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Color sensors

Your Benefits

  • Easy integration into existing machines – even in places where space is limited
  • Fast and easy setup saves time and costs
  • Broad spectrum of color tolerances enables more flexible use


The compact CSM is ideal for all applications where space is limited. It identifies, sorts or checks objects according to color. Teach-in of the color tolerance (precise, medium, and coarse) is easy. The CSM is characterized by its user-friendly operation and has a switching frequency of 1.5 kHz.

At a glance
  • One color can be saved
  • 12.5 mm sensing distance
  • Switching frequency 1.5 kHz
  • Color tolerance (precise, medium, coarse) can be set
  • Static object teach-in via control cable or control panel
  • Small housing

Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    Sensing distance12.5 mm 1)
    Light spot size1.5 mm x 6.5 mm
    Switching frequency1.5 kHz
    Response time500 µs 2)
    Output (channel)1 color
    AdjustmentStatic 1-point teach-in
    Connection typeMale connector
    • 1) From front edge of lens.
    • 2) Signal transit time with resistive load.
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