ASIC-based Sensors Withstand Washdowns

W12-3 Photoelectric Sensors for harsh washdown environments use a third-generation custom ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit) that incorporates OES3 technology for background and foreground suppression at an extended range.

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An OES3 chip contains proprietary technology that enables the sensors to ignore stray background reflections, detect multi-colored/shiny objects, and provide high immunity to ambient light. Both non-programmable and potentiometer versions of the sensor feature an IP 69K-rated, die-cast zinc metal housing to withstand harsh cleaning agents in food and beverage, packaging and pharmaceutical environments.

SICK Inc.
www.sickusa.com
800.325.7425

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