Latest SX30 (N4) Prox Spot Light Offers Narrow Beam of Light

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SX30 (N4) Prox Spot Light from Smart Vision Light comes with 4-degree lens that produces lighting pattern of 200 mm at a working distance of 2 m. The light comes with an integrated constant-current driver with an option of PNP and NPN input. Available in multiple mounting options, unit features 5-pin M12 connector and 1–10 V DC analog control line. The ODSX30 (N4) produces two-and-a-half times of the light produced by SX30 (N4). The lights are offered in 30 mm barrel sensor housing with single 5 W LED.

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Smart Vision Lights Modifies Prox Spot Lights to Work at Long Distances

Smart Vision Lights introduces its newest prox spot light, the SX30 (N4), which is a modified version of the SX30. Designed with a very narrow beam of light, the SX30 (N4) works well over long distances.


Smart Vision Lights, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-brightness LED lights for industrial applications, introduces the SX30 (N4), a modified version of its SX30 Prox Spot Light. The SX30 (N4) is designed to work over long distances, thanks to its very narrow beam of light.

The SX30 (N4)’s 4-degree lens allows for a long, tightly focused beam of light, where a working distance of 2 meters produces a lighting pattern of 200 mm. An integrated constant-current driver enables the light to operate continuously or in on/off input mode, with the option for PNP and NPN input. The ODSX30 (N4) is the strobe-only OverDrive™ version of the light and generates two-and-a-half times as much light as the SX30 (N4).

The industry-standard 5-pin M12 connector makes for simple wiring since external wiring to a driver is unnecessary, and the 1–10 V DC analog control line gives the user total control over intensity. Available in multiple mounting options, the SX30-N4 works best for bright-field and projector applications.

Both the SX30 (N4) and the ODSX30 (N4) have a single 5 W LED in a small 30 mm barrel sensor housing. The housing is industry-standard threaded-barrel M30 x 1.5 style used for proximity and photoelectric sensors.

Standard wavelength colors for the SX30 (N4) and the ODSX30 (N4) are white, 470 nm blue, 505 nm cyan, 530 nm green, 625 nm red, and 850/940 nm IR. The lights are also available in Smart Vision Lights’ SWIR LEDs. Additional wavelengths are available upon request.

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About Smart Vision Lights 
Smart Vision Lights (Muskegon, Mich.) is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-brightness LED lights for industrial applications, including machine vision. Smart Vision Lights products come with universal internal current-control drivers, offering constant or strobed operation, reduced wiring requirements, and easy installation. Smart Vision Lights products are also the safest on the market thanks to the company’s in-house IEC 62741 light-testing laboratory, guaranteeing conformity and compliance for your lighting systems, regardless of where they are installed around the globe. Learn more at or by calling (231) 722-1199 in the U.S.

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