Safety Laser Scanners
Indicator Lights
Wireless Sensor Networks

Leuze Sensors

Intelligent Configuration Options in combination with precise temperature compensation facilitate stable, long-term operation. These retro-reflective photoelectric sensors in metal housing with glass optics were designed specially for detecting PET- and glass bottles, plastic foils as well as flat glass. The patented tracking process extends the cleaning interval many times over; short response times and minimal jitter ensure reliable

Datalogic Sensors

The NAMUR Line inductive sensors have values of voltage and current maintained at a low level so that it can be used in potentially explosive environments (such as "intrinsic" of protection). The function of limiting power is realized in the respective device and must be provided through an isolation amplifier suitable. Versions are available in 12, 18 o 30 mm in diameter,

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Banner WORLD-BEAM QS18 Compact Photoelectric Sensors Distributor
Photoelectric Switches

Banner Photoelectric Switches

  • You can trust Banner to deliver. We supply sensors to virtually all the manufacturing companies in the Fortune 500. We have been ranked the preferred sensor vendor for 20 consecutive years - in more than 50 independent studies. And we offer the world's most complete line of photoelectric sensors - over 12,000.

If you are looking for Banner Sensors, please call us on (800) 894 - 0412 or email us at we will do our best to help you find the Banner Photoelectric Sensors that you are looking for. If you are searching for Banner Safety Sensor technical information (data-sheets) please use the Banner Engineering Datasheets OR Product Selection Guide page links.

Banner D10 Fiber Optic Photoelectric Sensors Distributors
Fiber Optic Switches

Fiber Optic Sensors

Fiber optic sensors are ideal for harsh conditions including high vibration, extreme heat, noisy, wet, corrosive or explosive environments. Fiber optic sensors are small enough to fit in confined areas and can be positioned precisely where needed with flexible fibers.

  • Plastic Fiber Optics
  • Glass Fiber Optics
  • DF-G1 Fiber Optic Sensor
  • D10, D11 & D12 Series
  • WORLD-BEAM QS18 Standard Series
  • R55F Fiber Optic Series
  • FI22 Expert Series
  • PC44 Series
Banner U-GAGE QT50U Series Long-Range Programmable Precision Ultrasonic Sensors Distributor
Ultrasonic Switches

Ultrasonic Sensors

Ultrasonic sensors use sound waves rather than light, making them ideal for stable detection of uneven surfaces, liquids, clear objects, and objects in dirty environments. These sensors work well for applications that require precise measurements between stationary and moving objects.

  • U-GAGE QT50U
  • U-GAGE S18U
  • U-GAGE T30UX & T30U
  • U-GAGE M25U
  • U-GAGE T18U
  • U-GAGE Q45U & Q45UR
Banner PicoDot Laser Precision Sensors Distributors
Laser Switches

Banner Laser Sensors

  • Laser diode sensors combine the alignment advantages of a visible sensing beam with the increased sensing range of a laser.
  • They operate on
    • DC
    • AC/DC (universal voltage)
  • Class 1 and Class 2 devices are availabe.
Banner EZ-SCREEN LP Safety Light Screens Distributor
Safety Screens

Banner Safety Light Screens

  • Banner produces a wide range of safety-related products including safety light screens, safety interlock switches, e-stop modules and two-hand control safety modules that protect personnel and equipment. Safety light curtains protect personnel from injury and machines from damage by guarding points of operation, access, areas and perimeters.
Banner UM-FA-9A/UM-FA-11A Series Universal Input Safety Modules Distributors
Safety Modules & Controllers

Banner Safety Modules and Controllers

  • Safety modules and controllers provide an interface between safety devices and the machines and processes those devices monitor.
Banner SI-QM100 Series Locking Style Machine Switches Distributor
Mechanical Guard Switches

Banner Safety Interlock Switches

  • Safety interlock switches respond when a mechanical guard opens. They feature "positive opening" contacts for high reliability and coded actuators to discourage tampering or defeat. Dozens of configurations are available.
Banner Lens Shields For LX Series Part-Sensing Light Screen Sensors Distributors
Part-Sensing Switches

Banner Part-Sensing Sensors

  • Part-sensing sensors detect objects that pass through an area defined by an array of sensing beams.
Banner A-GAGE EZ-ARRAY Series Measuring Array Safety Light Curtains Distributor

Measuring Light Screens

Measuring Array Sensors

Using an array of closely spaced light beams, measuring light screens are designed for profiling, inspections and process monitoring.

