Blocked Chute Probe
The Blocked Chute Probe is a versatile sensing device with a wide range of applications in mining and the materials and bulk handling industries.
An actuating probe is fitted to a plastic moulded weatherproof enclosure housing a microswitch and associated terminals When deflected sideways, the probe actives the microswitch.
Available with probe lengths of 12", 18" or 24" and an option of a switching function time delay of up to 15 seconds, the Pease Probe can be configured to detect:
- blocked chutes
- misaligned and torn belts
- liquid levels
- broken strands in haulage ropes
- dead man’s handle irregularities
- vehicle movements
- door positions
The Blocked Chute Probe unit is certified intrinsically safe to the CENELEC standard EN50 020 category EEx ia I.
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