Industrial Automation

Inductive Proximity Sensors - Sick

There are millions of inductive sensors deployed in almost every area of factory automation. They detect metal objects contactless and are distinguished by a long operating life and extreme robustness. The inductive proximity sensors from Sick provide optimum precision and reliability using the most modern ASIC technology.

Sick can always provide the right solution to meet your requirements – from cylindrical and rectangular standard sensors with one, two or three set switching distances to special sensors for Ex-zone applications and harsh environments. It is the intelligent, reliable route to implementing industry-specific and customized solutions to any task involving automation.
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Cylindrical thread design

 IM Miniature
  • Highest sensing range but small in size;
  • Housings M4 and M5;
  • Robust stainless steel housing;
  • Variable with cable or connector version.

 IM Standard
  • Housings M8 to M30 available;
  • Sensing range from 1,5 mm to 20 mm;
  • DC, AC and AC/DC versions available;
  • Customer specific versions available;
  • Variable with cable or connector version;
  • Triplex-serie with triple sensing range;
  • Sensing range up to 40 mm;
  • High switching frequency;
  • Housing M8 to M30.

Rectangular housings

 IQ Miniature
  • Small and space-saving;
  • Sensing range up to 4 mm;
  • Brass and plastic housings.

 IQ Standard
  • Sensing range up to 60 mm;
  • DC, AC and AC/DC versions available;
  • Customer specific versions available;
  • Cable, connector version or junction box.

Cylindrical sleeve design

 IH Miniature
  • Safe detection of metallic objects on little space;
  • Diameter 3 and 4 mm;
  • Robust stainless steel housing;
  • Available with cable or connector version.

 IH Standard
  • Sensing range up to 30 mm;
  • High switching frequency up to 5 kHz;
  • DC and AC/DC versions available;
  • Plastic and stainless steel housing;
  • Extremely short body version.

Sensors for Food & Beverage

 Hygienic, tough and versatile: IMF series for food & beverage industry
  • Housing in stainless steel (1,4404/316L);
  • Extremely watertight (IP68/IP69K);
  • Extended temperature range of -40 to +80 °C (shortly +100 °C);
  • Resistant against industrial detergents acc. Ecolab and JohnsonDiversey;
  • PPS as cap material (FDA-certified).

 INOX series full metal
  • One-piece housing stainless steel V4A/316L;
  • Triple sensing range;
  • Extremely watertight (IP68/IP69K);
  • Tough against mechanical stress;
  • Housings M12 to M30;
  • Special design for Food & Beverage-sector;
  • Devices for explosive atmospheres.

 IM Ex-serie for potentially explosive atmospheres
  • Namur;
  • ATEX category 2G;
  • Housings M8 to M30.

  • Reduces machine downtime;
  • Quick and easy installation;
  • Optimum precision and reliability due to the most modern ASIC technology;
  • Available versions with IO Link.

  • All industries.

F.Fonseca is the representative of Sick in Portugal.
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