October 2020 Door Reopening Devices – A Field Perspective
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This test is based on the article, Door Reopening Devices - A Field Perspective, published in the October 2020 issue and counts as one contact hour (0.1 CEU) of elevator industry continuing education credit. Most courses are approved by NAEC for CET/CAT and NAESAI for QEI and in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia.
After reading this article, you should have learned about:
- The code requirements of light curtain and door reopening devices
- The operation of mechanical safety edges and light curtains using horizontal and crisscross beam arrangements
- The resolution of horizontal-beam versus crisscross arrangements
- The challenges of using crisscross beam arrangements and how to overcome them
- How to select the right light curtain model for the correct situation and achieve the required code resolution
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