Hand Detection Safety Sensor

Our Guardmaster™ SC300 Hand Detection Safety Sensor is a compact safety sensor system which operates based on image processing technology. The safety sensing function is performed by a single image sensing device viewing a single two-dimensional image against a passive pattern as the background. The detection principle is based on an object of a certain resolution blocking the view of the pattern from the image-sensing device.

Bulletin 442L Guardmaster SC300 Hand Detection Safety Sensor
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Features

  • Provides compact die-cast aluminum housing that can be mounted on the inside of OR on the side of a frame
  • Provides angular field of view of 110°
  • Offers automatic alignment
  • Lets you double the maximum opening dimension by installing two SC300 safety cameras back to back with synchronization inputs connected
  • Does not require software to program the monitored opening area

Additional Information

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Specifications

TitleNumberDownload
SC300 Safety Sensor User Manual442L-UM004

Certifications

  • CE Marked for all applicable directives
  • cULus
  • IFA 

Safety Classification 

  • Category 3 EN ISO 13849-1
  • Type 3 DIN EN61496-1
  • SIL 2 IEC 61508
  • SIL CL2 EN 62061
  • PLd EN ISO 13849-1 

Functional Safety Data

  • PFHD =< 3.2 x10-9
  • Mission Time (TM) = 20 years (EN ISO 13849)
  • Suitable for Performance Level PLd (according to ISO 13849-1:2006) and for use in SIL 2 systems (according to IEC 62061) 

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Standards Compliance

  • DIN EN 61496-1: 2009-03
  • IEC/TR 61496-4: 2007-07
  • DIN EN 61508:2002/2003
  • DIN EN ISO 13849-1: 2008-12

Product Certifications

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Documentation

TitleNumberDownload
Presence Sensing Safety Devices BrochureGLSAFE-BR001
Guardmaster SC300 Hand Detection Safety Sensor Product Profile442L-PP001
SC300 Safety Sensor User Manual442L-UM004
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