The Model RS safety stop control is a heavy-duty safety stop control that provides a quick positive shut off of dangerous equipment in emergencies. It is actuated by a cable pulled by endangered personnel. The outputs of the Model RS can control up to four separate circuits and can include one for machinery shutdown and one for alarm. The Model RS was developed to meet the stringent requirements of safety agencies throughout the world. It is ideal for safety-minded operators of conveyors, production lines, elevator equipment, assembly lines, material handling systems, cranes, etc. The standard construction of the unit is corrosion-resistant aluminum housing, complete with stainless steel hardware and a red powder coated actuation handle. The actuation shaft is made of stainless steel. Epoxy coating is also available if required. The general-purpose models are UL Listed NEMA Type 4, 4X for ordinary locations. Explosion-proof models are UL Listed for use in hazardous locations NEMA Type 7, Class I, Groups C and D, and NEMA Type 9, Class II, Groups E, F, and G. These Model RS controls are also CSA Certified.
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