Polaris Remote Panel 17.3” W for ATEX Zone 1 and 21


The POLARIS Remote 17.3" W unit by BARTEC is a display which a PC can be operated in safe areas of hazardous areas. Distances of up to 20 km are possible.

POLARIS Remote 17.3" W offers the user the possibility of using any currently available PC-based process control system, without any restrictions in the Ex area. The front panel installation assures ease of mounting. On request, the devices are also available as turn-key system solutions in a Stainless-steel enclosure as wall and floor mounting versions. The screen of the Remote 17.3" W is a TFT display with an Full HD resolution and is characterised by its excellent brilliance and a very large reading angle. Intrinsically safe input devices can also be connected. The optional touchcreen (intrinsically safe) offers the ultimate in operating comfort. Connection in the safe area is realised via a local unit (included in scope of delivery).



Front-panel fitting


503 mm x 314 mm x ca. 135 mm


17.3" W graphics-capable TFT colour display 16.7 million colours Full HD resolution, 1920 x 1080 pixels Brightness 400 cd/m2 Visible area approx. 382 x 215 mm Contrast 600:1 Antireflection-coated glass pane Optional touchscreen (resistive)

Cable length

up to 100 m via STP copper cable DVI/USB up to 20 km via optical fibers Single Mode (9/125 μm) DVI/USB

Protection class

IP 65 (front) IP 54 (back)

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