Key-operated safety switches detect the opening of doors, gates, and/or removable covers that prevent access to dangerous machine parts. A removable stainless-steel key allows users to turn the control power off should any one of these areas be opened during machine operation. Brochure describes safety switch models and provides specifications and installation procedures for each.
Unlike industrial robots, which suffered a slight overall slump in 2012, service robots continue to be increasingly in demand. The majority are used for defense, such as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs); and agriculture, such as milking robots.
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