Foot switches for dental equipment

The IEC 60601-1 describes the general safety requirements for foot controls for dental applications. The special features of foot controls for these applications: use of multi-function elements, »joypad« for adjustment of the chair position; revolution control via lever or foot pedal; protective/carrying handle with emergency-stop function; protection class up to IP X8 for operating applications (class AP); actuating elements in different variations.

The main functions of chair and instruments can be controlled via multifunction foot controls from steute.

MFS-DENTAL-MED
  • Joystick with 4 functions
  • Horizontal pedal adjustment with analogue output signal
  • 2 additional actuators with 2 functions each
MFS-MED GP71
  • Enclosure: aluminium die cast
  • Actuators/joypad: OR-approved silicon
  • Available with protective bracket, LEDs and additional push-buttons
MFS-MED GP13
  • Pedal: thermoplastic
  • Enclosure: aluminium die cast
  • Switching plate: aluminium alloy
  • Available with protective bracket, LEDs and additional push-buttons
  • Non-contact switching systems
MKF-MED GP17
  • Pedal: thermoplastic
  • Console: thermoplastic
  • Additional push-buttons and LEDs as option
  • Available with hinged protective bracket
MKF-MED GP16
  • Pedal: thermoplastic
  • Console: thermoplastic
  • Additional push-buttons and LEDs as option
  • Available with removable protective bracket