SG 17

SpaceGuard™ SERIES

SG 17
Self-Contained Light Curtains

Self-Contained Light Curtains

Light Curtains

  • 1-12 metres sensing range
  • 20 to 53 parallel scanning beams
  • Active height of 1800 mm to 2340 mm
  • Length of 1970 mm to 2510 mm
  • 3 different channel placement models
  • Gain control input selection
  • Colour-coded M8 plug pigtail with extension cables
  • Micro aluminium IP67 profile design
  • Fully encapsulated electronics
  • Power, output and system status indicators
  • 12-30 V dc supply voltage
  • Solid state relay output or OSE and transistor output
  • Test input and static blanking function
  • UL325 approved series optionally available upon request
  • ATEX approved optionally available upon request. Certified as Category 3 equipment for Zone 2 and 22 ATEX classification
    (II3G Ex ec IIC T6 Gc and II3D Ex tc IIIC T80º Dc)
  • SG 17

    SG 17

  • Plastic mounting clip

    Plastic mounting clip

  • Plastic mounting clip rear view

    Plastic mounting clip rear view

  • Fully encapsulated electronics

    Fully encapsulated electronics

  • Light curtain U-profile shown with LED indicators on

    Light curtain U-profile shown with LED indicators on

The SG 17 light curtain system consists of a self-contained transmitter, SGT and receiver, SGR, which are to be positioned opposite of each other. The detectors are housed in ultra compact, but sturdy, aluminium profiles that are mounted using plastic fixture clips (included). All electronics are fully potted. The light curtain can be fitted with an optional front cover for additional protection of the optoelectronic components.

The system is supplied with a 12-30 V dc power supply and the SGR includes a solid state relay or OSE and transistor output. The control input in the SGT may be used for either disabling or enabling the transmitter power temporarily for test purpose or for set up of a static blanking function which allows a selection of beams to be permanently ignored (only available in C1 models). The SGT and SGR are electrically synchronised.

The control input in the SGR allows a selection between a fixed high gain setting or an automatic adjusting gain setting with advanced automatic signal-tracking (AST) which automatically adjusts the signal level of each channel, compensating for misalignment and contamination during operation. No onsite set up or adjustments are required.

The SG 17 series features the Dynamic Sequential Blanking Function which allows the detectors to be positioned in the guide tracks of an industrial door, where the door travels directly in front of the protection area, interrupting the beams sequentially from top to bottom. The special feature ensures that the system can distinguish between the closing door and an object by ignoring the beams that are obstructed by the moving door whilst leaving the below remaining beams active to detect an object below the door edge.

Two sets of SG 17 light curtains can be wire configured together to form a synchronised and multiplexed Master/Slave system, which ensures that optical cross-talk between the two sets is prevented.

The door can stop at any position and reverse, as required for partial door opening. The light curtain has an additional beam positioned 35 mm above the floor for extra safety.

All products include a 3-year worldwide warranty.

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