Non-Contact Interlocks for Machine Guarding (Monitoring)
Tapeswitch CorporationPosted 02/07/2013
Tapeswitch Corporation Releases NEW Multi-gate Non-Contact Interlock Switch System (HE Series) For Gates, Doors, and Enclosures.
For Immediate release – Farmingdale, NY Tapeswitch Corporation released a completely NEW Multi-gate monitoring system, consisting of the HE Series (HE1 and 2) non-contact safety interlock switches and multi-gate SCU-1 control unit for machine guarding, where monitoring for a guard is required , such as in robotics applications . The new line features the HE Series Interlock switches which are the latest coded magnetic non-contact switches. They feature fully encapsulated solid state, single point switching with built in, dual color, LED status indication. The switches offer a CAT 4, SIL 3 PLe safety performance level. It has 2 N/O and 1 N/C bi-directional solid state outputs. The solid state outputs offer simple series connection. They offer a 7mm switching distance and can approach on each other from most angles. The HE Series is IP67 rated. When combined with the SCU-1 control unit, it is a multi-gate switch solution capable of monitoring up to 30 switches in the series. Since the HE series is a HED double switch, it reduces the amount of wiring for multiple gates and reduces the brackets needed for mounting the switches.
Model: New HE Series