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Safety Awareness Barriers

electrically interlocked heavy-duty grinder and tool grinder shields
Safety Awareness Barriers

These safety awareness barriers are ideal for use in the manufacturing industry. They provide both a physical and visual means to warn people that hazards exist beyond the barrier. Awareness barriers can be used to surround a wide variety of machines, around the backs of machines, around groups of machines, and much more. The mechanical properties of the 6063-T6 aluminum alloy material provide high strength and resistance to corrosion.

   • 42" high double-rail system
   • 1.9" diameter rails
   • Powder-coated safety yellow or anodized aluminum
   • Sold as corner kits, straight kits, and extension kits

 

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LED Industrial Lighting

Light strips and work lights use extremely bright, energy-efficient LEDs and are effective in directing the light to the work area. Light strips are available in standard and heavy-duty models and are constructed of anodized aluminum with a clear acrylic window. A work light is also available to use where space is limited. It has an 18" direct-mount flexible arm to direct the light where needed.

  • Rugged oil, chemical, and vibration resistant heavy-duty light strips
  • Low profile, space-saving standard light strips
  • Cascading light strip systems available
  • Washdown light strips available
  • Lumens range from 285 to 2600
  • 50,000+ hours lifetime

 

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LED Industrial Lighting

IP50 standard cascading light strips mounted
inside a control console.
(For illustrative purposes only: not a typical application.)


NEW Guard-Opening Scales—OSHA, ANSI & CSA

Guard-Opening Scale  

Use an OSHA or ANSI/CSA guard-opening scale to check openings for compliance during the design, installation, and inspection of guards. These compact, precision-engraved acrylic copolymer guard-opening scales fold to one-third their size to fit in a pocket.

Shop now to order a NEW guard-opening scale.

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Introducing our new Portable, Retractable Weld Screen and Grinding Station Screen!

Introducing our new Portable, Retractable Weld Screen and Grinding Station Screen
Portable, Retractable Weld Screen and
Grinding Station Screen

This easy-to-use weld screen protects personnel who are in the area of welding and grinding work zones. The .4 mm-thick, semi-transparent PVC screen offers protection from weld flash, metal chips, sparks and flying debris produced during the welding and/or grinding process.

  • Portable
  • Retractable
  • Stores Easily
  • No Tools Needed

Shop now to order a portable weld screen and grinding station screen.

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Introducing our new Electrically Interlocked Slotting and Broaching Type Machine Shield!

Introducing our new Electrically Interlocked Slotting and Broaching Type Machine Shield
Electrically Interlocked Slotting and
Broaching Type Machine Shield

These electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields are designed for slotting and broaching type machines. When the shield is swung out of position, the positive contacts on the microswitch open, sending a stop signal to the machine control.

Each shield consists of a high impact-resistant, oil-resistant, transparent polycarbonate shield that protects operators from flying chips and coolant, and hinders access to the alternate moving parts of the vertical slide or broach.

Shop now to order electrically interlocked slotting and broaching type machine shields.

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Introducing our new electrically interlocked heavy-duty grinder and tool grinder shields!

electrically interlocked heavy-duty grinder and tool grinder shields
Single and Double-Wheel Grinder and
Tool Grinder Shields

These electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields for grinder and tool grinders are ideal for single- and double-wheel grinders. When the shield is swung out of position, the positive contacts on the microswitch open, sending a stop signal to the machine control. The shields have horizontal and vertical adjustment with a steel arm that provides easy mounting.

Each shield consists of a high impact-resistant, transparent polycarbonate shield with an aluminum profile support and provides operator protection from flying chips and coolant.

Shop now to order electrically interlocked heavy-duty grinder and tool grinder shields.

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Press And Press Brake Control Systems—CNTRLS Catalog

Press And Press Brake Control Systems

Press And Press Brake Control Systems is a FREE, 144-page catalog that features complete control systems for mechanical power presses & press brakes, and hydraulic power presses & press brakes. These control systems are designed and built to comply with applicable OSHA regulations and ANSI standards. The catalog is divided into sections that offer control systems and components for:

  • Full-Revolution-Clutch Presses
  • Part-Revolution-Clutch Presses and Press Brakes
  • Hydraulic Presses and Press Brakes
  • Press Automation Control

The CNTRLS catalog goes into detail about the features of the systems, and describes the different options available to update or replace existing control systems. This catalog also includes spring-loaded turnover bars, palm button assemblies, danger signs, and a section with helpful references.

    Click here to view the CNTRLS Catalog

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Hand-Feeding Tools—HFT Catalog

Hand-Feeding Tools Catalog

Hand-Feeding Tools is a FREE catalog that features a wide variety of pliers, tongs, positioners, and vacu-tongs. These tools are used to keep hands out of the point of operation while feeding or removing parts from the machine. Most of the tools are constructed of soft alloy materials, engineered to easily crush if caught between dies or parts of the machine. Vacuum lifters and magnetic tools are also featured in the catalog.

    Click here to view the HFT Catalog

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Safeguarding Cutting and Turning Machines—SFM Catalog

Safeguarding Cutting and Turning Machines

Our new SFM Catalog, Safeguarding Cutting and Turning Machines is a FREE, 84-page full-color catalog that features a complete line of equipment to protect operators from injury while operating cutting and turning machines. The products featured comply with OSHA, ANSI, and NFPA 79 standards.

