Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors

Inductive Proximity Sensors Are Used In Many Environments

Locon Sensor Systems offers a variety of inductive proximity sensors in several sizes, from 3mm to M30. Featuring cylindrical housings, these popular sensor switches are available in 3-wire DC, PNP and NPN versions, with cables or connectors, while some are also available in 2-wire models (for 20… 265 VAC, or 20… 320 VDC). Inductive proximity sensors are used for non-contact detection of...

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Proximity Sensors

Future Electronics Promotes VCNL4040 Series of Proximity and Ambient Light Sensors from Vishay

Pointe Claire, QuebecÂ- – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, promotes Vishay's VCNL4040 Series of proximity and ambient light sensors. The VCNL4040 Series integrates a proximity sensor (PS), ambient light sensor (ALS), and a high power IRED into one small package. It incorporates photodiodes, amplifiers, and analog to digital converting circuits...

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Photo Reflectors feature wavelength range of 468-950 nm.
Proximity Sensors

Photo Reflectors feature wavelength range of 468-950 nm.

Containing both emitter and photo detection functions within single 4 mm plastic package, High Reliability Photo Reflectors feature operational distance of 0.5–1.5 mm. Emitted light from sensor is reflected back to detector side as object enters sensing area. Offering optimal alignment and sensitivity, reflective switches areÂ- suited for edge sensing, line sensing, coin bill validation,...

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Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.
Proximity Sensors

Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.

ComprisingÂ- multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors, K50 Modbus Series enables flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Multicolor indicators come in standard dome, daylight visible, beacon (perimeter), and beacon (perimeter and center) with configurable flashing and strobe options. For error-proofing and...

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SMT Proximity/Ambient Light Sensor leverages Filtron(TM) technology.
Proximity Sensors

SMT Proximity/Ambient Light Sensor leverages Filtron(TM) technology.

Supplied in 4 x 2 x 1.1 mm package, VCNL4040 combines IR emitter, photo detectors for proximity and ambient light, signal processing IC, and 16-bit ADC. This 3-in-1 sensor features interrupt function, supports IÂ-²C bus communication interface, and simplifies window and sensor placement in consumer applications. Able to be assembled on main PCB, device can function at any depth or air gap...

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Proximity Sensors

Miniature Photoelectric Sensors are Ideal for Conveyor Systems

Often times, it's easy to forget how much technology simplifies our lives. This is not just true for individuals; it's true for businesses as well, as certain technologies and systems can simplify operations and make companies more efficient. Conveyor systems are a wonderful example of how technology can help companies become more productive, and help ease the burden of employees working...

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Proximity Sensors

Locon Sensor Systems Sells "Revolutionary" Products

Locon Sensor Systems is a proud distributor of Contrinex products, and the world will soon find out what we've always known: Contrinex is a reliable and innovative manufacturer of inductive, capacitive and photoelectric sensors used in a variety of applications. So how will the rest of the world find out? Well, we are pleased to share the news that Contrinex is a finalist for the Innovation...

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Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensors do not require reflectors.

Employing Class 2 laser, O5D Series integrates Time-of-Flight sensing principle and PMD technology for diffuse background suppression sensing ranges up to 2 m. All target colors are sensed at same range, and accuracy is not affected by reflective targets/backgrounds. Switch point, visible on numeric display, can be set via plus or minus pushbuttons. While O5D100 displays range in centimeters,...

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Capacitive Sensors feature electronic teaching function.

Combining non-contact sensing and solid-state circuitry for aggressive environments, KI Series is suitable for sensing non-metallic objects such as liquids, plastic, glass, wood, and paper. Capacitive proximity sensors feature 30 mm stainless steel housing, 2-pushbutton setup, M12 connector, and switchpoint teaching for level applications. Using adjustment, sensors suppress residues and particles...

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