  • A-GAGE EZ-ARRAY Series - Cost-effective measuring light curtains for quick and simple installation and tough sensing applications
  • A-GAGE MINI-ARRAY Series - Programmable measuring light screen systems for inspection and profiling applications
  • A-GAGE High-Resolution MINI-ARRAY Series - A programmable measuring light screen for high-speed, high-resolution scanning
  • EZ-ARRAY USB Serial Adapter - A quick solution for converting from a universal serial bus interface to the EZ-ARRAY RS-485 interface.
Banner SLM Series Self-Contained Opposed-Mode Slot Sensors Distributors
Label Sensors

Slot Sensors

Slot sensors, sometimes called optical fork sensors because of their "forked" shape, detect objects that pass between the two arms one with the emitter, the other with the receiver. The fixed slot width provides reliable opposed-mode sensing of objects as small as 0.30 mm.

  • SLM Series - Rugged metal sensor detects objects that pass between the opposed-mode emitter and receiver.
  • SL10 & SL30 Series - Opposed mode sensing pairs in U-shaped housings; ideal for sensing of color marks on clear film
  • C-GAGE SLC1 Series - Label sensor accurately detects labels on web backing, requiring no programming or adjustments
Banner L-GAGE Q50 Series With Analog Output LED-Based Linear Displacement Sensor with Analog Output and TEACH-Mode Programming Distributor
Analog Output Switches

Analog Output Sensors

A complete list of Sensors products available with Analog outputs.

  • L-GAGE LH Series
  • L-GAGE LT3 & LT7 Series
  • L-GAGE LG5 & LG10 Series
  • L-GAGE Q50 Series - Analog
  • U-GAGE QT50U DC, S18U & T30UX Series - Analog
  • U-GAGE T30U - Analog & Discrete
  • A-GAGE EZ-ARRAY Series
  • A-GAGE MINI-ARRAY Series Controllers - Discrete/Analog Outputs
  • D10 Expert with Numeric Display - Analog & Discrete
  • T-GAGE M18T Series - Analog
  • QL55 Series
  • Analog OMNI-BEAM Series
Banner M-GAGE Q7M Series Vehicle Detection Sensors Distributors

Vehicle Detection Sensors

Vehicle Detection Sensors

Vehicle detection sensors reliably detect the presence of large metal objects-such as a car, truck or railcar-even when the vehicle is not in motion.

  • R-GAGE QT50R Adjustable Field
  • QT50R Retroreflective
  • QT50R-AFH Adjustable Field, High-Sensitivity
  • WORLD-BEAM QS30 High-Power Opposed Mode
  • M-Gage Q7LMEB Flat-Pak
  • SureCross DX80 Wireless M-GAGE Node
  • M-GAGE S18M Series
Banner R-GAGE QT50R Series Radar Sensors Distributor
R-GAGE Radar Sensors

R-GAGE Radar Sensors

Radar sensors use Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) radar to reliably detect moving or stationary targets, including cars, trains, trucks and cargo in extreme weather conditions.

  • QT50R-AFH Adjustable Field, High-Sensitivity
  • QT50R-AF2W Adjustable Field, Dual-zone Waveguide
  • QT50R-AFS Adjustable Field, Short Range
  • QT50R Adjustable Field
  • QT50R Retroreflective
  • QT50R-RH Retroreflective High Sensitivity
Banner T-GAGE M18T Series Temperature Sensors Distributors

T-GAGE Temperature Sensors

Temperature Sensors

Temperature sensors detect small differences between the temperature of an object and the surrounding ambient temperature.

