New for personal safety and equipment protection applications are PICO-GUARD(TM) fiberoptic safety grids. Designed for use with the co.'s PICO-GUARD fiberoptic controller, the grids provide an optically based, noncontact solution for perimeter and access guarding and are rated for use in explosive environments. Features include rugged, MEK-resistant, aluminum protective housing with two, three or four beams that can function as an emitter or receiver. Preconfigured for proper beam spacing, the grids are said to perform reliably at ranges up to 102 ft and protective heights up to 3.5 ft.
Banner Eng. Corp.,