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Module enables field-replacement of transducer electronics.
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Module enables field-replacement of transducer electronics.

Micropulse(TM) Rapid Replacement Module (RRM) facilitates change-out of rod-style transducer electronics by allowing field replacement without removal of pressure tube from hydraulic cylinder. During replacement process, there is no danger from oil spillage and no need for environmental containment procedures. Module is dimensionally identical to Z style Micropulse(TM) transducers and available...

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Photoelectric Sensor comes in miniature package.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensor comes in miniature package.

Series BOS 2K sensor offers full functionality in package measuring 20 x 7.5 x 10 mm. It offers scan range of up to 1.2 m. Four different sensing modes are offered: diffuse, for part identification; diffuse with background suppression, for part configuration and placement; retroreflective, for parts verification and counting; and thru-beam versions for part sizing and position information. Each...

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Non-Contact Sensors detect presence of metal objects.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Sensors detect presence of metal objects.

GlobalProx tubular style sensors are offered in 2-wire and 3-wire dc models, in sizes M8, M12, M18, and M30, with quick-disconnect or cable-out. Three-wire models come in standard or extended sensing ranges, with medium-length housing and 360°-visible LED. Two-wire models offer extended range in short housing, also with 360° LED. All are protected against short circuit and polarity...

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Thru-Beam Sensors withstand high-impact applications.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Thru-Beam Sensors withstand high-impact applications.

Self-contained BWL L-shaped Sensors have infrared emitter in zinc-plated steel housing that can resist multiple impacts without loss of function. IR light beam cuts through heavily contaminated air with ample reserve capacity. Three sizes are available, with optical axes ranging from 22-42 mm. Sealed to IP67, one-piece plug-and-play sensors feature pre-aligned optics. Maximum response time is 0.5...

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Photoelectric Sensors suit variety of automation tasks.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors suit variety of automation tasks.

Available in 30 versions, Series BOS 21M utilizes single, identically-dimensioned metal housing measuring 42.5 x 50 x 15 mm. Units come with full range of mounting clamps, brackets, and flexible mounting systems, and feature 270° rotatable M12 connector for installation. PNP and NPN models are available, keyed to specific designs. Impact-resistant sensors are sealed to IP67 standards and...

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Proximity Sensor suits space-restricted applications.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Proximity Sensor suits space-restricted applications.

Model RO1 mini block-style, inductive sensor combines 20 x 32 x 8 mm size with 7 mm sensing range. Cast zinc housing makes unit suited for environments found in stamping or welding applications. IP67-rated sensor is also available in weld field-immune version, with 5 mm sensing range, that is designed to weather dc and ac magnetic fields up to 100 kA/m. It comes with irradiated PVC cable.

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Laser Measurement Sensors are scalable to user requirements.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Laser Measurement Sensors are scalable to user requirements.

Series BOD 24K LB analog laser distance sensors feature 2 discrete outputs that detect presence of objects, as well as indicate position and size. Microprocessor provides embedded functions including signal averaging, min/max hold, and signal hold, which are accessed on sensor by built-in push buttons or remotely via teaching input. Models are available with extended sensing ranges of 30-100 mm...

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Linear Position Sensor uses magnetoinductive technology.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Linear Position Sensor uses magnetoinductive technology.

BIL analog absolute linear position sensor allows existing motion control systems to be upgraded from end-of-stroke to continuous position feedback. Non-contact unit fits into tight places. Pure-analog output provides infinite resolution with linearity and repeatability of less than ±1% of FS. Available in 95 and 230 mm lengths, linearized measuring lengths are 50 and 160 mm, respectively.

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Inductive Sensor/Connector measures 3 mm in diameter.

Inductive Sensor/Connector measures 3 mm in diameter.

Available in shielded and unshielded versions, sensor uses integral flush fitting and offers respective sensing distances of 1 and 3 mm for ferrous metals. Sensor size facilitates multiple sensor installations where sensors must be positioned as close as 6 mm to each other, such as gripper, semiconductor, and electronic industry applications. Other applications include embedded installations,...

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