Serviceline Industrial Sensors
Serviceline Explosion Protection

Magnetic field sensor MB-F32-A2

  • For mounting on a hydraulic cylinder
  • Detects the piston position through the cylinder wall
  • Suitable for magnetic, hydraulic cylinders made of steel

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 or Pepperl+Fuchs AG, also apply to Pepperl+Fuchs SE.

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of  MB-F32-A2

General specifications
Switching functioncomplementary
Output typePNP
ConnectionSwitching output 1 : black
Switching output 2 : white
Installationon the cylinder
Output polarityDC
Switching rangetyp. 50 mm
Output type4-wire
Nominal ratings
Operating voltage10 ... 30 V DC
Reverse polarity protectionreverse polarity protected
Short-circuit protectionpulsing
Voltage drop≤ 1.5 V
Operating current0 ... 100 mA
No-load supply current≤ 30 mA
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd739 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
LED indicationred: switching state output 1
yellow: switching state output 2
Compliance with standards and directives
Standard conformity
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
CCC approvalCCC approval / marking not required for products rated ≤36 V
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)
Storage temperature-40 ... 85 °C (-40 ... 185 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Connection typecable PVC , 2 m
Core cross-section0.5 mm2
Housing materialPolyamide (PA)
Sensing facePolyamide (PA)
Degree of protectionIP67
Cable diameter6.2 mm ± 0.2 mm
Bending radius> 10 x cable diameter