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Photoelectric sensor for food industry

Contrinex 7/30/2013

Photoelectric SensorIn the food industry, hygiene requirements are crucial to sensor choice. Since high speed, reliable detection is the key success factor for flexible filling and packaging solutions, Contrinex now offers specifically optimized  photoelectric sensors. They have excellent background suppression and a robust plexiglass window.

The 4150 series with background suppression detects any target independently of its remission factor or surface. It has a patented double optic system that allows fixed optics in combination with a large dynamic setting range. Fast moving targets are securely detected. Polarized reflex sensing ensures reliable detection of shiny objects. 

Ecolab approved sensors offer enhanced sensing functionality in an IP67-rated, industry standard housing (40x50x15 mm) for secure operation and easy cleaning. With the plexiglass window, these robust sensors are perfect for applications in the food and beverage industry.