Safety light curtain

Safety light curtain

Manufacturer: SICK Type: Safety device

Specially developed solution for direct replacement of proven FGS protection devices.
Simple to install and easy to align with flexible mounting brackets.
Plug and play thanks to the pre-assembled adapter.
No new wiring: minimal downtime.
Costly and unplanned downtime avoided by taking the quick and precautionary step of system conversion.
Also available as a service: Upon request, SICK will carry out the conversion work on your plant on site.

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Features and Benefits

High performance – we take safety to the next level.
The new generation of deTec safety light curtains is ideal for guarding hazardous areas, entrances and danger points. Intelligent, state-of-the-art technologies such as NFC and IO-Link offer completely new possibilities for comprehensive diagnostics, fast installation and execution of automation functions.

In summary

  • NFC smartphone application and diagnosis
  • Diagnostics and automation via IO-Link
  • 2-signal muting
  • Intelligent presence detection
  • Dynamic protective field widths
  • Configuration of all functions without software
  • Reduced resolution: 1 or 2 beams
  • Protection ratings IP65, IP67 and IP69K and variants for explosion-hazardous areas

Your benefits:

Increased productivity and reduced downtime through extensive and innovative diagnostic options
Combined safety and automation: IO-Link makes cost-effective system design possible
Muting offers maximum productivity and safety in differentiating between people and materials.
High availability: Intelligent presence detection prevents unwanted switch-offs
Easy commissioning and configuration without the need for software, saving time and money
IP65, IP67 and IP69K rated enclosures available, plus variants for hazardous areas, to ensure maximum reliability in harsh environments.

Technical details:

PFHD (average probability of dangerous failure per hour)
1.53 x 10-8
3.05 x 10-8
4.56 x 10-8

Protective field range
2.5m – 30m

Scanning range
300mm – 2,100mm

14 mm / 30 mm

Output Signal Switching Devices (OSSDs) – Output Type
PNP semiconductors, short-circuit protected, cross-circuit monitored

Diagnostic Outputs – Output Type
PNP semiconductor, short-circuit protected

Supply voltage Vs
24V DC (19.2V …. 28.8V)

Enclosure Classification
IP65 (IEC 60529)
IP67 (IEC 60529)
IP66 (IEC 60529)
IP69K (ISO 20653)

Operating environment temperature
-30 °C … +55 °C

Storage temperature
-30 °C … +70 °C

Vibration resistance
5g, 10Hz….. 55 Hz (IEC 60068-2-6)

Impact resistance
10 g, 16 ms (IEC 60068-2-27)

(H) 313 – 2112mm x 30.7mm (W) x 34mm (D)

Light type
NIR, invisible