The cable reel excels points with a compact and robust design and a stable tubular steel cradle mounted on ball bearings, whoseÂ crank handle can be rotated and folded away. The cable reel Ex type 573 has been designed for use in industrial applications and meets the requirements of product category 2 (for use in potentially explosive atmospheres, e.g. when using explosive mixtures of gases, mists, vapours in the air). The applied degrees of protection are Â«Flameproof Enclosure (d)Â» and Â«Increased Safety (e)Â»; gas group IIC is applicable. The temperature class with respect to the ignition of gas is T6. Compliance with the Essential Health and Safety Requirements was ensured through compliance with EN 60079-0: 2012 / A11: 2013 (General requirements), EN 60079-1: 2014 (Equipment protectionÂ by flameproof enclosures â€œdâ€), EN 60079-7: 2015 (Equipment protection by increased safety â€œeâ€), EN 60079-14: 2014 (Design, selection and construction of electrical installations) and EN 60529: 2016 (Degrees of protection provided by enclosures).