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Explosion Proof Automation Safety Switches

Explosion Proof Industrial Automation Safety Switches

Get the Status and Initiate Control in Hazardous Locations and Extreme Environments

Illustration of typical switch applications

Steute Extreme Explosion Proof Safety Switches

  • Wide selection of models for a variety of applications
  • Choice of mechanical actuation
  • Alternative switching actions
  • Generous electrical contact ratings
  • Handle extreme temperatures and corrosive armospheres
  • Excellent ingress protection from the elements
  • Long life and high cycle rates
  • Resistant to mechanical shock and vibration
  • CSA approved for the US and Canada
  • ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro certifications
  • Precision manufactured with tight quality control
  • Also perfect for hygienic and clean room applications

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Position Actuated Switches Application: to enable moving parts of machines to be positioned, controlled, or monitored Actuation: plunger, plunger with ball, roller plunger, roller lever, rocking roller, wire roller, spring rod, plus many variations on these themes and a choice of materials. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExST13, Ex14, ExT356 More information: Tell us about your application.
Safety Interlock Switches Application: to enable sliding, hinged and removable guarding devices on machines to be monitored. Actuation: coded actuator attached to moving part. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExST14, ExAZ16, Ex335AZ, ExST61 More information: Tell us about your application.
Solenoid Interlock Switches Application: to insure that sliding, hinged and removable guarding devices on machines cannot be opened until dangerous conditions have been terminated. Actuation: various key-type devices Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExSTM295, ExAZM415, ExAZP415 More information: Tell us about your application.
Door Contact Application: to monitor the closed condition of elevator doors for operational safety. Featuring positive break contacts. Actuation: coded actuator attached to moving part. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: Ex14AZ More information: Tell us about your application.
Safety Sensor Application: to monitor the position of sliding, hinged and removable protective doors. Magnetic coupling between sensor and actuator. Used with electronic relay. Actuation: coded actuator attached to moving part. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExHSSi4, ExRCSiM30, ExRCSi56 More information: Tell us about your application.
Safety Switches for Hinged Guards Application: to monitor the relative position of hinged doors or protective guards. Actuation: direct coupling to rotating hinge component, or via lever attached to door/guard. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: Ex13SB, Ex335V10S More information: Tell us about your application.
Command Safety Switches Application: to start or stop control system functions and provide two-handed interlocks. Emergency stop ciricuits. Actuation: push button, semi rotary, and key operated. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: Ex14RT More information: Tell us about your application.
Foot Switches Application: operator foot control to stop & start machinery and process operations. Actuation: one, two, or three pedals, with or without guard covers to prevent accidental operation. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExGF, ExGFS, ExGFI, ExGFSi, ExGF2, ExGFS2, ExGF3, ExGFS3 More information: Tell us about your application.
Emergency Pull-Wire Switches Application: operator safety over-ride of machinery and process operations, including conveyor systems. Actuation: pull-wire from one or both sides. Push button or key reset. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: ExZS71, ExZS73, ExZS75, ExZS80, ExZS73S, ExZS75S More information: Tell us about your application.
Pull-Wire Switches Application: simple one pull initiation of electrically powered doors, gates and processes such as a hanging cord for fork lift truck drivers. Actuation: pull-wire from one side, spring return. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: Ex61Z More information: Tell us about your application.
Belt Alignment Switches Application: mounted each side of a materials handling conveyor to monitor belt alignment and initiate warning of imbalanced loading or mechanical failures. Actuation: lever mounted roller. Push button reset. Hazloc certifications: cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, GOST-R, Inmetro. Typical Models: Ex3354VSR, ExZS73SR More information: Tell us about your application.