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Inductive sensor

IFC243

IFK3002-BPKG/M/US-104-DPS

Inductive sensor

IFC243

IFK3002-BPKG/M/US-104-DPS

  • For use in machine tools and metalworking
  • Resistant to oils and coolants
  • Robust metal housing for use in harsh industrial environments
  • Clearly visible indication of the switching status
  • Permanently legible laser type label
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Technical details
Product characteristics
Electrical design PNP
Output function normally open
Sensing range [mm] 2
Housing Threaded type
Dimensions [mm] M12 x 1 / L = 60
Application
System gold-plated contacts
Application Oils and coolants
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...36 DC
Current consumption [mA] < 10
Protection class II
Reverse polarity protection yes
Outputs
Electrical design PNP
Output function normally open
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 2.5
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 200
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 700
Short-circuit protection yes
Type of short-circuit protection yes (non-latching)
Overload protection yes
Monitoring range
Sensing range [mm] 2
Real sensing range Sr [mm] 2 ± 10 %
Operating distance [mm] 0...1.6
Accuracy / deviations
Correction factor steel: 1 / stainless steel: 0.7 / brass: 0.5 / aluminum: 0.5 / copper: 0.4
Hysteresis [% of Sr] 1...20
Switch-point drift [% of Sr] -10...10
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...70
Protection IP 68; ("Coolant")
Tests / approvals
EMC
EN 61000-4-2 ESD 4 kV CD / 8 kV AD
EN 61000-4-3 HF radiated 10 V/m
EN 61000-4-4 Burst 2 kV
EN 61000-4-5 Surge 0,5 kV
EN 61000-4-6 HF conducted 10 V
EN 55011 class B
MTTF [years] 1835
UL approval
Ta 0...40 °C
Enclosure type Type 1
voltage supply Hazardous voltage
File number UL E174191
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 27.5
Housing Threaded type
Mounting flush mountable
Dimensions [mm] M12 x 1 / L = 60
Thread designation M12 x 1
Material brass white bronze coated; sensing face: LCP uncolored
Displays / operating elements
Display
Switching status 4 x 90° LED, yellow
Accessories
Items supplied
lock nuts: 2
Remarks
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection - plug
Connection Connector: 1 x M12; Contacts: gold-plated
ifm efector, inc. • 1100 Atwater Drive • Malvern • PA 19355 — We reserve the right to make technical alterations without prior notice. — EN-US — IFC243-00 — 01.04.2004 —