Safety Switches for Automation – The Standard Range

Welcome to our range of Safety Switches for Automation; a range of products for controlling and monitoring guards opening and locking in three different applications – Heavy DutyMedium Duty and Compact Locations.

Heavy Duty Guard Locks

 

EIXA6EKR2LR411LVETP6P700NT04226F200MPB1
Left-handedRight-handed⬇️ Left-handed⬇️ Right-handed

EI2 Handle

Left Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Pre-wired M23 connector

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

EI4 Handle

Right Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Pre-wired M23 connector

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

Key   |   CLK-SUSS

This product requires one key (sold separately)

Cable   |   CABLE-5M-F2

5 metre (16.4ft) cable to suit M23 19-pin connector

Dual independent normally closed safety contacts;

✅   Applications up to Cat. 4, PLe

Safety on Guard Locking

✅   powering solenoid opens safety contacts

✅   local indication of guard lock status through yellow LED

✅   signalled non-safe monitoring of lock status

✅   Opening of guard only permissible through extraction of key

✅   Removal of restart prevention key monitored

✅   Whilst key is removed, safety contacts cannot be closed

 

 

 

 

 

Key Operated Switch

 

 

 

BK02T03543D700MPB1

Key Operated Switch - Why?

🛑   Requesting machine stop at end of a run-down cycle
🖥️   Enabling teach mode activation
⛔   Prevent unexpected restart when key removed and taken into a safeguarded space

Why Fortress?
Robust metal alloy enclosed key switch with pre-wired M12 connection and mounting with just two fixings for easily installation. Suitable for applications up to Cat. 4 PLe, this product is designed for indoor or outdoor IP67 installations. Dust cover lock protection ensures reliable operation .

Key   |   CLK-SUSS
This product requires one key to operate

🔌 CABLE-5M-D7
5 metre cable M12 connection to free wires.

BK0 (key switch)
2 (with lock protection)
T03543 (wiring reference)
D700 (10-pin M12 connector)
MPB1 (installation with just two fixings)

Open safety contacts on Key Removal

"Where can this key be used?"

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Networked Heavy Duty Interlocks with PROFIsafe & CIP Safety

 

EIXA6EKR2SRP11NDEIP6P7P2NPF10MPB1
Left-handedRight-handed⬇️ Left-handed⬇️ Right-handed

EI2 Handle

Left Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

PROFINET with PROFIsafe Connection

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

EI4 Handle

Right Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

PROFINET with PROFIsafe Connection

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

Key   |   CLK-SUSS
This product requires one key (sold separately)

Cabling from a logic controller to an interlock;
Cable Set   |   CABLE-10M-PF10-H
(includes M12 5-pin to free ends, and D-coded 4-pin to RJ45)

Cascading cabling between interlocks;
Cable Set   |   CABLE-10M-PF10-D
(includes 1x M12 5-pin dual ended and 1x dual ended D-coded 4-pin)

Dual independent normally closed safety contacts;

✅   Applications up to Cat. 4, PLe

Safety on Guard Locking

✅   powering solenoid opens safety contacts

✅   local indication of guard lock status through yellow LED

✅   signalled non-safe monitoring of lock status

✅   Opening of guard only permissible through extraction of key

✅   Removal of restart prevention key monitored

✅   Whilst key is removed, safety contacts cannot be closed

PROFINET / PROFIsafe enabled for direct communication to logic controller.

✅   Up to three dual channel safety components

✅   Integrate additional I/O with no additional cabling

✅   Connect external I/O with a unique configured design with a Fortress specialist

What External I/O? Do you have a light curtain, enabling switch, indicator light or sensor you wish to connect over PROFINET / PROFIsafe? Our specialists are here to help.

PF10 Connector Set

PF10 Connector Set

2x M12 D-Coded 4-pin Data + 2x M12 A-Coded 5-pin Power (M/F)

Installation of networked devices is quick and simple with plug and play connectors

 

EIXA6EKR2SRP11NHEIP6P7P2NPF10MPB1
Left-handedRight-handed⬇️ Left-handed⬇️ Right-handed

EI2 Handle

Left Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

EtherNet/IP with CIP Safety Connection

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

EI4 Handle

Right Handed Single Action Escape Release Handle

✅ Robust Design

EtherNet/IP with CIP Safety Connection

✅ Integrated Restart Prevention

✅ Integrated Escape Release

✅ Guard Locking up to Cat. 4 PLe

✅ Operator Controls with Emergency Stop

✅ Easy to Install with just two fixings

Key   |   CLK-SUSS
This product requires one key (sold separately)

Cabling from a logic controller to an interlock;
Cable Set   |   CABLE-10M-PF10-H
(includes M12 5-pin to free ends, and D-coded 4-pin to RJ45)

Cascading cabling between interlocks;
Cable Set   |   CABLE-10M-PF10-D
(includes 1x M12 5-pin dual ended and 1x dual ended D-coded 4-pin)

Dual independent normally closed safety contacts;

✅   Applications up to Cat. 4, PLe

Safety on Guard Locking

✅   powering solenoid opens safety contacts

✅   local indication of guard lock status through yellow LED

✅   signalled non-safe monitoring of lock status

✅   Opening of guard only permissible through extraction of key

✅   Removal of restart prevention key monitored

✅   Whilst key is removed, safety contacts cannot be closed

EtherNet/IP & CIP Safety enabled for direct communication to logic controller.

✅   Up to three dual channel safety components

✅   Integrate additional I/O with no additional cabling

✅   Connect external I/O with a unique configured design with a Fortress specialist

What External I/O? Do you have a light curtain, enabling switch, indicator light or sensor you wish to connect over EtherNet/IP & CIP Safety? Our specialists are here to help.

PF10 Connector Set

PF10 Connector Set

2x M12 D-Coded 4-pin Data + 2x M12 A-Coded 5-pin Power (M/F)

Installation of networked devices is quick and simple with plug and play connectors