Safety light curtains available

May 9, 2013

Safety light curtains available -

A new line of compact, low-profile safety light curtains from ifm can provide finger, hand, and body protection in a variety of industrial applications.

The Type 4 light curtains provide a multibeam barrier of infrared light in front of a hazardous area. If any of the beams are blocked by an object, the light curtain sends a signal to the machine to place it in a safe state.

The light curtains are offered in protective heights of 6.3 to 59.45 in. in increments of 5.91 in. Their housing measures 1.10 by 1.18 in. No software or control boxes are required for installation.