Linear Limit Switches

Draw Wire Linear Limit Switch

Product Description

Draw Wire Limit Switches are electromechanical controls consisting of a draw wire module, gear reducer, and rotary cam switches. If desired, encoders, resolvers, power interfaces or potentiometers can also be integrated (consult category POSITION Transducers for additional product information). These products are available in a range of configurations:

  • Draw Wire Modules are available in travel lengths of 1.5m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m, 10m, 30m 40m and 50m
  • KW60W is an open frame, rotary limit switch attached to a Draw Wire Module
  • KWG120W is a closed frame, IP64-rated rotary limit switch attached to a Draw Wire Module


  • Patient cradle in Computer Tomography and MR Imaging
  • Height of lifting platforms
  • Extension of hydraulic cylinder
  • Extension of extension booms in mobile cranes and service trucks
  • Gate position on dam or flood control basin

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