Detection of film tears in transparent materials

To ensure a reliable feed of packaging film, the material must be checked continuously to verify that it is still present. The bonded splicing point can become detached, particularly after a flying roll change. The compact UF fork sensor reliably detects a huge variety of films, irrespective of their optical characteristics.

  • Following product families can be used
    • Detection of transparent, opaque or printed labels
    • Unaffected by metallic foils and labels
    • Fast response time of 250 µs
    • Simple and accurate adjustment via teach-in button, or plus/minus buttons
    • Rugged, IP 65 aluminum housing