Safety Contactors

Designed for machine safety applications, AFS contactors come with fixed front contact blocks (mechanically linked and mirror contacts) making them ideal for monitoring and controlling circuits. ABB’s complete range of safety components make protection systems easier to build. Main benefits include Complying with main safety standards EN ISO 13849 and EN 62061 guaranteeing the safe use of machinery and equipment; Contactors status guaranteed with permanently fixed front-mounted auxiliary contact blocks; Easy safety chain identification with the yellow housing & Simplify calculation of installation safety level with safety values available in FSDT and Sistema tools. Main features include Up to 45kW - 400 V AC-3, 60hp - 480 V and 130A - 690 V AC-1, 115A - general use; Fast opening times as low as 35 ms for AFS09...AFS38 contactors; Mirror and mechanically linked contacts with 3rd party certificate; Low energy auxiliary contacts feature a minimum switching capacity 12 V, 3 mA 10-7 & Built-in surge suppression.