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Photoelectric Sensors are available in 4 sensing modes.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors are available in 4 sensing modes.

Offered in through-beam, background suppression, diffuse, and polarized retro-reflective sensing modes, SA1U photoelectric sensors feature long distance sensing range of 50 m with through-beam models and as close as 1 m with diffuse models. Able to operate under harsh conditions, they support 12-240 Vdc and 24-240 Vac. UL/c-UL listed, CE marked, and IP67 rated units can be configured for specific...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

PLC is suited for solar and vehicle applications.

Available in traditional brick design with 10, 16, or 24 built-in I/Os, 12 Vdc MicroSmart Pentra can handle solar applications, including traffic signs, lighting controls, road sign controls, and tracking systems. It is also suited for remote water pumping stations and injection systems in gas and oil industry, as well as vehicle applications such as utility trucks, trains, vans, and buses. Unit...

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Micro PLC utilizes universal analog input module.
Controls & Controllers

Micro PLC utilizes universal analog input module.

Expanding capabilities of MicroSmart Pentra micro PLC, 4-point Universal Input Module accepts most analog signals including 0-10 V, 4-20 mA, thermocouples, RTD, and Nickel. Snapped to side of PLC, module offers 16-bit resolution and 0.2% accuracy. Programmable logic control features double word and floating math, Modbus RTU/ASCII, Modbus TCP/IP, upgradeable firmware, embedded 100 kHz I/O, and up...

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Sensors provide area detection and measurement.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Sensors provide area detection and measurement.

Utilizing crossed-beam detection method, IDEC-DS AS1 photoelectric light grids sense objects as slim as 0.2 mm inside 100 mm height and over operating distances reaching 2.1 m between emitter and receiver. Analog output-equipped IDEC-DS DS1 sensors provide multi-beam light grid suited for detecting and measuring objects with different shapes and sizes. Specifications include 150 mm height, 5 mm...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Laser Distance Sensors utilize Time-of-Flight technology.

Supplied in IP67-rated metal housing suited for harsh environments, S80 distance measurement sensors detect objects as small as 0.4 mm and operate over distances up to 7 m. Brightness of laser spot emission facilitates setup and alignment, and 4-digit display aids in parameter setup and checking. Along with 1 ms response time, sensors feature 2 PNP or NPN outputs, scaleable 4-20 mA output, and...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensors detect labels or color marks on packaging.

Featuring 2 mm slot width, microprocessor-controlled SR21 Photoelectric Sensors have 12-bit resolution and 20 -µs response time, enabling throughput of up to 25,000 labels/sec. Equipped with optical feedback correction system, units can tolerate subtle vibration or movement, and can detect semi-transparent labels without slowing down line. Settings can be changed without stopping machine,...

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Controls & Controllers

Operator Touchscreens are optimized for luminescence.

Suited for applications requiring optimal clarity, 10.4 in. HG3F and 12.1 in. HG4F operator interface touchscreens exhibit respective brightness levels of 450 and 400 cd/m-². Units incorporate 8 MB memory, support for 100+ types of PLCs, and 10 BaseT Ethernet port. Software can be used to create programs that layout display screens, allowing for presentation of data from PLC. Touchscreens are UL...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

NEW 18mm Sensors From IDEC

solve even your most demanding mounting problems Sunnyvale, CA, Nov., 2007- IDEC Corporation has a new sensor line! DATASENSOR, headquartered in Bologna, Italy, is the largest manufacturer of 18mm tubular sensors in the world. This includes the most popular photoelectric sensor in the market, the S51 series. Now in conjunction with IDEC, these cost-effective 18mm sensors are available in the...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Emergency Stops feature safe break action.

With XN Series, maintenance technicians can install up to 20 personal padlocks, preventing unauthorized resetting of latched emergency stop switch. Units ensure NC contacts open when contact block is separated from operator. Safety Interlock Mechanism keeps contacts open when operator is locked, while Direct Opening Action ensures that even if contacts are welded, force applied on button will...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensor detects small objects up close.

Offering adjustable sensing ranges from 5-35 mm, Model SA1E can detect targets while ignoring background beyond defined cut-off range. Convergent-reflective sensor focuses emitter and receiver to exact point in front of sensor, making it suited for sensing objects with small profile, and at short distance. Measuring 19.5 x 10.8 x 31.5 mm, IP67-rated unit comes with 2 m cable or M8 connector, and...

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