RSS 260 RFID Safety Switch, Plastic, Thermoplastic, 20.4 → 26.4 V dc

  • RS Stock No. 880-1826
  • Mfr. Part No. RSS260-D-ST
  • Manufacturer Schmersal
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): DE
Product Details

Schmersal RSS260 Non Contact Safety Switch

The RSS260 is a non contact safety switch with RFID technology whish is designed for applications in safety circuits and is used for monitoring the position of movable separating safety guards. In addition to its compact design and high protection against tampering, it is suitable for removable, rotatable and sliding protection equipment.
The RSS260 is suitable for both installations on aluminium profiles, as well as for use on many different door sizes like the frequently used Plexiglas doors and panels. You can choose the appropriate sensor-actuator combination for your application, depending on the door and the door direction of movement. Even with the coding you have all the freedom you need and you can use the teach function as often as you want or code individually. Thanks to RFID technology, a high tamper protection is ensured despite the flexibility.

Thermoplastic enclosure
High protection against tampering through RFID technology
Compact, subtle and elegant design
Easy installation without additional angles
Universal application through different targets for typical installation situations
Repeated universal or individual coding
Preservation of safety levels and diagnostic capability even when connected in series
Maximum of 31 sensors can be wired in series
IP65, IP67 to IEC/EN 60529


Stock no. 880-1836 is for a swivel door with frame, no interfering contour of the door cutout
Stock no. 880-1845 is for a Plexiglas door, flat design, discreet appearance
Stock no. 880-1848 is for a sliding door, smallest size, embedded in Plexiglas


Actuators must be ordered separately.


EN ISO 13849-1, IEC 61508, IEC 60947-5-3, EN 62061.


TUV, cULus.

Attribute Value
Supply Voltage 20.4 → 26.4 V dc
Housing Material Plastic, Thermoplastic
Connection Type M8
Switch Type Rectangular
Terminal Type M8 Connector
Series RSS 260
Switching Distance 6 (Lateral Sao ON) mm, 9 (Lateral Sn) mm, 10 (Front Sao ON) mm, 12 (Front Sn) mm, 15 (Lateral Sar OFF) mm, 18 (Front Sar OFF) mm
IP Rating IP65, IP67
Supply Current 600 mA
Actuator Included Yes
Dimensions 39.2 x 29.5 x 18 mm
Housing Colour Black
Number of Approach Directions 2
Sensor Principle RFID
Safety Category Bis 4, Category 3
Depth 18mm
Length 39.2mm
Width 29.5mm
Actuator Type Coded
Standards Met BG-GS-ET-14, CE Listed, CULus Listed, EN 60079-0, EN 60079-15, EN 60079-31, EN ISO 13849-1, IEC 60947-5-3, TUV
15 In Global stock for delivery within 4 - 8 working days
Price Each
PHP 7,384.23
(exc. VAT)
PHP 8,270.34
(inc. VAT)
Per Unit
1 +
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