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All Metals and Long-distance Types


Aluminum and Iron Both Detectable from Long Distances

Ratings and Specifications

Size M12 M18 M30
Model E2V-X2[][] E2V-X4[][] E2V-X5[][] E2V-X8[][] E2V-X10[][] E2V-X15[][]
Sensing distance 2 mm±10% 4 mm±10% 5 mm±10% 8 mm±10% 10 mm±10% 15 mm±10%
Set distance 0 to 1.6 mm 0 to 3.2 mm 0 to 4.0 mm 0 to 6.4 mm 0 to 8.0 mm 0 to 12.0 mm
Differential travel 10% max. of sensing distance
Detectable object Ferrous metals and non-ferrous metals (The sensing distance depends on the material of
the sensing object. Refer to Engineering Data (Reference value).)
Standard sensing object Aluminum:
12 × 12 ×
3 mm
12 × 12 ×
3 mm
18 × 18 ×
3 mm
24 × 24 ×
3 mm
30 × 30 ×
3 mm
45 × 45 ×
3 mm
Response frequency * 150 Hz 40 Hz 70 Hz 40 Hz 70 Hz 30 Hz
Power supply voltage
(operating voltage range)
12 to 24 VDC (10 to 30 VDC), ripple (p-p): 10% max.
Current consumption 450 mW max. (Current consumption: 15 mA max. at power supply voltage of 30 V)
Load current Open-collector output, 100 mA max.
2 V max. (Load current: 100 mA, Cable length: 2 m)
Indicators NO Models: Operation indicator (yellow) (flashing), Setting indicator (yellow) (lit); NC
Models: Operation indicator (yellow) (lit)
Operation mode B1/C1 Models: NO
B2/C2 Models: NC
(Refer to the timing charts under I/O Circuit Diagrams for details.)
Protection circuits Power supply reverse polarity protection, reversed output polarity protection, load short-
circuit protection, surge suppressor
Ambient temperature Operating/Storage: -25 to 70°C (with no icing or condensation)
Ambient humidity Operating/Storage: 35% to 95% (with no condensation)
Temperature influence Based on the sensing distance at 23°C in the temperature range of -25 to 70°C
±10% max. ±15% max. ±10% max. ±15% max. ±10% max. ±15% max.
Voltage influence ±1.5% max. of sensing distance at rated voltage in the rated voltage ±15% range
Insulation resistance 50 MΩ min. (at 500 VDC) between current-carrying parts and case
Dielectric strength 1,000 VAC, 50/60 Hz for 1 minute between current-carrying parts and case
Vibration resistance Destruction: 10 to 55 Hz, 1.5-mm double amplitude for 2 hours each in X, Y, and Z
Shock resistance Destruction: 1,000 m/s2 10 times each in X, Y, and Z directions
Degree of protection IEC IP67 (Pre-wired Models and Pre-wired Connector Models are oil-resistant to the
OMRON in-house standard.)
Connection method Pre-wired Models (Standard cable length: 2 m), Connector Models, Pre-wired Connector
Models (Standard cable length: 300 mm)
Cable Approx. 120 g Approx. 150 g Approx. 200 g
Connector Approx. 30 g Approx. 45 g Approx. 120 g
Approx. 50 g Approx. 70 g Approx. 140 g
Materials Case Nickel-plated brass
Heat-resistant ABS
Clamping nuts Nickel-plated brass
Zinc-plated iron
Accessories Instruction manual

* The response frequency is an average value.
    Measurement conditions are as follows: Standard sensing object, a distance between target objects of twice the
    size of the standard sensing object, and a set distance of half the sensing distance.