explosion proof electric strikes

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The Von Duprin Pneumatic PN98/99 series exit devices feature provides remote latch bolt retraction in hazardous areas where electrically operated devices would not be permitted.
The Von Duprin Pneumatic or "PN" device was designed for Intrinsically Safe Class 1, Division 1 applications.
Electric strikes are not water proof an not recommended for exterior application especially gates.
No, due to the gate and backbox not being able to be sealed to keep water out of the electric strike a weather proof version is not available.