AE Light’s Xenide HID Personal Searchlight, No. AEX20, has passed initial explosion proof testing and is now certified for safe operation in Class 1, Division 1, Groups, A, B, C, and D environments (all gases). Testing is ongoing for dusts. The AEX20 is safe for use in environments where the threat of a possible explosion exists. With this certification, the IP rating for all Xenides has been upgraded to IP68 (with waterproof battery). IP68 is totally protected against dust and protected against long periods of immersion under pressure. The lights are small, portable, lightweight and safe to use.