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Q: Does Kollmorgen offer a safety solution?

Q:  Does Kollmorgen offer a safety solution?

A:  Yes, the Kollmorgen Safety Module (KSM) products include the KSM Compact Safety Module, KSM Modular Safety PLC, and the SafePLC development software.  The Kollmorgen safety solution provides:

  • Significantly higher productivity using the Motion Safety Concept
  • Low system costs using standard commercial of-the-shelf (COTS) components
  • Flexible and expandable safety solutions utilizing a modular design
  • Tested and certified by TUV achieving PLe (ISO 13849) and SIL3 (IEC 61508)
  • Interfaces seamlessly to Kollmorgen’s AKD, ServoStar, and KAS motion systems
  • All important safe motion functions are available with the modules

KSM-compact Safety Module

  • For 1 or 2 safe axes
  • Up to 2 expansion modules
  • Base unit with 16 safe I/O
  • Expandable up to 60 safe I/O
  • 1 safe relay output, expandable
  • 2 pulse outputs, 2 signal outputs
  • Expandable up to 6 pulse and 6 signal ouputs
  • Up to 800 function blocks
  • Space-saving, compact design

KSM-modular Safety PLC

  • Up to 12 safe axes
  • Up to 8 expansion modules
  • Base unit with 56 safe I/O
  • Expandable up to 200 safe I/O
  • 1 safe relay output, expandable
  • 2 pulse outputs, up to 10 signal outputs
  • Expandable up to 14 pulse and 22 signal outputs
  • Up to 3000 function blocks
  • For applications with large number of interfaces

Available Safety Functions (PLe & SIL3)

  • Safe Stop Function: STO, SS1, SS2, SOS
  • Safe Velocity Function: SLS, SSM, SSR, SMS
  • Safe Position Function: SLP, SCA, SLI
  • Safe Direction Function: SDI
  • Safe Brake Function: SBC

Connectivity:

  • EtherCAT
  • CANopen
  • Profinet
  • PROFIsafe and EtherCAT FSOE slave