Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors

Optical Sensor IC supports touchless motion detection.

Integrating photodiode for detecting visible light with photodiode for IR light detection, Model BH1771GLC enables proximity sensing from 1-10 cm and brightness from 0-65,000 lux. Monolithic optical sensor includes touchless motion detection function, whereby up to 3 IR LEDs are driven and phase difference of reflected light from each LED is detected to determine direction of movement of...

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Magnetically Actuated Proximity Switches are UL 508 listed.
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Magnetically Actuated Proximity Switches are UL 508 listed.

Made from Noryl® material, PRX-100 Series of corrosion and moisture resistant proximity switches are designed for applications in industrial washers, equipment automation, medical instruments, and safety interlocks. With no standby power requirements or moving parts, units can be used in security systems, household appliances, and door interlocks.

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Label Detection Sensors have response time of 100 µsec.
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Label Detection Sensors have response time of 100 µsec.

Designed to detect paper, foil, and variety of translucent adhesive labels on rolls, GLD3 Series label detection sensors are available with NPN and PNP outputs, and 3 mm sensing range. Slotted designed products are suited for use in web break detection, double sheet detection, splice detection, edge guiding and end-of-roll detection applications. They feature one-piece IP66 housing, and are...

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Ambient Light/Proximity Sensor measures 4.95 x 3 x 1.45 mm.
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Ambient Light/Proximity Sensor measures 4.95 x 3 x 1.45 mm.

Designed for use in mobile phones, APDS-9800 integrated sensor module has 4 chips: ambient light sensor IC; proximity sensor and signal conditioning IC; LED emitter; and detector. Offering both analog and digital output, RoHS compliant unit has supply voltage range of 2.4-3.6 V. Used to control display backlighting brightness, ambient light sensor has spectral response close to that of human eye...

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Photoelectric Sensor withstands wash down environments.
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Photoelectric Sensor withstands wash down environments.

Utilizing OES3 chip, W12-3 can ignore stray background reflections, detect multi-colored/shiny objects, and provide immunity to ambient light. Both non-programmable and potentiometer versions feature IP 69K-rated metal housing and can withstand harsh cleaning agents in food and beverage, packaging, and pharmaceutical environments. With 270° rotatable connection, sensor offers multiple...

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Compact Proximity Sensor measures 10 x 10 x 28 mm.
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Compact Proximity Sensor measures 10 x 10 x 28 mm.

Providing sensing distances of up to 5 mm, depending on mounting configuration, IP68-rated, Q10S sensor features active side face and detects all metals including aluminum, copper, and steel at same rated distance without requiring reinstallation. Integrated pre-damping function allows sensor to be directly mounted on metal or flush-mounted, with metal present on 4 sides. With intermediate metal...

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NSK Precision America Announces Availability of PNP Output Type Sensor on Linear Actuators
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NSK Precision America Announces Availability of PNP Output Type Sensor on Linear Actuators

Franklin, Indiana, August 25, 2009 - NSK Precision America has announced that it now offers two types of photo sensor kits for use with its MCM and MCH Monocarrier linear actuators. The expansion was made to increase the applicability of the company's product line across a broader array of applications. The variety of sensor types available for NSK's Monocarrier lines now includes PNP output...

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TURCK Q08 Proximity Sensors Feature Extended Sensing Range for all Metal Types
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TURCK Q08 Proximity Sensors Feature Extended Sensing Range for all Metal Types

Minneapolis, Minn. - July 23, 2009 - TURCK announces that the company's rugged Q08 uprox®+ (http://www.turck-usa.com/Products/Sensors/Inductive/Factor_1_Sensors/uprox_plus/index.htm) factor 1 sensor-designed to detect steel, stainless steel, copper, brass and aluminum at the same rated sensing distance-now offers an extended range of 8 mm. With no reduction factor, uprox+ factor 1 sensors...

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Tubular Photoelectric Sensors are washdown rated.
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Tubular Photoelectric Sensors are washdown rated.

Measuring 40 mm long, compact S15 series sensors mount in standard M18 size round holes and are available with choice of standard cable or pig-tail connection. They offer IP69K protection, withstand high temperature and high pressure washdowns, and also help prevent formation of bacteria when used with appropriate washdown methods. Series is available in polarized retro-reflective, through-beam,...

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Proximity Sensor suits mobile electronics applications.
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Proximity Sensor suits mobile electronics applications.

Operating from 2.4-3.6 V supply, RoHS-compliant APDS-9120 combines signal conditioning IC, emitter, and detector into one 4.4 x 4.4 x 1.1 mm SMT package that offers analog and digital output options. Ambient light cancellation circuit, operational up to 100K lux, helps prevent false triggering, while sensing capabilities are adjustable from 10 kHz to 1 MHz. Integration eliminates need for...

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