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IF5896 Ifm Electronic Inductive sensor M12 Connector; IP 68

by Ifm
$136.73 USD
SKU SEN-0319-E
UPC: 4021179099561
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Ifm Electronic Inductive sensor 

Inductive sensor; M12 x 1 / L = 60 mm; Sensing range 4 mm flush mountable; normally open / normally closed; (selectable); DC PNP/NPN; M12 Connector; IP 68; ("Coolant"); 2-wire; Ambient temperature -25...70 °C; Switching frequency 700 Hz
Robust housing for use in metalworking
Resistant to oils and coolants
Long sensing range for high uptime
Output function normally open / normally closed programmable
With optical mounting and setting aid

Product characteristics
Electrical design PNP/NPN
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Sensing range [mm] 4
Housing threaded type
Dimensions [mm] M12 x 1 / L = 60
Special feature Gold-plated contacts; Increased sensing range; Optical setting aid
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 10...36 DC
Protection class II
Reverse polarity protection yes
Electrical design PNP/NPN
Output function normally open / normally closed; (selectable)
Max. voltage drop switching output DC [V] 4.6
Minimum load current [mA] 4
Max. leakage current [mA] 1
Permanent current rating of switching output DC [mA] 100
Switching frequency DC [Hz] 700
Short-circuit protection yes
Type of short-circuit protection pulsed
Overload protection yes
Detection zone
Sensing range [mm] 4
Operating distance [mm] 0...3.25
Increased sensing range yes
Accuracy / deviations
Correction factor steel: 1 / stainless steel: 0.7 / brass: 0.5 / aluminium: 0.5 / copper: 0.4
Hysteresis [% of Sr] 1...20
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] -25...70
Protection IP 68; ("Coolant")
Tests / approvals
EN 61000-4-2 ESD 4 kV CD / 8 kV AD
EN 61000-4-3 HF radiated 10 V/m
EN 61000-4-4 Burst 2 kV
EN 61000-4-5 Surge 0,5 kV line to line, Ri: 2 Ohm
EN 61000-4-6 HF conducted 10 V
EN 55011 class B
MTTF [years] 1320
UL approval
Ta -25...70 °C
Enclosure type Type 1
voltage supply Class 2
File number UL E174191
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 27.9
Housing threaded type
Mounting flush mountable
Dimensions [mm] M12 x 1 / L = 60
Thread designation M12 x 1
Materials brass white bronze coated; sensing face: PBT orange
Displays / operating elements
switching status 4 x 90° LED, yellow
setting aid 1 x LED, red
Optical setting aid yes
Items supplied
lock nuts: 2
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection - plug
  Connector: 1 x M12; Contacts: gold-plated