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Important of IP Rating, and Why?

Posted by Earthtrack Lighting Admin on

IP is an acronym "Ingress Protection". It is a measurement of the protection an item will have against solid objects (dust, sand, dirt, etc.) and liquids. An IP rating is comprised of 2 numbers. The first number refers to the protection against solid objects (dust, etc) and the second number refers to protection against liquids. What is an IP Rating? Each IP rating has two numbers, both of which give you information about the protection level. A higher number means greater protection against solids and liquids. The first number (0-6) refers to the level of protection against solid objects and...

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