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ifm Light Curtains and Grids for Food and Beverage Applications
- Highly-visible LEDs provide status, setup and troubleshooting indication
- Heater element coupled with sealing O-rings prevent moisture build-up inside the tubing
- Mounting is simple using the integrated tabs
- An attached PVC cable enables quick connection
- Light curtains are shipped fully assembled, reducing total installation costs
In today's fast-moving applications, ifm's new safety light curtains and grids are designed to provide a protective optical barrier between plant personnel and unsafe equipment and dangerous areas. The curtains can be used for perimeter guarding, access prevention and point-of-operation guarding.
For application flexibility, products offered include safety light curtains with 14 mm or 30 mm resolution and light grids with 2-, 3- or 4-beams. Both Type 2 / SIL 2 and Type 4 / SIL 3 versions are available.