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Slot-type Photomicrosensor with connector or pre-wired models (Non-modulated)*1


Slot-type Photomicrosensor with Connector, Dark-ON/Light-ON (selectable), Connector type

Type Grooved Type (Standard)
Luminous method Non-modulated
Sensing method Through-beam type
Sensing distance Slot width: 5 mm
Control output (Output type) NPN open collector output
Operation mode Dark-ON/Light-ON (selectable)
Connection method Connector type

Item list of EE-SX47 / SX67

  • Ratings/Performance
TypeGrooved Type (Standard)
Luminous methodNon-modulated
Sensing methodThrough-beam type
Sensing distanceSlot width: 5 mm
Operation modeDark-ON/Light-ON (selectable)
Standard sensing objectOpaque, 2 x 0.8 mm min.
Differential distance elements0.025 mm max.
Light source (Peak wavelength)Infrared LED (940 nm)
IndicatorLight indicator (red)
Power supply voltage5 to 24 VDC ±10%
ripple (p-p) 10 % max.
Current consumption12 mA (L terminal open)
Control outputOutput typeNPN open collector output
Load power supply voltage5 to 24 VDC
Load curren100 mA max.
Residual voltageat 100 mA load current: 0.8 V max.
at 40 mA load current: 0.4 V max.
Protection circuitsOutput short-cut protection
Response frequency elements1 kHz min.
Average value: 3 kHz
Illumination on the surface receiverFluorescent light: 1000 lx max.
Ambient temperatureOperating: -25 to 55 ℃ (with no freezing or condensation)
Storage: -30 to 80 ℃ (with no freezing or condensation)
Ambient humidityOperating: 5 to 85 % (with no condensation)
Storage: 5 to 95 % (with no condensation)
Vibration resistanceDestruction: 20 to 2000 Hz, peak acceleration 100 m/s2, 1.5-mm double amplitude 2 h each in X, Y, and Z directions (4 min periods)
Shock resistanceDestruction: 500 m/s2 for 3 times each in X, Y, and Z directions
Degree of protectionIP50
Connection methodConnector type (Direct soldering possible)
WeightPackage: Approx. 3.1 g
MaterialCase: Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)
Emitter/Receiver Cover: Polycarbonate (PC)
  • Dimensions

Terminal array

  • I/O Circuit diagram

Output circuit

Timing chart

  • Engineering data (Reference value)


Slot-type Photomicrosensor with connector or pre-wired models (Non-modulated)*1

EE-SX47 / SX67