Polaris Remote Panel 19.1” W for ATEX Zone 1 and 21


The POLARIS Remote 19.1" unit by BARTEC is a display which a PC can be operated in safe areas of hazardous areas.Distances of up to 10000 m are possible.

POLARIS Remote 19.1" 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, floor or ceiling mounting versions. The screen of the Remote 19.1" is a TFT display with an SXGA 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).


  • Easy front panel fitting
  • Graphic-capable TFT colour display
  • Easy wiring
  • Connection of standard PCs in non-hazardous areas
  • Optional touch screen
  • Transmission through fibre optical waveguide or copper
  • OSD menu, with setting keys on the front
  • Reduction in costs by cascading several POLARIS remote devices to one PC



Front-panel fitting


498 mm x 400 mm x approx. 135 mm


19.1" graphics-capable TFT colour display 16.7 million colours SXGA resolution 1280 x 1024 pixels Brightness 300 cd/m2 Visible area approx. 380 x 305 mm Contrast 1300:1 Antireflection-coated glass pane Optional touchscreen

Cable length

Up to 300 m via STP copper cable VGA/PS2 (RS232 Touch) Up to 100 m via STP copper cable DVI/USB Optical fibre version POLARIS: ST connector Local unit: LC connector Up to 500 m via multi-mode optical fibre (50 μm/125) DVI/USB Up to 20 km via single-mode optical fibre (9/125 μm) DVI/USB

Protection class

IP 65 (front) IP 54 (back)

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