Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensor enables no-touch interface navigation.

Addressing industrial design and usability challenges, proximity sensing solution detects user presence to activate functions such as LED illumination for discoverable button locations or waking devices from power-saving mode. Applications include LCD monitors, LCD TVs, digital photo frames, and remote controls. Proximity sensing can also help users find and operate remote in dark or dimly lit...

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Photoelectric Sensors provide 250 µs response time.

With 20 x 12 mm profile and 12-24 Vdc input power, E Series offers sensing distance of 500 mm and provides NPN or PNP output for connection to PC, PLC, and relay input devices. Red LED light source provides visible beam spot and optimizes sensor alignment. Measuring 3.5 mm thick, front-sensing styles offer thrubeam mode with 0.1 mm repeat accuracy, plus diffuse and convergent modes with 0.05 mm...

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Inductive Proximity Sensors have ultra-short design.

With stainless steel bodies, protection rating of IP67, and nominal 1.5 mm sensing range, SuperShorty® sensors can be installed into cramped places. Offered in 6.5 mm smooth and M08 threaded housings, pre-wired cable models come in 10 and 6 mm long versions, while connectorized models are 18 mm long. Sensing electronics are fully integrated into miniature housings, and sensors have current...

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Door Activation Sensor offer programmable operation.
Proximity Sensors

Door Activation Sensor offer programmable operation.

Employing swiveling optics to optimize threshold coverage, FLT-D triggers opening of automatic sliding doors when it detects approaching people and objects. Programming options include sensing area size, sensitivity to targets, synchronization to other FLT-D units, and frequency of automatic teaches. Able to monitor up to 20 sensing field segments by IR array, this IR photoelectric sensor learns...

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Digital Ambient Light Photo Sensor has miniature packaging.

Designed to approximate spectral response curve of human eye, RoHS-compliant APDS-9300 is supplied in 2.60 x 2.20 x 0.55 mm chipLED package and provides precise illumination measurement over range of lighting conditions. It incorporates digital IÂ-²C interface and user-programmable interrupt function, both of which promote integration. Other features include programmable analog gain and...

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Proximity Sensors feature linearized output.
Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors feature linearized output.

Suited for industrial measuring applications, non-contact AlphaProx inductive sensors detect metallic objects at ranges up to 16 mm. Units can detect changes in position, distance, thickness, weight, or pressure. Teach-in function allows user to adjust measuring range and select direction of output slope. Offering resolution of 10 microns, sensors can switch between analog and digital output....

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SMT Proximity Sensors increase mobile device battery life.
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SMT Proximity Sensors increase mobile device battery life.

Drawing 50 Â-µA, SFH7740 and SFH7741 use distance measurement to detect mobile device operating status without physical contact to sensor itself. Technology allows for automatic shut-off of displays and keypads when no longer needed, promoting energy efficiency, as well as volume adjustment. Measuring 3.7 x 3.7 x 1.0 mm, SFH7740 with optical touch switch reacts to distances from 0.5-4.0 mm....

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ifm efector Introduces the efector-v Value Series Product Line, Sensors and Cordsets for Factory Automation

EXTON, PA - ifm efector inc., a manufacturer of inductive and optical sensors, introduces a new line of sensors and cordsets designed and priced for factory automation applications. The efector-v Value Series product line includes inductive sensors, photoelectric sensors and cordsets. These products are designed, tested and produced to deliver high performance and value. Starting at $39.00, the...

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Fiber Optic Array Sensor detects small components.

With beam spread of 28 mm that detects objects in any position across area of light transmission, LFP-1011-020 solves problem of capturing, counting, and controlling small components produced by high-speed manufacturing machinery. Use with 5 kHz amplifier optimizes small component detection, while use of blue-light emitting amplifier enables detection of small black rubber components. Each...

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