Schneider Electric is the provider of the complete safety chain covering all the safety functionality and scalability you need for your machine to improve efficiency and profitability. Modicon offers an extensive range of safety products, compliant with international standards, designed to provide the most comprehensive protection for personnel and equipment.
Modular safety controller Modicon MCM is designed to provide a solution for safety applications requiring conformity to Performance Level PL e/Category 4 EN ISO 13849-1 and SIL3 EN/IEC 61508. The modular and configurable safety controller is able to monitor multiple safety functions on and around a machine protecting operators from accessing dangerous moving parts of the machine. The controller consists of 8 digital inputs, 4 digital outputs and is expandable up to 128 digital inputs and 16 digital outputs (relay or solid state). Up to 8 axis for measurement of maximum speed, speed range, zero speed and direction by proximity sensors or encoders can be managed. The controller can be expanded directly on its' backplane bus and as well via the safe expansion bus of up to 6 islands and 50 meters between islands.
These safety controller are designed for monitoring multiple safety functions such as:
- Emergency stop
- Guard monitoring
- Perimeter guarding
- Position monitoring
- Speed monitoring
- Enabling movement
The Modicon range is part of EcoStruxure Machine. The NEXT generation of EcoStruxure Machine™ from Schneider Electric is an intuitive solution for machine automation with all the features and functions you need to build machines that will improve your bottom line. From design and development, to commissioning and maintenance, EcoStruxure Machine is a complete machine building solution with benefits all through the machine life cycle. Schneider Electric - the provider of the complete safety chain powered by Modicon technology helping you simply to reach the right level of safety for your machine!
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