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E2KQ-X10ME1 2M

Chemical-resistant Proximity Sensor


Capacitive type, Unshielded, Cylinder type (with screw) M18, DC Three-wires models, Sensing distance 10 mm, NO, NPN, Pre-wired models

Sensing head size M18
Type Cylinder type (with screw), Capacitive type, Unshielded
Power source DC Three-wires models
Sensing distance 10 mm
Setting distance 6 to 10 mm
Operation mode NO

Item list of E2KQ-X

  • Ratings/Performance
Sensing head sizeM18
TypeCylinder type (with screw), Capacitive type, Unshielded
Power sourceDC Three-wires models
Sensing distance10 mm
Setting distance6 to 10 mm
Differential distance4% to 20% of sensing distance
Sensing objectConductor and dielectrics
Standard sensing objectWith grounded metal 50 x 50 x 1 mm
Response frequency35 Hz
Power supply voltage12 to 24 VDCripple (p-p) 10% max.
Operating voltage range10 to 30 VDC
Current consumption15 mA max.
Control output (Output type)NPN
Control output (Switching capacity)100 mA max.
Control output (Residual voltage)1.5 V max. (Load current 100 mA with cable length of 2 m)
IndicatorDetection indicator (red)
Operation modeNO
Sensitivity settingSensitivity adjuster
Protective circuitReverse polarity protection
Surge suppressor
Ambient temperature (Operating)-10 to 55 ℃
Ambient temperature (Storage)-25 to 55 ℃
Ambient humidity (Operating)35 to 85% RH
Ambient humidity (Storage)35 to 85% RH
Temperature influence±15% max. of sensing distance at 23 ℃ in the temperature range of −10 to 55 ℃
Voltage influence±2% max. of sensing distance at rated voltage in the rated voltage ±20% range
Insulation resistanceBetween charged parts and the case: 5 MΩ min. at 500 VDC
Dielectric strengthBetween charged parts and the case: 500 VAC 50/60 Hz 1 min
Vibration resistanceDestruction: 10 to 55 Hz, 1.5 mm double amplitude each in X, Y, and Z directions for 2 h
Shock resistanceDestruction: 500 m/s2 3 times each in X, Y and Z directions
Degree of protectionIEC: IP66
Company standard: Oil-proof
Connection methodPre-wired models (2 m)
WeightPackage: Approx. 150 g
MaterialCase: Fluoride resin
Sensing surface: Fluoride resin
Clamping nuts: Fluoride resin
Cable: PVC
AccessoriesInstruction manual, Adjustment Driver
  • Dimensions


  • Output circuit

Output circuit

Timing chart

  • Mutual interference

Mutual interference

A: 200 mm min., B: 32 mm min.

  • Effects of surrounding metals

Effects of surrounding metals

l: 30 mm min., dia. d: 75 mm min., m: 30 mm min., n: 90 mm min., G: 30 mm min., H: 35 mm min.

  • Characteristic chart

Sensing distance vs. size and material of sensing object

Sensing range


Chemical-resistant Proximity Sensor