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Coded Magnetic Non-Contact Safety Interlock Switch (WMC)

The Hygiecode range are magnetically coded, non-contact safety interlock switches have been developed for use on machinery and equipment to ensure the safety of the operators and prevent accidents.

  • Housing/Fixing: Industry standard, wide body
  • Contacts: Up to 3 N/C or 2 N/C + 1 N/O
  • Sensing Distance: Wide 10mm operation
  • Connection: Pre-Wired or M12 8-Pole Quick Connect
  • Indication: Single Colour LED – Green when door closed
  • Switching capability: 0.2A (Requires 24Vdc supply to operate)

NOTE: Suitable for Splash Zones in accordance with EHEDG guidelines.

Part No.Part Description
136013WMC 2M 2NC
136014WMC 5M 2N
136015WMC 10M 2NC
136016WMC QC M12 8way 2NC
136017WMC 2M 2NC 1NO
136018WMC 5M 2NC 1N
136019WMC 10M 2NC 1NO
136020WMC QC M12 8way 2NC 1NO

Technical Data
ApprovalsTUV, cULus
Coding Level according to EN ISO 14119Low
TechnologyCoded Magnetic, Hall effect
Housing Material316 Grade Stainless Steel
Normally Closed ContactsUp to 2 N/C Safety (When the Guard is Closed)
Normally Open ContactsUp to 1 N/O Auxiliary (When the Guard is Closed)
Switching Distance Sao 8mm / Sar 20mm
Response Time (OFF)60ms Maximum
Tolerance to Misalignment5mm in any Direction from 5mm Setting Gap
IndicationGreen LED when Guard is Closed
Connectivity2m, 5m, 10m, M12 QC
Length79mm
Width29mm
Height16.5mm
IP RatingIP67, IP69K (QC Versions IP67 for Connector)
Ambient Temperature-25 ... +105 °C
Storage Temperature-25 ... +105 °C
Power Consumption25mA Max.
Maximum Switched Current (Outputs)200mA (Minimum Internal Resistance 8.5ohms)
Switching Frequency1.0 Hz Maximum
Approach Speed200mm/m. to 1000mm/s.
CablePVC 6mm O.D. Conductors 0.25 sq.mm

Safety Classification and Reliability Data
ISO 13849-1Up to PLe Category 4 (if both channels are used with a PLe control device)
PFHd2.6 x 10-10 (1/h)
Proof Test Interval (Life)20 years
MTTFd866 years

Information with regard to UL 508
Type 1 Enclosures. Maximum temperature: 50ºC plastic versions, 70ºC S/Steel versions. Maximum output 24V.dc 100mA. Powered by Class 2 or equivalent.