Paper Printing Application: Functional Safety Encoders
Large, high speed printers (like those for newspapers) can be very dangerous. Typically, if there is a violation of the safe space around the equipment it calls for an immediate shutdown. The primary function, safety for the workers is preserved, but there is a commercial cost in terms of significant loss of product, perhaps damage to the web control, and the need to reset the machine.
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