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Functional Safety for Applications in The Process Industry

Weidmuller 3/26/2018

The goal of functional safety procedures is to reduce risks for people and the environment to a tolerable level. The SCS 24VDC P1SIL3 I safety relay meets the international safety standards by executing a safety-related disconnection of systems according to EN 61508, SIL3.

The SCS 24VDC P1SIL3 I safety relay is designed particularly for use with Triconex safety controllers from Schneider Electric. It is resistant to test pulses of the Triconex output modules. A proof of compatibility is available for use with Tricon, Trident and Tri-GP systems. The new safety relay is certified "Approved Safety Function" by the TÜV NORD to meet all specifications from EN 61508 to SIL3.

Your special advantages

• Resistant to test pulses of the Triconex output modules
• Compatible with the Tricon, Trident, and Tri-GP systems
• SIL3-certified by the TÜV-NORD Group in accordance with EN 61508