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Diffuse reflection sensor with background suppression


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  • Extremely small housing for use where space is restricted
  • Reliable detection of tiny objects
  • For applications in robotics, assembly and handling technology
  • Simple alignment due to visible red light
  • Ready for operation immediately thanks to fixed setting
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Technische Details
Product characteristics
Type of light red light
Housing rectangular
Dimensions [mm] 25.1 x 7.6 x 12.5
Function principle Diffuse reflection sensor
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...30 DC
Current consumption [mA] < 20
Protection class III
Reverse polarity protection yes
Type of light red light
Typ. lifetime [h] 75000
Reference temperature for service life [°C] 25
Electrical design PNP
Output function light-on mode
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 50
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 800
Short-circuit protection yes
Type of short-circuit protection pulsed
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Range [mm] 1...15; (white paper 200 x 200 mm 90 % remission)
Range adjustable no
Max. light spot diameter [mm] 2.5
Light spot dimensions refer to at maximum range
Background suppression available yes
Response times
Response time [s] < 0.6
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -20...50
Protection IP 67
Tests / approvals
EN 60947-5-2
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 15
Housing rectangular
Dimensions [mm] 25.1 x 7.6 x 12.5
Materials ABS
Lens material
Lens alignment side lens
Displays / operating elements
switching status 1 x LED, yellow
unsafe zone 1 x LED, yellow flashing light
Notes discontinued article
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection
Connection Cable: 0.2 m, PVC
Connection Connector: 1 x M8
ifm electronic gmbh • Friedrichstraße 1 • 45128 Essen — We reserve the right to make technical alterations without prior notice. — EN-GB — OH5018-00 — 12.06.2007 —