SIEMENS Handheld units SINUMERIK HT 8 Product Information
SINUMERIK HT 8
The mobile SINUMERIK HT 8 handheld terminal combines the functions of an operator panel and a machine control panel in a single device, permitting complete operator control and monitoring of machines. It can be used as a supplementary main operator panel or as a secondary control panel.
The supplied touch pen with a holding loop permits easy operation of the touch screen, even when operators are wearing gloves. The safety system is designed to allow personnel to work in the machine’s hazard zone.
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SINUMERIK HT 8 Ordering data
SINUMERIK HANDHELD TERMINAL HT 8 This product contains items supplied by third parties and may only be resold in conditions where the same protection level applies as under the standard conditions of delivery of Siemens AG for hardware products. If required, Siemens AG can supply these terms and conditions.
SINUMERIK HANDHELD TERMINAL HT 8 WITH HAND WHEEL This product contains items supplied by third parties and may only be resold in conditions where the same protection level applies as under the standard conditions of delivery of Siemens AG for hardware products. If required, Siemens AG can supply these terms and conditions.
Operation via touch screen, membrane keys and touch pen
Emergency stop button and 2 enabling buttons for left-handed and right-handed operators
Easy hot swapping during operation (hot plug and play), without triggering the emergency stop in combination with the PN Plus connection box and without an additional, manual actuating element/key switch.
Insertion and removal during operation without triggering an emergency stop on basic versions requires a manual actuating element/key switch and terminating plug.
Rugged, compact and ergonomically designed
Signal cables easy to replace without special tools (accessories)
The emergency stop button and the 2 enabling buttons (3-step) each have two channels.
Possible connections for SINUMERIK HT 8:
In the control cabinet via the Basic PN connection module
At any preferred mounting location in the plant via the Basic or PN Plus connection box
The SINUMERIK HT 8 operates according to the Thin Client principle. The operator software is already installed on a SINUMERIK NCU/PCU. Screen content from the NCU/PCU is transferred to the HT 8 and key information from the HT 8 to the NCU/PCU via Industrial Ethernet. The HT 8 display shows the same operator interface that is displayed on the standard operator panels of the SINUMERIK control system.
The operator interface can be customized if required (see SINUMERIK Integrate).
The SINUMERIK HT 8 handheld terminal can be used for: