Press Release Summary:
- IP65 rated units feature reset button, rugged powder-coated and die-cast aluminum housing
- Depressing the pedal to a detent position opens positive-break NC contacts to stop the controlled function
- Ideal for stamping equipment, die-casting machines and punch presses applications
Original Press Release:
2-Stage Safety Foot Switches
ZF Electronic Systems is pleased to introduce STEUTE’s Series GFS 2-Stage Safety Foot Switch. In use, the operator depresses the pedal to a detent position to close NO control contacts allowing machine operation.
Depressing the pedal through the detent position (as often happens when the operator is in distress) , opens (and latches) positive-break NC contacts to stop the controlled function. Units feature a reset button; a rugged powder-coated, die-cast aluminum housing; and IP65, EN ISO 13849-1 and cCSAus-compliance.
Typical applications include stamping equipment, die-casting machines and punch presses.
ZF Electronic Systems Pleasant Prairie, LLC
8401 W. 102nd Street
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158
Telephone: (800) 927-6298