Safety Light Curtains deTec4

SICK deTec4 Safety Light Curtains

taking safety to the next level

The intelligent deTec safety light curtains from SICK are ideal for the protection of hazardous areas, entrances and hazardous points and even on exceptional long machines. They range from small and compact types to extremely robust and resistant variants that withstand special ambient conditions up to the highest safety level.

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At a glance

  • NFC diagnosis & smartphone app
  • Diagnostics and automation via IO-Link
  • Object pattern recognition using Smart Box Detection
  • 2-signal muting
  • Smart presence detection
  • Configuration of all functions without software
  • Reduced resolution: 1 or 2 beams
  • Different enclosure rating and variants for use in explosion-hazardous areasĀ 

Fast Commissioning

deTec safety light curtains fast commissioning

With the integrated laser alignment aid deTec4 safety light curtains are ready to use in no time.

SICK deTec safety light curtains last commissioning with LED

Blue LEDs display the strength of the signal.

SICK deTec safety light curtains distance

Larger scanning range – Up to 30M for reliable protection even on long machines.

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Use cascading to connect up to 3 safety light curtain systems.

SICK deTec safety light curtains smart phone app

The future of mobile maintenance

Fast device configuration and extensive diagnostic options via smartphone supported with NFC technology.

SICK deTec safety light curtains with IO link
IO Link logo

Comprehensive diagnostics are possible with data made available by the IO-Link and the data can be used directly in other process steps.

Fields of applications:

  • Consumer goods industry
  • Packaging industry
  • Food and beverage industry
  • Plastics and rubber industry
  • Machine tools industry
  • Automotive and parts suppliers
  • Storage and conveyor technology
  • Paint booths
  • Chemical applications
  • Dusty environments

Different enclosure ratings and variants For Applications in harsh environments

Under high pressure

SICK deTec safety light curtains for protection of washdown areas

With its easy-to-clean housing made of food-safe plastic and stainless steel, the deTec IP69K is ideal for protecting washdown zones.

Safety in explosive environments

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Different Ex zones can be protected by different deTec variants.

Reliable against coolants or lubricants

The deTec HG variants with a front screen made of float glass is resistant to coolants and lubricants.

Intelligent Protection for More Productivity

Smart Box Detection

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Smart box detection detects rectangular objects.

Reduced Resolution

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Small objects like thin sheets will not lead to a machine shutoff – whereas hands will certainly be detected.

Smart Presence Detection

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Smart presence detection prevents unwanted shutdowns.

2-Signal Muting and IO-Link

SICK detec_safety_light_curtains signal muting and IO Link

Muting station with height measurement though IO-Link.

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