Banner Engineering has introduced the Pico-Guard fiber-optic emergency
stop button for use with its Pico-Guard safeguarding system.
Button works in conjunction with the controller and other optical elements in personnel safety and equipment protection applications. Used with plastic fiber-optic cable and offers a simple, quick means of connecting and disconnecting the cable. Models are available with cable entry/exit from either the same side or opposite sides of the housing. When used with the Pico-Guard Controller, the E-stop button meets Safety Category 4 applications and is certified for use in harsh and potentially explosive environments.