Serviceline Industrial Sensors
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Active infrared scanner PROSCAN/38a

  • Fan-shaped detection field with up to 12 beams
  • Closing safety monitoring over the complete door width
  • Adjustable detection fields for different door widths
  • Automatic drift compensation

Please note: All product-related documents, such as certificates, declarations of conformity, etc., which were issued prior to the conversion under the name Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH, also apply to Pepperl+Fuchs AG.

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of  PROSCAN/38a

Product Description
Multi-beam sensor with self-programming function for monitoring automatic doors
General specifications
Detection fieldtotal field: 2300 mm x 80 mm
left/right field: 1150 mm x 80 mm
center field: 1000 mm x 80 mm || (installation height: 2 m)
Light source12 x IRED
Light typemodulated infrared light
Teach-in timeapprox. 4 s
Open time3 min/10 s, programmable
Accessories providedSwivel bracket, Mounting bracket
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd780 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)60 %
Indicators/operating means
Function indicatorLED red: on for object detection, flashes during teaching phase
Control elementsProgrammble switch for switching type, open time, detection field
Electrical specifications
Operating voltage12 ... 38 V DC / 12 ... 28 V AC
Ripple10 %
No-load supply current100 mA
Power consumption3 VA
Switching typeOutput active / inactive programmable
Signal outputRelay, 1 alternator
Switching voltage48 V DC
Switching current1 A at 24 V DC
Response time< 50 ms
De-energized delay200 ms
Compliance with standards and directives
Standard conformity
Product standardEN 60947-5-2:2007
IEC 60947-5-2:2007
StandardsEN 61000-6-2 without EN 61000-4-5, EN 61000-4-11
EN 61000-6-3
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-20 ... 60 °C (-4 ... 140 °F)
Storage temperature-20 ... 70 °C (-4 ... 158 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Mounting height1000 ... 2500 mm
Degree of protectionIP52
Connection5 m fixed cable
Optical facePMMA
Massapprox. 100 g

Approvals+Certificates: PROSCAN/38a

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of Conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-0755BPDF182 KB

Associated Products: PROSCAN/38a

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