Linearized AlphaProx inductive sensors from Baumer Ltd., Southington, CT, are designed to detect metallic objects at ranges up to 16 mm for industrial measuring applications. Features include a teach-in function that lets you adjust the usable measuring range and select the direction of the output slope; 10 µm resolution; the ability to switch between analog and digital output; and both analog and window outputs. The rugged, IP67-rated sensors have chromium steel housings, withstand high shock and vibration, and can be used in operating temperatures from –10°C to 70°C. Applications include aerospace, automotive, energy generation, food/beverage processing, heavy equipment, metal working, packaging, printing, and textile manufacturing.
Linearized Inductive Sensors from Baumer