VSM Series

Self-Contained Metal Sensor

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High performance, heavy-duty metal photoelectric sensor with well focused, narrow beam and smooth, stainless steel barrel ideal for hygienic applications that require routine cleaning.

  • Tough – 300 series stainless steel body that will resist a wide variety of chemicals
  • Tiny – complete sensor in 4 mm barrel (about the size of a single optical fiber assembly)
  • High performance – advanced convergent optical design for very repeatable sensing range
  • Narrow beam – well focused allows the entire sensor to be recessed into the fixture
  • Smooth housing – for hygienic applications requiring cleaning
  • Varied range – 10, 20, 50 and 90 mm convergent 250 mm through-beam

Technical Literature

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VSM Series Micro Sensors (Online Only)
7 Jun 2016
Datasheet
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Stack Height Detection of Metal Parts
Stack Height Detection of Metal Parts

Transfer presses require reliable part-out or feed sensing to keep the mechanical shuttle system going without causing tool damage or producing low-quality parts. If the placement or movement of metal sheets is not precisely controlled, it could result in downtime and large quantities of scrap.

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  1. VSM5AN6CV50Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  2. VSM5AP6CV20

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  3. VSM5AP6CV10

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  4. VSM5AP6CV50Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  5. VSM4AP6CV20

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  6. VSM5AP6CV10Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  7. VSM5AP6CV20Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  8. VSMQAP6CV20

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  9. VSM4AP6CV20Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  10. VSM5AN6CV10Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  11. VSM4AN6CV10

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  12. VSM5AN6CV20

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  13. VSM5AP6CV50

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  14. VSM4AP6CV10

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  15. VSMQAP6CV20-PUR

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    PUR 2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  16. VSM4AP6CV10Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  17. VSM4AP6CV50

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  18. VSM5AN6CV10

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  19. VSM5RP6RQ7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  20. VSMQAN6CV50

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  21. VSMQAP6CV50

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  22. VSM4RP6RQ7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  23. VSM56EQ7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Emitterr
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: No output
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  24. VSM5AN6CV50

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  25. VSMQAP6CV90

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 90 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  26. VSM4AN6CV10Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 10 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  27. VSM5AN6CV20Q7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  28. VSM46E

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Emitterr
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: No output
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  29. VSM46EQ7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Emitterr
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: No output
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  30. VSM4AP6CV50Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  31. VSM4RP6R

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  32. VSM5RN6RQ7

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN DO (Dark Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  33. VSM4AN6CV20

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  34. VSM4AN6CV20Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  35. VSM4AN6CV50

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  36. VSM4AN6CV50Q7

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Diffuse
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  37. VSM4RN6R

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    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  38. VSM4RN6RQ7

    logo with r symbol

    VSM Series: 4 mm Smooth Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN DO (Dark Operate)
    Integral Pico-Style Quick Disconnect

  39. VSM56E

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Emitterr
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: No output
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  40. VSM5RN6R

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  41. VSM5RP6R

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    VSM Series: 5 mm Threaded Barrel Receiver
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 PNP DO (Dark Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  42. VSMQAN6CV20

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 20 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  43. VSMQAN6CV90

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    VSM Series: 5x7x40 mm Rectangular Diffuse
    Range: 90 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: 1 NPN LO (Light Operate)
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable