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Marvo Part ID: MV-2EQU

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Pepperl + Fuchs

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Specification Description
Part Number NJ5-18GM50-E2
Alternative Part Number NJ518GM50E2
Manufacturer Pepperl + Fuchs
Series NJ15
Sensor Type Inductive
Shape Cylindrical
Thread Size M18 x 1 mm
Sensing Range 5 mm
Output Type PNP/1NO
Operating Voltage Range 10 to 60 V
Operating Current 0 to 200 mA
Switching Frequency 0 to 1500 Hz
Shielding Shielded
Installation Type Flush
Housing Material Stainless steel 1.4305 / AISI 303
Sensing Face Material PBT
Degree of Protection IP67
Connection Type Connector M12 x 1, 4-pin
Ambient Temperature Range -25 to 70 °C (-13 to 158 °F)
Storage Temperature Range -40 to 85 °C (-40 to 185 °F)
Approvals UL Listed, General Purpose; CSA Listed, General Purpose; Certified by China Compulsory Certification (CCC)
Special Features ATEX-approval for zone 2 and zone 22
Accessories Mounting flange, Quick mounting bracket with dead stop, Cable sockets, Field-attachable connectors

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NJ5-18GM50-E2 Product Description

The Pepperl + Fuchs NJ5-18GM50-E2 is a high-performance inductive sensor designed for precision detection in a variety of industrial applications. This sensor, part of the NJ15 Series, boasts a cylindrical form factor with an M18 x 1 mm thread, making it suitable for seamless integration into existing systems. With a 5 mm sensing range, it provides reliable and accurate detection of metallic objects.

Constructed with a robust stainless steel housing, the NJ5-18GM50-E2 ensures durability and longevity in harsh industrial environments. It operates within a voltage range of 10 to 60 V DC and can handle operating currents from 0 to 200 mA, making it versatile for different electrical setups. The sensor also features a PNP normally open (NO) output, which is widely compatible with various control systems.

The device is engineered to offer a switching frequency of up to 1500 Hz, allowing for high-speed operation and response to rapid process changes. It is also equipped with LED indicators for easy status monitoring and diagnostics during operation. The sensor is shielded, providing additional protection against electromagnetic interference, which is critical in maintaining performance in industrial settings.

With an IP67 rating, the NJ5-18GM50-E2 is dust-tight and protected against the effects of immersion in water, ensuring reliable performance in demanding conditions. Its assured operating distance of 0 to 4.05 mm, along with a reduction factor for different metals, allows for flexible application across various detection tasks.

This inductive sensor is a dependable choice for automation tasks where precision detection of metallic components is essential, such as in assembly lines, packaging machinery, and automated material handling systems. Its robust construction, combined with high operational reliability, makes it a valuable component for enhancing efficiency and productivity in industrial operations.

Frequently Asked Questions

What type of sensor is the NJ5-18GM50-E2?

The NJ5-18GM50-E2 is an inductive sensor designed for detecting the presence of metal objects without physical contact.

Can the NJ5-18GM50-E2 be installed flush with the surface?

Yes, this inductive sensor is designed for flush mounting, allowing for seamless integration into various applications.

What is the sensing range of this inductive sensor?

The sensor has a rated operating distance of 5 mm, with an assured operating distance of 0 to 4.05 mm.

What are the electrical specifications of the NJ5-18GM50-E2?

This sensor operates with a supply voltage of 10 to 60 V DC, has an operating current of 0 to 200 mA, and can switch at frequencies up to 1500 Hz.

Is the NJ5-18GM50-E2 protected against reverse polarity?

Yes, the sensor includes reverse polarity protection to prevent damage from incorrect electrical connections.

What type of output does the NJ5-18GM50-E2 provide?

It provides a PNP normally open (NO) output, which is a common configuration for inductive sensors.

What materials can the NJ5-18GM50-E2 detect?

This sensor can detect metallic objects, with different reduction factors for materials like aluminium, copper, and stainless steel.

What is the protection rating of the NJ5-18GM50-E2?

The sensor is rated with an IP67 protection degree, meaning it is dust-tight and can withstand temporary immersion in water.

How is the switching state indicated on the NJ5-18GM50-E2?

The sensor has an integrated yellow LED that indicates the switching state for easy visual monitoring.

What are the ambient operating temperatures for the NJ5-18GM50-E2?

The sensor can operate in ambient temperatures ranging from -25 to 70 °C, making it suitable for a variety of industrial environments.