Proximity Sensors

Optical Forked Photoelectric Sensors provide label detection.
Proximity Sensors

Optical Forked Photoelectric Sensors provide label detection.

Featuring 3 mm fork width, Models GS 61 and GS 63 are designed for detection of non-transparent labels. Model GS 61 offers removable operating head and sensitivity adjustment via teach-in function or multi-turn potentiometer. Encased in metal housing, Model GS 63 resists corrosion and has 60 mm mouth depth for accurate detection of wide labels. Auto Level Control enables sensors to automatically...

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Balluff Introduces New Solutions to Improve Production and Label Quality for Print and Apply Machines
Proximity Sensors

Balluff Introduces New Solutions to Improve Production and Label Quality for Print and Apply Machines

Balluff now has complete solutions that will improve production and label quality by simply adding sensors to the Print and Apply process. Utilizing proven sensing technologies such as photoelectric sensors, cylinder position sensors, vision sensors, and encoders, these solutions, when installed on print and apply machines, will: o Anticipate roll change-outs to improve run time o Increase...

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Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensor Kits enhance automation, robotics applications.

Engineered for seamless, low-profile installation into any 8 mm wide t-slot, T-Slot Sensor Kits provide inductive proximity sensors designed for precise position detection. Installation is accomplished with t-nut capture and screw that provides secure fit while allowing for adjustability. Attached cord, which relays limit, position, or output signaling information back to control system, can be...

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Photoelectric Sensor detects transparent targets at high speeds.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensor detects transparent targets at high speeds.

Supplied in IP67 housing, FRDK 14 emits LED light to reflector to detect presence, placement/orientation, or size of transparent object. It can safely detect glass, PET, and transparent packaging in response times as short as 0.1 ms. In addition to featuring teach-in button that facilitates programming, retro-reflective unit offers functionality which makes reprogramming possible in 20 ms....

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Photoelectric Sensors suit industrial automation applications.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensors suit industrial automation applications.

Measuring 20 x 15 x 9 mm, O7 Series includes diffuse sensors with background suppression that are available with 30, 50, or 100 mm ranges; polarized retro-reflective models with 1 m range; and thru-beam pairs with 1.5 m range. Units include pre-wired cable with M8 Pico connector. Short circuit and overload protected, sensors are suitable for detection of small objects in part feeding, robotics,...

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Digital Ambient Light Sensors operate behind darkened glass.
Proximity Sensors

Digital Ambient Light Sensors operate behind darkened glass.

Providing both ambient light sensing and proximity detection in single device, TSL2771 Series is suited for touch screen smart phones, laptops, and desktop computers. Units incorporate IR LED current-limited driver, ADC, interrupt capability, and multiple I2C interface voltage options. Dual-photodiode architecture allows sensor system to compensate for IR component. When combined with ability to...

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Capacitive Proximity Switch is used for level sensing.
Proximity Sensors

Capacitive Proximity Switch is used for level sensing.

Intended for use with clean liquids and dry bulk solid materials, Model CPH measures 30 mm dia x 80 mm long and incorporates level control, level detection, and level monitoring capabilities. Two-wire ac proximity switch version, operating from 20-250 Vac, switches loads as high as 300 mA and has built-in ESD protection. Capable of interfacing with range of PLCs, 4-wire dc proximity switch...

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Photoelectric Sensors are offered in block style models.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensors are offered in block style models.

Featuring diffuse, retro-reflective, and thru-beam sensing modes, BOS 23K family of photoelectric block sensors deliver long sensing ranges and are suited for use in material handling and conveying applications. They feature visible red light for alignment, impact-resistant ABS housing with rotating connector, and LED status indicators viewable from all sides. Including background suppression...

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Light Grids have compact, out-of-the-way design.
Proximity Sensors

Light Grids have compact, out-of-the-way design.

With 8 mm of space for optics, SLG series can be hidden inside machines, frames, doors, and other places where space and aesthetics are desired when detecting objects as they move through specific area. Non-safety, through-beam light grids are available in SGS, SAS, and SPL versions respectively suited for large area, smaller area, and pick-to-light applications. Sensor can be configured and...

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Capacitive Proximity Switch operates with AC and DC loads.
Proximity Sensors

Capacitive Proximity Switch operates with AC and DC loads.

Measuring 30 mm dia x 80 mm deep, Model CHP is suited for clean liquids and dry bulk materials. Two-wire AC unit operates from 20-250 Vac and switches loads as high as 30 mA. Switch comes with built-in ESD protection and operates over temperature range of -25 to +70°C. Capable of switching 10-30 Vdc, 4-wire model interfaces with variety of PLCs and comes in either NPN or PNP style with both...

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