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Light curtains play it safe

Two series of safety light curtains (active optoelectronic protective devices) from AutomationDirect, a Cumming, Ga. supplier of automation technologies, protect people, and ensure product/machine safety where risks can’t be eliminated by machine design or the process might require frequent, open access during operation.


Two series of safety light curtains (active optoelectronic protective devices) from AutomationDirect, a Cumming, Ga. supplier of automation technologies, protect people, and ensure product/machine safety where risks can’t be eliminated by machine design or the process might require frequent, open access during operation.
The YBB-14 series has a 14-mm sensing resolution for finger-size protection, an operating distance of up to 3.5 m, and protective heights ranging from 142 mm to 1,045 mm. YBB-30 light curtains have a 30-mm sensing resolution for hand protection and an operating distance of up to 12 m with protective heights ranging from 279 mm to 1,827 mm.
Safety ratings include Type 4, Cat 4 PL e and IP65.
www.automationdirect.com/safety