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Specification Description
Part Number E3ZM-B86T
Alternative Part Number E3ZMB86T
Manufacturer Omron
Sensing Method Retro-Reflective
Sensing Distance 500 mm
Minimum Sensing Distance 100 mm
Adjustment Method Manual Adjustment
Connection Method Connector M8 - 4 pin
Output Type PNP
Operation Modes Dark-ON, Light-ON
Response Time 1 ms
Housing Material Stainless Steel
Light Type Polarized Red Light
Power Supply Voltage 10 to 30 V dc
Features M.S.R. (Modulated Signal Recognition), Transparent Detection (glass, PET, foil)
Protection Degree IP67/IP69K
Product Width 10.8 mm
Product Height 32 mm
Product Depth 21 mm
Commodity Code 903180

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E3ZM-B86T Product Description

The Omron E3ZM-B86T is a high-performance photoelectric sensor designed for precise retroreflective detection of transparent objects. This compact and robust sensor is engineered with a stainless steel housing, ensuring durability and resistance to harsh industrial environments, including exposure to detergents and high-pressure water, as indicated by its IP67/IP69K protection rating.

With a sensing distance ranging from 100 mm to 500 mm, the E3ZM-B86T is versatile for various applications. It features a polarised red light that excels in detecting transparent materials such as glass, PET bottles, and foils, making it an ideal choice for packaging lines, material handling, and food and beverage processing.

The sensor is equipped with a manual adjustment setting method and an M8 4-pin connector for easy installation and maintenance. It offers both Dark-ON and Light-ON operation modes, catering to different operational requirements. The quick response time of 1 ms ensures timely and reliable detection, contributing to the efficiency of automated processes.

The Omron E3ZM-B86T is a testament to Omron's commitment to innovation, providing a reliable sensing solution that enhances productivity and minimises downtime in industrial settings.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the sensing method used in this photoelectric sensor?

The sensor uses a retro-reflective sensing method, which is designed to detect the presence of transparent objects by reflecting light off a specialised reflector back to the sensor.

Can this sensor detect transparent materials other than PET?

Yes, the E3ZM-B86T is capable of detecting various transparent materials including glass and foil, in addition to PET.

What is the detection range of this sensor?

The sensor has a detection range that can be adjusted from 100 mm to 500 mm, allowing for flexibility in different application setups.

How is the sensor adjusted for different applications?

The sensor features manual adjustment, which can be done either through a potentiometer or a teaching button, depending on the specific requirements of the application.

What type of output does the sensor provide?

The sensor provides a PNP output, which is a commonly used configuration in industrial control systems.

What are the power supply requirements for this sensor?

The sensor operates on a power supply voltage range of 10 to 30 V dc, making it suitable for a variety of industrial power systems.

What type of light does the sensor use for detection?

It uses polarised red light, which helps in accurately detecting transparent objects without false triggers from reflections.

What is the response time of the sensor?

The sensor boasts a quick response time of 1 ms, which is ideal for high-speed detection requirements.

What is the degree of protection provided by the sensor?

The sensor is rated with a degree of protection of IP67/IP69K, indicating a high level of protection against dust and water ingress, making it suitable for harsh industrial environments.

What materials are used in the construction of the sensor's housing?

The housing of the sensor is made from stainless steel, specifically SUS316L, which offers excellent resistance to corrosion and chemical exposure.