Hazard Point Protection on Punching Machines via Safety Light Curtain with Finger Protection
Punching machines and presses in heavy industry are subjected to high shock and vibration loads due to their heavy weight of several tons. Safety light curtains are installed on the equipment to secure danger zones during the down stroke. Due to the high resolution for finger protection, the robust and vibration-resistant protective devices are attached directly to the machines. Interrupting the safety field leads to immediate standstill of the press. An emergency stop switch is also available for emergency situations, which causes an immediate standstill.
Safety Light Curtains for Finger Protection
TÜV-certified safety light curtains with the highest performance level e in accordance with DIN EN ISO 13849-1 protect people and machines in hazardous areas. The electro-sensitive protective equipment of type 4 offers reliable finger protection with a resolution of 14 mm.