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Published on: 01/06/2021

Last Reply on: 01/06/2021

Category: Safety

Technology: Robotics

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Hi, can the emergency stop be used for lock out point (controlled entry) to enter a machine cell for short term activity like cleaning, changing a weld rod, etc. Does any standard restrict such use of lock out point from ANSI/CSA, ISO standard.

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The emergency stop device is not an energy isolating device.

Roberta Nelson Shea from Universal Robots | 01/06/2021

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