- August 28, 2014
August 28, 2014- Schmersal introduce SLC445 Series Type 4 Safety Light Curtains offering muting, cyclic operation, and multiple scan functions in addition to a wide range of integrated functions which are easily configurable without the need of a special tool or software. The functional diversity of the SLC445 allows these optoelectronic safety devices the flexibility to be adapted to individual application requirements, with the aim to have the highest productivity and safety possible. Structurally, the SLC445 Series IP67 rated housing is a compact (28 mm x 33 mm) one-piece extrusion and features an integrated 7-segment display and an LED illuminated end cap for status signaling. SLC445 Safety light curtains are used for the protection of hazardous areas, and are available with resolutions of 14 or 30 mm and protection field heights between 170 and 1770 mm. Also available as 2, 3, or 4 beam safety light grids for perimeter guarding. The series is suited for use in safety circuits up to PLe (EN 13849) or SIL3 (IEC 61508).