Wenglor EK96VD8 Through Beam Sensor

These through-beam sensors are best suited for use in industrial environments. Thanks to their large working range, the devices demonstrate excellent functional reliability in highly contaminated environments. The sensors can be checked for correct functioning via the test input.

Description

These through-beam sensors are best suited for use in industrial environments. Thanks to their large working range, the devices demonstrate excellent functional reliability in highly contaminated environments. The sensors can be checked for correct functioning via the test input.

Brand

Wenglor

Wenglor

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Features

  • Miniature design
  • Rugged design with full encapsulation

Applications

05 = Switching Distance Adjuster
01 = Switching Status Indicator

Specifications

Optical Data

Range 6,000 mm
Smallest Recognizable Part 1 mm
Switching Hysteresis  < 15 %
Light Source Red Light
Service Life (T = +25 °C) 100,000 h
Max. Ambient Light 10,000 Lux
Opening Angle 4 °

Electrical Data

Sensor Type Receiver
Supply Voltage 10 … 30 V DC
Current Consumption (Ub = 24 V) < 20 mA
Switching Frequency 500 Hz
Response Time 1 ms
Temperature Drift < 10 %
Temperature Range -25 … 60 °C
Switching Output Voltage Drop < 2.5 V
PNP Switching Output/Switching Current 100 mA
Residual Current Switching Output < 50 µA
Short Circuit and Overload Protection yes
Reverse Polarity Protection yes
Protection Class III

Mechanical Data

Setting Method Potentiometer
Housing Material Plastic
Full Encapsulation yes
Degree of Protection IP67
Connection M8 × 1; 3-pin

Output

PNP NC yes