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Pepperl+Fuchs Revolutionizes the World of Distance Measurement

  • Measuring method PRT (Pulse Ranging Technology)
  • Version for low temperature applications
  • Non-contact precision measurement
  • Ultra-fast data acquisition
  • Active dynamic control
  • Modern lightweight design, extremely robust
  • Simple programming with 4 keys and luminous display

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Technical Data VDM100-150-SSI/146

Product Description
Distance sensor for positioning tasks accurate to the millimeter, PRT, measuring range up to 150 m, SSI interface, M12 plug, low temperature version
General specifications
Measurement range0.3 ... 150 m
Light sourcelaser diode
Laser nominal ratings
Laser classMeasurement laser: 1
Alignment laser: 2
Wave lengthMeasurement laser: 905 nm
Alignment laser: 660 nm
Measuring methodPulse Ranging Technology (PRT)
Diameter of the light spot< 35 cm at 150 m
Resolution0.1 mm , adjustable
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd120 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
Function indicator4 LEDs
Control elementsControl panel (4 membrane keys) for setting parameters
Electrical specifications
Operating voltage18 ... 30 V DC
Interface type SSI
Input/output type2 PNP inputs/outputs, independent configuration, short-circuit protected, reverse polarity protected
Switching thresholdlow: Ue < 6 V,
high: Ue > 16 V
Compliance with standards and directives
Directive conformityEMC Directive 2004/108/EC
Standard conformity
Product standardEN 61326-1:2006
Laser classIEC 60825-1:2007
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP65
Connection4-pin, M12x1 connector, standard (supply) ,
5-pin, M12x1 connector, B-coded (SSI) ,
8-pin, M12x1 connector, service
HousingABS / PC
Optical facePMMA , hard coated

Documents: VDM100-150-SSI/146

ManualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Manual VDM100ENGPDF1635 KB
Handbuch VDM100GERPDF1406 KB
Product information
Product information Optical distance measurement with VDM100ENGPDF980 KB
Produktinformation Optische Entfernungsmessung mit VDM100GERPDF984 KB
A distance ahead - Messende OptosensorenGERPDF3163 KB

CAD+CAE: VDM100-150-SSI/146

CADFile TypeFile Size
3D Modell/3D modelIGS4965 KB
3D Modell/3D modelSTP3614 KB

Approvals+Certificates: VDM100-150-SSI/146

CertificatesCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
US CA UL General PurposeE87056LINK---
EU Pepperl+FuchsPF08CERT1244PDF503 KB

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