AFU and AFUX Conveyor Control Switches

Pull Cord Type, Left or Right Hand, Single or Double End.​

  • NEC - AFUX Series:
    – Class I, Division 1 and 2, Groups C, D
    Class II, Division 1 and 2, Groups E, F, G
    – Class III
    NEMA 7CD, 9EFG
  • NEC - AFU Series:
    – NEMA 3, 4, 4X, 12
​The AFU and AFUX Series provides normal and emergency shut off for motor driven conveyors, cranes, unloaders, bulk handling systems and other machinery. Models are available with a pull cord or with left-hand, right-hand or double-end levers. The AFU Series provides a NEMA 4X rated enclosure, while the AFUX Series is rated for use in Class I and Class II hazardous environments.

AFU and AFUX Conveyor Control Switches Catalog Pages

Applications Features Catalog Numbers
  • Supports interface with alarm or computer system
  • Can be used as a shut down switch in the control circuit of a magnetic motor starter
  • For use in steel mills, mining and coal handling operations, automotive and other assembly lines, warehouses, loading docks and other industrial processes
  • AFUX Series is for Class I and II areas where flammable vapors or highly combustible dusts are present
  • AFU Series has a gasketed cover rated for NEMA 3, 3R, 4, 4X

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AFU and AFUX Series Conveyor Control Switches