Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors

Displacement Sensor Series is accurate to ±1%.

Utilizing receiver with color-independent, complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) technology, OD series detects surfaces with different reflectance for stable, linear measurement. Self-contained photoelectric sensor and measurement device lets users detect objects and determine their heights and offers continual process checks through digital display. With digital signal processing,...

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Valve Position Sensors operate in hazardous areas.
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Valve Position Sensors operate in hazardous areas.

Vprox(TM) 773 Sensors are 2-wire, ac/dc inductive proximity sensors with FM approval for Class 1, Division 2 hazardous location placement. They feature 316 stainless steel housing and offer NEMA 4, 4X, and 6 environmental ratings. Dual power and switching LEDs allow sensor-to-target adjustment without use of meter. Units have 5/8 in. thread that fits most standard valve brackets. Programmable NO...

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Photoelectric Sensors suit limited space applications.

Series OG 90 features right angle lens and 18 mm stainless steel housing that can be installed in as little as 28 mm of space. Sensors offer pre-set fixed sensing ranges and operate with visible red beam to facilitate sensing alignment during installation. They are available in thru-beam and polarized retro-reflective, as well as background suppression for applications where shiny metals or...

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Ultrasonic Proximity Sensor is offered in 18 mm barrel body.
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Ultrasonic Proximity Sensor is offered in 18 mm barrel body.

Virtu18(TM) features teach-in window capability and does not require downtime for sensor recalibration when colors, materials, or shapes change. Unit has VALOX® housing, operates on 12-24 Vdc, and provides sinking (NPN) or sourcing (PNP) output. Shielding and filtering make fully encapsulated sensor immune to radiated or conducted energy. With sensing ranges from 2-20 in., product has UL...

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Safety Edge Sensor has compact profile.
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Safety Edge Sensor has compact profile.

Measuring Â-½ in. wide and 5/16 in. high, TS-3 Micro Sensing Edge is resistant to water, oil, gasoline, hydraulic fluids, and coolants. With sensitivity of 3 lb, switching element is rated for 3 million operations at any point. Applications include pinch point protection, impact detection, and patient location on medical tables. It is also suitable for pressure-sensitive detection,...

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Laser Sensors detect parts down to 0.5 mm.
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Laser Sensors detect parts down to 0.5 mm.

Able to perform in difficult conditions, Series V18L features small visible light spot in 18 mm cylindrical housing. Through-beam Model VSE18L offers 60 m range. Reflex photoelectric sensor, Model V18L features 35 m range, while proximity Model VTE18L offers 400 or 250 mm range. Applications include assembly and handling technology, construction of machines, packaging industry, and conveyor...

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Sensors detect clear objects in conveyor applications.

Offered in front- and side-sensing versions, miniature OJ sensors include models with polarized retro-reflective sensing technology. When paired with 50 x 50 mm reflector, sensing range reaches 1.5 m. Sensors are PNP, Pico DC quick-disconnect units with microprocessor-based pushbutton adjustment that simplifies programming. Sensitivity is automatically calibrated by positioning sensor in front of...

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Proximity Sensor detects activity without contact.
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Proximity Sensor detects activity without contact.

Reed switch-actuated proximity sensor permits detection of open/close positions magnetically, without physical contact. Internal reed switch is turned on/off by change in magnetic field and requires no electrical power. Sensor is available in NO, NC, transfer, and latching contact forms. Suitable for factory automation and security applications, sensor is offered in materials for high temperature...

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Miniature Photoelectric Sensor is field-adjustable.
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Miniature Photoelectric Sensor is field-adjustable.

Series ML5 sensor has sensitivity adjustment potentiometer that customizes excess gain and beam characteristics to suit specific application needs. Sensor operates in diffused mode, retro-reflective mode, polarized retro-reflective mode, and thru-beam mode. Features include miniature housing measuring 26 x 12 x 24 mm, NPN and PNP outputs, switch allowing Light ON or Dark ON operations, and...

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Inductive Sensors offer non-contact sensing of metal objects.
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Inductive Sensors offer non-contact sensing of metal objects.

Q-Pak® Q18 Sensors feature one-piece rectangular housing with non-embeddable sensing range of 5 mm. PBT housing is rated NEMA 1, 3, 4, 6, 3, and IEC IP67, allowing sensors to operate in temperatures from -13 to +158°F. Three-wire DC, 10-30 Vdc units have integral circuitry that protects against short-circuit, overload, wire-break, and reverse polarity. They measure 18 x 18 x 29 mm and...

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