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EX-30 photoelectric sensor

Ultracompact photoelectric sensor with front sensing.
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Threaded miniature photoelectric sensors

With an M4 thru-beam type and an M6 reflective type sensor, the user has a series of miniature photoelectric sensors at his disposal. In addition to being quick and easy to install, the EX-30 series sensors' integrated signal amplifier, stable mechanical properties, and robust, zinc housing make it an attractive alternative to photoelectric sensors with fiber cables.


  • Threaded design (M4 thru-beam type and M6 reflective type)
  • Response time only 0.5ms
  • New: up to 35% less power consumption
  • New: improved ambient light immunity
  • Red LED
  • Sensitivity can be adjusted (EX-32, EX-33)
  • 2-color LED indicator
  • IP67 degree of protection
  • Light ON/dark ON modes (EX-33)


  • Slit masks
  • Sensor mounting bracket
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EX-30 applications
  • Detecting quantity of labels in label magazine
    Detects the remaining amount of labels by the thickness of the roll.
  • Detecting ICs
    Detects whether ICs are accurately placed in IC trays.
  • Resin bottle detection
    The EX-32A threaded photo electric sensor confirms the arrival of bottles.


Name File Type Size Date Language
PDF Brochure Automates programmables industriels Catalog, Shortform 5.9 MB 09.04.2021 French
PDF Brochure Capteurs Catalog, Shortform 32.5 MB 13.09.2021 French
PDF Catálogo Resumen Autómatas Programables Catalog, Shortform 13.3 MB 21.01.2022 Spanish
PDF Catálogo Resumen Sensores Data sheet 30.6 MB 28.04.2021 Spanish
PDF Data sheet EX-30 Data sheet 2.1 MB English
PDF FP Serie Controllori Programmabili Catalog, Shortform 13.4 MB Italian
PDF Overview Programmable Logic Controllers Catalog, Shortform 6 MB 18.10.2021 English
PDF Programma Sensori Catalog, Shortform 2.6 MB 11.01.2021 Italian
PDF Sensor Selection Guide for Packaging Industry Catalog 14.7 MB 12.07.2022 English
PDF Senzory - Zkrácená verze Catalog, Shortform 10.1 MB 28.01.2013 Czech
PDF Short Form Sensors for Factory Automation Catalog, Shortform 32.7 MB 08.07.2021 English
PDF Übersicht Sensoren Catalog, Shortform 28 MB 05.05.2022 German
PDF Übersicht Speicherprogrammierbare Steuerungen Catalog, Shortform 13.3 MB 02.12.2021 German
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