Even the simplest process should be in compliance with national and international standards, and now it is affordable to get reliability and high performance for maximum machine safety. These certified machine safety components meet equipment and personnel protection needs, including safety switches, safety light curtains, safety mats and edges, and safety relays.
A Superb Line of Machine Safety Devices ... Don't let price stand in the way of making a machine or process as safe as possible. You need to be in compliance with national and international standards, but don't overpay to get reliability and high performance for maximum machine safety. AutomationDirect now offers a superb line of machine safety devices with prices that let you do even more to protect what's important. Choose from our certified offering of brand name machine safety components to meet your protection needs, including safety switches, safety light curtains and safety relays.
Interlock safety switches are developed and manufactured according to IEC and EN European standards for Type 4 machine safety/ OSHA machine guarding.
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Safety limit switches are designed to be mounted for position sensing applications, such as guard doors, conveyors, machine beds, elevators, etc. They are available with a range of actuator heads and either slow or snap action contacts.
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AutomationDirect offers safety light curtains for finger protection, hand protection and body protection (access control). These safety curtains are used for human protection and product/machine safety where risks cannot be eliminated by machine design and the process might require open and frequent access.
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Contrinex safety light curtains for finger protection, hand protection and body protection (access control).
ReeR safety light curtains for body protection (access control).
Area scanners are an intelligent and cost-efficient way of protecting a zone or area by using lasers in a 275-degree viewing window.
The Reer MOSAIC (MOdular SAfety Integrated Controller) system is modular, expandable and configurable for managing all safety functions of a single machine or an entire plant that offers cost reductions with minimal wiring. The MOSAIC M1 master module can be used stand-alone or with additional expansion modules.
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Safety relays are coils and contacts that are designed to be positively driven and assure a reliable opening and closing for machine safety applications. IDEM and Dold Safety Relay Modules are developed and manufactured according to IEC and EN European standards and are RoHS, CE and UL Listed. These safety relay modules consist of safety relays that are controlled by built-in monitoring functions.
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Isolating barriers provide intrinsic safety and galvanic separation between the control system and the field device.
Safety mats are used to protect people and machinery from harm. Mats detect the presence of personnel on horizontal surfaces (usually the floor. Mats are wired to specialized safety relays for fail-safe triggering of the intended safety function.
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Safety edges and bumpers are used to protect people and machinery from harm. Edges can be used on any surface, usually near possible crushing or shearing points. Bumpers are used in applications involving vehicles or other moving equipment. Both edges and bumpers are wired to specialized safety relays for fail-safe triggering of the intended safety function.
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Dold Trapped Key System Gate Sets provide a full trapped key safety system, in one to five gate sets. They are available in either standard (SX) or solenoid-locking (ZRH) versions. All keys and their corresponding receivers and modules are identical within a set, but unique to any other set. Also available are tongue key actuators (purchased separately from the gate sets), and optional items such as door actuators, captive safety key sets, key modules for key exchange box setup, and mounting plates.
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Two-hand control systems are used with a control monitoring relay, and require an operator to use both hands at the same time when initiating a hazardous operation.
The purchaser/installer is solely responsible for the application of these components and ensuring all necessary steps have been taken to assure each application and use meets all performance and applicable safety requirements and/or local, national and/or international safety codes as required by the application. AutomationDirect cannot certify that our products used solely or in conjunction with other AutomationDirect or other vendors products will assure safety for any application.
Any person using or applying any products sold by AutomationDirect is responsible for learning the safety requirements for their individual application and applying them, and therefore assumes all risks, and accepts full and complete responsibility for the and suitability of the product for their respective application.
AutomationDirect does not provide design or consulting services, and cannot advise whether any specific application or use of our products would ensure compliance with the safety requirements for any application.