Xbeam™ XL EX 2 – 6 GHz Antenna for Zone 1 / Class 1 Div 2

The Xbeam™ XL EX is an ATEX ,IECEx and NRTL/MET approved RF antenna for creating wireless networks (typically Wi-Fi, ZigBee, Wireless HART and ISA100) and wireless telemetry systems in hazardous area. The antenna is not limited to a specific network protocol and can be used for any 2 – 6 GHz application. The antenna is optimized for use in steel and concrete structure environments where multipath effects and reflections are present.

The Xbeam XL EX is a preferred solution where the access point/radio can be placed in safe zone or safe area and where cable length does not exceed 30 meters. The antenna can also be used with Ex e, Ex d or Ex p solutions.


  • ATEX:
    Ex II 2 G Ex eb mb IIC T6 Gb
    Ex II 2 D Ex tb IIIC T85 °C Db
  • IECEx:
    Ex eb mb IIC T6 Gb
    Ex tb IIIC T85 °C Db
  • NRTL:
    Class I Zone 1,  AEx eb mb IIC T6 Gb
    Class II Zone 21, AEx tb IIIC T85°C Db
    Class I, Division 2, Grps A, B, C, D, T6
    Class II, Division 2, Grps F, G, T85°C
  • Ambient Temperature -40°C ≤ Ta ≤ +60°C

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Product Details

The antenna can be utilized in:

  • Wi-Fi
  • WLAN
  • WirelessHART
  • ISA100
  • Other 2 – 6 GHz applications

Tech Specs


2 – 6 GHz




270g (incl bracket)


Height 295 mm
Width, diameter Ø 39 mm