This is the third lesson in the Limit Switches Course. This lesson describes solid state limit switches, how they work, how to recognize them, and typical applications in which they are used.
- Describe the function of solid state limit switches.
- Maintain, troubleshoot, repair, and adjust solid state limit switches.
- Describe the possible malfunctions of solid state limit switches.
This course consists of four lessons designed to provide training for the multi-craft training needs of process and manufacturing facilities. Topics include purpose and function, types of limit switches, safety considerations, and replacement compatibility. Additional topics include possible malfunctions, maintenance and troubleshooting, solid state, torque and geared, and lever-actuated switches.