Advanced color and contrast sensors in compact case

    Color S65-V:
  • 3 independent NPN or PNP outputs and RS 485 serial interface
  • 3 channel color sensor with 10 tolerance levels
  • Wide spectrum white light LED emission and RGB photo-receiver
  • 2 push button setting with 4 digit display indicator
  • Contrast S65-W:
  • High 12 bit resolution and 30 kHz switching frequency
  • PNP or NPN output and RS 485 serial interface

Technical features

Detection properties

Nominal sensing distance 45mm
Spot dimension Ø 4 mm
Sensitivity adjustment Teach-in


Function Principle Color detection
Description Compact square case
Optic position Radial 90°
Functions Color detection


Output type NPN, RS485
Switching frequency 100 Hz (norm) and 500 Hz (fast)
Response time 1

Electrical data

Operating Voltage 10…30VDC
No-Load supply current ≤ 60mA
Load current ≤100mA
Output voltage drop ≤ 2VDC
LED indicators Yellow (output state) green 4-digit display, 3 OUTPUT STATUS LEDs
Short-circuit protection YES
Reverse Polarity Protection Yes
Emission LED white
Interference to external light according to EN 60947-5-2 : 2020
Impulsive Overvoltage Protection Yes
Insulation resistance >20 MΩ 500 Vdc, between electronics and housing
Contact resistance 500 Vac 1 min., between electronics and housing

Mechanical data

Dimensions 25x50x50
Housing Material Plastic - ABS / PMMA
Connections M12 plug
Active Head Material PMMA
Storage temperature - 20°C…+70°C
Diameter/Dimension Cubic


Approvals CE cULus
Shocks and vibrations 0.5 mm amplitude, 10 … 55 Hz frequency, for every axis (EN60068-2-6)

Generical Data

Dimensions 25x50x50
Operating Temperature - 10°C…+ 55°C
Mechanical Protection IP67