EMT17 / EMT18

for lateral mounting

The electromagnetic retiring cam EMT17 is mounted at the side of the lfit car. It is pneumatically absorbed and therefore operates silently. The version EMT18 equipped with a higher force, but apart from that it is idential with the more common version EMT17.


  • standard version and version with increased actuation force
  • all steel parts galvanized
  • quiet due to high absorption at switch on and switch off
  • automatic switching to reduced holding current
  • robust and precise

Order information codes

Technical data

duty cycle 100%
stroke 35 mm
actuation force EMT17: 45 N
EMT18: 50 N
pull-in / holding current EMT17 – 230AC / – 205DC: 0.72 A / 0.21 A
EMT18 – 230AC / – 205DC: 0.8 A / 0.25 A
connection 1 m connection cable 3 x 1 mm² (special lengths on request)
level of protection IP20
ambient air temperature 0 °C up to +40 °C (application at temperatures < 0 °C on request)
customary position magnet keeper vertical in down direction
weight 6 kg