Posts tagged as ifm electronic

A single sensor with three applications

  Ifm Electronic’s newly developed IFS240 series presents one sensor that can be used for three different applications: in factory automation, in applications with coolants and lubricants, or in mobile applications. Flexible, easy and fast setup of the sensors is via the M12 connection or via a 2 m PUR cable. Increased sensing ranges guarantee […]

Flexible photoelectric sensor with easy turn

  Reliable background suppression, colour-independent detection and easy switch point setting are said to be some of the features of the photoelectric PMDLine sensor OID200 from Ifm Electronic. It also detects shiny surfaces like stainless steel without difficulty. This sensor with photonic mixer device (PMD) technology combines the advantages of long ranges, reliable background suppression, […]

Safety light curtains and light grids

The safety light curtains and light grids from Ifm Electronic have been developed in accordance with current standards and certified by TÜV Süd. They meet the requirements type 2/SIL2 or type 4/SIL3, helping personnel to stay on the safe side, no matter what areas are to be protected. Versatile versions in a slim design are […]

Pressure sensors for pneumatic applications

The compact PQ Series pressure sensors from Ifm Electronic are designed for pneumatic applications such as robotics and material handling applications. They measure the full range of pressure and vacuum typical in these applications. The cube-shaped pneumatic pressure sensor easily retrofits traditional pressure switches at a fraction of the price. Measuring only 32 mm x […]

Touch-sensitive sensors for automotive applications

Ifm Electronic’s new capacitive touch sensors are designed for installation on walls in the automotive industry, and with their non-contact switching, no pressure is necessary. The sensors provide wear and tear-free operation and optical feedback is via LEDs in case of switching. The sensors are oil, impact and scratch resistant and they have an IP […]