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  • Easy parameter setting via IO-Link
  • Output function normally open / normally closed programmable
  • Automatic detection of the output load PNP/NPN
  • Easy adjustment to the empty and full state via pushbutton or IO-Link
  • Resistant to electrostatic discharge
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Technische Details
Product characteristics
Electrical design PNP/NPN; (automatic load detection PNP/NPN)
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Sensing range [mm] 20
Communication interface IO-Link
Housing threaded type
Dimensions [mm] M30 x 1.5 / L = 90
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...36 DC
Current consumption [mA] < 20
Protection class II
Reverse polarity protection yes
Electrical design PNP/NPN; (automatic load detection PNP/NPN)
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 2.5
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 200
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 10
Short-circuit proof yes
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Sensing range [mm] 20
Accuracy / deviations
Hysteresis [% of Sr] 1...15
Switch point drift [% of Sr] -20...20
Communication interface IO-Link
Transmission type COM1 (4,8 kBaud)
IO-Link revision 1.1
SDCI standard IEC 61131-9 CDV
Profiles Smart Sensor
SIO mode yes
Min. process cycle time [ms] 101
Supported DeviceIDs
Type of operation DeviceID
Default 388
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...80
Note on ambient temperature
temperature of the sensing face: -25...110 °C
Protection IP 65; IP 67
Tests / approvals
EN 61000-4-2 ESD 8 kV AD
EN 61000-4-3 HF radiated 10 V/m
EN 61000-4-4 Burst 2 kV
EN 61000-4-6 HF conducted 3 V
EN 55011 class B
Vibration resistance
EN 60068-2-6 Fc (10...55 Hz) / 1 mm amplitude, oscillation period 5 min., 30 min. per axis at resonance or 55 Hz
Shock resistance
EN 60068-2-27 Ea 30 g 6 shocks / 11 ms half-sine (x, y, z)
MTTF [years] 569
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 88.2
Housing threaded type
Mounting non-flush mountable
Dimensions [mm] M30 x 1.5 / L = 90
Thread designation M30 x 1.5
Materials housing: PBT; plug: PC; pushbuttons: TPE-U
Displays / operating elements
switching status 1 x LED, yellow
Teach function yes
Electronic lock yes
Accessories (supplied)
lock nuts: 2
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 — KI5082-01 — 25.10.2013 —