Interlock / Safety Switches

Interlock / Safety Switches

Omron Launches Series of Safety Products

OMRON Corporation announces the release of new F3SR-B rugged safety light curtain product, which is ideal for use with large scale equipment with its high, bright white LED (Light-Emitting Diode) alignment. With the F3SR-B, users can easily adjust light axis alignment even for large scale equipment where detection in longer distance is required. F3SR-B complies with the international standard...

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Liquid Level Switches incorporate RF transmitter.

Designed for industrial liquid level sensing for spill/overflow prevention, WIO-® LM5000 series have battery-powered RF transmitter to send alarms immediately when set point level is reached. Submersible level units feature hermetically sealed, magnetically-actuated reed switch technology and are offered with side-mount and top-mount packaging. Various options are avaialable to meet application...

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Cummins Power Generation Transfer Switches First with UL-Listed 30-Cycle Ratings

MINNEAPOLIS- Series OHPC and CHPC PowerCommand® automatic transfer switches from Cummins Power Generation Inc. are the industry's first transfer switches to achieve UL-listed 10-cycle and 30-cycle withstand and closing (short-time) ratings. The OHPC open transition and CHPC closed transition switches demonstrated unprecedented short-time ratings of 25 kA at 10 cycles for 125 to 260-amp switches,...

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SIL-2 Compliant Level Switch Supports Storage Tank Monitoring Applications
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SIL-2 Compliant Level Switch Supports Storage Tank Monitoring Applications

Ideal for Chemical, Electric Power, Oil/Gas Refining, Pharmaceutical, Water Storage, Food and Beverage, Aviation, and More San Marcos, CA-April 22, 2009-Process and plant engineers responsible for monitoring storage tanks required for critical operations or those located in hazardous environments will find the FLT93 Tank Level Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) is now rated for...

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Touch Free and Pneumatic Buttons control door actuation.
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Touch Free and Pneumatic Buttons control door actuation.

Utilizing NoTouch-® technology, Touch Free Universal Button (UB-1TF) requires person to wave their hand 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 has...

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Gems Sensors & Controls Introduces Versatile New Line of Proximity Switches

Plainville CT, March 7, 2009: Gems-® Sensors & Controls(TM) (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, and flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems, announces the launch of a new line of magnetically actuated proximity switches for the most basic to the most complex customer applications. The PRX-100 Series is a line of high performance, moisture resistant proximity...

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Modern Safety and Control for Packaging

Faster, more flexible, safer - with this objective in mind, the level of automation on plant and machinery continues to advance in all industries. Both safety and control technology take these high requirements into account. If necessary, powerful components can be combined to form complete systems, which guarantee safety on the one hand, and can increase productivity on the other. If the user...

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Hall-Effect Switch consumes low power of only 5 µA at 3 V.

Available in TSOT or ultra-thin CSP packages, MLX90248 non-contact magnetic switch IC suits low power consumer applications like flip, slide, and clamshell portable handsets, PDA's, and personal entertainment devices. It has operating voltage of 1.5 V and offers ESD protection up to 8 kV. CMOS technology provides bounce-free, contactless solid-state switching, while Omnipolar(TM) switching...

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Non-Contact Switches are triggered by sensors.
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Non-Contact Switches are triggered by sensors.

Available in both surface mount technology and through-hole styles, non-contact capacitive switches detect changes in capacitance from proximity. Infrared version reduces influence of ambient light via internal compensating circuit, providing less false switching. They can be encased in plastic or glass, and sealed to IP68 for waterproofing. Without need to turn electromechanical contacts, units...

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Taspeswitch Adds Various Tactile Remote Switches to Product Offering
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Taspeswitch Adds Various Tactile Remote Switches to Product Offering

February 2009, Farmingdale, NY. Tapeswitch Corporation recently announced a new addition to their extensive line of pressure sensitive safety and sensing switches, the Tactile Remote Switch. Used to activate lights and / or lasers with minimum actuation, this Tactile Remote Switch has a variety of applications. Among the line of four different tactile products being offered by Tapeswitch,...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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