Proximity Sensors

Cylinder Proximity Sensors are dust-tight and water-resistant.
Proximity Sensors

Cylinder Proximity Sensors are dust-tight and water-resistant.

Available in reed or electronic versions, Series 9H consists of profile mounting type switches that fit in 4 x 4 mm square groove, which is designed into aluminum extrusion type linear actuators. Units are available with 9 ft PVC or 8 mm quick connect male pigtail. Operating from -10 to +70°C, sensors meet NEMA 6/IP67 specifications. Sensitivity and orientation is 40 gauss parallel for...

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Cylinder Proximity Sensors come in reed or electronic versions.
Proximity Sensors

Cylinder Proximity Sensors come in reed or electronic versions.

Able to sense position of pneumatic cylinders with magnetic pistons, Series 8D features all encapsulated design with metal over housing that protects internal components from harsh environments. Units have 9 ft PVC or 8 mm quick connect male pigtail and come in broad range of clamping styles for sensing round or tie rod type linear actuators. Operating from -10 to +70°C, sensors meet NEMA...

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Touch-Sensor Controller Chip replaces buttons on electronic devices.
Proximity Sensors

Touch-Sensor Controller Chip replaces buttons on electronic devices.

Model STM8T141 touch sensor controller chip that is designed for main power-on/off control or to trigger wake-up from battery-saving sleep modes. Drawing current as low as 11 Â-µA from battery, 3 x 2 x 0.6 mm, 8-pin unit monitors single touch-sensing electrode embedded on control panel or outer casing of device. It supports proximity sensing, for control without direct contact from user, and...

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Ring and Tube Inductive Sensors detect small metal objects.
Proximity Sensors

Ring and Tube Inductive Sensors detect small metal objects.

Ring sensors are Micro DC units with PNP or NPN outputs, NO/NC, and are available in diameters from 10.1-15.1 mm, while tube sensors offer NO outputs. Inductive proximity sensors detect small metal objects, such as rivets, screws, springs, and bolts, used in material flow applications such as feeder processes and parts counting. Steel balls with diameters down to 0.6 mm can be detected. Each...

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RoHS-Compliant Proximity Sensor takes precise measurements.
Proximity Sensors

RoHS-Compliant Proximity Sensor takes precise measurements.

With 10 KHz analog output and threshold-adjustable 3.3 KHz switched output, KD-2446 provides flexible solution for high-speed automated manufacturing and process control applications. It comes in Pb-free DIN package and performs with 0.008% FS resolution and 0.56% FS switch point hysteresis. Inductive eddy current technology ensures non-contact measurement, with equal performance for ferrous and...

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Light Section Sensors enhance applications via extended range.
Proximity Sensors

Light Section Sensors enhance applications via extended range.

Used to detect profile, dimensions, and presence, sensors have measurement range of up to 800 mm that broadens application fields. Line Profile Sensor, used whenever sizes and positions of stationary or moving objects are to be measured, offers additional encoder connection that permits creation of 3D data when scanning moving objects. Line Range Sensors perform proximity object detection along...

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Foreground Suppression Sensors detect reflective packages.
Proximity Sensors

Foreground Suppression Sensors detect reflective packages.

Housed in sealed, IP67-rated package, WORLD-BEAM QS18 Adjustable-Field Foreground Suppression Sensors detect objects regardless of color, reflectivity, surface irregularities, or background conditions. Units operate in diffuse mode, detecting light returned by background, but ignoring light returned by object. Available in 2 adjustable cutoff ranges of 15-40 mm and 30-200 mm, sensors are suited...

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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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