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Soliswitch FTE20

Point level switch for bulk materials

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Endress+Hauser
SKU: FTE20

Highlights

  • Paddle switch/ Point level sensor (Fold-away paddle)
  • For granular solids and bulk solids, such as in silos containing solids
  • Binaryoutput : Switch a floating changeover contact
  • Ex approvals: ATEX, FM, IEC Ex
  • Measuring range: For Shaft: 75 to 300 mm (2.95 to 11.81") and with the rope extension up to max. 2000 mm (6.56 ft)

Fields of application

  • Point level detection in bulk materials
  • Ideal sensor for full, empty and demand alarm in applications with bulk solids

Details

The Soliswitch FTE20 from Endress+Hauser is a paddle switch for point level detection in bulk materials. Its robust polymer housing and compact design makes it an ideal sensor for full, empty and demand alarm in applications with bulk solids. The optimized polymers make the unit outstandingly robust and therefore suitable for use in dust explosive areas according the latest standards.


General Information
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Measuring principlePaddle
Medium typeBulk solids
Measurement level rangeFor Shaft: 75 to 300 mm (2.95 to 11.81") and with the rope extension up to max. 2000 mm (6.56 ft)
Minimum density of medium80 g/l (4.99 lb/ft³)
Maximum tensile strengthShaft >60 N
Rope version >1500N
Process temperature range-20 to 80 °C (-4 to 170 °F)
Process pressure range0.5 to 2.5 bar
7 to 36 psi
Input/Output
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Transmitter output typeMicro switch with changeover contact max. 10 A/250 VAC
Mechanical Data
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Installation typeBunker, Silo, storage or buffer container
Installation positionOn top,from bottom, laterally, angled from the top
Process connectionThread:
NPT 1 1/2", PBT
NPT 1 1/4", PBT
G 1 1/2", PBT
NPT 1 1/2", 1.4305
NPT 1 1/4", 1.4305
G 1 1/2", 1.4305
Wetted material14,305
Housing materialPolycarbonate
Degree of protectionIP66
Electrical Data
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Voltage TypeAC/DC
Power supply20 to 28 V DC
24 V AC 50/60 Hz
115 V AC 50/60 Hz
230 V AC 50/60 Hz
Current consumption> 3.5 VA
Cable entry2 x cable gland, M20 x1.5
Switch response time3.5 s
Certification/Approvals
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Hazardous approvalsATEX, FM, CSA
Other Approvals/ CertificationCE
Additional Information
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Ambient temperature range-20 to 60 °C (-4 to 140 °F)
Storage temperature-20 to 60 °C (-4 to 140 °F)
Shock resistanceYes
Vibration resistanceYes
Overvoltage protectionYes
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  • 30-day return policy
  • Official reseller
  • Expert engineering support
  • Free delivery in the EU
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