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New Product Introduction: B7/B9 Pressure Switch Now in Stainless Steel

March 22, 2016

For Immediate Release:


Explosion Proof Pressure Switch Now in 316 Stainless Steel

The Ashcroft® B-Series NEMA 7/9 explosion-proof pressure switch is now available with a 316 stainless steel enclosure for demanding operating environments, including salt water spray. These switches are IP66 rated and are approved for use in most NEC Class I and II hazardous locations. Each pressure switch can be fitted with a variety of diaphragm materials (including Monel for NACE applications) or with an external diaphragm seal to resist caustic or corrosive media.

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Ashcroft Inc. manufactures gauges, thermometers, switches, transducers, transmitters, data loggers, calibration equipment and isolators for pressure measurement, monitoring and control.  Product brands include Ashcroft®, Heise®, WillyTM and Weksler®. As a global provider, Ashcroft Inc. maintains a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and distributors worldwide. The company’s website can be accessed at©Copyright 2016 Ashcroft Inc. All rights reserved.