  • Works by detecting infrared energy that objects emit
  • Senses temperature differences as small as 3° C, on moving or still products
  • Senses from 0° to 300° C
  • Available with analog or discrete outputs
  • Allows threshold adjustment and real-time information display through a PC
  • Requires no emitter or controller
  • Uses remote or push-button programming
  • Available in three models for different target sizes and distances
  • Ideal for applications such as detecting hot parts, monitoring rollers, verifying that molded parts have been ejected and detecting hot glue
Banner EZ-BEAM Series Barrel Sensors Distributor
High Pressure/Washdown Rated Photoelectric Sensors

Banner High-Pressure, Washdown Rated Sensors

  • IP69K and PW12 rated sensors are extremely durable in hostile environments.
  • Rugged, sealed housings protect electronic components.
  • These sensors are ideal for washdown applications in food/beverage and pharmaceutical processes.
Banner STB Self-Checking Touch Buttons Distributors
Optical Touch Buttons

Banner Optical Touch Buttons

  • Ergonomic optical switches require no physical pressure to operate, eliminating the hand stress that can lead to repetitive-motion injuries.
Banner R55 & R55E Expert Series Color Registration Mark Sensor with Solid-State Green/White Light Source Distributor
Color Mark Switches

Banner Color Mark Sensors

  • Color sensors detect subtle color contrasts to inspect registration marks, using one, two or three color LEDs.
Banner L-GAGE LT3 Series Long-Range Time-of-Flight Laser Sensor Distributors
Light Gauging Switches

Banner Light Gauging Sensors

  • Light gauging sensors use lasers to deliver precise, long-distance sensing at the speed of light.
Banner MINI-BEAM MIAD Series NAMUR Photoelectric Sensors Distributor
Intrinsically Safe Switches

Banner Intrinsically Safe Sensors

  • Sensors are safe for explosive environments with approved switching amplifiers.
Banner QC50 Series True Color Sensors Distributors
True Color Sensors

Banner True Color Sensors

  • True color sensors accurately analyze and compare color to color or varying intensities of one color.
Banner PICO-AMP MD14 Series Remote Amplifiers Distributors
Remote Amplifiers

Banner Remote Amplifiers

  • Remote amplifier photoelectrics use two components: the amplifier, which can be programmed and does the processing; and the remote sensor head, which is small enough to fit into small places and can be installed away from the amplifier.
Banner BT-1 BEAM-TRACKER LAT-1 Laser Alignment Tools Distributor
Sensor Accessories

Banner Sensor Accessories

  • A wide selection of cables, brackets, reflectors and other accessories simplify installation and optimize sensor performance.
Banner SureCross DX80 Series Wireless Configurable Gateways Nodes Distributors
Wireless Gateways & Nodes

Banner Engineering is very excited to introduce the SureCross Wireless family. The DX80s are available in both configured kits or as configurable Gateways and Nodes. Wireless networks consist of a Gateway and one or more Nodes, both using bidirectional transceivers. DX80 Nodes are available in Line Power and FlexPower options.


  • Process and Factory Automation
  • Traffic Monitoring
  • Agriculture Monitoring
  • Remote Tank Level Monitoring
  • Moving Machinery Monitoring
  • Remote Indicator Devices
Banner Filter Kits for Use with The iVu SeriesTG Image Sensor Distributor
Vision Sensors

iVu Integrated Sensors offer easy configuration and convenient monitoring right on the sensor. The iVu Remote Display provides a solution for applications where the sensor location makes it difficult to use an integrated display.

  • No PC required to configure, change or monitor
  • Installation and configuration in 4 easy steps
  • High-speed processing
  • Intuitive operation with menu driven tools to guide you through setup
  • Compact, rugged housing available with or without a variety of integrated ring lights
  • On-board USB port for upload/download to USB drive
  • Software emulator lets you perfect your application offline
Banner Models PS24-1 & PS115-1 AC Power Supply Interfaces for Use with DC-Operated Sensors Distributors
Sensor Interface Modules

Sensor Interface Modules

Models PS24-1 & PS115-1 interface module combines the functions of a power supply, a TEACH button, and an SPDT relay to economically interface dc-operated sensors for ac applications. The interface accepts either a 24V ac or 115V ac power supply, depending on model. It uses a transformer to isolate the input power supply from the dc sensor. The transformer output voltage is rectified and filtered to supply up to 100 milliamps to run dc sensors.

