ANSI Safety Scale (“Gotcha Stick”)

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ANSI Safety Scale (“Gotcha Stick”) used check machine guarding. Quantity = 1 scale.

MSS’s ANSI Safety Scale (Universal “Gotcha Stick”) is used to test the allowable guard opening size to ensure personnel cannot reach the hazard and that openings in barrier guards comply with ANSI standards for machine safeguarding.  This tool is based on measurements of the human body, and is intended to be representative of the finger, hand and arm. The non-foldable scale includes Inches on one side and Metric units of measure on the other side.


This ANSI scale is based on safe guard openings as specified by the ANSI B11.19 standard.  By properly reaching this scale through the barrier guard opening, if you cannot touch the hazard with this scale, the machine guarding complies with ANSI B11.19 standards for guard openings.


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