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Tapeswitch Corporation



Phone: 631-630-0442
Toll-Free: 800-234-8273
Fax: 631-630-0454

Please visit: Tapeswitch Corporation

Mailing Address:
100 Schmitt Blvd.
Farmingdale, NY 11735 US



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Company Profile

 

Tapeswitch Corporation: Machine Safety, Sensing, Signaling and Machine Guarding

 

For 50 years, Tapeswitch Corporaton has manufactured and offered safety, sensing, and signaling products to many diverse markets, including machine shops. Our safety technology is applied to presence detection, area guarding, machine guarding, collision avoidance, power control and general pupose signaling for machinery and equipment and protecting people. 

 

Our complete standard product lines are:

 

  • Switches (ribbon, touch pads, foot switches, hand switches, operator switches) 
  • Safety Mats For Area Guarding and Presence Detection
  • Safety Edges For Emergency Shutdown and Sensing Applications
  • Sensing Bumpers For Collision Avoidance
  • Light Curtains/Safety Laser Scanners 
  • Non-contact interlocks For Machine Guarding With Gates, Doors, & Enclosures (monitoring)
  • Trapped key interlocks For Power Isolation and Access Control Machine Gaurding with Gates, Doors, Hatches (Lock-Out).

New: Compact Safety Laser Scanner

Custom Manufactured Switch Products

Within each of the pressure sensitive switch product lines, there are multiple variations of standard products. In addition to our standard product lines, we custom engineer our pressure sensitive products to application requirements and specifications. 

We work with all levels of the supply chain and end users to provide high quality, reliable, and top of the market safety, sensing, and detection products to protect people around the world.

 

 


Product Categories of Tapeswitch Corporation

  • Electrical Switchgear, Enclosures & Components
  • Safety Related Products

Trade Names

  • Non Contact Switches and Systems
  • Safety Laser Scanner
  • Safety Light Curtains
  • Safety Mats For Area Guarding
  • Sensing Bumpers/Collision Avoidance
  • Sensing Edges/E-stop and Sensing
  • Switches General and Safety
  • Trapped Key Interlocks

Deep Links

Tapeswitch Corporation Now Offers A Safety Laser Scanner Featuring Wide Area Coverage in Compact, Lightweight, and Easy To Program Scanner -

 

 

Tapeswitch Corporation is now offering a compact, lightweight safety laser scanner. The safety laser scanner offers a wide area detection zone at 190 degrees and is easily set to a maximum protection range of 2 meters and maximum warning range of 10 meters depending on the application. Status indicators, located on the front of the scanner, depict a seven segment display and currently selected area and error number in real time. Get the most out of your coverage area possibilities with mounting bracket options for both vertical and horizontal mounting. The scanner is compact with dimensions of only 3 13/16“H x 3 9/16” W x 3 15/16” L. The unit is IP65 rated for environmental conditions. The unit has low power consumption. The safety laser scanner provides a high level of safety meeting Category 3 SIL2 PLd Type 3 safety level performance, and offering TUV/SUD, CE, and cUL certification. 

 

Safety Mats For Area Guarding and Presence Detection -

Tapeswitch Corporation manufactures the largest selection of presence sensing safety mats and systems.

  • ArmorMatTM (abrasion resistant)
  • ControlMatTM (impact resistant)
  • Diamond Plate (aluminum plated)
  • SafetyZone (molded parallel plate)
  • Available PCU/ Programmable Safety Control Unit adds safety device integration, programmabel logic control functions, and software to yoru mat system.

 

We custom engineer safety mats and large area multiple mat systems. In addition to our standard product line, we custom engineer safety mats with regards to cut-outs, curves, angles, lead locations, edging, channels, and much more. We build to application specifications and requirements. 

For safety mat product specifications,  call direct at 1-800-234-8273.

www.tapeswitch.com

Non-Contact Safety Interlock Switches -

Tapeswitch Corporation offers a complete line of non-contact safety interlocks for gate guarding and access control. The complete line offers electronic and magnetic non-contact safety interlock switches and systems.

 

NEW HE Series coded magnetic non-contact switches

  • F Series System: electronic and coded electronic non-contact safety switch system, modular.
  • SSS Switches: standalone electronic non-contact switches
  • ISIS System: coded magnetic non-contact safety switch system
  • Magnasafe: magnetic non-contact safety switches

 

 For complete non-contact interlock product specifications, call direct at 1-800-234-8273.

 www.tapeswitch.com.

 

B Series Safety Light Curtains -

For over fifty years, Tapeswitch Corporation has manufactured safety light curtains for presence detection, area guarding, and hand and arm protection. 

Our complete safety light curtain product line includes:

  • B Series: higher risk applications
  • Perimeter guards: area guarding/security
  • New Programmable PCU Adds safety device integration, programmable logic control functions, and sodtware to your B Series 

 

For complete safety light curtain product specifications, call direct at 1-800-234-8273.

www.tapeswitch.com

Sensing Bumpers For Collision Avoidance -

For over fifty years, Tapeswitch Corporation has manufactured sensing bumpers for collision avoidance.

