Sentinel Cs-1Hinge

Introducing the Sentinel CS-1Hinge

A safety cover specifically designed for the Series 24 Control and Transfer Switches. You’re in control with the Sentinel CS-1Hinge.

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The Sentinel CS-1Hinge is easily added to existing rotary control switches.  Installation requires only a few minutes and there is no drilling required, no need to remove the switch from the panel and no disturbing the wiring.


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Protect from accidental and unwanted circuit breaker operation.


Enhance your Lockout/Tagout Procedures


Keep full 360 degrees visibility.


The CS-1Hinged Cover cannot be misplaced.

Sentinel Cs 1hinge Control Switch Safety Cover

Sentinel CS-1 Hinge Installation

Two-Piece Kit for Easy Installation

The Sentinel CS-1Hinge is supplied as a two-piece kit and is mounted between the Control Switch escutcheon plate and the panel.  To install, back off the existing mounting screws far enough to slip the two mounting-base pieces under the plate and then tighten the screws once again. Longer screws are supplied if needed. The base piece provides the means to lock the Safety Cover in the closed position.

Sentinel CS-1Hinge Features

Features of the CS-1Hinge Control Switch Cover You’ll Love


Clear ABS Construction

The CS-1Hinge is made from high-impact clear ABS. This allows for 180-degree viewing of the control switch position and status LEDs.

Upward Hinge Mechanism

The CS-1Hinge has been designed to hinge upward allowing access to the control switch.  This feature allows room for indicator lights or nameplates above the switch and safety cover.


Compatibility with Major Switches

What can you cover with the CS-1Hinge?  The CS-1Hinge was designed to be compatible with Electroswitch Series-24 Instrument and Control Switches, General Electric SB-1 Control and Transfer Switches, GE/ITI Series-95 Control Switches and Shallco Series 26 Instrument Control Switches & Lock-Out Relays.


UL Listed

The CS-1Hinge is a “UL” recognized component and can be installed by “UL 508A” panel shops. Underwriters Laboratories File 480471.

Sentinel cs-1Hinge Specs

The Sentinel CS-1Hinge Complete Kit

The Sentinel CS-1Hinge is compatible with the following products:
#Brand (MFGR)SeriesDescription
1Electroswitch20Instrument and Control Switches
2General ElectricSB-1Control and Transfer Switches
3GE/ITI95Control Switches
4Shallco26Instrument Control Switches & Lock-Out Relays


The Sentinel CS-1Hinge Kit Comes With:

  • Main Polycarbonate Switch Cover – made of 3/16” high impact clear ABS
  • Bottom Locking Plate
  • Extra mounting screws (longer than originals) for installation

Note: Allow a minimum of 3/4 ” above the control switch escutcheon plate to allow sufficient space for the CS-1Hinge. The CS-1Hinge is intended for indoor use only.

Sentinel CS 1Hinge Spec

Dimensions CS 1Hinge


The Sentinel CS-1 Hinge is made from 3/16-inch-thick high impact clear ABS and measures 6 inches long by 4.3 inches wide by 4 inches tall.

Sentinel cs-1Hinge Warranty

We Stand By Our Products

We cover our products with a one-year warranty from the date of purchase. Our warranty covers repairs due to defective products free of charge; however, our warranty does not cover parts or products damaged from abuse or improper use.  

Sentinel CS-1Hinge Purchase Options

Improve and Streamline Your Safety Procedures with the Sentinel CS-1Hinge

Ready to experience safer facilities and greater peace of mind when working around Series-24 control switches? Get your hands on the CS-1Hinge!  Our staff will help you double-check compatibility, see if you are eligible for quantity discounts, and walk you through every step of the ordering process.

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