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Inductive sensor NCN4-12GM35-N0-V1

NCN4-12GM35-N0-V1
  • 4 mm non-flush
  • Usable up to SIL 2 acc. to IEC 61508


NAMUR sensors must be operated with approved switch amplifiers. Please find suitable devices below:

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  NCN4-12GM35-N0-V1

General specifications
Switching functionNormally closed (NC)
Output typeNAMUR
Rated operating distance4 mm
Installationnon-flush
Assured operating distance0 ... 3.24 mm
Actual operating distance3.6 ... 4.4 mm typ.
Reduction factor rAl 0.37
Reduction factor rCu 0.36
Reduction factor r304 0.74
Output type2-wire
Nominal ratings
Nominal voltage8.2 V (Ri approx. 1 kΩ)
Switching frequency0 ... 800 Hz
Hysteresis1 ... 10 typ. 5 %
Reverse polarity protectionreverse polarity protected
Short-circuit protectionyes
Current consumption
Measuring plate not detectedmin. 3 mA
Measuring plate detected≤ 1 mA
Switching state indicatorMultihole-LED, yellow
Functional safety related parameters
Safety Integrity Level (SIL)SIL 2
MTTFd2520 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Compliance with standards and directives
Standard conformity
NAMUREN 60947-5-6:2000
IEC 60947-5-6:1999
Electromagnetic compatibilityNE 21:2007
StandardsEN 60947-5-2:2007
EN 60947-5-2/A1:2012
IEC 60947-5-2:2007
IEC 60947-5-2 AMD 1:2012
Approvals and certificates
EAC conformityTR CU 012/2011
FM approval
Control drawing116-0165
UL approval
Ordinary LocationE87056
Hazardous LocationE501628
Control drawing116-0452
CSA approvalcCSAus Listed, General Purpose
CCC approvalCCC approval / marking not required for products rated ≤36 V
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 100 °C (-13 ... 212 °F)
Storage temperature-40 ... 100 °C (-40 ... 212 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Connection typeConnector plug M12 x 1 , 4-pin
Housing materialStainless steel 1.4305 / AISI 303
Sensing facePBT
Degree of protectionIP67
Data for application in connection with hazardous areas
Equipment protection levelGa , Gb , Gc (ic) , Da , Mb
Equipment protection level Ga
Type of protectionintrinsic safety
CE marking[*PD-Z02585A*]
Certificates
Appropriate typeNCN4-12GM...-N0...
ATEX certificatePTB 00 ATEX 2048 X
ATEX markingEx-Hexagon II 1G Ex ia IIC T6...T1 Ga
StandardsEN 60079-0:2012+A11:2013 , EN 60079-11:2012
IECEx certificateIECEx PTB 11.0037X
IECEx markingEx ia IIC T6...T1 Ga
StandardsIEC 60079-0:2011 , IEC 60079-11:2011
Effective internal capacitancemax. 95 nF
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Effective internal inductancemax. 100 µH
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Maximum permissible ambient temperatureAlso observe the maximum permissible ambient temperature stated in the general technical data.
Keep to the lower of the two values.
for ATEXat Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW ,
T6 : 59 °C (138.2 °F)
T5 : 71 °C (159.8 °F)
T4 : 99 °C (210.2 °F)
T3 : 99 °C (210.2 °F)
T2 : 99 °C (210.2 °F)
T1 : 99 °C (210.2 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW ,
T6 : 56 °C (132.8 °F)
T5 : 68 °C (154.4 °F)
T4 : 96 °C (204.8 °F)
T3 : 96 °C (204.8 °F)
T2 : 96 °C (204.8 °F)
T1 : 96 °C (204.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW ,
T6 : 45 °C (113 °F)
T5 : 57 °C (134.6 °F)
T4 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T3 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T2 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T1 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW ,
T6 : 37 °C (98.6 °F)
T5 : 49 °C (120.2 °F)
T4 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T3 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T2 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T1 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
for IECExat Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW ,
T6 : 76 °C (168.8 °F)
T5 : 91 °C (195.8 °F)
T4 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T3 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T2 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T1 : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW ,
T6 : 73 °C (163.4 °F)
T5 : 88 °C (190.4 °F)
T4 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T3 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T2 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T1 : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW ,
T6 : 62 °C (143.6 °F)
T5 : 77 °C (170.6 °F)
T4 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T3 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T2 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T1 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW ,
T6 : 54 °C (129.2 °F)
T5 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T4 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T3 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T2 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T1 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
Equipment protection level Gb
Type of protectionintrinsic safety
CE marking[*PD-Z02585A*]
Certificates
Appropriate typeNCN4-12GM...-N0...
ATEX certificatePTB 00 ATEX 2048 X
ATEX markingEx-Hexagon II 1G Ex ia IIC T6…T1 Ga
StandardsEN 60079-0:2012+A11:2013 , EN 60079-11:2012
IECEx certificateIECEx PTB 11.0037X
IECEx markingEx ia IIC T6...T1 Ga
StandardsIEC 60079-0:2011 , IEC 60079-11:2011
Effective internal capacitancemax. 95 nF ; a cable length of 10 m is considered.
Effective internal inductancemax. 100 µH
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Maximum permissible ambient temperatureAlso observe the maximum permissible ambient temperature stated in the general technical data.
Keep to the lower of the two values.
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW ,
T6 : 76 °C (168.8 °F)
T5 : 91 °C (195.8 °F)
T4 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T3 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T2 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T1 : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW ,
T6 : 73 °C (163.4 °F)
T5 : 88 °C (190.4 °F)
T4 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T3 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T2 : 100 °C (212 °F)
T1 : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW ,
T6 : 62 °C (143.6 °F)
T5 : 77 °C (170.6 °F)
T4 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T3 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T2 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
T1 : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW ,
T6 : 54 °C (129.2 °F)
T5 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T4 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T3 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T2 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
T1 : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
Equipment protection level Gc (ic)
Type of protectionintrinsic safety
CE marking[*PD-Z02586A*]
Certificates
ATEX certificatePF13CERT2895 X
ATEX markingEx-Hexagon II 3G Ex ic IIC T6...T1 Gc
StandardsEN 60079-0:2012+A11:2013 , EN 60079-11:2012
Effective internal capacitancemax. 95 nF
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Effective internal inductancemax. 100 µH
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Maximum permissible ambient temperatureAlso observe the maximum permissible ambient temperature stated in the general technical data.
Keep to the lower of the two values.
at Ui = 20 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW ,
T6 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T5 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T4 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T3 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T2 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T1 : 55 °C (131 °F)
at Ui = 20 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW ,
T6 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T5 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T4 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T3 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T2 : 55 °C (131 °F)
T1 : 55 °C (131 °F)
at Ui = 20 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW ,
T6 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
T5 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
T4 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
T3 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
T2 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
T1 : 52 °C (125.6 °F)
at Ui = 20 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW ,
T6 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
T5 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
T4 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
T3 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
T2 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
T1 : 44 °C (111.2 °F)
Equipment protection level Da
Type of protectionintrinsic safety
CE marking[*PD-Z02585A*]
Certificates
Appropriate typeNCN4-12GM...-N0...
ATEX certificatePTB 00 ATEX 2048 X
ATEX markingEx-Hexagon II 1D Ex ia IIIC T135°C Da
StandardsEN 60079-0:2012+A11:2013 , EN 60079-11:2012
IECEx certificateIECEx PTB 11.0037X
IECEx markingEx ia IIIC T135°C Da
StandardsIEC 60079-0:2011 , IEC 60079-11:2011
Effective internal capacitancemax. 95 nF
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Effective internal inductancemax. 100 µH
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Maximum permissible ambient temperatureAlso observe the maximum permissible ambient temperature stated in the general technical data.
Keep to the lower of the two values.
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
Equipment protection level Mb
Type of protectionintrinsic safety
Certificates
Appropriate typeNCN4-12GM...-N0...
IECEx certificateIECEx PTB 11.0037X
IECEx markingEx ia I Mb
StandardsIEC 60079-0:2011 , IEC 60079-11:2011
Effective internal capacitancemax. 95 nF
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Effective internal inductancemax. 100 µH
A cable length of 10 m is considered.
Maximum permissible ambient temperatureAlso observe the maximum permissible ambient temperature stated in the general technical data.
Keep to the lower of the two values.
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 34 mW : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 25 mA , Pi = 64 mW : 100 °C (212 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 52 mA , Pi = 169 mW : 81 °C (177.8 °F)
at Ui = 16 V , Ii = 76 mA , Pi = 242 mW : 63 °C (145.4 °F)
General information
Scope of delivery2 self locking nuts in scope of delivery
Use in the hazardous areasee instruction manuals

