RapidProtectTM 2000 machine protection

The RapidProtectTM 2000 with its robust aluminium slats has proved its worth in many manufacturing processes and provides a friction-free, reliable rolling action. A type-tested machine protection door, this high-quality Albany product provides outstanding protection which complies with numerous machine safety directives. Furthermore, it is characterised by short cycle times, a long service life and absolute reliability.

Particularly suitable for:

  • Type tested machine protectin door with aluminum door blade
  • Safety limit switches according to EN ISO 13849-1 and EN 62061
  • Doors conform to EN ISO 12100, EN 1088 and EN 953
  • High reliability even after years of high numbers of cycles
  • Versions conforming to various factory standards are possible
  • Rapid opening and closing ensures short cycle times

Door design

The side frames are self-supporting and made of galvanized steel shoot sections. The top roll cover is made of anodized aluminum, motor cover is made of grey plastic or steel. The side frames can be powder-coated in many RAL colours.

Door curtain

Slats made of anodized aluminum.

Optional: For process monitoring when the door is closed, slats with windows made of polycarbonate are optionally available.

The door slats can be powder-coated in many RAL colours.

Curtain for laser protection

RapidProtectTM 2000 was specifically developed for Laser Protection areas. Its double walled slats prevent penetration from laser beams throughout the whole area of the curtain.

Safety features

The door has a pre-running photocell (1).

As option a door line photocell (2) can be choosen. The door line photocell also prevents the door from closing when objects are interfering.

Safety limit switches integrated in the side frame

For the indication “door safely losed”, safety limit switches according to PL e/Kat. 4 (EN ISO 13849-1), SIL 3 (EN 62061) are integrated in the side frame. Delivered with safety monitoring module as standard.

Optional evaluation by the machines safety systems (versions without safety monitoring module). Transparent covers allow easy monitoring and easy access. (2 units for the laser version)

Motor and top roll cover

The door can be fitted with a motor and top roll cover when needed. For doors of height < 2,5 m the use of top roll cover is required according to standard EN 13241-1.

Control system

The high performance frequency control MCCVectorControl is installed underneath the drive unit without
requiring a lot of space. It ensures an extremely dynamic run of the door with short cycle times.

The microprocessor control of the door makes individual programming for special customer demands possible.

Motor position

Motor can be fitted on the right- or lefthand side.

Control unit

The display unit with its user-friendly graphic display and foil keypad.

Optional: display for operation, start-up and error reports.

The display can be used to operate several doors.

Floor brackets webbed foot plates

The door can be mounted freestanding on floor with optional webbed foot plates.
Levelling screws allow adjustment by uneven floor.

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