Machine Safety plays a key role in every factory environment. KEYENCE offers a variety of safety products for any machine guarding application.
Safety interlock switches are safety devices used for checking whether movable machine guarding such as safety fence doors and covers are open or closed. KEYENCE’s GS-M Series safety interlock switch uses an electromagnetic locking principle and flexible actuator to prevent door rattling and misalignment for easy locking. The ultra-compact design can be used with any kind of door and can be installed anywhere. The GS-M Series offers superior safety in addition to the usability and reliability required for manufacturing sites without hindering productivity.
Safety interlock switches are safety devices used for checking whether movable machine guarding such as doors, fences, and covers are opened or closed. KEYENCE’s GS Series Safety Interlock Switches are available in locking type—either power-to-release (GS-50) or power-to-lock (GS-70) models—and non-contact type (GS-10). Both types feature a slim-yet-rugged design with an enclosure rating that ensures usability, even when exposed to water or oil (IP65/67/69K). The GS Series not only offers superior safety but also the usability and reliability required for manufacturing facilities without hindering productivity.
This series has impressive range (27.5′), is easy to integrate, and has multiple innovative features. It is the world’s first safety scanner with integrated cameras and detachable display for remote access. Other advancements include improved environmental resistance, network capability (CIP Safety, Profisafe, etc.) and quickly customized zones.