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Vision Sensor is built for application flexibility.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vision Sensor is built for application flexibility.

Inspector I20 FLEX Vision Sensor incorporates features that promote application flexibility, including 4 interchangeable lens options for field of view alteration. Additionally, I/O extension module lets users program up to 19 outputs that, along with sensor's ability to logically combine detailed inspection tools, provide accurate confirmation on pass/fail inspections. Flexibility of operation...

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Safety Controller adapts to variety of applications.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Safety Controller adapts to variety of applications.

Suited for small- to medium-sized machines, FX3 Flexi Soft Modular Safety Controller expands module by module with 12-144 I/O. Unit offers fast shut-off, enhanced functional interface, and variety of network communications, including EtherNet/IP, PROFIBUS-DP, PROFINET, CANopen, Ethernet TCP/IP, and Modbus TCP. Hardware and software configuration is done via Flexi Soft Designer, which consists of...

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Photoelectric Sensors offer optimal background suppression.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors offer optimal background suppression.

Sensor W15 uses custom ASIC that incorporates OES3 technology, which enables W15 to ignore stray background reflections, detect multi-colored/shiny objects, and exhibit immunity to ambient light. Also, flush mounting reduces setup time and prevents disruption of product flow. Multiple customization options are available, including cable cut to length, special connectivity, sensor pre-mounted to...

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Optics & Photonics

SICK, Inc. Receives Multi-Million Dollar Contract from Lockheed Martin for USPS Project

Company's Ruler 3D Cameras to be used for Automated Package Processing System (APPS) Sortation Accuracy Improvement (SAI) Minneapolis, Minn. - May 12, 2009 - SICK (www.sickusa.com), a manufacturer of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, and automatic identification products for factory and logistics automation, announced it was awarded a multi-million dollar order from Lockheed Martin Systems...

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New Cost-effective and Accurate Solutions for Piston Detection
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

New Cost-effective and Accurate Solutions for Piston Detection

Minneapolis, Minn., May 7, 2009 - SICK (www.sickusa.com), one of the world's leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, and automatic identification products for factory and logistics automation, today announced the launch of its MPS (Magnetic Positioning Sensor) and MZT8 Magnetic Cylinder Sensors. The MPS with analog output is fast, accurate, and easy to install. It is...

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Low-Cost Photoelectric Sensors Offer Flexible Mounting Options
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Low-Cost Photoelectric Sensors Offer Flexible Mounting Options

Minneapolis, Minn., April 10, 2009 - SICK (www.sickusa.com), one of the world's leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, and automatic identification products for factory and logistics automation, today announced the launch of its Z Photoelectric Sensors, and the introduction of the next generation of ELF Photoelectric Sensors. These new, low-cost sensors will greatly...

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Line Array Sensors feature diffuse mode.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Line Array Sensors feature diffuse mode.

Suited for harsh environments where dirt and dust can interfere with retro-reflective sensors, Series AT20 comes in 2 variants that are specifically designed for edge detection/positioning in web guide applications and for diameter measurement of targets on flat surfaces. Sensors include white LED light source that helps identify black/white and minimal grayscale contrasts between target and...

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Fiber-Optic Amps offer flexibility, programming options.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber-Optic Amps offer flexibility, programming options.

Equipped with dual digital display, WLL190T-2 series can be used in stand-alone mode or as part of bus with up to 16 sensors connected together. Another fiber-optic amplifier, WLL170T-2, offers teach-in options with either on-amplifier adjustment or adjustment via external teach wire. Units are suited for part detection tasks in electronics, pharmaceutical, assembly and handling, and robotics...

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Camera-Based Sensor aligns mobile vehicles and ASRS.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Camera-Based Sensor aligns mobile vehicles and ASRS.

DMP3 Position Finder is used for precisely aligning Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS) and other automated vehicles so products can be loaded and unloaded from steel racks. Supplied in metal housing, unit includes teach button for storing up to 2 programmable locations. Positional accuracy is maintained even when load weights, temperature changes, and skew due to damaged racks cause...

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