Frequently Asked Questions about Photoelectric Sensors

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Photoelectric Sensors

Looking for E3JM-10L-G photoelectric sensor.

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This model is only the emitter part. You may select the complete set which is E3JM-10M4-G-N photoelectric sensor

E3S-DC photoelectric sensor has a color mark sensor but unable to detect orange and black color

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Kindly contact us directly at  for further technical discussion.

Looking into OMRON,E3Z-T61 photoelectric sensor, T-B,NPN,SD=15M, Does it have plug or pin type?

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You may select E3Z-T66 and the connector cable which is either XS3F-M421-402-A (Straight) or XS3F-M422-402-A (L-Shaped). Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Looking for an equivalent model for the photoelectric sensor, PZ-V31, and PR-M51P3. PZ-V31: – NPN – 2m cable – 300mm sensing distance – Digital display PR-M51P3: – PNP – 3m cable – 1.2m sensing distance – Output 1: Dark on – Output 2: Light on.

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You may consider this photoelectric sensor, E3Z-D62: NPN output, 2m pre-wired, 1m sensing distance, and manual tuning. – E3T-ST33 (Light On) or E3T-ST34 (Dark On): PNP output, 2m pre-wired, 2m sensing distance.

Looking for equivalent model for E3F-5L + E3F-5DP1 photoelectric sensor.

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You may consider this E3FA-TP12 photoelectric sensor.

Looking for an equivalent model for E3F2-DS30B4-P1 and E3F2-DS30C4-P1 photoelectric sensor.

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You may consider an E3FA-DN25 photoelectric sensor. For the connector, there are two types XS2F-M12PVC4S2M (Straight) or XS2F-M12PVC4A2M (L-Shaped). Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Looking for a photoelectric sensor that has a sensing distance of 10m.

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You may consider this photoelectric sensor E3Z-T61. This model has a sensing distance of 15m but kindly take note of the output.

Does the photoelectric sensor E3T-ST122 come in pair (emitter and receiver)?

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This photoelectric sensor model E3T-ST12-2 comes with a pair consist of an emitter and receiver. Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Does the photoelectric sensor E3T-ST122 has a trimmer built into the receiver?

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You may consider this photoelectric sensor E3T-ST12 + E39-E10 sensitivity adjustment unit.

Does E3Z-T61 come with its mounting bracket?

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The mounting bracket for E3Z-T61 needs to order separately.

Looking for equivalent model for U-Shape Photoelectric Sensor SU30-P. This model is a PNP output with the light on/dark on selectable. The sensing distance is 30mm.

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You may consider E3Z-G81. Please take note that the dimension is different and the sensing distance is 25mm. Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Looking for an equivalent model for photoelectric sensor E3JK-5L and EJ3K-5DM2.

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You may consider E3JK-TR11 or E3JM-10M4-N.

Looking for equivalent Panasonic Photoelectric Sensor Model: NX5-M10RA (Light On).

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You may consider Omron photoelectric sensor, E3Z-T61A 2M. Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Looking for equivalent Photoelectric Sensor.

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You may consider E3Z-D61 2M. Do take note of the mounting type and direction.

Looking for E3Z-D62 2M.

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You may consider E3Z-D62 2M. Do take note that the sensing distance is 1m, the outlook may be slightly different. Kindly refer to the datasheet here.

Looking for the equivalent sensors from LV-NH35 and LV-N11P.

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You may consider E3C-LDA41 2M and E3C-LD11 2M. Kindly refer to the datasheet here for E3C-LDA41 2M and here for E3C-LD11 2M. Kindly contact us directly at  for a quotation.

Looking for a replacement for the E3C-C sensor amplifier.

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Sorry, there is no replacement for this model. Kindly advise us of the existing sensor head and application details directly at  for further technical discussion.

Looking for a replacement model for E3HF-1L and E3HF-1DE.

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You may consider E3T-FT11 2M. Do note that the dimensions and ratings are different.

Looking for equivalent model for E3JK-5DM1.

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You may consider E3JK-TR14.

Looking for equivalent model for E3F2-DS10C4.

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You may consider E3FA-DN11.

Looking for equivalent model for Panasonic EX-24A-PN.

