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  • Ample performance reserves
  • Infrared light
  • Insensitive to contamination

EO98VB-U Through-Beam Sensor

These through-beam sensors are best suited for use in industrial environments. Thanks to their large working range, the devices demonstrate excellent functional reliability in highly contaminated environments. The sensors can be checked for correct functioning via the test input.
Optical Data
Range 10,000 mm
Switching Hysteresis  < 15 %
Light Source Infrared Light
Service Life (T = +25 °C) 100,000 h
Max. Ambient Light 10,000 Lux
Opening Angle 8 °
Electrical Data
Sensor Type Receiver
Supply Voltage 10 ... 30 V DC
Current Consumption (Ub = 24 V) < 40 mA
Switching Frequency 250 Hz
Response Time 2 ms
Temperature Drift < 10 %
Temperature Range -10 ... 60 °C
Switching Output Voltage Drop < 2.5 V
Switching Output/Switching Current 200 mA
Residual Current Switching Output < 50 µA
Short Circuit and Overload Protection yes
Reverse Polarity Protection yes
Protection Class III
Mechanical Data
Setting Method Potentiometer
Housing Material CuZn, nickel-plated
Full Encapsulation yes
Degree of Protection IP67
Connection Cable, 3-wire, 2 m
Safety-relevant Data
MTTFd (EN ISO 13849-1) 4,279.64 a
PNP NO yes
Standards and certificates
B_SYM_CE_01.pdf B_SYM_CE_01.pdf B_SYM_CE_01.pdf B_SYM_CE_01.pdf B_SYM_CE_01.pdf
Connection Diagram
Ctrl. Panel
05 = Switching Distance Adjuster
01 = Switching Status Indicator
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Operating instructions
EU Declaration of Conformity
Product Comparison