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AutomationDirect Adds Photoelectric Laser Distance Sensors

AutomationDirect has expanded its photoelectric sensor offering to include OPT series short and long range distance sensors. Available with either Class 1 or Class 2 laser options, the distance sensors are constructed with rectangular plastic housings and fitted with an M12 quick-disconnect. OPT short-range diffuse distance sensors utilize high-resolution CMOS line array technology, eliminating...

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SpotMe Warning System from TMHE is Awarded 2013 Innovation Award at Préventica Fair in France

SpotMe Warning System from TMHE is Awarded 2013 Innovation Award at PrÃ-©ventica Fair in France. The 2013 Innovation Award in Material Handling, Stacking and Lifting category has been awarded to Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) at the Préventica Fair in Lille, France. Hosted from 28th- 30th May, the fair focuses on the importance of security, health at work and risk prevention in...

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Hexagonal Fiber Units affords stable detection with built-in lens.

Allowing for stable detection by incorporating lens units, series E32-LT11N/E32-LD11N are standard fiber units with hexagonal shape that is designed to facilitate installation, promote reliability, and foster neat cable connections. Fiber unit integratesÂ- lens with 15° aperture angle, helping increase incident light level even if emission light level is same as before. Offering stable...

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Obstacle Detection System prevents trailer backing accidents.
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Obstacle Detection System prevents trailer backing accidents.

Made for drop and hook situations, SenseStat Wireless® Obstacle Detection Sensor System helps eliminate vehicle backing accidents on trailers pulled by different types of tractors. System automatically pairs switched trailer to monitor in tractor and provides backing safety information to drivers via audible alarm and visual display. When outfitted with system, vehicle becomes capable of...

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Photoelectric Sensors target high-volume installations.
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Photoelectric Sensors target high-volume installations.

Built with ASIC technology, S18-2Â- Diffuse-mode Sensors are resistant to fluorescent light and offer high level of crosstalk avoidance. Self-contained, DC-operated units feature visible red emitter beam that reaches up to 82 ft. Solid green LED indicates power is applied and sensor is ready, while green flashing specifies marginal sensing signal. Two bright yellow LEDs,...

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Photoelectric Sensor comes in 2 styles with multiple options.

Offered in diffuse with background suppression and polarized retro-reflective models, FW seriesÂ- includes DC models with round, all-metal housings featuring 30 mm mounting bases with M12 quick-disconnect. Diffuse models are available with NPN or PNP light-on outputs and fixed sensing distances up to 600 mm or adjustable sensing distances from 50–800 mm. Polarized models...

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Clear Label Sensor fits into tight spaces.
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Clear Label Sensor fits into tight spaces.

Addressing needs of packaging, printing, and labeling professionals, LRD3120 usesÂ- 14 x 18 x 24 mm, remote sensing head that fits in confined areas. Sensing head connects via cable to main sensor body, which houses electronics and provides for adjustment. M3 threaded holes on several surfaces of remote sensing head provide selection of mounting options, and...

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Robotic Collision Sensor suits small payloads.
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Robotic Collision Sensor suits small payloads.

Designed to absorb crash and reset itself, Model SR-48 virtually eliminates tool damage, downtime, and need for human intervention. In operation, sensor is adjusted to support typical loads experienced by robot arm in all directions: angular, compression, and torsional. Following crash, sensor uses precise locating components to reset within 0.001 in.Â- of original position. Three-wire PNP...

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Wireless Push Button Sensor uses bidirectional communication.
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Wireless Push Button Sensor uses bidirectional communication.

With SureCross® Wireless Q45 Push Button with confirmation light, operator can send digital signal with push of button and receive confirmation that signal has been received. Self-contained wireless radio network operates on 2-point, 6-point or multi-point system; noise immunity eliminates crosstalk, while network IDs allow multiple systems to co-exist. Utilizing frequency hopping signal...

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Optical Sensor is available in 1 in. housing.
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Optical Sensor is available in 1 in. housing.

Suited for systems with limited space, O300 Series exhibits insensitivity to ambient light, offers contactless teach-in method, and features completely sealed housing. Baumer Opto-ASIC provides color-independent object detection, and light beam is pre-aligned with mounting holes. While light sensor has background suppression, retro-reflective sensor works reliably, even with reflective surfaces,...

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