Instrument/Meter Enclosure suits hazardous locations.

Press Release Summary:

UL Listed and CSA Certified, Model AGUB is made of copper-free cast aluminum with corrosion-resistant finish. Precision-threaded flame path is provided between box and cover. Large cover opening allows access to electrical devices and permits fast wire splicing and pulling. O-ring gasket seals out moisture, dust, oil, and dirt for interior and exterior locations. Cover is offered with sight glass to permit viewing of instrument dial or setting.

Original Press Release:

Appleton Introduces AGUB Enclosure

SKOKIE, IL, June 12, 2003 - Appleton has expanded its extensive family of electrical products to include the new AGUB, a ruggedly built instrument and meter enclosure for use in hazardous locations, such as chemical processing plants, oil refineries and paint factories.

UL Listed and CSA Certified, the new AGUB is built to the industry's highest standards with copper-free cast aluminum protected by a corrosion-resistant power coat finish, a precision-threaded flame path between the box and cover, cast mounting feet, and a large cover opening (4 to 11-1/4 inches) that allows for easy access to electrical devices such as ammeters and voltmeters, or for fast wire splicing and pulling. An O-Ring gasket seals out moisture, dust, oil and dirt for interior and exterior locations.

To permit viewing of the instrument dial or setting the AGUB offers the choice of a sight glass in the cover, or the standard solid cover. The AGUB is available in large range of sizes.

For more information, contact Appleton. Phone 800-621-1506. On the web, E-mail:

Founded in 1903, Appleton manufactures a complete line of electrical products for hazardous and non-hazardous locations. It is part of the EGS Electrical Group.

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