GFS VD

  • 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

Applied standards EN ISO 13849-1, EN 60947-5-1, GS-ET-15
Enclosure aluminium die-cast, powder-coated
Pedal thermoplastic, glass-fibre reinforced, impact resistant, self-extinguishing UL 94 V-0
Protective shield aluminium die-cast, powder-coated
Degree of protection IP 65 to IEC/EN 60529
B10d (10 % load) 200 000
TM max. 20 years
Connection screw connection terminals
Cable cross-section max. 2.5 mm² (incl. conductor ferrules)
Cable entry 1 x M20 x 1.5
Contact material silver
Switching system slow action, positive break NC contacts
Switch insert ES 60 GF VD, ES 60 GF IK VD
Switching elements 1 NO/1 NC or 2 NO/2 NC contacts, type Zb
Actuating force pressure point approx. 245 N
Utilisation category AC-15
Rated impulse withstand voltage Uimp 6 kV
Rated operating isolation voltage Ui 500 V
Conditional short-circuit current 1100 A
Conventional thermal current Ithe GFS VD: 16 A, GFS IK VD: 6 A
Rated operating current/voltage Ie/Ue GFS VD: 16 A/400 VAC, GFS IK VD: 6 A/400 VAC
Contact load capacity max. 400 VAC,
GFS VD: max. 16 A (cos φ = 1), GFS IK VD: max. 6 A (cos φ = 1)
Short-circuit protection GFS 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
Approvals *
* depending on the variant (see » Certificates)

Ordering details

Slow action, 1 NO/1 NC contact

Type   Material no.  
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.  
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.  
Type    Material no.   
GFS 2S D 2Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1048719
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Impulse wiping contact, 2 NO/2 NC contacts

Type   Material no.  
Type    Material no.   
GFS IK 2ÖS D 2Ö VD stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1179113
Type    Material no.   
GFS IK 2S D 2Ö VD 1441615
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Option: Pedal cover K

Type   Material no.  
Type    Material no.   
Pedal cover K on request Produced to order.
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.