VMV HID Lighting


Eaton Crouse Hinds

NEC Standard

Champ® VMV Luminaires are used: in areas where ignitable concentrations of flammable gases or vapors will be present only due to abnormal, unusual, or accidental conditions, where combustible dusts are present, in marine applications where water spray and corrosive atmospheres are considerations, in elevated ambient temperatures, where dirt, vibration, corrosion, and rough usage are problems

Product Description


1. Compact, lightweight design is ideal for medium and low mounting heights

2. Cast copper-free aluminum construction (less than 0.4 of 1% copper) and epoxy powder finish provide excellent resistance to corrosion

3. Seven mounting arrangements to suit any lighting layout – pendant, flexible pendant, ceiling, wall bracket, angle stanchion, straight stanchion, and quad-mount

4. Wide range of light sources and wattages to meet specifiers' needs: 50, 70, 100, and 150 watt high pressure sodium (HPS); 70, 100, 175 watt metal halide (MH and Pulse Start MH)

5. Hinged ballast housing for ease of installation and maintenance

6. Wide choice of photometric distributions; glass globes, refractors and compact refractors available for all wattage luminaires; plastic refractors (for non-hazardous applications only) for 50–100 watt luminaires

7. All luminaires are designed to perform in a 40°C ambient temperature; selected luminaires are suitable for ambient temperatures up to 65°C

8. Superior gasketing seals between the mounting module, housing, and optical assembly for optimum performance in wet and corrosive environments

9. Hubs with an integral conduit stop and bushing to help prevent damage to field wiring during installation

10. Low ambient capability to (-40°C)

11. Dome and 30° angle reflectors made of bright white Krydon® material provide superior reflectivity, with twist-on feature requiring no tools or additional hardware; will not chip, peel, dent, rust, or corrode

12. Grounding wire for safety

13. High power factor ballasts (Min P.F. 90%) and available in a variety of voltages to meet local area requirements

14. Mogul base porcelain lamp socket