Help make your system safer

Designed for machine safety applications, AFS contactor comes with fixed front contact blocks (mechanically linked and mirror contacts) making them ideal for monitoring and controlling circuits. ABB’s complete range of safety components make protection systems easier to build.


  • Complying with main safety standards EN ISO 13849 and EN 62061 guaranteeing the safe use of machinery and equipment
  • Contactors status guaranteed with permanently fixed front-mounted auxiliary contact blocks
  • Easy safety chain identification with the yellow housing
  • Simplify calculation of installation safety level with safety values available in FSDT and Sistema tools


  • Up to 45kW – 400 V AC-3, 60hp – 480 V and 130A – 690 V AC-1, 115A – general use
  • Fast opening times as low as 35 ms for AFS09…AFS38 contactors
  • Mirror and mechanically linked contacts with 3rd party certificate
  • Low energy auxiliary contacts feature a minimum switching capacity 12 V, 3 mA 10-7
  • Built-in surge suppression