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  • For applications in hazardous areas
  • Long sensing range for use in conveying
  • Robust housing for use in harsh industrial environments
  • Five positions of the sensing face selectable
  • Complementary output function NO/NC
  • ce

Technische Details
Product characteristics
Electrical design PNP
Output function complementary
Sensing range [mm] 40
Housing rectangular
Dimensions [mm] 40 x 40 x 54
Special feature Gold-plated contacts
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...30 DC
Current consumption [mA] < 15
Protection class III
Reverse polarity protection yes
Electrical design PNP
Output function complementary
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 2.5
Max. leakage current [mA] 0.5
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 200
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 60
Short-circuit proof yes
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Sensing range [mm] 40
Real sensing range Sr [mm] 40 ± 10 %
Operating distance [mm] 0...32.4
Accuracy / deviations
Correction factor steel: 1 / stainless steel: 0.7 / brass: 0.4 / aluminium: 0.3 / copper: 0.2
Hysteresis [% of Sr] 1...20
Switch point drift [% of Sr] -10...10
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -20...60
Protection IP 65; IP 67
Tests / approvals
ATEX marking II 3D Ex tc IIIC T95°C Dc X
II 3G Ex nA IIC T4 Gc X
EN 60947-5-2
MTTF [years] 1259
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 175
Housing rectangular
Mounting non-flush mountable
Dimensions [mm] 40 x 40 x 54
Materials PC; PA; TPE
Displays / operating elements
switching status 1 x LED, yellow
Recommendation: Check the safe functioning of the unit after a short circuit.
5 positions of the active zone possible
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection - plug
Connection Connector: 1 x M12; Contacts: gold-plated
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