Machine & Operator Safety
Schmersal multifunctional safety light curtains SLC445, SLG445
December 19, 2014 by Alyssa Dalton
Dec. 19, 2014 – The latest generation of Type 4 light curtains and perimeter guarding grids from Schmersal boast new features and additional safety.
The multifunctional SLC445 and SLG445 claim to be cost-effective, easy to assemble, simple to integrate into existing structures, and do not require an external switchgear to control functionality. Promising the highest protection for the user, the products have been developed in three product ranges to cover a variety of different requirements. All functions available with the SLC440 model are available in the SLC445 and SLG445 models, including: fixed blanking; floating blanking fixed blanking with movable edge; double reset; contractor control (EDM); automatic mode; restart mode; and beam coding. According to the company, the light curtains are best used in applications that require the highest level of productivity and flexibility at the man-machine interface.