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GN896.3 Proximity Switches Pneumatically Operated Clamps control signals cylinder GN 896.3 896-3 GN896-3 GN 896-3

Standard Machine Elements > Toggle Clamps, Power & Hook Clamps > Pneumatically Operated Clamps
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GN896.3 Proximity Switch for Pneumatically Operated Clamps


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GN896.3 Proximity Switch for Pneumatically Operated Clamps

With these proximity switches pneumatically operated clamps can be set to emit control signals. To do this, the clamps must be fitted with a special cylinder with magnetic piston (type M) which will cause the electric contacts in the REED switch to close. Example of a suitable clamps are GN861 and GN863.

The proximity switches, with their mounting brackets, can be set anywhere along the full stroke length of the cylinder.

Supplied with mounting bracket.

Mounting Information

Insert the thinner part of proximity switch into the provided slot. Then turn by 90° and fix inside the slot by means of the fixing screw


Voltage range: 3 110 V AC/DC - Switch load: 0,2 A

Switch capacity (inductive): 6 V A - Voltage drop LED: 3 V

Temperature range: -20° C to 85° C - Slew rate: 0,5 mS

Life expectancy: 107 operations - Protection class: IP 67

Electric cable PVC, 2 wires - If used on DC, brown wire to be connected to + for the diode to work.

RoHS compliant


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