Interlock / Safety Switches

Interlock / Safety Switches

Float Level Switches offer several material/mounting choices.

Leveraging internal permanent magnets that actuate hermetically sealed reed switch as float rises and lowers, ProSense float level switches offer general-purpose solution for single-point monitoring of liquid levels inÂ- diverse applications. Reed switches carry electrical ratings for AC and DC voltage for adaptability toÂ- various control interface applications. While supplied configured...

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Key Interlock and Non-Contact Switches ensure machine safety.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Key Interlock and Non-Contact Switches ensure machine safety.

Available in 2 holding versions of 12 and 40 N, MKeyInterlock Switches provide position interlock detection for moving guards and are designed to fit leading edge of sliding, hinged, or lift-off machine guards. Sense Coded Non-Contact Switches, designed to interlock hinged, sliding, and removable guard doors, are especially targeted to operate in environments that require highest level of safety....

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Door Interlock Switch targets commercial applications.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Door Interlock Switch targets commercial applications.

Featuring custom internal solenoid control, Relialign™ CDI Series holds swing door in place and prevents it from being opened when not desired. Door-closure retention cam contributes to safety and reduction of nuisance stoppages, while lack of open or exposed contacts minimizes possibility of owners making manual adjustments. Compliant with ASME A17.1/18.1 and cULus, switch includes manual...

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Door Interlock Switch is designed for commercial applications.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Door Interlock Switch is designed for commercial applications.

With 675 lb pull force and one million cycle mechanical life, Relialign™ CDI Series holds swing door in place and prevents it from being opened when not desired. Features such as door-closure retention cam contribute to safety, reduce nuisance stoppages, and facilitate installation. Metal key lends to reliable operation, while lack of open or exposed contacts minimizes possibility of owners...

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A Guide to Quality Control of the SMT Process
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A Guide to Quality Control of the SMT Process

The printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing process begins with cutting-edge equipment capable of accurately picking and placing up to 40,000 components per hour. This innovative equipment keeps error rates extremely low, and those defects that do occur are quickly caught by sensitive laser and optical inspection equipment.

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Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario
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Machinery Safety to Suit Every Packaging Machine Scenario

Following renewed risk assessments that led to an updated machine safety design concept for a servo-driven film wrapping machine, BVM Brunner now has the flexibility to meet a variety of customer requirements whilst also ensuring the safety of machine operators. Machinery safety specialist Pilz Automation Technology is widely acknowledged as a market leader in machinery safety, including control...

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Cable Pull Switch isolates power in case of shut-downs.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Cable Pull Switch isolates power in case of shut-downs.

Supplied in die cast aluminum housing rated to IP67, Series CPS can isolate power to conveyor system or other similar process equipment in case of shut-down condition. Steel wire is placed along side of conveyor and attached to cable pull switch. When cable is pulled at any point along conveyor, it will trip cable pull switch and cause conveyor to shut down. Manual reset of CPS is required to...

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Emergency Cable-Pull Switch spans lengths of up to 75 m.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Emergency Cable-Pull Switch spans lengths of up to 75 m.

Model ZS80 provides continuous emergency stop control along exposed areas of machinery and conveyors that are hazards to machine operators/maintenance personnel. Its double-break contact blocks offer choice of arrangements for contacts, which change state when cable is pulled or goes slack. Featuring rugged, metal housing and watertight design, unit includes E-Stop pushbutton, position indicator...

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The New E5 Ethernet Switch Big Hit on HMC Products' PouchMaster at the Latest International PackExpo
Interlock / Safety Switches

The New E5 Ethernet Switch Big Hit on HMC Products' PouchMaster at the Latest International PackExpo

(Davenport, Iowa) Grace Engineered Products' brand new E5 Thru-Door(TM) Ethernet Switch made a big splash at the latest PACK EXPO in Las Vegas. PACK EXPO is the most complete packaging show in the world's largest market allowing the 21,000 person crowd, made up of world-class companies and customers, to connect with innovative processing and packaging solution providers. One of the exhibitors,...

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Touch Free and Pneumatic Buttons control door actuation.
Interlock / Safety Switches

Touch Free and Pneumatic Buttons control door actuation.

Utilizing NoTouchÂ-® technology, Touch Free Universal Button (UB-1TF) requires person to wave their hand Â-½-4 in. in front of device to exit. IR picks up this motion and unlatches time-adjustable door. Also available, Pneumatic Universal Button (UB-1PN) has mechanical adjustable timer that opens/closes circuit and has timed delay before reset. It does not require power for actuation and...

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