Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Level Sensors mount directly to standpipes.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Level Sensors mount directly to standpipes.

Suited for wide range of liquid level detection applications, FFDK 16 compact non-contact sensors are designed to be mounted onto transparent or half-transparent standpipes of 3-13 mm dia. They feature integrated electronics, require no adjustments to be made post-installation, and are made with PFI for chemical resistance. Optical version of FFDK 16 sensor features fibers that are arranged in...

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Photoelectric Sensor integrates background suppression.
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Photoelectric Sensor integrates background suppression.

Able to sense black objects up to 2 m away or white and grey objects at up to 2.5 m, PD112 can be fine-tuned to detect target at desired distance while ignoring reflective objects in close proximity. Support for NPN and PNP output is standard, and NO or NC output can be selected via dip switch. Also, 2 adjustable timers are provided for on/off delay, and users may select traditional industrial or...

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Inductive Proximity Sensors offer range of up to 15 mm.
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Inductive Proximity Sensors offer range of up to 15 mm.

Available in 12, 18, and 30 mm dia models with ranges of 5, 10, and 15 mm, respectively, X-Series Pile Driver(TM) Extended Range Inductive Sensors detect all metals and are suited for automotive manufacturing applications, enabling detection of irregularly shaped contours. Units feature SS housing as well as circuitry that allows restriction-free mounting and immunity to industrial noise and...

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Obstacle Detection Sensor offers accuracy to within 1 in.
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Obstacle Detection Sensor offers accuracy to within 1 in.

Designed to prevent backing accidents on commercial, off-road, lift truck, and construction vehicles, SenseStat(TM) SE simultaneously monitors 4 zones at rear of vehicle, indicating area closest to object. System can be mounted directly to vehicle, vertically or horizontally. Available in wired and wireless versions, SenseStat features LED display to indicate direction or location of obstacle,...

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Analog Photoelectric Sensors have 10-100 mm sensing range.
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Analog Photoelectric Sensors have 10-100 mm sensing range.

Measuring 30 x 30 x 15 mm, Series 3130 photoelectric analog sensors feature temperature stability between -25 and +55°C and sensing range independent of color or surface structure of object to be detected. Units feature bandwidth of 500 Hz, as well as voltage (0-5 V or 0-10 V) and current output (1-5 mA or 4-20 mA) in same device, providing flexibility. Fully potted units are equipped with...

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Photoelectric Sensors deliver consistent PCB detection.
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Photoelectric Sensors deliver consistent PCB detection.

Available with 30 or 50 mm detection ranges, ML8 Series PCB sensors provide reliable PCB detection regardless of holes, indentations, and components on circuit board, while delivering precise detection of board edges by customized light beam patterns. It is available in convergent mode with narrow sensing strip for optical performance, and background suppression mode with array of 2 or 3 light...

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Photoelectric Sensors offer optimal background suppression.
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Photoelectric Sensors offer optimal background suppression.

Sensor W15 uses custom ASIC that incorporates OES3 technology, which enables W15 to ignore stray background reflections, detect multi-colored/shiny objects, and exhibit immunity to ambient light. Also, flush mounting reduces setup time and prevents disruption of product flow. Multiple customization options are available, including cable cut to length, special connectivity, sensor pre-mounted to...

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Wilson-Hurd Now Offers Capacitive Touch Switches
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Wilson-Hurd Now Offers Capacitive Touch Switches

Wilson-Hurd is pleased to announce the addition of capacitive touch switches to its Electronic Control product line. This new switch offering operates by detecting the presence of a conductive object and measures any changes in capacitance. With no moving parts to wear down, capacitive touch switches offer extreme durability in even the toughest environments. Wilson-Hurd's capacitive touch switch...

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Photoelectric Sensor provides clear object detection.
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Photoelectric Sensor provides clear object detection.

Utilizing advanced optical design, WORLD-BEAM® QS30 Sensor detects clear, translucent or opaque targets including PET bottles and glass containers. Sensor offers 3 selectable thresholds and is configured using pushbutton or remote input line. Rated IP67 for harsh environments, sensor offers range of 100 mm to 2 m with 0.5 ms response rate. Automatic compensation algorithm compensates for...

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Low-Cost Photoelectric Sensors Offer Flexible Mounting Options
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Low-Cost Photoelectric Sensors Offer Flexible Mounting Options

Minneapolis, Minn., April 10, 2009 - SICK (www.sickusa.com), one of the world's leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, and automatic identification products for factory and logistics automation, today announced the launch of its Z Photoelectric Sensors, and the introduction of the next generation of ELF Photoelectric Sensors. These new, low-cost sensors will greatly...

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