Photoelectric sensor offers high-performance sensing capabilities

11-11-2020 | RS Components | Test & Measurement

The Sick W11-2 photoelectric sensor family, available now from RS Components, provides a complete technology with high-performance sensing capabilities for an expansive range of automation applications. Whether for applications in material handling or packaging, the sensor provides excellent performance in a small, rugged housing. These easy-to-use sensors deliver dependable object detection and high reliability in industrial environments.


The sensor family provides reliable object detection due to superior ASIC technology with high immunity to ambient light. The PinPoint technology delivers a bright, small and precise light spot that allows quick and easy sensor alignment. The precise switching characteristics ensure high performance even in changing application conditions. The highly visible 360-degree status LEDs offer quick and easy setup.


The compact and rugged housing design easily fits in tight spaces. Uniform housing, mounting and connection systems simplify installation. The devices offer versatile mounting options, including dovetail, side mounting and standard mounting holes enabling quick installation.

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