Glossary: weighing technology

IP rating

Information about the ingress protection of housings against dust and water.

  • IP65 (according to DIN EN 60529): Suitable for short-term contact with a liquid. Dust-tight.
  • IP67 (according to DIN EN 60529): Suitable for short-term use in wet areas. Immersion possible. Dust-tight.
  • IP68 (according to DIN EN 60529): Suitable for permanent use in wet areas. Submersion possible. Dust-tight.
  • IP69K (according to DIN EN 40050): Completely tight and thus protection of the electrical equipment against penetration of solids and dust. Protection against the ingress of water during high-pressure or steam-jet cleaning.