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Retroreflective sensor VL18-6-LS/32/40b/115

  • Sensing range up to 6000 mm
  • M18 threaded housing made of plastic
  • Infrared light design
  • Optical surface flush with housing
  • Electrical light-/dark switching
  • Optical face alternatively lateral or frontal

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  VL18-6-LS/32/40b/115

Product Description
Retroreflective sensor
General specifications
Effective detection range0 ... 4 m
Threshold detection range6 m (with C110-2 reflector)
Light sourceIRED
Light typemodulated infrared light
Polarization filterno
Diameter of the light spotapprox. 200 mm at 4000 mm detection range
Opening angleapprox. 4 °
Indicators/operating means
Function indicatorLED red
Electrical specifications
Operating voltage10 ... 30 V DC
Switching typelight/dark on selectable programmable
Signal output1 PNP, short-circuit protected, reverse polarity protected
Approvals and certificates
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP67
Connection2 m fixed cable
Optical faceplastic


ECLASS 11.027270902
ECLASS 10.0.127270902
ECLASS 9.027270902
ECLASS 8.027270902
ECLASS 5.127270902
ETIM 8.0EC002717
ETIM 7.0EC002717
ETIM 6.0EC002717
ETIM 5.0EC002717
UNSPSC 12.139121528

Approvals+Certificates: VL18-6-LS/32/40b/115

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-0537BPDF185 KB
Canada USA UL Ordinary LocationE87056LINK---
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