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Retroreflective sensor GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

GLV18-55-G/59/102/159
  • Efficient Line in a short M18 plastic housing for standard applications
  • Two devices in one: choice of either clear object detection or retroreflective operating mode with a large detection range
  • 4 LEDs indicator for 360° visibility
  • Optimized potentiometer design for a clear control button layout in the application
  • DC voltage version

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  GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

Product Description
Retroreflective sensor for glass detection, M18 threaded housing design, plastic housing, front optical face, 2.5 m detection range, red light, dark on, DC version, NPN output, M12 plug
General specifications
Effective detection range0 ... 2.5 m in glass mode;
0 ... 5 m in normal mode
Threshold detection range6.5 m
Light sourceLED
Light typemodulated visible red light , 640 nm
Polarization filteryes
Diameter of the light spotapprox. 370 mm at 6.5 m ; 50 mm at 1 m
Angle of divergenceapprox. 2 °
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd1260 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
Function indicatorLED yellow: In retro-reflective mode: Lights up when light beam is free; flashing if signal is short of function reserve, off when light beam is interrupted In glass-mode: Lights up when light beam is free; flashing if further compensation is impossible; off when light beam is interrupted
Control elementspotentiometer for Teach-In and Mode selection
Electrical specifications
Operating voltage10 ... 30 V DC
Output
Switching typedark on
Signal output1 NPN, short-circuit protected open collector
Compliance with standards and directives
Standard conformity
Product standardEN 60947-5-2:2007
IEC 60947-5-2:2007
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP67
Connection3-pin, M12 x 1 connector
Material
HousingPC
Optical facePMMA

Documents: GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

Instruction leafletsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF1049 KB

CAD+CAE: GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

CADFile TypeFile Size
3-D model in IGS format / 3-D-Modell im IGS-FormatIGS988 KB
3-D model in STP format / 3-D-Modell im STP-FormatSTP657 KB
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Approvals+Certificates: GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of Conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-0066DPDF187 KB
Certificates
Canada USA UL Ordinary Location20170306-E87056PDF407 KB

Associated Products: GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

Accessories

Mounting flange, 18 mmfa

Universal mounting bracket for cylindrical sensors with a diameter of 5 ... 30 mmfa
Mounting Bracket with swivel nutfa
Plastic mounting adapter, 18 mmfa
Reflector, round ø 84 mm, central mounting holefa
Reflector, rectangular 40.5 mm x 60 mm, mounting holesfa
Reflector, rectangular 51 mm x 61 mm, mounting holes, fixing strapfa
Female cordset, M12, 3-pin, PUR cablefa

Function: GLV18-55-G/59/102/159

The GLV/GLK18 series sensors help improve the efficiency of machines and systems. The design of the M18 plastic housing, the connection technology, and sensor properties are highly standardized. Concentrating on the key sensor requirements has produced a robust and reliable product series for DC and AC/DC voltage systems without any over-engineering. The mounting set included in the scope of delivery and the optimized potentiometer design ensure fast assembly and easy configuration.