Long range distance sensors

Standard sensor for measurement distances up to 220 m

Your Benefits

  • Fast measurement cycles offer optimized integration into control loops for increased productivity
  • Red laser light as well as adjustable mounting brackets (optional accessory) enable fast and easy alignment, ensuring on-time and cost-effective installation
  • Multi-point self checks provide maintenance and replacement warnings increasing overall machine availability
  • A tough metal housing as well as heating and cooling accessories ensure reliability in rough ambient conditions
  • User-friendly display with easy-to-use menu along with external PC/PLC programming offers fast and cost-efficient setup
  • Multiple serial interfaces provide high-speed position output to the controller and high flexibility in application integration
  • Integrated speed monitoring offers additional information for increased process reliability


Standard sensor for measurement distances up to 220 m

The DME4000 is a reflector-based distance sensor supporting sensing ranges of up to 220 m. Highly dynamic and precise measurement, multi-functional switching outputs, and inputs for standby, preset, maintenance, and other system functions are some of the key features this sensor offers.

At a glance
  • Measuring range 0.15 m ... 50 m / 0.15 m ... 130 m / 0.15 m ... 220 m
  • Short positioning operations thanks to very fast measuring cells
  • Very high accuracy and reproducibility
  • Easy commissioning: illuminated LC display with diagnostics information
  • Easy mounting and alignment concept: alignment bracket with spring / visible red light
  • Variety of interfaces: SSI, RS-422, PROFIBUS, HIPERFACE, CANopen, DeviceNet

Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    Measuring range0.15 m ... 220 m, on reflective tape "Diamond Grade"

    1 mm

    2 mm

    3 mm


    ± 3 mm

    ± 5 mm

    ± 6 mm

    Serial✔ , RS-422
    Output time1 ms ... 4 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