TS-18 Sensing Edges

Tapeswitch™ TS-18 Mini Sensing Edges are designed for limited space applications where pressure sensitive safety edges with end caps are desirable for cosmetic or environmental reasons. The TS-18 sensing edges housing material is EPDM. Mounting is by means of snap-in aluminum channel.

The EPDM rubber housing is resistant to water, oil, hydraulic fluids, and coolants and has a wider temperature range than PVC. The internal switching element is rated for millions of operations across surface. TS-18 Pressure Sensitive Sensing Edges are supplied with 4-conductor Fail-Safe wiring and are compatible with Tapeswitch™ Safety Interface Modules.

Features & Benefits
• Low profile for limited space applications
• End caps for cosmetic or environmental concerns
• Some over-travel allows compression after activation
• 4-conductor Fail-Safe wiring is standard

Typical Applications
• Pinch protection on machinery edges, and medical tables
• Signaling or personnel protection on machining centers
• General switching applications requiring a large switching surface

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Actuation Force: 43 N (154.7 oz.) nominal (Tested with 80 mm disk)
Overtravel: 0.25 in. (6mm) after activation
Overall Height: 0.98 in. (25.0 mm)
Recommended Voltage & Current: 28 VAC or VDC at 1.0 amps max.
Lead Wiring: 2 x 22/2 AWG, 4-conductor Fail-Safe, 18 in. long
Exterior Housing: PVC
Available Lengths: 6 in. to 16 ft.
Mounting Options: Flat Aluminum channel
Color Options: Black