The IP indicator characterizes the products level protection.
The first number corresponds to the protection level for solids and the second one for liquids.
|Indication||For the first figure||For the second figure|
|0||No protection||No protection|
|1||Protection against the upper solid bodies in 50mm||Protection against the vertical falls of drops|
|2||Protection against the upper solid bodies in 12mm||Protection against waterfalls with a slope of 15° maximum|
|3||Protection against the upper solid bodies in 2.5mm||Protection against the water in rain|
|4||Protection against the upper solid bodies in 1mm||Protection against the projections of water|
|5||Protection against the dust||Protection against fountains|
|6||Total protection against the dust||Protection against waves|
|7||Protection against the effects of the dumping|
|8||Protection against the effects of the prolonged dumping|
|Indication of protection||Solid body||Liquid body|
This table is defined by standards DIN40050, IEC 529, 5490.