Customized Access Control System secures hazardous machinery.

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Configured as separate devices or integrated into one device, tGard includes safety switches, personnel keys, emergency release, push buttons, e-stops, indicator lamps, and choice of operating handles for both hinged and sliding guard doors. Required elements are selected by user and assembled into metal-bodied housing. IP65-certified as standard, tGard can be mounted directly onto flat surfaces, doors, or extruded aluminum profiles without mounting plates or brackets.



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tGard Access Control System from Fortress Interlocks



Customized approach maximizes safety



Erlanger, Ky. – The new tGard range from Fortress Interlocks is a novel approach to controlling access to hazardous machinery and equipment. The compact, metal-bodied safety system enables the custom configuration of multiple safety products including electrical safety gate switches, mechanical trapped key interlocks and electrical operator controls, for optimum safety.



tGard systems can either be configured as separate devices or integrated into one device and are wholly customized to the needs of the end user. The range of tGard components includes safety switches (solenoid and non-solenoid ), personnel keys, emergency release, push buttons, estops, indicator lamps and a choice of operating handles for both hinged and sliding guard doors. The required elements are user selected and then assembled into a robust housing, resulting in an exact configuration specific to the user’s application.



tGard is quick and easy to install and can be mounted directly onto a flat surface, doors or extruded aluminum profiles without the need for mounting plates or brackets. It is IP65 certified as standard and has been designed to be fully compliant with the latest machinery safety standards.



For more information on the tGard contact the Fortress US office at us@fortressinterlocks.com or 859-578-2390. Information about the full range of Fortress interlocking products can be found at www.fortressinterlocks.com.



Company Profile:

Fortress Interlocks has been at the forefront of developments in safety interlocking for over forty years. A market leader in the design and manufacture of interlock systems, Fortress has an enviable track record of project implementation. With an extensive global distribution network, Fortress supplies industries throughout the world. A member of the international Halma Group, Fortress has its US headquarters in Erlanger, Kentucky.



A Halma Company



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Fortress Interlocks

1455 Jamike Ave, Suite 200

Erlanger KY 41018

Tel: + 1 859.578.2390

Fax: +1 859.341.2302

Email: us@fortressinterlocks.com

Website: www.fortressinterlocks.com 

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