The W4S-3 family of photoelectric sensors offers best-in-class performance in a slim housing design. Universal use of the latest ASIC and PinPoint LED technologies provide maximum reliability in the detection of all objects, including transparent and shiny objects like blisters, e-cards and aluminum cans. Optical axes on the flat side enable simple, space-saving integration in the machine environment - even without separate mounting brackets.
At a glance
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