The tripod agitators are equipped with electric and mechanic safety devices after EC guideline for machinery 2006/42/EG which prevent the mixer from accidental starting and prevent access to moving parts. We provide you with extensive risk analysis for each tripod agitator to consider all possible sources of danger. Thus, our whole range of tripod agitators is CE-certified
Mechanical safety equipment
The stand mixers can be protected against access to moving parts with a shaft protection sleeve when used in open tanks which are big enough or with a spring-suspended lid when the tanks are small or tanks with various heights are used. The lift way is covered by bellows and the mixing tank is clamped in mixing position or checked by a limit switch arm.
According to the customers’ requirements, the spring suspended lid could be supplied with level sensors, and various nozzles and hubs for filling.
Electric safety equipment
The stand mixer is delivered with an electric safety control which allows operation of the mixer only when the mixer is in mixing position and when a vessel is positioned below the mixer.
Examples for Safety Control Boxes
Depending on the standard models, our tripod agitators can be equipped with a wide range of options and special features. Geppert Rührtechnik engineers this product line to your individual mixing task.
Drives with fixed speed
Drives with special voltage
Protection from rotating parts
Spring suspended lit
Depending on the process requirement our tripod agitators feature an explosion-proof design to ATEX RL 2014/34/EU for operation in rooms classified as ex-zone 1 and 2 and tanks classified as ex-zone 0 - 2.