IP66 Cabinets & Enclosures

IP66 CabinetsSAC equipment cabinets carry a rating of IP66, keeping your electronic equipment dust-tight and dry in the strongest storms to provide maximum security against equipment damage.

Ingress Protection (IP) tests rate electronic enclosures based on their ability to protect equipment from materials that can damage electronics. The first number refers to the level of protection against solid foreign objects, and the second number refers to the level of protection from water and other liquids.

Ingress Protection -- IP Codes

First Number: Protection Against Solid Bodies

  • 0 No protection
  • 1 Protects against objects larger than 50 sq mm
  • 2 Protects against objects larger than 12 sq mm
  • 3 Protects against objects larger than 2.5 sq mm
  • 4 Protects against objects larger than 1 sq mm
  • 5 Provides limited protection against dust
  • 6 Dust tight

Second Number: Protection Against Liquids

  • 0 No protection against liquids
  • 1 Keeps out vertically dripping water
  • 2 Keeps out water dripping at 75-90 degree angle
  • 3 Keeps out sprayed water
  • 4 Keeps out splashed water
  • 5 Keeps out water jets
  • 6 Keeps out powerful water jets
  • 7 Withstands temporary immersion
  • 8 Withstands contniuous immersion