Field Enclosure – PR Electronics 8501


  • Cut-out dimensions fit PR displays
  • Protection degree IP65
  • 4 M16 threaded holes in the bottom
  • Easy mounting on wall or panel
  • Strong powder coating on outer sufaces


  • Multi-purpose enclosure with cut-out hole for mounting of PR electronics’ LCD / LED instruments type 5531A, 5714, 5715 and 5725.
  • 8501 is suitable for protection of PR LCD / LED instruments to be mounted in harsh process environments.
  • The type 8501 enclosure complies with industrial standards for efficient protection of process equipment in wet areas up to IP65.

Technical characteristics

  • The enclosure is made of corrosion resistant aluminum.
  • All surfaces are protected with a salt-water proof powder coating.
  • Fixing screws for front and backplate are made of stainless, acid proof steel.
  • Can be delivered with up to 4 M16 cable glands. Safety plugs are fitted in unused cable gland entries.

Mounting / installation

  • To be mounted on wall by way of 4 mounting screws (not included).


Operating temperature -20°C to +60°C
Protection degree IP 65, EN 60529
Protection degree, cable glands and blind plugs IP68
Enclosure material Al Mg Si 0.5, DIN 1725
Material, cable glands and blind plugs Polyamide
Dimensions (HxWxD) 92 x 112 x 143 mm
Dimensions, backplate 112 x 112 mm
Cut out dimensions 44.5 x 91.5 mm
Cable glands and cable diameter M16 x 1.5 / Ø 4.5…10 mm
Weight approx. 750 g


PR Electronic 8501 Field enclosure-DpstarGroup