comfort and ease of storage. Two cord hooks provide convenient storage for the t
Handle Grips Shock proof, double pole, momentary contact switch shuts off when the switch lever is released.
Brushes/Pads Included Yes
Gear Box Explosion proof brushes have an aluminum block and have bronze wire throughout the fill to make them conductive. Pad holders and non-approved brushes will void the explosion proof capabilities of this machine. All brushes must be approved by the factory.
Gears Completely enclosed and sealed planetary type gear reduction unit. Triple planetary gears assure long life and quiet operation. The unit is lubricated at the factory and requires no further attention.
Wheels 5 inch diameter aluminum conductive wheels with bronze bushings. The entire wheel carriage retracts to permit full weight of the machine on the brush when the machine is in operation.
Motor 1 H.P. motor, U.L. listed (Class 1, Group D), ventilated, ball-bearing for operation on 60 Cycle Phase, 115 / 230 Volt current, suitable for operation in hazardous locations. Brush speed is 175 R.P.M. through gear reduction.
Power Cord 50 foot, heavy duty reinforced U.L. listed 14/3 conductor cable. No plug is provided with the cord.
Color Blue
Quantity Per Carton 1
Warranty 1 year power train warranty
Gold Medal Winner No

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