MICRONOR (Newbury Park, CA) has introduced two new inherently safe, fiber optic signaling products for the industrial automation, robotic, and medical markets. The MR380 series Fiber Optic Emergency Stop offers ESTOP Functional Safety compliance with SIL1 rating. The MR382 series Fiber Optic U-Beam Sensor is a general purpose photo interruption/slot sensor. Features include:
- A passive optical Sensor which connects to a DIN rail mount Controller Module via an industry standard OM1 duplex 62.5/125 multimode fiber optic link.
- The ability to operate over distances up to 2,500 meters (8,200 feet).
- Immunity to EMI, RFI, lightning, high voltage discharges, and ground loops.
For more information, visit www.micronor.com.
Filed Under: Industrial automation