Position switches are used to monitor the position of moving parts contact
of machines and plant
Can be used in safety circuits, as the device satisfies
EN 60 947-5-1/DIN VDE 0660 part 200, and the opening contacts
are positive opening. The series 8060 position switch with positive
opening contacts has been tested to the professional association
test standard GS-ET 15 of the German Employer Liability Insurance
Association, and is thus licensed for personnel protection functions.
Category 1 Safety position switches have contact and actuating
element in a single constructional and functional unit.
Because of the galvanic isolation of the moving contacts, the
position switch is suitable for switching various potentials.