The SIM-525T is a passive DIN-rail-mountable module that allows additional status indicators to be located in the user's control cabinet. It also provides a Remote TEACH push button for interfacing to any Banner 5-wire Expert product.

The PPSIM** series sensor interface module is a passive DIN-rail-mount or wall-mount module. It enables remote external trigger and TEACH capability and provides remote indication of sensor status for Banner PresencePLUS P4 Sensors.

Banner PM2 & PM8 Series SureCross Performance Gateways & Nodes with I/O Mapping Distributors
Easy Wire Replacement Products

SureCross Wire Replacement Products

Banner Engineering's SureCross wire replacement products are designed to be easy to use. The most basic network includes a Gateway and one Node. Many of these simple-to-use models include pre-defined I/O mapping between two devices.

  • PM2 and PM8 I/O Mapping
  • Wireless Q45 Sensors
  • Performance Board Modules
  • Serial Data Radios
  • Ethernet Data Radios

Banner Engineering was founded in 1966 starting out as a very small photoelectric sensor firm. Banner Engineering Corp quickly grew over the years to become the national leader in photoelectric sensor technology. Over a 15-year period, Banner Engineering has placed first in more than 50 consecutive independent studies of engineers' purchasing preferences. This preference has led to leading market share results. Banner sells more photoelectric sensors and ultrasonic proximity sensors than any other company in the U.S. market. Banner Engineering offer you the most complete and integrated line of sensing and machine safety products. Whatever industry you are in, or whatever product you manufacture, Banner Sensors has the right sensor to automate your plants, and to improve your overall efficiency, quality and safety.

Banner Photoelectric Sensors : The world's most complete line of more than 12,000 photoelectric sensors including models with self-contained or remote amplifiers, limit-switch style or miniature housings, precise range or high-power up to 305 m (1,000') range. Industry's broadest line of standard and custom fiber optic assemblies. Rugged NEMA 6P and IP67 construction.

Banner Precision Measurement & Inspection Products : Advanced Banner precision measurement sensors solve a wide variety of difficult sensing applications. This diverse product line includes the very latest infrared, laser, ultrasonic and camera-based technologies with advanced features only available from Banner. Choose precise U-GAGE ultrasonic gauging sensors, A-GAGE light screens for precise on-the-fly product profiling and sizing, or PresencePLUS camera-based systems.

Banner Machine Safety Products : Banner Engineering has more safety solutions, including safety light screens, for every application. Choose from the low-profile MICRO-SCREEN for smaller equipment, to the popular MINI-SCREEN, to the rugged MACHINE-GUARD and PERIMETER-GUARD systems. In addition, Banner Engineering offer a complete line of safety modules, two-hand controls, and safety interlock switches.

Today Banner Engineering Corp is the largest most capable and most preferred Photo sensors company with the broadest line of sensors products and solutions available. Banner Engineering Corp is a Global Enterprise offering world class sensor manufacturing to every major country in the world. One of every five Banner Engineering employees is involved in product design, the highest percent in the industry. The state-of-the-art Banner Design Center houses more than 100 engineers the largest engineering staff of its kind to research, develop and apply the latest optical and safety technologies, including integrated circuit design and software development. Banner Sensors has dedicated thousands of square feet and invested millions in sophisticated test equipment to prove our designs, so you can apply them with confidence.

