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Safety light curtains

  • Safety categories 2 and 4 to IEC 61496
  • Reliable protection of hazardous areas and gates
  • Wide range selectable on the unit
  • No dead space when mounted in L shape
  • Easy connection via the tried-and-tested M12 connector

Safety light curtains

Safety light curtains are used where hazardous areas must be secured. They are optoelectronic safety devices consisting of one transmitter and one receiver. They conform to the safety requirements of type 2 / SIL 2 or type 4 / SIL 3.
Typical applications include access prevention or hazardous area monitoring of robot cells and production lines. For food and beverage applications, units with protective tubes and high protection ratings are offered. Safety light curtains with floating blanking can be used to safeguard material feed processes on presses and saws.