Our complete safety sensing bumper product line includes:

  • SE Series: impact resistant sensing bumpers
  • VB Series: high impact sensing bumper
  • Available PCU/ Programmable Safety Control Unit adds safety device integration, programmabel logic control functions, and software to yoru mat system.


We custom engineer sensing bumpers and large bumper systems. In addition to our standard product line, we custom engineer safety bumpers with regards to height width, locations, edging, mounting options, covers, and much more. We build to application specifications and requirements.

For sensing bumper product specifications, call direct at 1-800-234-8273.


www.tapeswitch.com

Safety Edges Emergency Shutdown and Sensing Applications -

For over fifty years, Tapeswitch Corporation has manufactured sensing edges for emergency shutdown and sensing applications.

Our complete sensing edge product line includes:  

  • Low profiles with a with a 0.04 inch over travel after actuation (TS-6 and TS-16)
  • Low profiles with a 0.10 inch (3 mm) over travel after actuation (TS-8 and TS-18)
  • Medium profile with a 0.35 inch over travel after actuation (TS-26)
  • Medium profile with a 0.75 inch over travel (TS-46 & 48)
  • High profile, high sensitivity with a 1.0” (25mm) over travel after actuation (TS-47 & TS-57)
  • Special properties, such as front, side and angled actuations (TS-67), bendable properties (FlexionTM), or curved properties (Sensor-ringTM)
  • Available PCU/ Programmable Safety Control Unit adds safety device integration, programmabel logic control functions, and software to yoru mat system.

 

We custom manufacture sensing edges and multiple edge systems. In addition to our standard product line, we custom engineer sensing edges with regards to height width, long lengths, wiring, resistor monitoring ,mounting options, and much more. We build to application specifications and requirements.

For sensing edge product specifications, link call direct at 1-800-234-8273.

www.tapeswitch.com

Trapped Key Interlocks -

Tapeswitch Corporation offers a complete line of power isolation and access control trapped key interlocks to many markets.

  • Mechanical Bolt Interlocks
  • Access Interlocks
  • Control Power Isolation Interlocks
  • Main Power Isolation Interlocks
  • Solenoid Controlled Interlocks
  • Valve Interlocks

 

For trapped key interlock product specifications, call direct at 1-800-234-8273.

www.tapeswitch.com

 

General Purpose and Safety Switches -

Tapeswitch Corporation manufactures a complete line of general purpose signaling switches, including ribbons switches, touch pads, foot switches, hand switches, and sensing cells.

Tapeswitch Corporation manufactures and owns the technology behind their switch products which allows them to provide a very custom and unique product to plant engineers. While their standard products include different profiles of ribbon switches for signaling applications, i.e. Types 101-BMT,131-A & 131-AMT, 141-BPH, 141-BPM, Type 121-BP, Type 161-FS (Serpentine), Types 180 & 180-S (Flex Action), 191-S (Stainless steel switch element) and field installation kits, foot and hand switches (111/B), touch pads (TP-4 and TP-2), large area switches, flex switches, tactical and non-tactile switches, and signaling switches, they custom manufacture to application requirements to long length, size, and sometimes even instructional text, such as Press To Open, lead length, and lead type.

For Switch product specifications, call  direct at 1-800-234-8273.

 

www.tapeswitch.com

Product Announcements Provided By Tapeswitch Corporation

Tapeswitch Corporation Now Offers A Safety Laser Scanner Featuring Wide Area Coverage in Compact, Lightweight, and Easy To Program Scanner

Tapeswitch Corp. Offers HE Series Single and Multi-Gate Monitoring System For Machine Guarding

Tapeswitch Corp. Manufactures Programmable B Series Light Curtains

Tapeswitch Corporation Offers Trapped Key Interlocks For Power Isolation and Access Control Machine Guarding (Lock-Out)

Tapeswitch Corporation Offers MZ Multi-zone Safety Controller

Tapeswitch Corporation Switches For General Purpose Signaling, Safety, and Sensing Applications

Tapeswitch Corporation Safety Edges Offer Emergency Stop Machine Safety and Sensing Solution

Tapeswitch Corporation Safety Mats Offer Area Guarding Around Machinery and Equipment and Emergency Machine Shutdown.

As seen in MMS

Safety Bumper System Requires Only One Control Unit
Tapeswitch Corporation's safety bumpers offer a solution for complex machine guarding, emergency shutdown and a contact detection solution for machinery builders, users and equipment OEMs with a single control unit.

Safety Control Unit for High-Risk Automation
The MZ Multi-zone safety controller series from Tapeswitch enables custom combinations of several safety controllers, including the PRSU 4, 5, or SRUS (light curtain) controllers.

Programmable Safety Control Features Modular Design
Tapeswitch will exhibit its Programmable Control Unit (PCU), part of a modular system designed for the integration of fully programmable safety control across multiple safety devices and machinery locations.

Programmable Safety Laser Scanner Offers Wide Area Coverage
Tapeswitch offers the Sentac Solutions compact UAM-092LP-T302 safety laser scanner for collision prevention, presence detection and intrusion detection.

Safety Interlocks Help Guard Machine Tools and Automation
Tapeswitch Corp supplies trapped key interlocks for power isolation and access safety.

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