TSAL – Emergency handle for rail vehicles

Robust metal housing, device with local manual reset

TSAL series Emergency brake switch for rail vehicles with manual reset

The TSAL electric emergency brake handle family enables the passenger to switch an emergency signal, which can be used to trigger an emergency stop, warn the train driver of danger, etc.

Its basic functionality makes it easy to integrate in any project, retaining the reliability of the emergency signal triggering and reset function.


  • High-quality switching elements
  • Positive opening operation
  • Self-cleaning contacts
  • High shock and vibration resistance
  • Guaranteed years of uninterrupted operation


  • Rail vehicles in local and long-distance traffic
  • Escalators and passenger conveyors
  • Industrial applications


TSAL emergency handle
Mechanical endurance> 1,000 operations
Ingress protection rating, IEC 60529(up to) IPx67
Vibration resistance (IEC 61373, IEC 60068)-
Shock resitance (IEC 61373, IEC 60068)-
Housing materialOn request
Actuating forceOn request
Temperature range-40° C ... +70° C
Switching elementS826 or S870
Contact arrangementNO + NC
Contact materialSilver (Ag90Ni10) Gold (AuNi3Ag26)
Conv. thermal current Ithat Tu = 85°C: 10 A (S826), 3 A (S870)
Rated insulation voltage Ui250 V
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