Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors

Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor has all necessary circuitry.

In addition to supporting IÂ-²C bus communication interface, VCNL4000 combines IR emitter, photo-pin-diode, ambient light detector, signal processing IC, and 16-bit ADC in one package. It conserves power as proximity sensor for touchscreen locking and serves as ambient light function for display/keypad contrast control and dimming. The 16-bit effective resolution for proximity detection...

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Proximity Sensors

TAOS, Inc. Light Sensor Technology Leadership Recognized with 2010 TV Innovation Award

#1 Global Supplier of Digital Ambient Light Sensors to HDTV and Smartphone Markets Receives 2010 Award for Green Technology (Plano, TX) - Texas Advanced Optoelectronic Solutions®, Inc. (TAOS; www.taosinc.com) today announced that the company has received the prestigious 2010 TV Innovation Award for its digital ambient light sensors in the Green Technology category at the 2nd Annual TV...

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Photoelectric Sensors detect transparent and opaque objects.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensors detect transparent and opaque objects.

Featuring Clear Object Detection, GLV18 Series uses reflectors to detect transparent objects up to 2.5 m away or opaque objects up to 5 m away. Sensors can detect transparent objects to contrast as low as 18%, including objects as transparent as glass or clear film. Status LEDs, placed 180° apart on housing, indicate if signal strength is too low so corrective action can be taken. Featuring...

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Proximity Sensors

Driver Assistance System helps ensure safe lane changing.

Using ultrasonic sensors, Side View Assist blind-spot assistant is capable of registering objects 3 m to side and diagonally to rear of vehicle. If sensors detect vehicle, signal is checked for plausibility by system's electronics to prevent false alarms. System then warns driver optically, and if driver fails to react, it will provide acoustic warning. Working at speeds of 10-140 kph, Side View...

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Proximity/Light Sensor targets cell phone manufacturers.
Proximity Sensors

Proximity/Light Sensor targets cell phone manufacturers.

Combining functions of digital ambient light sensor with those of digital proximity sensor, Model SFH 7770 determines brightness, detects presence of object nearby, and can tell whether object is moving closer or further away. Sensitivity from 1 Â-µW/cm² to 10 mW/cm² allows unit to operate at distances up to 30 cm. With digital output, sensor supports high-speed I²C...

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AutomationDirect Adds Sensors for Food and Beverage Industry
Proximity Sensors

AutomationDirect Adds Sensors for Food and Beverage Industry

Cumming, GA --- AutomationDirect's new line of food and beverage sensor products includes AC and DC proximity and photoelectric sensors and quick-disconnect sensor cables. Compliant with the IP69K standard, the sensors withstand washdown conditions up to 212°F and are constructed of FDA certified materials. The PFM 12 mm and PFK 18mm proximity series are sensors with shielded or unshielded...

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LED Spectrolightmeter Recognized in IES Progress Report
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LED Spectrolightmeter Recognized in IES Progress Report

Gigahertz-Optik's BTS256-LED Spectrolightmeter will be formally recognized in the 2010 IES Progress Report at the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) of North America annual conference this November in Toronto, Canada. The IES Progress Committee certifies and recognizes the BTS256-LED as a unique, innovative and significant advancement to the art and science of lighting and a significant...

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Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensor targets packaging and bottling industries.

With sensing distance of 0.8 m, OsiSense XUBT1(TM) enables detection of transparent materials such as PET bottles, translucent wrapping film, and colored glass. Sensor operates in conjunction with reflector and installs with M12 connector or standard cable. Teach button optimizes detection parameters, while 3 LEDs on rear of sensor facilitate maintenance. Measuring 18 mm in diameter, sensor is...

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Stainless Steel Sensors withstand high-pressure washdown.
Proximity Sensors

Stainless Steel Sensors withstand high-pressure washdown.

Suitable for food and beverage industry, photoelectric Series 42CS and inductive Series 871TS feature IP69K enclosure ratings for washdown applications. PHOTOSWITCH 42CS Series offers smooth or threaded 18 mm 316L stainless steel housing with hard plastic lens and operating temperature of -25 to 85°C. Offered in 12 and 18 mm dia threaded cylindrical enclosure made of 316L stainless steel,...

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Photoelectric Sensor incorporates background suppression.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensor incorporates background suppression.

Pepperl+Fuchs GLV18 Series photoelectric background suppression sensor features mechanically adjustable sensing range cut-off that enables detection of all colors up to 120 mm away. Unit is able to detect b&w test objects to within 6% of same distance, and objects with changing print, color, or reflectivity are detected at consistent distances without need for readjustment or repositioning....

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