The portable station Sidekick SK8B, of the AIR series, is designed by AUTEC bigger than the SK4 model to manage more functions, but with the same robustness and reliability.
This unit allows for up to 8 panel actuators or up to 6 with a 1.8” color display. Is also available with a raised protection cover designed for configurations with 1 or 2 linear joysticks. Externally replaceable lithium-ion battery as power supply. It is supplied with standard dual-band 870 / 915 MHz radio frequencies and an automatic open channel search in FHSS (Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum).

Waist belt
Removable Li-Ion battery and battery-charger

1.8" color display
Sensor that act if the portable station is angled, collides with something or falls

Rotary switch
Toggle switch
Pull-to-operate toggle switch
Side button


  • Construction / Utilities
  • Industrial Lifting & Automation
  • Logistics & Transport

Technical data

Power supply
7.4 VDC with external Li-ion battery
Frequency band
870 MHz e 915 MHz FHSS
Typical working range
330 ft
Average usage time with fully charged battery (continuous use at 20°C / 68°F) without display
24 h
Average usage time with fully charged battery (continuous use at 20°C / 68°F) with display
10 h
Protection degree
IP65, NEMA 4
Operating and storage temperature
-4 °F ÷ +130 °F
-40 °F ÷ +158 °F
Safety performance of the GSS/EMS/ATS function
up to PL e (UNI EN ISO 13849-1:2016)
5.67x3.94x4.76 in
1.65 lb

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