The safety switches TP ensure that guards remain in the closed position until a hazardous movement, e.g. an over-traveling main spindle, has come to a standstill. Similarly, opening of the guard during a process is prevented. Thanks to their slim design, they are ideal for universal mounting on profile rails. Safety switches TP have reinforced plastic housings. They thus provide ideal installation opportunities for the automation, assembly and handling technology sectors.
The safety switch TP is an electromechanical device manufactured by Euchner that is specifically designed to provide safety and security in industrial environments. This safety switch incorporates guard locking and guard lock monitoring features, making it an ideal solution for protecting personnel and machinery.
The safety switch TP is housed in a durable metal enclosure, ensuring its ability to withstand demanding industrial conditions. It can be easily installed on doors, gates, or other access points, enabling seamless integration into existing safety systems. The switch is available in various sizes and configurations to accommodate different installation requirements.
One of the key features of the safety switch TP is its guard locking mechanism. This mechanism ensures that the guard or door remains securely locked during machine operation, preventing unauthorized access to hazardous areas. The guard lock mechanism ensures that the guard remains locked until the machine has come to a complete stop, minimizing the risk of accidents or injuries.
In addition to guard locking, the safety switch TP also incorporates guard lock monitoring. This monitoring system continuously checks the status of the guard lock, providing real-time feedback on its engagement and functionality. In case of any faults or tampering, the switch can send signals to the machine's control system, triggering appropriate safety measures or shutting down the machinery altogether.
The safety switch TP features an easily visible LED indicator, allowing operators to quickly and visually verify the status of the switch. This visual feedback provides clear information about the state of the safety switch, ensuring that the machine is in a safe operating condition.
|Safety Switch TP
|Electromechanical Safety Switch
|Guard Lock Monitoring
|Mechanical actuator (tongue or key)
|The switch uses a mechanical actuator (tongue or key) that interacts with the guard or door, enabling or disabling the power supply to the machine or equipment. It includes guard locking and guard lock monitoring features for enhanced safety.
|2NC + 1NO (2 Normally Closed Contacts + 1 Normally Open Contact)
|Up to 230 V AC/DC
|Up to 6 A
|IP67 (Ingress Protection)
|-25°C to +70°C (-13°F to +158°F)
|Approvals and Certifications
|- CE (Conformité Européene)
- cULus (Underwriters Laboratories, Canadian Standards Association)
- TÜV Rheinland (GS Mark)
- EAC (Eurasian Conformity)
- CCC (China Compulsory Certification)
- SIL 3 (Safety Integrity Level 3)
|- Fixing by M6 screws
- Compatible with Euchner's mounting brackets and accessories
|- Length: 92 mm
- Width: 36 mm
- Height: 30 mm
|Approximately 320 g