The polycarbonate and steel shields found in this catalog can be applied to drill presses, lathes, milling machines, bench grinders, band saws, and more.

This SFM Catalog highlights the newest in our products that include:

 

• Electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields
• Band saw shields
• Bench grinder safety gauge
• Disc/belt sander shields
• Table saw shields

    View the SFM Catalog page

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Machine Safeguarding Demonstration Videos

Versatile On/Off Magnetic-Base Shields


We've added several demonstration videos to illustrate and explain ways to provide increased machine safety. Some topics include:

• Lathe Chuck Shield Mounting Brackets
• Electrically Interlocked Guards
• Two-Hand Control Safeguarding
• Self-Ejecting Chuck Wrench
• Foot Switch
• Type 'A' Sliding Gate Device


Look for more videos in the near future and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube™ channel to never miss a new safeguarding demonstration video.

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NEW Detect-A-Finger® Drop-Probe Device

Detect-A-FingerĀ® Adjustable Stroke DeviceOur new DAF-100 Detect-A-Finger® drop-probe device is an adjustable stroke device that is used for safeguarding riveters, spot welders, eyeletters, stakers, staplers, crimpers, fastening and assembly machines, and screw machines. The DAF-100 Detect-A-Finger® drop-probe device is an electric-air system that can provide a stroke of up to 4". It consists of a control box, drop-probe assembly, aluminum sensing probes, and other necessary components. It can be mounted on the left or right side of the machine.

Shop now to order DAF-100 Detect-A-Finger® drop-probe device.

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Introducing our new line of electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields!

Heavy-Duty Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Drill Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Drill Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Lathe Chuck Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Crosslide/Travel Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Crosslide/Travel Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Milling Machine Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Milling Machine Shields Heavy-Duty Interlocked Lathe Chuck Shields

 

 

Our new line of electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields is manufactured specifically for drills, mills, lathes, and crosslide/carriage travel applications. The shields are made of high impact-resistant transparent polycarbonate that provides operator protection from flying chips and coolant. The heavy-duty arms are made of durable pressed steel and the mounting brackets house a safety microswitch. When the shields are swung out of position, the positive contacts on the microswitch open, sending a stop signal to the machine control.

These electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields are available in different sizes and have many points of adjustability. Each safety microswitch has an enclosure rating of IP 67.

 

 

 

 

Shop now to order electrically interlocked heavy-duty shields.

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Bench Grinder Safety Gauge

Rockford Bench Grinder Safety GaugeRockford Systems bench grinder safety gauge is just what you need to properly adjust the tongue and work rest openings on your bench grinders to be in compliance with OSHA standards. OSHA 29 CFR 1910.215 specifies that work rests must be kept adjusted closely to the wheel with a maximum opening of 1/8" to prevent the workpiece from being jammed between the wheel and the rest. OSHA also states that the distance between the grinding wheel and the adjustable tongue must never exceed 1/4".

Shop now to order Rockford's Bench Grinder Safety Gauge.

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Belt Sander Shields and Disc Sander Shields

Belt Sander and Disc Sander Shields


These high-quality, adjustable belt sander and disc sander shields place a barrier between an operator and flying debris generated at the point of operation. They fasten directly to the machine using 1" x 2" extruded aluminum with mounting hardware included. Shield assemblies are available for the upper belt, lower belt, and disc sander.

Shop now to order belt sander shields or disc sander shields.

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Rockford Systems Sensing-Saf-Start® Devices

Sensing-Saf-Start

• Combination Sensing-Saf-Start® and E-Stop package
• For use on 120-V machines
• When a power interruption occurs, the SAF-START®
  prevents the machine from automatically or
  unintentionally restarting
• Complies with OSHA requirements, NFPA 79 electrical
   standard, and CSA standards

Simple tie-in of the Sensing-Saf-Start® and E-stop package
• Drill Presses
• Scroll Saws
• Tool Grinders • Table Saws
• Mills • Cut-Off-Machines
• Lathes • Belt Sanders
• Band Saws • Disc Sanders
• Radial Arm Saws
   to 120-V machines
• Polishing Machines
   
   
   
Rockford Systems Sensing-Saf-Start® SAFS-300

 


This one-box SAFS-300 is designed for installation on 120-V (15-A maximum) machines. When installed correctly, the SAFS-300 will prevent the machine from automatically or unintentionally restarting when a power interruption occurs. The machine cannot restart until power has been restored, the machine has been turned off, and the reset button pushed.

The SAFS-300 is housed in a Nema 4 polycarbonate enclosure and includes a reset button and E-stop. The Saf-Start® complies with OSHA requirements, NFPA 79 electrical standard, and CSA standards.


 

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CSA Certification Achieved

CSA Certification AchievedOur SSC-1500 Generation II Controls and our SSC-1500 Hydraulic Controls have met the requirements of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). These controls now carry the CSA mark on each label located on control modules FTL-061, -063, -065, -067, -068, -069, and -070.

The control modules are certified for both the Canadian and United States markets and meet each country's applicable standards.

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The products and photos on this site are carefully checked for accuracy; however some cosmetic differences may occur.