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Xwatch XW1 Series Height Limiter


Height detection system

The XW1 manages and protects your working height. Using the latest compact stainless steel solid state 3 Axis accelerometer with gyro compensation sensors, in combination with the latest the latest in screen hardware, the XW1 provides an effective height detection system.

The XW1 can be configured to work on a variety of articulated hydraulic plant. Height limitation is controlled using proportional soft-stop hydraulic valves providing accurate and repeatable performance without detriment to the machine. Operation is fail safe and fully automatic with function selection never more that two key presses away.

Suitable for

  • Excavators
  • Backhoe loaders
  • Telehandlers
  • Truck-mounted cranes
  • Forklifts
  • Mobile cranes
  • Special purpose machines
  • Tractor mounted hedge cutters

Height Control

All motions are individually controlled with feather touch ramped hydraulic slow down and soft stop. Eliminating the machine bounce, overshoot or undershoot, which is gentler on the machine and safer for the operator and their surroundings. An optional chassis sensor can be installed to correct for terrain slope.