Type 4 safety light curtains are IP65 for harsh environments

Smartscan T4 Series safety light curtains are designed for use in 'high-risk' applications such as press brakes, presses, robot cells, guillotines, woodworking machines, metal folding machines and others. These devices are are Type 4, Category 4 (EN 954-1) or up to SIL 3 in accordance with EN 61508. The T4 Series provides customers with a powerful combination of full feature technology including muting, blanking (fixed and floating) and built-in heaters, plus a robust twin-chamber housing (IP65) to help the safety light curtains cope with harsh operating environments.

A T4 Series safety light curtain comprises the transmitter (Tx) and the receiver (Rx) units, providing two fail-safe electronic outputs (control reliable). A connection cable is required at both the transmitter and receiver head; options for 5m, 10m and 20m cables are available. Each enclosure is IP65 rated and comes with adjustable mounting brackets. Where a relay output option is required, the T4 Series can be connected to Smartscan's Multifunction Safety Unit (MFU) 011-160, which provides safety relay output switching. In addition it has options for connecting two T4 Series safety light curtains plus emergency stop inputs. A selection of accessories is also available, including mounting stands, reset station and mirror systems.

Follow the link to download literature for the T4 series safety light curtains.

Smartscan Ltd

Pywell Road
Willowbrook Industrial Estate
NN17 5XJ

+44 (0)1536 401 313



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