Photoelectric sensors
H18 Sure Sense

The sure way to detect any object

Your Benefits

  • Solve the vast majority of a customer's applications with a single sensor family
  • Standardize mounting designs, accessories, set-up procedures and suppliers
  • Fast and simple alignment during installation
  • Continuous indication of signal strength
  • Reliably sense objects of varying colors and materials
  • Transparent object detection in tough environments with minimal need for additional cleaning
  • Reduce replacement costs and down time due to damages during installation or use


The sure way to detect any object

The H18 Sure Sense product family is designed to detect virtually any object in any environment. Whether objects are very simple or extremely complicated – for example, black, shiny, transparent, or multi-colored objects – the H18 Sure Sense can detect them with ease.

With its best-in-class performance and an extremely wide range of sensor options, switching outputs, and advanced functions, the H18 Sure Sense achieves unprecedented versatility in the field of object detection. Furthermore, the optical signal strength light bar makes installation and troubleshooting easier than ever before. All of this innovative technology is encased in a VISTAL™ housing which is 9 times stronger than conventional ABS housing.

At a glance
  • 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


Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    Dimensions (W x H x D)

    16.2 mm x 45.5 mm x 34.4 mm

    16.2 mm x 45.5 mm x 31.8 mm

    16.2 mm x 44.9 mm x 31.8 mm

    16.2 mm x 48.5 mm x 31.8 mm

    16.2 mm x 50.1 mm x 34.4 mm

    16.2 mm x 50.1 mm x 31.4 mm

    Light source

    PinPoint LED



    Type of lightVisible red light / Infrared light
    Enclosure ratingIP67, IP69K
    Housing materialPlastic
    AdjustmentPotentiometer / none
All technical data can be found accompanying the individual product