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Command from a Safe Distance

Operate vehicles and heavy machinery from a safe distance. With the wireless remote control and integrated E-Stop, you can be both safe and productive. A simple UI makes it easy for any qualified user to take control of any autonomous robot or command a smart machine.

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Boost productivity
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Operate from a safe distance
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Reduce accident risk and improve visibility
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Adhere to industry safety requirements
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Command a fleet of machines from a single remote control.

Intuitive Control

Allows the operator to take remote control of a machine on demand, typically for transport, maintenance, or troubleshooting.

Simplify the User Experience

A comfortable, lightweight, and intuitive design eases the training process and improves performance.

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Increase Productivity

Accelerate daily output and enjoy user-friendly controls including two 2-axis joysticks and two 1-axis finger sticks.

Prevent Accidents

Operate dangerous equipment from a distance to reduce accident risk and improve visibility of all moving parts from a better vantage point. The built-in emergency stop adds an additional layer of protection.

Comply with Industry Standards

Adhere to industry standards using our patented wireless system and prevent accidents.

Reduce Worker Fatigue

Equip your teams with powerful remote access to reduce the fatigue and injuries associated with heavy equipment operation.

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Safe Remote Control

The Safe Remote Control is an easy-to-use controller for a variety of machine applications. Operate off-highway vehicles from a distance, take control of an autonomous robot, or stop a machine instantly with the built-in emergency stop. Rugged enough for any environment that needs point-to-point control, the Safe Remote Control puts you in charge of machine safety and productivity. The Safe Remote Control pairs with FORT’s Vehicle Safety Controller receiver.

Safe Remote Control Technical Specifications

Wireless Frequency

  • 900 MHz FHSS
  • 2.4 GHz FHSS

Line of Sight Range

  • Up to 2km at 900 MHz
    Up to 500m at 2.4 GHz
  • May vary based on antenna placement, obstructions, and environment

Inputs

  • (2) 2-axis joysticks
  • (2) 1-axis finger sticks
  • 8 buttons
  • Built-in emergency stop button

Safety Features

  • Dual safety processors
  • Dual channel e-stop
  • Drop and idle detection
  • Vibration feedback
  • Designed to ISO 13849

Enclosure

  • IP65 in accordance to IEC-60529
  • Ruggedized rubber grips
  • Sunlight-readable LCD for device information

Operating Temperature

  • -20°C to +60°C

Battery Life

  • 12 hours

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Safe Remote Control Pro

Take temporary manual control of an autonomous vehicle, or activate a global e-stop from a remote location. With the ability to connect and disconnect to different machines using a shared remote, the Safe Remote Control Pro can boost safety and productivity for any machine operator. The Safe Remote Control Pro pairs with FORT’s Endpoint Controller receiver (EPC)

 

Safe Remote Control Pro Technical Specifications

Wireless Interface

  • BLE
  • ISM 902-928MHz (NA)
  • ISM 868MHz (EU)

Inputs

  • 6x proportional analog controls
  • 8x user buttons
  • Illuminated E-Stop button

Safety Features

  • Dual safety processors
  • Dual channel e-stop
  • Drop and idle detection
  • Vibration feedback
  • Designed to ISO 13849/IEC 61508 safety standards

Enclosure

  • IP65 in accordance to IEC-60529
  • Ruggedized rubber grips
  • Sunlight-readable LCD for device information

Operating Temperature

  • -20°C to +60°C

Battery Life

  • 12 hours

Regulatory

  • CE mark for EU*
  • IEC 61508 SIL2 Rating*
    *Pending

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Remote Control Applications

With the Safe Remote Control and Safe Remote Control Pro, users can operate off-road vehicles from a distance, take temporary control of an autonomous robot, or command a smart machine. 

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Safe Remote Control in Action

Greenzie keeps safety first by using FORT’s Safe Remote Control system for its autonomous lawnmowers.

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Protect Your Investment

The Guardian protection packages provide additional coverage for FORT’s Foundation Series products. These extended service and support plans offer customers continued firmware and software updates and live problem-solving support beyond our standard one-year warranty.

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Give your teams the tools they need to be successful on the floor, in the field, and everywhere in between. With FORT's smart machine safety and security solutions, it's easy to keep your teams safe without disrupting daily workflows. 

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