POLARIS Remote 17.3″ W



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IECEx IBE 11.0007X
CSA 70010166
TC RU C-DE-BH02.B.00586
UL-BR 11.0131X


The POLARIS Remote 17.3″ W unit by BARTEC is a display which a PC can be operated in safe areas of hazardous areas. Distances of up to 20 km are possible. POLARIS Remote 17.3″ W offers the user the possibility of using any currently available PC-based process control system, without any restrictions in the Ex area. The front panel installation assures ease of mounting. On request, the devices are also available as turn-key system solutions in a Stainless-steel enclosure as wall and floor mounting versions. The screen of the Remote 17.3″ W is a TFT display with an Full HD resolution and is characterised by its excellent brilliance and a very large reading angle. Intrinsically safe input devices can also be connected. The optional touchcreen (intrinsically safe) offers the ultimate in operating comfort. Connection in the safe area is realised via a local unit (included in scope of delivery).

Technical data *

Protection class IP 65 (front)
IP 54 (back)
Structure Front-panel fitting
Dimensions 503 mm x 314 mm x ca. 135 mm
Wall cut-out 489 mm x 300 mm + 0.5 mm
Material Front: polyester foil on anodised aluminium plate
(conditionally UV-resistant)
Back: bichromated sheet steel
Cable length up to 100 m via STP copper cable DVI/USB
up to 20 km via optical fibers Single Mode
(9/125 μm) DVI/USB
Storage temperature -20 °C to +50 °C
Humidity 5 to 95 % non-condensing
Vibration 0.7 g/1 mm;
5 Hz to 500 Hz pulse in all 3 axes
Shock resistance 15 g/11 ms pulse in all 3 axes
Weight approx. 33 kg
Display 17.3″ W graphics-capable TFT colour display
16.7 million colours
Full HD resolution, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Brightness 400 cd/m2
Visible area approx. 382 x 215 mm
Contrast 600:1
Antireflection-coated glass pane
Optional touchscreen (resistive)
Backlighting LED technology
Service life approx. 50,000 hours (at +25 °C)
Voltage AC 90 to 253 V, 50 to 60 Hz
DC 24 V ± 10 % on request
Power Pmax. < 60 W

*Refer to the documentation for more detailed information


Data Sheet - POLARIS Remote 17.3" W