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Background suppression sensor GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159
  • Efficient Line in a short M18 plastic housing for standard applications
  • Best background suppressor in its class
  • Minimal black-white difference
  • 4 LEDs indicator for 360° visibility
  • Optimized potentiometer design for a clear control button layout in the application

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  GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

Product Description
Triangulation sensor with background suppression, M18 threaded housing design, plastic housing, front optical face, 120 mm detection range, red light, light on, DC version, NPN output, M12 plug
General specifications
Detection range10 ... 120 mm
Detection range min.10 ... 40 mm
Detection range max.15 ... 120 mm
Adjustment range40 ... 120 mm
Reference target100 mm x 100 mm Kodak white
Light sourceLED
Light typemodulated visible red light , 640 nm
Black/White difference (6 %/90 %)< 6 %
Diameter of the light spotapprox. 6 mm at detection range 120 mm
Angle of divergenceapprox. 2 °
Optical facefrontal
Ambient light limit30000 Lux
Hysteresis< 2 %
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd1340 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
Operation indicatorLED green, statically lit Power on
Function indicatorLED yellow: lights when object is detected
Control elementsSensing range adjuster
Electrical specifications
Operating voltage10 ... 30 V DC
No-load supply current< 15 mA
Output
Switching typelight on
Signal output1 NPN, short-circuit protected open collector
Switching voltagemax. 30 V DC
Switching currentmax. 100 mA
Voltage drop≤ 1.5 V DC
Switching frequency500 Hz
Response time≤ 1 ms
Conformity
Product standardEN 60947-5-2
Approvals and certificates
Protection classII, rated insulation voltage ≤ 250 V AC with pollution degree 1-2 according to IEC 60664-1
UL approvalcULus Listed, Class 2 Power Source
CCC approvalCCC approval / marking not required for products rated ≤36 V
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 60 °C (-13 ... 140 °F)
Storage temperature-30 ... 70 °C (-22 ... 158 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP67
Connection3-pin, M12 x 1 connector
Material
HousingPC
Optical facePMMA
Connectorplastic
Massapprox. 10 g

Documents: GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

Instruction leafletsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF428 KB

CAD+CAE: GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

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
CAD Portal / CAD PortalLINK---

Approvals+Certificates: GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

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: GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

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
Female cordset, M12, 3-pin, PUR cablefa

Function: GLV18-8-H-120/25/102/159

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.