Q20 Series

Industry Standard Global Housing

  • Available in opposed, polarized and non-polarized retroreflective, fixed-field, adjustable-field, and diffuse models
  • Available in small spot diffuse models for small feature detection in error-proofing and inspection applications
  • Offers visible red beam for easy alignment on most models
  • Features bright LED status indicators visible from 360°
  • Provides water-tight, IP67 and NEMA 6 rated enclosure for rugged, reliable sensing
  • Rated to 1200 psi for washdown environments
  • Offers 10 to 30V dc supply voltage with complementary NPN or PNP outputs, depending on model
  • Provides versatile mounting options, including M3 (3 mm) threaded inserts with 25.4 mm hole spacing
  • Includes single-turn gain potentiometer for easy configuration, depending on model

Technical Literature

Date
Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series Sensor -- Datasheet
23 Apr 2019
Datasheet
402K
Q20 Sensor with Background Suppression  and IO-Link -- Datasheet
13 Dec 2018
Datasheet
386K
IO-Link Data Reference Guide: Q20 EAF
11 Dec 2018
Product Manual
103K
Date
Type
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WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series - French
11/25/08
Datasheet
1.3MB
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Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series - German
11/25/08
Datasheet
1.3MB
Date
Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series - Italian
11/25/08
Datasheet
1.4MB
Date
Type
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WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series - Japanese
08/26/08
Datasheet
875K

Marketing Literature

Date
Type
Size
Q20 sensor array solves egg handling and processing application
16 Jul 2018
Other
208K
WORLD-BEAM Brochure
8 May 2012
Product Brochure
3.8MB
WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series Flyer
13 Jul 2009
Product Brochure
536K
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Type
Size
Sensor Product & Application Brochure - Traditional Chinese
05/17/12
Product Brochure
2MB
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Type
Size
Packaging Solutions Newsletter
Packaging Solutions
04/02/13
Product Brochure
2.2MB
WORLD-BEAM Brochure
05/08/12
Product Brochure
3.8MB
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Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Brochure
Uniwersalne rozwiązania
05/08/12
Product Brochure
3.9MB
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Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Brochure
05/16/12
Product Brochure
3.9MB
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Type
Size
WORLD-BEAM Series Brochure
06/03/14
Product Brochure
1.6MB

Product Data Files

Date
Type
Size
Q20 EAF IODD File
20 Dec 2018
IODD Files
405K

PLC Support Files

Date
Type
Size
Q20 IO-Link AOI
6 May 2019
AOI
14.9MB
Which AOI files do I Need
31 Jan 2019
AOI
125K
Q20 Siemens Functions
Q20 Siemens Functions
6 May 2019
Siemens Functions
8MB
Load Station Pallet Detection
Load Station Pallet Detection

The WOLD-BEAM Q20 diffuse sensor is positioned to detect the presence of a pallet. Once the pallet is in place, an output signals the robot to begin loading.

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Objects on a Conveyor
Objects on a Conveyor

The WORLD-BEAM Q20 diffuse sensors are positioned above a conveyor line in an array pattern to detect the presence of objects on a high speed conveyor.

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Labeling Detection
Labeling Detection

In an application with limited space, the WORLD-BEAM Q20 sensor is easily positioned to verify the presence of a label before it is applied to the product.

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Detecting Shiny, Unfinished Cans
Detecting Shiny, Unfinished Cans

Accurately detect reflective items without false sensing.

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  1. Q20EQ

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Emitter (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  2. Q20PRQ

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  3. Q20PLPQ

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  4. Q20PLPQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  5. Q20PLPQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  6. Q20PLVQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Retro
    Range: 6 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  7. Q20PLP

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  8. Q20NDXL

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (IR)
    Range: 1500 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  9. Q20PAF200Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Adjustable Field
    Range: 200 mm; Input: 10-30 V dc
    Outputs: Complementary PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  10. Q20PDQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  11. Q20PDXLQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (IR)
    Range: 1500 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  12. Q20E

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Emitter (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  13. Q20PDLQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  14. Q20PFF100Q7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 100 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Pico 4-pin Integral QD

  15. Q20PDXL

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (IR)
    Range: 1500 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  16. Q20PR

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  17. Q20EQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Emitter (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  18. Q20ND

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  19. Q20PDQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  20. Q20PRQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  21. Q20KAF200Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Adjustable Field
    Range: 200 mm; Input: 10-30 V dc
    Output: PNP with IO-Link
    6 inch pigtail M12 Euro-Style Quick-Disconnect

  22. Q20PDL

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  23. Q20PFF150Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 150 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Euro 4-pin 6 in Pigtail QD

  24. Q20PLVQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Retro
    Range: 6 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  25. Q20NLP

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  26. Q20PFF100Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 100 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Euro 4-pin 6 in Pigtail QD

  27. Q20PAF200

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Adjustable Field
    Range: 200 mm; Input: 10-30 V dc
    Outputs: Complementary PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  28. Q20PFF50Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 50 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Euro 4-pin 6 in Pigtail QD

  29. Q20NAF200

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Adjustable Field
    Range: 200 mm; Input: 10-30 V dc
    Outputs: Complementary NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  30. Q20PDXLQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (IR)
    Range: 1500 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  31. Q20NAF200Q5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Adjustable Field
    Range: 200 mm; Input: 10-30 V dc
    Outputs: Complementary NPN
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  32. Q20NLV

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Retro
    Range: 6 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  33. Q20PD

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  34. Q20PDQ

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  35. Q20EQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Emitter (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  36. Q20PRQ7

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  37. Q20E W/30

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Emitter (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    9 m (30 ft) Cable

  38. Q20NDLQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  39. Q20NFF150

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 150 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  40. Q20PDLQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  41. Q20PDXLQ

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (IR)
    Range: 1500 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  42. SGSA-Q20PLPQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30 V dc
    No Gain Pot
    Output: Complementary Solid State PNP
    600 mm Pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector
    Specifically used with SGS Safety Grid System

  43. Q20NR

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  44. Q20NLPQ

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  45. Q20NR W/30

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    9 m (30 ft) Cable

  46. Q20PR W/30

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    9 m (30 ft) Cable

  47. Q20NDQ5

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    6 in pigtail Euro-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  48. Q20PFF150

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 150 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  49. Q20EL

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Emitter (IR)
    Range: 20 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: No output
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  50. Q20NLPQ7

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Polarized Retro
    Range: 4 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    Integral Pico-Style Quick-Disconnect Connector

  51. Q20PDLQ

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  52. Q20PFF100

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Fixed-Field
    Range: 100 mm; Input 10-30 V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  53. Q20NRL W/30

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Receiver (IR)
    Range: 20 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    9 m (30 ft) Cable

  54. Q20NDLQ

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Long Range Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 800 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  55. Q20NDQ

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  56. Q20NRQ

    logo with r symbol

    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Receiver (Red)
    Range: 12 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State NPN
    6 in pigtail Pico-style Quick Disconnect Connector

  57. Q20PD W/30

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Diffuse (Red)
    Range: 250 mm; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    9 m (30 ft) Cable

  58. Q20PLV

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    WORLD-BEAM Q20 Series: Retro
    Range: 6 m; Input 10-30V dc
    Output: Complementery Solid State PNP
    2 m (6.5 ft) Cable

  59. Q20EL W/30

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