Heavy Duty Foot Switch, Die Cast Aluminium Momentary NC/NO 3 A @ 500 V ac 230V IP67

  • RS Stock No. 211-0711
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
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COO (Country of Origin): GB
Product Details

RS PRO Heavy Duty Guarded Foot switches

RS PRO rugged heavy duty guarded foot switches which are ideal for industrial applications. The protective guard provides extra user safety and stops the machine from accidentally starting. The guards are large enough for safety shoes to be worn when using the foot switches.

Foot switches are commonly used on large machinery were hand operated switches are a safety concern. This foot controller pedal is ideal for various applications.

RS PRO offers a range of footswitches and accessories to meet your requirements. The range has been RS approved meaning great value for money and high-quality you can rely on.

This range of heavy duty foot pedal switches includes:
208-3265 - Momentary Staggered, Single Switch With Double Action Contacts
211-0711 – Momentary Single Non-latching Switch
228-2103 - Momentary Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT)
440-5566 - Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST)
771-9243 - Momentary Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT)
841-772 - Latching 1NO 1NC

Features and Benefits:

Non-latching and latching versions which are guarded
Stock no. 208-3265 has two stage operation whereby one set of N/C + N/O contacts operate before the other N/C + N/O contacts during full actuator travel
Screw terminals and self-lifting clamp for connection of leads
Sealed to IP67
Operating Temperature: -25°C to +60°C
Ergonomic design
Yellow colour protective guard with a black base
Metal guard provides extra safety for the user and to stop unwanted switch operation

Typical Applications

Foot switches are commonly used in applications where hands-free control is more practical or safer. They can be found on:
Industrial machinery and smaller power tools
Hospital beds
Dentist Chairs
Lamps

FAQs

What are the different types of switching options?
Switches are components that switch a circuit on or off by making contact or breaking contact, the two most common are:

Non-latching (Momentary) – this type of foot switch makes contact when you push it but breaks contact when you release it.

Latching (Maintained) – this type of foot switch needs to be pressed once for ON and again for OFF.

Why would you use a footswitch?
As these switches are operated by the person’s feet, this means that their hands are free so therefore allows the individual to multitask.

Standards

EN 60204-1/EN60947-5-1

Specifications
Attribute Value
Contact Configuration NC/NO
Switch Operation Momentary
Case Material Die Cast Aluminium
Contact Voltage Rating AC 230V
Contact Voltage Rating DC 24V
Contact Current Rating 3 A @ 500 V ac
Switch Environment Heavy Duty
IP Rating IP67
Contact Material Silver
Length 264mm
Height 155mm
Dimensions 264 x 163 x 155mm
Standards Met EN 60204-1, EN 60947-5-1, IEC 947-5-1, VDE 0660 Part 200
Width 163mm
Colour Yellow
Guard Cover Yes
5 Within 1 working day(s) (IE stock)
137 Within 2 working day(s) (EU stock)
Unit of sale: Each
119.63
(exc. VAT)
147.14
(inc. VAT)
units
Per unit
1 +
€119.63
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