ICTip #12: IP Ratings for Surveillance Cameras

ICTip #12: IP Ratings for Surveillance Cameras

ICTips Physical Security IP Ratings

ICTips Physical Security IP Ratings

IP stands for Ingress Protection. IP ratings are the measure of resistance to the penetration of solid objects (e.g. dust) and liquids (e.g. rain).

Learn what IP ratings are for surveillance cameras, and see how you can take advantage of the protection level for your business.

First Digit

Protection against solids

[intense_table columns=”Digit,Meaning” data=”0,No Protection,1,Protected against solid objects greater than 50mm (e.g. accidental contact with head),2,Protected against solid objects greater than 12mm (e.g. accidental contact with finger),3,Protected against solid objects greater than 2.5mm (e.g. tools and wires),4,Protected against solid objects greater than 1mm (e.g. fine tools and wires),5,Protected against dust,6,Total protection against dust” bordered=”1″]

Second Digit

Protection against liquids

[intense_table columns=”Digit,Meaning” data=”0,No Protection,1,Protection against vertical water drops (e.g. condensation),2,Protection against direct sprays of water up to 15 from vertical,3,Protection against direct sprays of water up to 60 from vertical,4,Protection against water spray from all directions,5,Protection against low pressure jets of water from all directions,6,Protection against jets of water of similar to heavy seas,7,Protection against immersion between 15-100cm,8,Protection against submersion” bordered=”1″]

 

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