IDEM Accessories

GATE BOLTS for Tongue and Non-Contact Switches

IDEM have designed and manufactured in the UK a range of Gate Bolts that are suitable for a number of IDEM Tongue and Solenoid Locking Switches and also for Non Contact switches.

The Tongue Switch range is available in two sizes to accommodate short or long version tongue switches and solenoid locking switches.

Likewise the Non-Contact range is available in two versions - one that has the option of a rear handle. Both have the option of a spring-loaded catch which prevent automatic opening and closing of the door.

Gate Bolt Actuators provide:

Rugged metal construction, providing shearing forces up to 10,000 Newtons on large hinged doors.

Once installed there is no need for extra brackets or door handles.

Not susceptible to misalignment damage.

Operators are required to manually close the guard, they cannot close accidentally.

There is a range of accessories including rear handles and spring loaded catches - please see product data sheets or catalogue pages.

Guardian Line Rope Switches - Accessories

There is a range of accessories available from IDEM that assist with the installation of the full range of Guardian Line Safety Rope Switches.

ROPE KITS: Rope Kits come complete with Rope (choice of 5m to 126m), Eyebolts (amount dependent upon length of rope chosen), IDEM's patented Tensioner/Gripper and a 4mm Allen Key.

ROPE TENSIONER/GRIPPER: IDEM's patented Tensioner/Gripper significantly reduces installation time by offering an eyhook and tensioner thimble and high strength gripper in one assembly that enables rapid connection to the Rope Switch eyebolts.

ROPE PULLEYS: Available in Stainless Steel or Galvanised. 77mm long, 40mm high with 20mm Fixing Hole centres.

EYEBOLTS: Available in packs of 8 eyebolts in Stainless Steel or Galvanised. Each eyebolt is 84mm long (thread length: 51mm).

LEDs: Visible from long distances and available as Green/Flashing Red in either 24Vdc, 110Vac or 230Vac.

SAFETY SPRING: 220mm long the Safety Spring provides a means of connection to enable using just one Rope Switch.


IDEM Rope Switches are anti-tamper, the T20 allows engineers access to the Rope Switches.