Long range distance sensors

Precision distance measurement for natural objects – up to 70 m on white, 30 m on black

Your Benefits

  • High measuring accuracy ensures optimum process reliability, particularly in demanding applications
  • Red laser and alignment brackets (optional accessory) enable fast and cost-effective installation
  • Rugged metal housing and heated device variants ensure a high level of reliability in harsh ambient conditions
  • Integrated display with user-friendly menu navigation guarantees fast and cost-effective commissioning
  • Serial interfaces, analog and digital outputs, and optional accessories, such as a weather protection housing and lens hoods, ensure flexible application integration


Precision distance measurement for natural objects – up to 70 m on white, 30 m on black

The DS500/DT500 families of long range distance sensors are ideal for high-precision distance measurement without a reflector. A state-of-the-art optical module as well as cutting edge, proprietary electronic signal processing offer the highest measurement precision at ranges of up to 70 m.

At a glance
  • Sensing range of up to 30 m on black, 70 m on white
  • Very high measurement accuracy and repeatability
  • Heated variants for use in cold storage applications
  • Rugged housing (IP 65) made of high-strength aluminum alloy
  • Serial interfaces as well as analog and digital outputs
  • Display for plug and play commissioning


Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    Measuring range0.2 m ... 70 m, 90 % remission, 6 % remission
    Repeatability1 mm
    Accuracy± 3 mm
    TargetNatural objects
    Serial✔ , RS-422
    Output time150 ms ... 6,000 ms
    Ambient temperature operation–40 °C ... +75 °C, operation with cooling case, operation with heating
    Ambient storage temperature–25 °C ... +75 °C
All technical data can be found accompanying the individual product