GFS VD

Features/Options

  • GFS VD: NC contact 15-16 in series with NO contact 23-24 (internal wiring)
  • With impulse wiping contacts GFS IK VD: without switching impulse when unlocking foot switch; NO contact 13-14 is converted into positive break NC contact by internal baffle after pressure point, Safety contact: 13-14 , Signalling contact: 21-22
  • Max. 4 contacts
  • Metal enclosure
  • Wiring compartment
  • Available on request with special finish in RAL colour tones

Technical data

StandardsEN 60947-5-1; BG-GS-ET-15
Enclosurealuminium die-cast, powder-coated
Pedalglass-fibre reinforced, shock-proof thermoplastic (PA 66), self-extinguishing UL 94-V0
Protective shieldaluminium die-cast, powder-coated
Connectionscrew connection terminals
Cable cross-sectionmax. 2.5 mm² (incl. conductor ferrules)
Cable entry1 x M20 x 1.5
Contact materialsilver
Degree of protectionIP 65 to IEC/EN 60529
Switching systemslow action with double break,
positive break NC contacts
Switch insertES 60 GF VD, ES 60 GF IK VD
Switching elements1 NO/1 NC or 2 NO/2 NC contacts
Actuating forceapprox. 240 N
B10d (10 % Load)200 000
TMmax. 20 years
Utilisation categoryAC-15
Uimp6 kV
Ui500 V
ItheGFS VD: 16 A, GFS IK VD: 6 A
Ie/UeGFS VD: 16 A/400 VAC, GFS IK VD: 6 A/400 VAC
Contact load capacitymax. 400 VAC,
GFS VD: max. 16 A (cos φ = 1), GFS IK VD: max. 6 A (cos φ = 1)
Max. fuse ratingGFS VD: 16 A gG/gN fuse, GFS IK VD: 6 A gG/gN fuse
Ambient temperature–25 °C … +80 °C
Mechanical life> 100 000 operations
ApprovalsGFS VD:


GFS IK VD:

Stock types

Ordering details
Type code

Slow action

1 NO/1 NC contact

Type   Material no.
GFS 1S D 1Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1048696
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Impulse wiping contact

1 NO/1 NC contact

Type   Material no.
GFS IK 1ÖS D 1Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1181480
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Slow action

2 NO/2 NC contacts

Type   Material no.
GFS 2S D 2Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1048719
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Impulse wiping contact

2 NO/2 NC contacts

Type   Material no.
GFS IK 2ÖS D 2Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1179113
GFS IK 2S D 2Ö VD 1441615
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.
Accessories
Type   Material no.
Pedal cover K on request Produced to order.