With more than 15,000 different products, Banner Engineering Corporation has the industry's most complete and integrated line of photoelectric and ultrasonic sensors, machine safety products, and measurement/inspection products a solution for every possible application. Thousands ship each day, and one is installed every 3-1/2 seconds. Whatever part or material you need to sense or inspect, Banner Engineering has a solution. Banner Sensors has the most advanced manufacturing capabilities in the industry. Over 15,000 different products are produced in six highly automated manufacturing and assembly facilities. Automation is the backbone of Banner's world-class manufacturing capabilities. Banner Engineering Corporation utilizes surface mount components and extremely fast pick and place technology to populate boards at speeds of nearly 30,000 components per hour. Products can be produced at more than one location and typically can be manufactured and shipped in just three days; most can ship within hours.

Banner Engineering Corporation manufactures thousands of unique and custom products annually to perform a special function for a specific customer. Banner Engineering Corp can custom-design products specifically for your applications. Fibers can be fabricated in the exact shape of the products you need to detect. And existing product designs can be modified to exactly meet your sensing requirements. In a typically "one-size-fits-all" world, Banner Engineering, on the other hand, works harder to custom-tailor your sensing solutions. Banner Sensor provides complete preassembled packaged solutions for your applications. Products can include mounting brackets, special lenses, cordsets, and other special components, so they are ready to install when you receive them. Hundreds of prepackaged kits make ordering and installation easier.

Banner Engineering is widely acknowledged as having the best sales and distribution network in our industry. Our field sales engineers are the most highly-trained and experienced applications people available, giving you immediate access to local experts. Banner Sensors provides intensive training at the factory and through professional factory trainers who travel to our sales network. Banner Engineering corporate business managers can also provide extensive factory support to our sales channel and directly to customers. Photoelectric sensing is applications-intensive, and Banner Sensors solves more difficult sensing problems than any other company. Banner Engineering technical experts can rapidly analyze an application and, if required, perform tests utilizing your products to find the optimum solution. Banner has developed the best sales and distribution system in the industry, a worldwide network comprising more than 2,000 representative and distributor professionals in every major country.

Banner Engineering field sales engineers are ready to help you in your plants, no matter where they're located. Banner supplies sensors to most of the manufacturing companies in the Fortune 500, who rely on Banner for reliable automation solutions. Banner photoelectric sensors help manufacture the cars you drive, the TVs you watch, the food you eat, the medicines you take and virtually every other product you consume. Whatever industry you're in, Banner has reliable products that will automate your plants, and improve your efficiency and quality. We invite you to get to know Banner better. Experience the very best in sensing technology. We are convinced that you will find Banner superior to any other sensor company. You'll see it in the facilities, in the people and in the products that Banner makes. It's an uncommon commitment to excellence and quality, and to the automation and productivity of our customers.

Banner Engineering was founded in 1966, starting out as a custom electronics engineering firm building control panels. Six tough years later, Banner made a commitment to become an innovator in photoelectric sensing. From this commitment came the national leader in sensor technology. Today Banner Engineering is the largest, most capable and most preferred sensor company, with the broadest line of products and solutions in the nation. Banner is a Global Enterprise with world-class manufacturing, and sales, distribution and service in every major country worldwide. Bob Fayfield, founder and CEO of Banner, was named Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year in the manufacturing category. According to Ernst & Young, Mr. Fayfield and Banner Sensors have pushed their industry to the next level of innovation. Bob is still an active engineer and product designer with hundreds of sensing innovations and numerous patents.

Our Industrial Automation Supplies distributors warehouse in Boise, Idaho stocks some Banner Engineering enabling us to further assist you in finding the correct photo eyes for your application in the Pacific Northwest USA. We can proudly say that we carry more safety screens in stock than any other industrial automation supplies distributors in the Pacific Northwest region. Whether we have indicator lights in stock in Boise, Idaho or need to get them from the factory; Clearwater Tech can get wireless sensor network products to you fast and save money!

It will be very helpful if you have the Banner Sensor part numbers ready, then our sales representatives can provide you with a pricing and availability quote for laser switches that you are looking for in seconds. If you do not have the part numbers for safety modules, our application engineers will be able to help you figure out the part numbers and get the price quote to you as soon as possible.

Please be aware that we cannot sell Banner Sensors out of our Area of Primary Responsibility (APR).

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