ABB Launches a Completely New Range of Safety Light Curtains
September 08 2015
Light guards are devices used to detect a presence in their protected field and don’t require any action from the machine operator. Therefore, they are considered more production friendly than other safety devices. ABB’s broad range of optical safety devices includes light curtains, light grids and single beam.
With a wide selection of models, the Orion series offers a light guard model for every need. From basic models with no more functions or settings than necessary to advanced models with extensive functionality to suit even the most demanding applications.They are designed to make your machine safety system easy to build.
ABB is helping its customers to have innovative and more effective safety system with the multiple benefits of Orion light guards
“The innovative and effective safety solution Orion will help our customers get a fast and reliable set-up and to reach the required safety levels in various types of installations,” said Lars-Magnus Felth, Global Product Manager.
Speed up your process
With advantages such as integrated muting functions and possibility to use local reset without any extra control module even the most complex safety solution is simplified. Thanks to smart solutions such as alignment help through level indication on the display and M12 contactors, installation time can be reduced. Easy diagnostics and extensive error indication further facilitate and reduce downtime.
Improve installation efficiency
To customize your light guard even more, Orion offers a broad set of accessories. It can simplify the installation and alignment with rotation brackets, extensive alignment help and laser pointer. Stand, deviating mirrors and different cables are other accessories which further makes Orion a flexible product for your safety solution.
Reliable in harsh environments
With protective tubes and lens shields, your Orion will have a long lifetime, even in harsh environments.
Safety and protection
By choosing a safety solution from ABB you benefit from our long experience in machine safety. We offer a complete range of safety products, which makes it easy to build safety systems. When choosing ABB you also have the advantage of the possibility to optimize your solution with only one supplier for safety, automation and robots