Tongue interlock safety switches fit sliding, hinged or lift-off machine guards, providing a tamper-resistant actuator mechanism and positively operated switching contacts. IDEM 22mm (mounting profile) switches offer a plastic (IP67) body and 90-degree adjustable head; a variety of actuator tongues are available.
Tongue operated Safety Interlock Switches are designed to fit to the leading edge of sliding, hinged or lift-off machine guards to provide positively operated switching contacts and provide a tamper resistant actuator mechanism. They are designed to provide robust position interlock detection for moving guards.
Tongue Interlock Safety Switches and Keys
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