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Colour sensor


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  • Recognition, sorting and checking of objects based on their colour
  • Easy adjustment of the device function via teach
  • Reliable detection of colour shades
  • High switching frequency for fast processes
  • Extensive range of fixing components
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Technische Details
Product characteristics
Type of light red light; green light; blue light
Housing rectangular
Dimensions [mm] 56 x 18.2 x 46.8
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...36 DC
Current consumption [mA] 50; ((24 V))
Protection class II
Reverse polarity protection yes
Type of light red light; green light; blue light
Wave length [nm] 625; 525; 465
Electrical design PNP/NPN; (automatic load detection PNP/NPN)
Output function light-on/dark-on mode; (programmable)
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 2.5
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 200
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 2000
Notes on switching frequency
for tolerance step 5
Short-circuit protection yes
Type of short-circuit protection pulsed
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Range [mm] 15...19
Max. light spot width [mm] 2.5
Max. light spot height [mm] 6
Response times
Response time [s] < 0.3
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...60
Protection IP 67
Tests / approvals
EN 60947-5-2
MTTF [years] 491
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 82.5
Housing rectangular
Dimensions [mm] 56 x 18.2 x 46.8
Materials housing: PA; bezel: stainless steel; operator interface: TPU / PC
Lens material
front lens:PMMA
Lens alignment side lens
Displays / operating elements
switching status 1x LED, yellow
tolerance step 1x LED, green
Teach function yes
Electronic lock yes
operating voltage "supply class 2" according to cULus
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection
Connection Connector: 1 x M12
ifm electronic gmbh • Friedrichstraße 1 • 45128 Essen — We reserve the right to make technical alterations without prior notice. — EN-GB — O5C500-00 — 05.10.2010 —