Sensors & Vision
AutomationDirect offers extended range AC powered proximity sensors
January 8, 2018 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Jan. 7, 2018 – New V3 series AC powered inductive proximity sensors from AutomationDirect are available in 8, 12, 18 and 30 mm sizes.
Extended sensing distances for these new sensors range from 2 mm shielded and 4 mm unshielded for 8 mm sensors to 12 mm shielded and 18 mm unshielded for 30 mm sensors. These sensors operate on 20-250 VAC/VDC input voltage with N.O. and N.C. output options available. According to AutomationDirect, the sensors are short-circuit protected and have a yellow LED status indicator that is output energized. Axial cable and 1/2 in. micro AC quick-disconnect models are available and all sensors are IP67 protection rated. The sensors are cULus approved and are CE, RoHs and Reach Compliant.