PCS  is currently the fastest non-contact triggering safety device, worldwide!


circular saw kappa 550 PCS Format4 Felder Group woodworking

PCS detects accident hazards before contact with the saw blade.

circular saw kappa 550 PCS Format4 Felder Group woodworking

PCS eliminates the hazardous situation in milliseconds.


PCS is 100% safe against damage to machine and saw blade.

circular saw kappa 550 PCS Format4 Felder Group woodworking

PCS allows safe operation close to the saw blade.


PCS supports groove cuts.


PCS is ready to be used again at the push of a button.

PCS requires no additional maintenance and cleaning cycles.
PCS works without additional external energy sources and without external sensors or video systems.
PCS is resistant to dust and dirt.

Preventive Contact System – PCS

Every woodworker (and woodworking company) has ten good reasons not to compromise when it comes to working safety - PCS prevents accidents and guarantees dexterity and a quality handshake forever!

Today, all state-of-the-art saws and panel saws need to have standard safety equipment such as a splitter and an overhead saw guard in accordance with the applicable DGUV accident prevention regulations. For some years, there has also been a technical solution that largely prevents cuts due to instant blockage of the saw blade, but it destroys the saw blade as well as the saw unit. The consequential costs for the repair are the price that you have to pay for saving one or more fingers. Until now, because there is a better way:

What is PCS exactly?

The revolutionary innovation in safety equipment for sliding table panel saws.

The patent-pending Safety Innovation PCS® is available as an option with the Format4 kappa 550 sliding table panel saw and supplements the existing standard protective equipment.
Start of distribution: to be announced 


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