Position Switches Reihe 8060

Position Switches Reihe 8060

Reihe 8060

  • Gehäuse in Zündschutzart "Erhöhte Sicherheit"
  • Dimensions and characteristic values according to EN 50047
  • Replaceable contact in flameproof enclosure
  • Positive opening contacts
  • Category 1 safety position switch with a variable system of actuators
  • All inserts may be displaced by 4 x 90°
  • Contacts with:
    • Snap-action contact
    • Slow-action contact
    • Make before break slow-action contact
  • Possible as version with unconnected cable end

Position switches are used to monitor the position of moving parts of machines and systems.

They can be used in safety circuits as the device satisfies the standard EN 60947-5-1 (VDE 0660 Part 200) and the normally closed contacts are positive opening contacts.

The switching element and the actuating element of category 1 safety switches form a constructional and functional unit.

As a result of the galvanic isolation of the moving contacts, the position switch is suitable for switching various potentials.

Zone 0 1 2 20 21 22
For use in x x x x

Data sheets

Document Size Language
Data sheet 1013 kB English
Data sheet 1015 kB German
Data sheet 400 kB Spanish
Data sheet 401 kB French

Operating Instructions

Document Size Language
Operation Instructions 1,36 MB English
Operation Instructions 2,35 MB English/German
Operation Instructions 1,31 MB German
Operation Instructions 1,17 MB Korean
Operation Instructions 1,32 MB Chinese (Traditional)
Operation Instructions 1,31 MB Spanish
Operation Instructions 1,31 MB French
Operation Instructions 1,35 MB Russian
Operation Instructions 1,31 MB Italian
Mounting Instructions 168 kB English/German/French


Type Certificate No. Document-Type Language Cer. Body Country/ Region
8060 8060601020 EU Declaration of Conformity deenfr - European Union (ATEX)
8060 LR9948014 Ex Certificate en CSA Canada
8060 13GA4BO0851X Ex Certificate enko KGS Korea, Republic of
8060 IECEXPTB060091 Ex Certificate en PTB IECEx
8060 PTB01ATEX1052 Ex Certificate deen PTB European Union (ATEX)
8060 TS_RU_S-DEGB04B00101 Ex Certificate ru STV Eurasian Customs Union (EAC)


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