The all new IDEM Universal Gate Boxes (UGB-KLT) provide high level RFID coded interlocking and machine control functions in one heavy duty housing. They can be easily fitted to access doors to provide guard locking, rear escape options and sliding or rotary handles and reduce the risk of operators being trapped inside a guarded area. The UGB-KLT housings can incorporate standard 22mm push buttons, lamps or switches which can be added to provide machine request or control functions all from one UGB-KLT housing.  The Universal Gate Boxes are available as 4-Station Model or 2-Station Model and allow the end user to choose the buttons, switches, or lamp options for each station.


  • Robust Safety Interlock switches with RFID and multifunction control features built into one housing.
  • 2 or 4 station housing for incorporating wide choice of standard 22mm push buttons, lamps or switches.
  • Optional sliding handle actuators or rotary handle actuators.
  • Rear escape release options.
  • Rotary one way rear escape handle (cannot be re-closed from inside the hazardous area).
  • The built-in KLT switch has both anti-tamper RFID coding technology and standard mechanical interlock technology.
  • 24Vdc solenoid to release lock.
  • Built-in LED diagnostics of switch status and easy to read label legends.
  • Easy to mount Stainless Steel 316 housings with mirror polished finish.
  • Holds guards closed and locked up to 3000N.
  • Can be padlocked off for safe working.