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Tubular Photoelectric Sensors have 18 mm barrel housing.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Tubular Photoelectric Sensors have 18 mm barrel housing.

Offered in 15 different sensor models, S50 photoelectric sensor line has form factor that accommodates tubular and block-style mounting. Diffuse, retroreflective, through-beam, background suppression, fiber optic, and Class 1 laser versions are offered with plastic or metal housing, straight or right-angle sensing face, cable-out or M12 quick-disconnect, and PNP or NPN operation. Sensor line also...

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Inductive Sensor suits rugged environments.
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Inductive Sensor suits rugged environments.

SteelFace(TM) has sensor enclosure milled from one piece of solid stainless steel with impact- and abrasion-resistant face that measures ~1 mm thick. Able to withstand 500 psi dynamic pressure, product comes in ferrous-only and nonferrous-only models in 8, 12, 18, and 30 mm sizes. Unit is suited for in-die sensing and washdown applications with pressures up to 1,200 psi. Ferrous and nonferrous...

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Position Sensor suits shorter displacement distances.
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Position Sensor suits shorter displacement distances.

BIL analog, absolute linear position sensor uses proprietary, magnetoinductive technology to provide non-contact continuous positioning information. Measuring 95 mm long, product delivers analog temperature-compensated linearized stroke information up to 50 mm and non-linearized stroke information up to 60 mm. Sensor head and processing elements are sealed to IP 67 standard, providing resistance...

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Sensor/Connector suits production line machinery.
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Sensor/Connector suits production line machinery.

Sensor/Connector/Cabling solution includes 10-30 Vdc sensors designed for use with M5 connector. Smooth barrel sensor is 4 mm in dia with rated operating distance of 0.8 mm, while threaded barrel sensor is 5 mm in dia with extended operating distance of 1.5 mm. Stainless steel sensors meet IP 67 specs and have LED built into barrel. M5x0.5 locking ring connector cables have outside connector nut...

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Light Grid provides detection/measurement capabilities.
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Light Grid provides detection/measurement capabilities.

Available in two lengths, AREAscan(TM) DS3 Series detects differences as small as 6 mm in similar objects and detects objects as small as 0.5 mm long. Design operates simultaneously in analog and digital modes and incorporates all control functions within emitter and receiver modules. Multibeam configurations are set by push button and dip switches. Functioning modes include scanning with...

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Thru-Beam Fork Sensors are easy to install.
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Thru-Beam Fork Sensors are easy to install.

One-piece BGL sensors for part location, height verification, and edge detection have pre-aligned optics integrated into metal fork-style body, allowing for plug-and-play installation. Resolution is 0.3 mm, repeatability is 0.02 mm, and hysteresis is less than 0.1 mm. Sensors are available in sensing gap slot sizes from 5 to 120 mm, are protected against short circuits/reverse polarity, and are...

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Proximity Sensor has 4 times standard sensing range.
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Proximity Sensor has 4 times standard sensing range.

HyperPROX 4X long-range proximity sensor incorporates on-board temperature compensation ICs that eliminate impact of temperature on sensing distance. Sensor may be mounted farther away from target, minimizing risk of mechanical damage. Applications include controlling, regulating, automating, positioning, and monitoring work processes in machine-tool, plastics, textile, and automotive industries...

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Quadrature Output Option connects to motion-based systems.
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Quadrature Output Option connects to motion-based systems.

Absolute Quadrature output option is available for Micropulse(R) BTL-Z rod-style linear displacement transducers. It interfaces directly to standard encoder inputs (90 deg out-of-phase, A and B), and provides absolute position information upon request. It operates in synchronous or free-running modes. Output carries selectable position resolution (1, 2, 5, 10 micron or 0.001, 0.0001 in.) and...

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Color Sensor works without external light source.
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Color Sensor works without external light source.

BFS-26K measures red/green/blue component of reflected light and shades of gray in single processing step. It uses integrated, pulsed white light source that eliminates need for external illumination and makes it insensitive to ambient light. Each of its three digital outputs can be calibrated using five color resolution tolerance levels. It can be programmed through control line or using...

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