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T-slot cylinder sensor



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  • With suppression of extraneous fields for use in welding applications
  • Connector with non-stick coating
  • PTFE protective tube to prevent damage by weld splatter
  • Self-locking fixture for quick mounting and easy adjustment
  • Easy fit 'drop from the top' into a slot
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Technische Details
Operating principle suppression of extraneous fields
Application welding applications
Magnetic-field immune yes
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...30 DC
Current consumption [mA] < 10
Protection class III
Reverse polarity protection yes
Max. power-on delay time [ms] 300
Electrical design PNP
Output function normally open
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 2.5
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 100
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 9
Short-circuit protection yes
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Response sensitivity [mT] 2.8
Travel speed [m/s] < 0.25
Accuracy / deviations
Hysteresis [mm] < 1.5
Repeatability [mm] < 0.2
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...85
Protection IP 65; IP 67
Tests / approvals
EN 61000-4-2 ESD - CD / 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 10 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)
UL approval
UL Approval no. C003
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 16.6
Mounting flush mountable
Type of mounting fastening clamp with combined slot / hexagon socket, width across flats 1.5
Cylinder type T-slot cylinders
Dimensions [mm] 25 x 5 x 6.5
Materials housing: PA; fastening clamp: stainless steel; knurled nut: PTFE coated; protective tube: PTFE coated
Displays / operating elements
switching status 1 x LED, yellow
Electrical connection
Connection plug
Accessories (supplied)
rubber placeholder: 1
Cable clip: 1
operating voltage "supply class 2" according to cULus
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection - plug
Connection Cable: 0.3 m, PUR; protective tube
Connection Connector: 1 x M8; Locking: knurled nut, rotatable
ifm electronic gmbh • Friedrichstraße 1 • 45128 Essen — We reserve the right to make technical alterations without prior notice. — EN-GB — MK5215-01 — 11.03.2014 —