Inductive proximity sensors

Your Benefits

  • Easy integration in space-critical applications
  • Reliable detection of fast handling and mounting processes
  • Quick and easy mounting
  • Thin housing provides a high degree of design freedom


With slim dimensions of just 5 mm x 5 mm or 8 mm x 8 mm, the IQY sensors offer up to 4 mm in sensing range, thereby providing the best performance while taking up the least possible space. Integration into linear units or confined installation spaces is no problem. State-of-the-art SICK-ASIC technology, innovative hotmelt molding and an output state display that is visible from all angles makes a simple solution for modern handling and automation tasks, ensuring the highest levels of production reliability. No matter whether in VISTAL® or metal housing, the sensors of the IQV product family rise to every challenge with ease.

At a glance
  • Types: 5 mm x 5 mm x 25 mm or 8 mm x 8 mm x 40 mm
  • Extended sensing ranges: 0.8 mm to 4 mm
  • Electrical configuration: DC 3-wire
  • Enclosure rating: IP 67 or IP 68
  • Temperature range: –25 °C to +75 °C
  • Tough VISTAL™ housing
  • Thin version with 270° output state display


Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview


    8 mm x 40 mm x 8 mm

    5 mm x 25 mm x 5 mm

    Sensing range Sn0.8 mm ... 4 mm
    Housing materialPlastic / brass
    Enclosure ratingIP67 / IP68 / IP67
All technical data can be found accompanying the individual product