IFM Efector, Inc.

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President Obama Stops by IFM Efector's Booth and Tries New 3D Technology

During a tour of Hannover Messe, the largest industrial technology trade show in the world, President Obama and Chancellor Merkel visited the ifm electronic booth. Michael Marhofer, CEO and owner of ifm electronic, and Bernd Buxbaum of pmd technologies, ifm electronic’s sister company, demonstrated pmd technology with a Virtual Reality camera. As President Obama looked through the camera viewer...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors do not require reflectors.

Employing Class 2 laser, O5D Series integrates Time-of-Flight sensing principle and PMD technology for diffuse background suppression sensing ranges up to 2 m. All target colors are sensed at same range, and accuracy is not affected by reflective targets/backgrounds. Switch point, visible on numeric display, can be set via plus or minus pushbuttons. While O5D100 displays range in centimeters,...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

IFM Efector Light Curtains are Now Designed for Finger, Hand and Body Protection

Light curtains designed for finger, hand and body protection Compact 28 x 30 mm housing profile for less intrusive mounting Up to 6 meter sensing range with no software required Light curtains offer protected heights of 160 mm to 1510 mm in intervals of 150mm You don't have to compromise the safety level of your machine because of cost… competitive list prices set a new benchmark for value!...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Temperature Transmitters feature local display.

Equipped with PT1000 RTD, TD Series monitors temperature of liquids in sanitary applications such as food and beverage processing and pharmaceutical applications. Units feature 4-digit display and one-piece 316 stainless steel housing that is IP69K washdown rated with 3A authorization. Transmitters are completely assembled, calibrated, and ready to install for plug-and-play operation.

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Capacitive Sensors feature electronic teaching function.

Combining non-contact sensing and solid-state circuitry for aggressive environments, KI Series is suitable for sensing non-metallic objects such as liquids, plastic, glass, wood, and paper. Capacitive proximity sensors feature 30 mm stainless steel housing, 2-pushbutton setup, M12 connector, and switchpoint teaching for level applications. Using adjustment, sensors suppress residues and particles...

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Point Level Sensors ignore foam and deposit build-up.

Able to monitor level of liquids, viscous media, and powders in tanks and pipes of food and beverage processing applications, LMT Series has IP68/IP69K rating, sanitary PEEK sensing tip with food-grade surface finish, and 316 stainless steel body that ensures chemical compatibility even with harsh cleaning agents. High frequency (MHz) capacitive spectrum profiling technology enables sensor to...

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Sanitary Temperature Transmitters meet 3A standards.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sanitary Temperature Transmitters meet 3A standards.

Supplied in one-piece, stainless steel housing, TD Series withstands harsh environments of food and beverage applications. Integrated transmitter electronics, process connector, and Pt1000 Class A RTD probe are laser-welded and IP69K-sealed. Resistant to corrosive effects of chemicals and harsh industrial cleaners, 2-wire loop powered transmitter is pre-scaled for ranges of 0 to +100°C and...

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Photoelectric Sensors offer range of models and 3-step setup.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Photoelectric Sensors offer range of models and 3-step setup.

Used for position sensing in industrial automation applications, OI Series features all-metal housing, supports setup inÂ- 3 steps using multi-turn potentiometer technology, and delivers reliable optical performance independent of target color. Diffuse background suppression models offer 50–800 mm range, fixed range models are effective from 25–600 mm, and polarized...

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Safety Light Curtains protect fingers, hands, and body.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Safety Light Curtains protect fingers, hands, and body.

Featuring slim 28 x 30 mm housing, Type 4 Light Curtains offer protective heightsÂ- of 160–1,510 mm in 150 mm increments. Units provide multi-beam barrier of 950 nm IR light in front of hazardous area. If any beams are blocked by object, such as finger or hand, light curtain sends signal to machine to place it in safe state. Installed without software or control boxes, 24 Vdc units...

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