GWD Cable Switch, Straight, 2 x 100m, 2 x 2NO/2NC

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Product Details

GWD Series, Double Grab Wire

Designed to offer grabwire switch protection for personnel working in close proximity to conveyors or rotating and moving machines
Typical applications:- conveyors, assembly lines, transfer lines, packaging machinery, process equipment
Double grabwire switches are a convenient way of installing two rope pull switches on a long rope run, with common wiring and two heads
When the units are correctly installed and set, the system switching contacts are closed allowing the system to operate
If the grabwire is pulled the switch contacts will open, providing operator safety. Whether the grabwire has been pulled, gone slack or been broken, it can only be started by manually resetting the switch unit
100M max span, each side
Ingress protection to IP65 as standard
Sealed M20 cable entries
Safety and auxiliary contacts as standard 2 N/C + 2 N/O (each side)
To comply with BS 5304 switch units should be fitted at each end of the grabwire
To complete an installation a connection kit is required, containing the wire rope, instruction leaflet and all other necessary elements
Please order the appropriate kit for length for your installation from the RS Rope setting kits for grabwire switches
Standards & Approvals BS EN 60947-5-1, BS EN 60947-5-5, BS 5304


To comply with safety standards, a switch unit should be fitted at each end of the grab wire to afford system and operator protection.
Our rope switch kits contain all fittings necessary for installation. Available in 5, 10, 20, 30, 50 and 75 metre lengths.
Stock No typ 239-6757

Attribute Value
Series GWD
Reset Button Yes
Pole Configuration 2 x 4P
Normal State Configuration 2 x 2NO/2NC
Mounting Orientation Straight
Maximum Rope Span 2 x 100m
Maximum Current 6 A
Maximum AC Voltage 250V
Maximum DC Voltage 24V
Housing Material Steel
Conduit Entry M20
IP Rating IP65
Depth 110mm
Length 285mm
Width 94mm
E-Stop Button No
Dimensions 285 x 94 x 110 mm
5 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
Price Each
£ 394.26
(exc. VAT)
£ 473.11
(inc. VAT)
Per unit
1 +
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