AZ 17-11ZRK-ST

Item number: 101140774


ePLAN Data
Product type description:

AZ 17-(1)Z(2)K-(3)-(4)-(5)

111 NO contacts/1 NC contact
022 NC contact

withoutLatching force 5 N
RLatching force 30 N

withoutM16 cable gland
2243Front cable entry
2243-1Rear cable entry
STM12 connector, 4 pole

1637Gold-plated contacts

5MCable length 5 m
6MCable length 6 m
Not all component variants, which are possible according to this order code are available and/or technically feasible.
  • Connector M12 x 1, 4-pole
  • 30 mm x 78.5 mm x 30 mm
  • Thermoplastic enclosure
  • Double-insulated
  • Long life
  • small body
  • Universal coding
  • High level of contact reliability with low voltages and currents
  • Insensitive to soiling
  • 8 actuating planes

Ordering data

Product type description

AZ 17-11ZRK-ST

Article number (order number)


EAN (European Article Number)


eCl@ss number, version 12.0


eCl@ss number, version 11.0


eCl@ss number, version 9.0


ETIM number, version 7.0


ETIM number, version 6.0


Approvals - Standards





General data


EN ISO 13849-1

EN ISO 14119

EN IEC 60947-5-1

Coding level according to EN ISO 14119


Working principle


Enclosure material

Plastic, glass-fibre reinforced thermoplastic, self-extinguishing

Gross weight

85 g

General data - Features

Increased latching force


Number of actuating directions


Number of auxiliary contacts


Number of cable glands


Number of safety contacts


Safety classification


EN ISO 13849-1

Mission time

20 Year(s)

Safety classification - Safety outputs

B10D Normally-closed contact (NC)

2,000,000 Operations

B10D Normally open contact (NO)

1,000,000 Operations

Note (B10D Normally open contact (NO))

at 10% Ie and ohmic load

Mechanical data

Mechanical life, minimum

1,000,000 Operations

Latching force

30 N

Positive break travel

11 mm

Positive break force per NC contact, minimum

17 N

Actuating speed, maximum

2 m/s



Type of the fixing screws

2x M5

Mechanical data - Connection technique


Connector plug M12, 4-pole, (A-coding)

Mechanical data - Dimensions

Length of sensor

30 mm

Width of sensor

30 mm

Height of sensor

78.5 mm

Ambient conditions

Degree of protection


Ambient temperature

-30 ... +80 °C

Storage and transport temperature, minimum

-30 °C

Storage and transport temperature, maximum

+85 °C

Permissible installation altitude above sea level, maximum

2,000 m

Ambient conditions - Insulation values

Rated insulation voltage Ui

250 VAC

Rated impulse withstand voltage Uimp

4 kV

Overvoltage category


Degree of pollution


Rated impulse withstand voltage, connector 4-pole

2.5 kV

Electrical data

Thermal test current

10 A

Required rated short-circuit current

1,000 A

Switching element

NO contact, NC contact

Switching principle

slow action, positive break NC contact

Switching frequency

2,000 /h

Material of the contacts, electrical


Electrical data - Safety contacts

Voltage, Utilisation category AC-15

230 VAC

Current, Utilisation category AC-15

4 A

Voltage, Utilisation category DC-13

24 VDC

Current, Utilisation category DC-13

4 A

Note, Utilisation category DC-13

Connector 4-pole

Electrical data - Auxiliary contacts

Voltage, Utilisation category AC-15

230 VAC

Current, Utilisation category AC-15

4 A

Voltage, Utilisation category DC-13

24 VDC

Current, Utilisation category DC-13

4 A

Note, Utilisation category DC-13

Connector 4-pin

Other data

Note (applications)

sliding safety guard

removable guard

hinged safety guard

Scope of delivery

Scope of delivery

Actuator must be ordered separately.

Slot cover for dust-proof covering of the opening not in use


Note (General)

Individual coding available on request

Switch travel diagram


UK Conformity Declaration
UK Declaration of Conformity LOG_COM_lo1de01s
Company:K.A. Schmersal GmbH & Co. KG
Möddinghofe 30
42279 Wuppertal
Declaration:We hereby, under sole responsibility, certify that the hereafter described components both in their basic design and construction conform to the relevant statutory requirements, regulations and designated standards of the United Kingdom.
Name of the component:AZ 17
Type:See ordering code
Description of the component:Positive break position switch with separate actuator for safety functions
Relevant legislation:Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations2008
 The Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations2012
Designated standards:EN 60947-5-1:2017
EN ISO 14119:2013
UK-Importer /
Person authorised for the compilation of the technical documentation:

Schmersal UK Ltd.
Paul Kenney
Unit 1, Sparrowhawk Close
Enigma Business Park
Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 1GL
Place and date of issue:Wuppertal, June 17, 2022
 Authorised signature
Philip Schmersal
Managing Director

Schmersal Canada Ltd., 29 Centennial Road, Unit 1, Orangeville, Ontario L9W 1R1 Canada

The details and data referred to have been carefully checked. Images may diverge from original. Further technical data can be found in the manual. Technical amendments and errors possible.

Generated on: 2023-06-05, 11:46 p.m.