GEMCO's Foot and Palm operated switches are a part of a broad selection of industrial control devices. The four basic switches include:
Type A: Standard Duty NEMA 1 Treadle Operator
Type B: Heavy Duty NEMA 4 Treadle Operator
Type C: Heavy Duty NEMA 4 Side Treadle Operator
Type D: 5" Mushroom Button
These industrial-rated switches are especially suited to applications where an operator must have both hands free to perform other functions or, in the face of the Type D, Where a highly visible switch is required for quick and easy operations. S.P.D.T. and/or D.P.D.T. contacts in each device are Gemco Precision limit Switches.
Type A, B, C, and D Switches are available in a wide choice of contact arrangements, ratings and enclosure styles. Industrial duty 4 way 5 port air valves are available for air control circuits.
Some Gemco safety switches are interchangeable with similar Cutler Hammer parts, please take the time to look over our reference table.