Product Description

AKRON Electric

AXJ Series

Hazardous Location Junction Box

Explosion-proof junction boxes


  • External machined flange joint design
  • Integral cast mounting feet
  • Machined surface perimeter for ease of hinge installation
  • (N5) stainless steel (optional) or (E3) triple lead stainless steel
  • Captive quick thread cover bolts (optional-domestic only)
  • Ground lug package (optional)
  • Cast mounting pan bosses
  • All enclosures suitable for drilling and tapping
  • Stainless steel shot or sandblasted natural finish
  • Cast aluminum or stainless steel hinge (optional)
  • Atex certification (optional)


Available Sizes

The AXJ Series are available in a number of different sizes to fit all types of hazardous locations. Please see the Product Catalogue for available sizes and detailed specifications.


Applications where hazardous gases, vapors, liquids, flammable fibers, flyings or combustible dusts can exist during the time of operation. Locations including Oil/Petroleum Refineries, Waste Water Treatment Plants, Petrochemical Plants, Mining Facilities, etc. Junction Box can be used to house electrical components for viewing/monitoring. Applications in hazardous environments such as those listed above (indoor & outdoor).

ATEX Certification (Optional)

ATEX certification is available upon request. Certain features are added to the AXJ Series if ATEX is required:

  • Metric cover bolts
  • External ground screw
  • If NEMA 4 O-ring is required, IP 66 rating applies



Copper-free Aluminum (less than 0.25% copper content)

Cover Bolts

Cad-Plated (Standard) or Stainless Steel N5 /E3 (Specify)


Stainless Steel or Medium to Heavy Duty Cast Aluminum

Mounting Pan (Optional)


Galvanized Steel or Phenolic Materials available upon request.

O-Ring (Optional)


For detailed specifications, refer to the Product Catalogue.



UL LISTED - Standard 886

CSA Certified (Canada) - Standard C22.2 -No. M1984


CL. I, Div. 1 & 2 Groups B, C & D

CL. II, Div. 1 & 2 Groups E, F & G


NEMA 3, 4X (Optional), 7 & 9

For detailed specifications, refer to the Product Catalogue.


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