Manufacturers always need to strike a perfect balance between operational efficiency and employee safety, which is not easy. To tackle this daunting task, leaders in industrial automation are coming up with sophisticated safety solutions.
FREMONT, CA: Leader in industrial automation and safety solutions, Omron Automation Americas has come up with its state-of-the-art light curtain that meets the need for more flexible production line design. The extensive functionality of this F3SG-SR Series Safety Light Curtain helps manufacturers comply with global safety standards without compromising on efficiency or throughput.
Today's manufacturing environment has grown into an amalgam of skilled labors and precision machinery, which sometimes, might create a hazardous environment for workers. To fight these safety challenges, manufacturers need to enhance mix and volume flexibility and invest in more sophisticated technology. Omron's offerings reduce complexity and set up time by minimizing wiring connections and providing easy-to-use color indicators for quick verification of beam status and alignment.
The latest F3SG-SR supports an extensive range of manufacturing needs by providing the necessary ruggedness to function in harsh environments. It has an oil-proof IP67G rating and the ability to work in temperatures as low as -22°F (-30°C). Its advanced design avoids the tendency of most light curtains to malfunction in many challenging industrial settings. The light curtain's simple beam adjustment and multiple accessory options to reduce installation time are evidence of Omron's dedication in creating easy-to-use solutions. F3SG-SR's user-friendly features omit the need to hire an expert to set up the light curtain. It also has the ability to identify the cause of equipment shortages.
Omron Automation is an industrial automation partner that creates, sells, and services fully integrated automation solutions that include sensing, control safety, vision, motion, robotics, and more. It manufactures intelligent automation products, including industrial robots, mobile robots, flexible automation equipment, and many more. The company provides cost-effective robotics systems and services to industries, including packaged goods, life sciences, electronics, and traditional industrial markets.