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E2KQ-X10ME1 5M

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.
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 (5 m)
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