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Photoelectric sensors

SICK's vast range of photoelectric sensors offer precise optics and advanced technology, creating market-leading solutions with sensor intelligence. By using the latest SIRIC® and LED technologies, these sensors offer the highest level of operational reliability regardless of any interference factors. Additional sensor information can be used to simplify modern production processes.

This extensive range of photoelectric sensors is used in many automation applications around the world.

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Product family PowerProx
The new home of sensing range
  • Time-of-flight technology
  • Laser class 1, red and infrared light
  • Sensing range for object detection: 5 cm to 4 m
  • Switching frequencies of up to 1,000 Hz
  • Minimum distance between object and background: 6 mm
  • VISTAL™ housing
  • Up to 3 independently adjustable switching outputs or one analog output
  • IO-Link available as an option (distance value, 8 switching points, smart sensor functions)
Product family W12-3
Rugged metal housing provides exceptional performance in demanding applications
  • Best-in-class optical performance due to superior OES technology
  • Autocollimation with retro-reflective sensors
  • Background and foreground suppression with second emitter LED on proximity sensors
  • Highly visible, precise light spot and high-energy IR transmitters
  • Rugged die-cast zinc housing, optional with Teflon® coating
  • Mounting options with through holes, base blind holes, oblong through holes and dovetail
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family W4-3
Best-in-class sensing performance in a miniature housing
  • Best background suppression sensor in its class
  • Universal use of PinPoint technology in all variants
  • BGS proximity sensor with laser-like light spot for precise detection tasks
  • Reliable setting via 5-turn potentiometer, teach-in button, teach-in via cable or IO-Link
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family W26
Stars in object detection
  • Technologies: ClearSens, LineSpot, TwinEye with OptoFilter
  • BluePilot: Optical alignment aid, adjustment of the sensing range via Teach-Turn adjustment with optical sensing range indicator or via IO-Link
  • PinPoint LED: Light-intensive red sender LED
  • Smart Sensor: Enhanced Sensing, IO-Link, Diagnostics, Smart Tasks
Product family W16
The highflier in object detection
  • Technologies: ClearSens, LineSpot, TwinEye with OptoFilter
  • BluePilot: Optical alignment aid, adjustment of the sensing range via Teach-Turn adjustment with optical sensing range indicator or via IO-Link
  • PinPoint LED: Light-intensive red sender LED
  • Smart Sensor: Enhanced Sensing, IO-Link, Diagnostics, Smart Tasks
Product family SureSense
The sure way to detect any object
  • The most flexible and complete portfolio of hybrid sensors
  • New and intuitive light strip
  • Best background suppression in the sector
  • Detection of transparent objects with AutoAdapt technology
  • VISTAL housing
Product family W2SG-2
Powerful clear material detection in an ultra-compact housing
  • Extremely high sensor size to sensing distance ratio
  • High switching point accuracy
  • Teach-in functions enable reliable settings
  • Automatic switching threshold adaption
  • Single-lens autocollimation for visibility through apertures and drill holes
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and display thanks to IO-Link
Product family W4S-3 Inox Hygiene
Highest reliability, maximum resistance and endless possibilities
  • Smooth stainless steel housing (316L/1.4404)
  • Hygienic mounting using M12-adapter thread or D12-adapter shaft
  • IP 66, IP 67, IP 68 and IP 69K enclosure rating and Ecolab certified
  • Resistant to a variety of common cleaning and disinfection agents
  • Highly visible laser-like light spot due to PinPoint LED
  • Teach-in via stainless steel pushbutton with a metal membrane
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family W4S-3
Photoelectric sensor family with best-in-class performance
  • Best background suppression sensor in its class
  • Universal use of PinPoint LED technology in all models
  • BGS proximity sensor with laser-like light spot for precise detection tasks
  • Reliable setting via 5-turn potentiometer, teach-in pushbutton, teach-in via cable or IO-Link
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family W2S-2
Incredibly small, yet powerful
  • 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
Product family W9-3
Performance inside VISTAL® housing
  • High-performance sensor in ultra-rugged VISTAL housing
  • PinPoint LED for highly visible and precise light spot
  • Two emitter LEDs for best-in-class background suppression
  • Variable mounting with M3 or M4 hole pattern
  • Wide range of connection options
Product family W4S-3 Inox
Highest reliability, maximum resistance and endless possibilities
  • WashDown rated for fluid tightness (IP 66, IP 67, IP 68 and IP 69K) and Ecolab certified
  • Tough stainless steel housing (316L/1.4404)
  • Resistant to a variety of common cleaning and disinfection agents
  • Highly visible laser-like light spot due to PinPoint LED
  • Teach-in via stainless steel pushbutton with a metal membrane
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family V18 Laser
Low-cost cylindrical M18 Laser photoelectric sensor
  • Laser emitter LED enclosed in a cylindrical M18 housing
  • Laser class 1
  • Fast response time
  • Straight or right-angle housing
  • Durable metal housing
  • IP 67
  • Small visible light spot to detect small objects
Product family W12G
High-performance detection of transparent objects in metal housing
  • Rugged die-cast zinc housing with optional Teflon® coating
  • Reliable detection of transparent objects
  • Precise autocollimation optics
  • Robust sensors for industrial use
  • Precise PinPoint LED
  • Dovetail mounting – mounting holes and oblong holes
  • Highly visible status LEDs
  • Flexible sensor settings, monitoring, advanced diagnostics, and visualization thanks to IO-Link
Product family V180-2
Lowest-cost cylindrical photoelectric sensor on the market!
  • Low-cost M18 housing sensor on the market
  • Long sensing distances: 100 mm, 400 mm, 800 mm (proximity sensor), 300 mm (proximity sensor with BGS), 6 m (retro-reflective sensor) and 20 m (through-beam sensor)
  • Bright power and signal LEDs with 360° visibility
  • Wide product portfolio solves a broad range of applications
  • High switching frequencies up to 1000 Hz
  • Available in a metal housing for applications in harsh environments
  • Optical axis selectively axial or radial (90°)
Product family MultiPac
MultiPac - for extreme detection
  • Two redundant receiver arrays from SICK
  • The newest SICK chip technology
  • Intense, visible red HighPower LED
  • Sensing distance up to 500 mm
  • Fast and precise commissioning thanks to the highly visible light spot
Product family MultiLine
Two is better than one
  • Two logical and intelligently linked sensors with background suppression in one miniature housing offer the highest ruggedness for object detection
  • Consistent, reliable detection of structured and perforated objects such as PCBs
  • Consistent, reliable detection of reflective and irregular objects such as coffee packs and soup sachets
  • Effective operating range from 40 mm to 120 mm
  • Simple adjustment via teach-in button
Product family W9L-3
Spot-on laser precision inside rugged VISTAL® housing
  • Tough VISTAL™ housing
  • Precise laser light spot
  • Photoelectric proximity sensor in laser classes 1 and 2
  • Photoelectric retro-reflective sensor with autocollimation optics and polarizing filter, models available for clear material detection
  • Through-beam photoelectric sensors with sensing ranges of up to 60 m
  • SIRIC technology
  • Connections: M8 and M12 plugs, cable as well as cable with plug
  • M3 and M4 hole pattern
Product family ZoneControl
Zero pressure accumulation made easy
  • Three mounting types: mounting between the rollers (R/IR), mounting on the side frame (ZLM), or mounting above the belt (WLR)
  • Three types of logic: single feed, single feed with sleep function, block (slug) feed
  • Up to 50 ZoneControl solutions can be connected in series.
  • Fully animated simulation to ease selection and implementation
  • Standard cut lengths of 1 m (3 ft) or 2 m (6 ft)

