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Capacitive sensor

KG8500

KGE2008FRKG/NI/US100IRF

Capacitive sensor

KG8500

KGE2008FRKG/NI/US100IRF

  • Easy setting of the sensing range via potentiometer
  • Output function normally open / normally closed programmable
  • Clearly visible indication of the switching status
  • Two-wire technology
  • With connector that can be rotated by 90°
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Technical details
Product characteristics
Electrical design PNP/NPN
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Sensing range [mm] 2.5...8
Housing threaded type
Dimensions [mm] M18 x 1
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...55 DC
Protection class II
Reverse polarity protection yes
Outputs
Electrical design PNP/NPN
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 4.6
Minimum load current [mA] 4
Max. leakage current [mA] 0.6
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 400
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 50
Short-circuit proof yes
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Sensing range [mm] 2.5...8
Sensing range adjustable yes
Factory setting sensing range [mm] 8
Real sensing range Sr [mm] 8 ± 10 %
Operating distance [mm] 0...6.5
Accuracy / deviations
Correction factor glass: 0.4 / water: 1 / ceramics: 0.2 / PVC: 0.2
Hysteresis [% of Sr] 1...15
Switch point drift [% of Sr] -15...15
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...80
Protection IP 65
Tests / approvals
EMC
EN 60947-5-2
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 81.647
Housing threaded type
Mounting non-flush mountable
Dimensions [mm] M18 x 1
Thread designation M18 x 1
Materials PBT; end cap: PC
Displays / operating elements
Display
switching status 1 x LED, yellow
Accessories
Items supplied
lock nuts: 2
screwdriver: 1
Remarks
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection - plug
Connector: 1 x M12
ifm electronic gmbh • Friedrichstraße 1 • 45128 Essen — We reserve the right to make technical alterations without prior notice. — EN-GB — KG8500-00 — 30.08.2007 —