EID Series Explosionproof, Compact Disconnect Switches

Designed with safety and reliability in mind.

EID Series Explosionproof, Compact Disconnect Switches:

  • Provide an explosionproof disconnect switch assembly for hazardous area electrical systems
  • Incorporate Eaton's high integrity manufacturing standards for reliability and safety in a compact, space-efficient NEMA 4X* enclosure

*When ordered with S752 or S753 suffix.

Circuit Protection Fused or non-fused
Switch Rating (Amperages) 30; 60; 100; 200; 400A
Voltages 240 VAC; 480 VAC; 600 VAC; 250 VDC
Body and Cover Material Copper-free aluminum
Gasket Material Neoprene
Cover Bolt Materials Steel or stainless steel
Hinge Material Stainless steel
Mounting Plate Sheet and Rotary Actuating Handle Material Aluminum


  • Available in both fused and non-fused configurations – offers flexible options for different circuit protections
  • Can be ordered as enclosure only, allowing for field installation of switch while maintaining product certification
  • NEMA 4X breather and drain** – provides a moisture control solution in hose-down applications
  • Small, compact footprint – less mounting space required
  • Large red painted aluminum rotary handle operator mounted on cover assembly – provides rugged, reliable performance in the field and allows for the switch position to be easily identified
  • Internal fused switches are rated up to 200 kAIC short circuit rating at 600 VAC, providing increased protection
  • Neoprene cover gasket provides NEMA 4 ingress protection
  • Detachable/adjustable mounting feet provide flexible mounting alternatives for ease of installation; no need to replace the entire enclosure if a mounting foot is broken
  • Stainless steel hinges provide easy internal access for wiring and maintenance
  • (2) 1/2" NPT conduit entries, one on top and one on bottom, for field addition of breather and/or drain or for use with auxiliary contacts; holes come plugged with Eaton's Crouse-Hinds series PLG explosionproof as standard
  • Provides lockout/tagout capability which complies with OSHA requirements, allowing for locking in the ON or OFF position for standard maintenance checks
  • Complies with NEC Article 312 wire bending requirements for maximum wire gauge, allowing for easy and safe installation, and reliable operation of the product

**When ordered with S756V suffix.

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