Page 3 - Switches Overview & Applications

When it comes to demanding
applications, Danfoss’ know-how and
expertise is unsurpassed. Our robust
switches offer flawless performance
day after day and are trusted in the
most challenging situations in a variety
of industries and applications.
Break down of essential functions in
trains and ships due to failures in the
controls and safety equipment can be
dangerous, very costly and time
consuming. These customers therefore
choose partners who have a good
reputation and superior products to
offer:
Temperature and pressure control
and alarm functions in lubrication oil
systems – type KPS, CAS and MBC
Pressure control for air compressors
type MBC, KP and RT
Essential safety control on
trains – type RT and CAS
For boilers and in boiler rooms,
accurate monitoring of steam/hot
water installations, heat exchangers
and water treatment equipment for
feed water is vital. Danfoss’ program for
steam and high-pressure hot water
boilers and burners includes:
Safety approved pressure
controls – type BCP and RT
Reliable alarm and safety
functions – type BCP, RT and KP
Marine and railway
equipment
Autoclaves and
sterilizers
High control and safety are essential
within the autoclave process.
Temperatures and pressures must be
controlled within narrow limits over
time by products with high repeatability
and trustworthy performance:
Check of door sealing – type KP, BCP
and RT
Pressure controls of steam
supply – type KP, RT and BCP
Control and alarm of pressure in the
process chamber – type BCP, KP and
RT
In water pumps and air compressors
it is important to keep a constant
pressure and a continuous flow. To
ensure this, Danfoss offers a range of
switches for:
Monitoring and direct start/stop of
single or three phase motors – type
RT, MBC, CS, CAS and KP/KPI
Dry run protection of pumps – type
KP/KPI and RT
Danfoss switches are intended for
flawless alarm indication, shut down,
control and diagnostics in a variety of
demanding applications:
Cooling and lubrication systems for
generators and gearboxes – type
MBC, KPS, KPI, KP, CAS and RT
Hydraulic units such as disk
brakes and pitch cylinders – type
MBC, KPS and RT
Power packs – type MBC and KP
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Industrial boilers and
boiler room equipment
Water pumps and
air compressors
Hydraulic equipment
and windmills