ABS Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene copolymer: a plastic used for the production of various BOXEXPERT housing series
Alster Industrial housing made of die-cast aluminium by BOXEXPERT, named after a well-known body of water in Hamburg
ATEX stands for “ATmospères EXplosibles” and describes the European Directives dealing with the explosion protection of products
CE stands for “Communautés Européenes” and represents a product marking in the European Union. The CE marking describes the conformity with the applicable regulations of the EU.
Disbox Disbox describes the product series of fuse and distribution boxes from BOXEXPERT
DNV GL International classification society with a focus on the marine and energy industry
EAC Eurasian Conformity, conformity mark of the Eurasian Economic Union
Elbe Design cases by BOXEXPERT, named after the famous river that flows through Hamburg and flows into the North Sea
EMC Stands for electromagnetic compatibility and describes the ability of a technical device not to be influenced by electrical or electromagnetic effects of other devices
EPDM Ethylene-propylene-diene rubber: a rubber-elastic material which is used, inter alia, for the manufacture of BOXEXPERT cable glands
Fleet Plastic control cabinet from BOXEXPERT, named after natural water courses in Hamburg and Northern Germany
Hanse Junction box by BOXEXPERT, named after a union of North German merchants between the middle of the 12th century and the middle of the 17th century
IECEx Certification regarding explosion protection of the International Electronical Commission IEC
IK Describes the resistance of enclosures to mechanical stresses, in particular shocks; the IK code is standardized according to IEC 62262.
INOX after the French inoxydable, stands for the group of corrosion and acid resistant steel grades, is used by BOXEXPERT in connection with the stainless steel enclosures of the Treva series
IP protection describes the suitability of electrical equipment for various environmental conditions, in particular protection against contact, dust and water.
Kontor Network cabinets from BOXEXPERT, named after branches of Hanseatic merchants abroad
Michel Industrial enclosures from BOXEXPERT with metric embossing, named after the famous main church of St. Michaelis in Hamburg
PA Polyamide: a plastic that forms the basis of various BOXEXPERT cable glands
PC Polycarbonate: a very robust plastic from which the BOXEXPERT case series Michel and Perle are made
Perle a series of control cabinets from BOXEXPERT, named after the jewel derived from nature, is often mentioned in connection with the city of Hamburg
PUR Polyurethane: a rigid foam plastic used in various BOXEXPERT enclosures as a seal between the enclosure base and lid.
RAL a standardised colour system, which RAL gGmbH has created and administers
REACH Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, also known as the REACH Regulation, regulates the restriction of various chemical materials in the manufacture of products.
RoHS stands for “Restiction of Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronical Equiment” and is part of the EU Directive 2011/65/EU. It regulates the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances
Impact resistance Describes the resistance of enclosures to external impact loads, defined by the IK shock resistance of an enclosure.
Protection class describes the suitability of equipment against external environmental influences and the protection against contact from the outside
SEV Swiss Electrotechnical Association, today: Electrosuisse, Association for Electrical, Energy and Information Technology, carries out standardization and testing in electrical engineering for the Swiss market.
St. Pauli Industrial enclosure series by BOXEXPERT made of ABS, named after one of the most famous districts in Hamburg
TPE Thermoplastic elastomers: a material with rubber-like properties that can be thermoplastically deformed and is used as the basis for various housing seals.
Treva Sheet steel control cabinets from BOXEXPERT, named after an original settlement on the Alster, which is considered the origin of the later city of Hamburg
UL Underwriters Laboratories: an independent organization that tests and certifies products for device safety.
VDE Verband der Elektrotechnik, Elektronik und Informationstechnik: carries out independent tests of equipment in the field of electrical engineering

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