Edge detection on glass substrates or thinfilm solar modules

The low-profile W2S-2 photoelectric proximity sensor fits perfectly as gripper arms become thinner. Bulky cameras are not required and the sensing takes place close to the product. Result? Lower operating costs.

  • Following product families can be used
    • Sensor with background suppression and without any significant black/white shift
    • PinPoint 2.0 LED with extended sensing distances and high operating reserves
    • A variety of application possibilities thanks to clearly-defined laser-like or line-shaped light spots
    • Detection of highly-transparent and reflective objects using sensors with V-optics
    • Photoelectric retro-reflective sensor with autocollimation and a clearly visible light spot
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Working together as equals

Thanks to sensors from SICK, robots perceive more precisely. For all challenges in the field of robotics: Robot Vision, Safe Robotics, End-of-Arm Tooling, and Position Feedback.
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