Documents: NCN4-12GM35-N0-V1

Instruction manualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction manualENGPDF171 KB
BetriebsanleitungGERPDF171 KB
Technical information
Installation instructions, locking nut / Montageanleitung, Muttern mit SperrverzahnungALLPDF1117 KB
technical information (TI)ENGPDF1053 KB
technische Information (TI)GERPDF1054 KB

Approvals+Certificates: NCN4-12GM35-N0-V1

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-1501APDF347 KB
Certificates
Canada USA CSA Ordinary Location1007121PDF99 KB
Canada USA UL Hazardous LocationE501628:1:2PDF444 KB
Canada USA UL Ordinary Location20170306-E87056PDF407 KB
EU PTB ATEX ia 2G, 1G, 1D s. certificatePTB 00 ATEX 2048 XPDF29071 KB
Europe Pepperl+Fuchs Certificate ATEX Category 3PF13CERT2895XPDF495 KB
Pepperl+Fuchs Declaration of Conformity Functional SafetyPF 10 CERT 1677PDF1054 KB
Russia NANIO "CCVE"TC RU C-DE.AA87.B.00394PDF3971 KB
Worldwide PTB IECEx iaIECEx PTB 11.0037XLINK---
Control drawings
Control Drawing FM / Control Drawing FM   PDF686 KB
Control drawing UL / Control drawing UL   PDF286 KB
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