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You may consider E3T-FD13, with the sensing distance of 5-30mm and E3T-FL23, with the sensing distance of 1-30mm.

Looking for equivalent model for Keyance PZ-G102N.

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Sorry, we do not carry such brand. However, you may consider E3Z-D61.

Looking for equivalent model for S100-PR-5-B10-NK.

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You may consider E3Z-R61.

Looking for equivalent model for Pepperl Fuchs OBT200-18GM60-E4-V1.

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You may consider E3FB-DN22.

Looking for equivalent model for O6P201 IFM.

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You may consider E3Z-R81.

Looking for equivalent model of a CE certified NPN Retroreflective Sensor with 100mm to 1m sensing range.

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You may consider E3Z-R61 + E39-R1S. Kindly take note that the sensing distance is 100mm to 4m.

Looking for equivalent model of an Eye Mark Sensor.

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You may consider E3S-DC/E3NX-CA Series.

What is the difference between E3R-SR21 & E3T-SR41?

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E3R-SR21 sensing distance is 10-200mm while E3T-SR41 sensing distance is 30-200mm.

Looking for equivalent model with dimension around 30 ~ 40 mm square, to use together with E39-RS2-CA reflector tape, as the reflector E39-R4 is too small. Can E3T-SR21 can work well?

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You may consider E3T-SR41. We would recommend to use this with the tapee reflector instead as it has similar specs with E3T-SR21.

Looking for equivalent model for Keyence PZ-G51T, P/N and PZ-G51NR, P/N.

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PZ-G51T and PZ-G51NR are the emitter and the receiver of the Through-Beam Sensor PZ-G51N. You may consider E3Z-T61 2M with the sensing distance of 15m or E3Z-T62 2M with the sensing distance of 30m.

Looking for equivalent model of a E3X-DAC11-S.

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You may consider E3NX-CA11 2M.

Looking for the terminal connection for E3FA series.

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For the Dark-ON or Light-ON operation, it can be changeable depending on the terminal connection.
For Dark-ON, connect the Pink wire to the blue wire and the E3FA-RN22 will be configured as Dark-ON operation mode.
For Light-ON, connect the Pink wire to the brown wire OR open the Pink wire, hence E3FA-RN22 will be configured as Light-On operation mode.
Kindly refer to the datasheet here.

Looking for equivalent model for E3S-BT81.

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You may consider E3Z-T81.

Looking for equivalent model for E3F2-R2RB4-S.

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You may consider E3FB-RP11 2M + E39-R1S. Kindly note that the housing material is different.

Looking for equivalent model with the sensing distance less than 15mm, PNP and 5V.

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You may consider E3Z-G81 with the sensing distance of 25mm, PNP. Kindly take note of the sensing sensing distance.

Looking for equivalent model for Panasonic CX-481.

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You may consider E3Z-D82. Kindly take note of the sensing range is up to 1m. Kindly contact us directly at for further technical discussion.

Looking for equivalent model for (HUEYIN) HN-1805-P1 and UN-15R-P.

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You may consider HN-1805-P1 -> TL-Q5MB1
UN-15R-P -> E3Z-D82. Kindly note that the sensing distance is greater than the one you are using now.

Looking for equivalent model for KR-Q50N.

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You may consider E3Z-B61. Kindly note that this model do not have VDE protection.

Looking for equivalent model for KEYENCE PR-M51N3.

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You may consider PR-M51N3. Kindly note that this model only have single output light on E3T-ST31 or dark on E3T-ST32, instead of dual output.

Looking for equivalent model for WTB9L-3N2261.

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You may consider E3Z-LS66. Kindly note that this product sensing range is till 200mm only and the degree protection is IP67.

Looking for equivalent model for E3F2-R4B4-P1 and E4B-LS20E4.

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You can consider the following:
E3F2-R4B4-P1 –> E3FA-RP21
E4B-LS20E4 –> E4C-DS30 with E4C-UDA11.
Kindly note that this is not a direct 1-1 replacement.

Looking for equivalent model for Optex CDD-100(N/P)-R.

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You may consider E3FA-DN13 2M. Kindly note that the distance is adjustable by using sensitivity adjuster.

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