THE New Air Products range of tilt switches, locally manufactured by parent company ITC Products in Melbourne, offer versatility to meet most needs.
These dependable tilt switches, available with or without control switch amplifiers, are widely used in the aggregate, process and mining industries.
They reliably monitor, detect and control: - level, flow / no flow, blocked chutes, conveyor belts, etc.
A combination of contact arrangements can be provided, these include:
* Normally Open/Normally Closed.
* Normally Closed.
* Normally Open.
* Normally Closed/Normally Closed.
* Normally Open/Normally Open.
The units incorporate robust fully encapsulated mercury switches, which are both reliable and contamination free.
Units can be provided as mining approved, and most units are available with double insulation up to voltages of 440V ac.
Alternatively stainless steel housing, grade 316 may be offered for some types of tilt switch assemblies.
The angle of the tilt for operation of most units is 12-15 degrees.
Each unit is built to IP 66D and meet Australian Standards AS1939 - 1981, AS2431-1981, AS3100-1985.