Product family W4SLG-3H
Detects all objects in the harshest of environments
  • Stainless steel housing in hygiene design
  • Precise laser light spot, laser class 1, no blind zone
  • Latest SICK proprietary ASIC and laser technologies for outstanding background suppression and ambient light immunity
  • ECOLAB-certified, tested for IP66, IP67, IP68, and IP69K
  • Teach-in button to switch between detection of transparent and tiny non-transparent objects
  • IO-Link (optional)
Product family G6 Inox
Small, strong, rugged - the ideal sensor for washdown applications
  • Housing made of stainless steel 1.4404 (316L), mounting holes with M3 thread
  • Red light and infra-red LED versions
  • Adjustable light/dark switching via cable connection
  • Coated front screen for higher resistance to scratching
  • IP69K enclosure rating
  • Meets Ecolab tests requirements
Product family GR18 Inox
Round, strong, rugged – M18 stainless steel sensor for wash-down applications
  • High mechanical ruggedness due to stainless-steel housing 1.4404 /316L
  • Ecolab-certified - resistant to acidic and alkaline cleaning and disinfecting agents
  • IP67, IP68 and IP69K enclosure rating – for washdown applications
  • M18 thread
  • M12 male connector and 2 m cable variants
Product family W12-2 Laser
High-performance photoelectric sensor family with laser optics
  • Best-in-class retro-reflective laser performance in a metal housing
  • Teflon® coating available
  • Precise autocollimation optics
  • Adjustable focus on retro-reflective sensors
  • High switching frequency of 2.5 kHz
  • Connection via cable or rotatable connector
  • Mounting options with through holes, blind holes, oblong holes and dovetail
  • Laser protection class 1 or 2
Product family W4SLG-3V
Detects all objects in the harshest of environments
  • Precise laser light spot, laser class 1, no blind spots
  • Stainless steel housing with washdown design
  • Latest SICK proprietary ASIC and laser technologies for very good background suppression and ambient light immunity
  • ECOLAB certified, tested to IP66, IP67, IP68 and IP69K enclosure rating
  • Teach-in pushbutton can be switched between detection of transparent and tiny non-transparent objects
  • IO-Link (optional)

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