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M18 Photoelectric Sensors with a Wider Detection Angle and Shorter Blind Zone

Tue, 02/26/2013 - 4:43pm
PD&D Staff


Carlo Gavazzi (Buffalo Grove, IL) is announcing an addition to their latest generation of PA18 Series photoelectric sensors in the popular M18 housing. The PA18CAD WS Series features a wider detection angle and shorter blind zone. The PA18CAD WS Series sensors are designed for Material Handling and Packaging, Food & Beverage, HVAC, Packaging & Wrapping, Plastic & Rubber, Agriculture applications. Other product features include:

  • Sensing distance of up to 400mm.
  • Detection angle of ± 16°.
  • Blind zone 0 mm at 400mm sensing distance.
  • Power supply, 10 – 30 VDC.
  • Up to 100 mA DC load current.
  • Detecting frequency up to 500 imp/sec.
  • Yellow and Green LED indication for: Power, Signal, Output and Safe detection.
  • Linear sensing distance adjustment.
  • ECOLAB approval.
  • IP69K rating.
  • Laser etched cable (no labels to fall off).
  • Cable or M12 connector version.


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