CYLINDER SENSORS
Cylinder Position Sensor Magnetic Cylinder Switch GMR Sensor GMR Sensor
General indus­trial envi­ron­ment with expo­sure to shock, vibra­tion and require­ment for IP20, IP65, IP67 Environment with sani­tary require­ments and expo­sure to high pres­sure clean­ing with chemicals Environment with expo­sure to high temp­era­ture weld slag and phys­ical impact
  Hydraulic and pneumatic applications
Conveying
Assembly
Metalworking
Food Processing
Beverage
Dairy
Resistance Welding
MIG Welding
Shearing
Stamping
Cylinders
with T-Slot
Available Available Available
Cylinders
with C-Slot
Available    
Cylinders with
Dovetail Slot
Available Available Available
Smooth-body
Cylinders
Available Available Available
Tie-rod
Cylinders
Available Available Available
Integrated Profile
Cylinders
Available Available Available
ifm's magnetic cylinder sensors have significant advantages over traditional reed switch technology. Excellent repeatability and fast response times enable increased uptime. Unlimited number of switching cycles extends life-in-application.