CompactBlock™ Guard I/O™ is an IP20 rated remote I/O node for the control and monitoring of discrete safety devices like light curtains, safety mats, various guarding devices, emergency stop buttons, and safety actuators. Guard I/O is a networked I/O device used to transmit safety data to/from Guard PLC™, GuardLogix®, SmartGuard™ and other CIP Safety controllers on a network. It communicates on DeviceNet using the CIP Safety protocol.
All CompactBlock Guard I/O and ArmorBlock Guard I/O products are designed for reliable operation in industrial environments, plus are TUV and UL certified for functional safety in applications up to SIL3 and category 4. As a proven technology, Guard I/O will detect failures at the I/O and field safety device level, while enhancing operator protection. CompactBlock Guard I/O is available in several I/O types and densities, plus is easy to din rail mount in any enclosure and at any orientation. Guard I/O is especially suited for robotic, point-of-operation, guard-monitoring, and all remote control applications.
An ODVA Declaration of Conformity has been issued for the product(s) described on this page.
This Declaration confirms that the product(s) passed conformance and related testing at an ODVA vendor-independent Test Service Provider.
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DOC Number: 10499 Year: 2009
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