ASTM International - ASTM F2071-00
Standard Specification for Switch, Position Proximity (Noncontact) or Limit (Mechanical Contact), Fiber-Optic
|Publication Date:||10 December 2000|
|ICS Code (Fibre optic interconnecting devices):||33.180.20|
1.1 This specification covers the requirements for fiber-optic position switches (proximity and limit). This specification does not include switches that transfer an optical signal from one path to another by an external force or energy applied to the switch.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only. Where information is to be specified, it shall be stated in SI units.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 Special requirements for naval shipboard applications are included in the Supplement.