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IDEC Corporation: Laser sensor quickly detects tiny, fast-moving objects

With a response time of only 250 micro seconds, the SA1E-L Laser Sensor from IDEC Corporation is designed for accurate and reliable sensing of fast-moving and/or tiny objects through narrow or limited spaces, or at a long distance.
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EMX Industries, Inc: Optical label sensors

By differentiating between the gap and the label, LabelX optical label sensors from EMX Industries are capable of detecting a wide variety of adhesive labels on many different types of web backings.
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Banner Engineering Corp.: Wireless photoelectric sensor

Banner’s SureCross Q45, described as the world’s first self-contained, wireless standard photoelectric sensor allows operators to quickly integrate a scalable, wireless sensor network to improve efficiency by monitoring and coordinating multiple machines and processes.
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Banner Engineering Corp.: Indicator lights

With EZ-LIGHT technology and highly-visible LEDs, Banner Engineering’s new S18L general-purpose indicators provide a simple and cost-effective general-purpose, multi-color indication solution.
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Balluff: Economical magnetic field cylinder sensors

Balluff’s Global BMF expands their global line of products to include a broad line of economically-priced magnetic field cylinder sensors.
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Aerotech, Inc: Gear-drive rotary stages for tight spaces

Available in two sizes, Aerotech’s MPS-GR series rotary stages provide accurate, repeatable positioning in a miniature, low profile and economical package.
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AutomationDirect: Pressure transmitters

AutomationDirect has added stainless steel and air differential pressure transmitters to its ProSense series.
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Balluff: Long-range photoelectric sensors

Featuring a generous sensing distance and high function reserve, the new generation of BOS 18M photoelectric sensors from Balluff include energetic diffuse, retro-reflective and thru-beam, which are available as red light and infrared types, including a version with high-performance background suppression.
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NK Technologies: Switch automatically adjusts trip point

NK Technologies’ newly re-designed ASM Series Smart-Switch uses a new self-calibrating and self-powered switch to eliminate the need to manually adjust the sensor trip point, and is compatible with any automation system.
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EMX Industries, Inc: Luminescence sensor

EMX Industries’ UVX-600 luminescence sensor is based on the UVX-300 platform, providing improved capabilities that extend the operating range from 300mm to 600mm, and including a sensor calibration function.

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