Slot 50mm width 59mm depth ADJ

Photoelectric fork for objects detection with regulation

  • Simple and accurate adjustment manually by -/+ buttons
  • Infrared emission; LASER emission class 1
  • Metal housing
  • Light/Dark switching, selectable by button
  • Minimum size object detection 0,2 mm (FC6I) and 0,05 mm (FC6L)
  • -20…+60 °C temperature range
  • M8 connectors (4pins): PNP/NPN, LO/DO
  • Switching frequency 10 kHz


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Technical features

Detection properties

Nominal sensing distance 50mm
minimum detectable object 0.05mm
Sensitivity adjustment Teach-in


Function Principle Photoelectric slot


Output type NPN / PNP L/D Selectable
Output Function L/D Selectable
Switching frequency 10kHz
Response time 50 µs

Electrical data

Operating Voltage 12...24Vdc
No-Load supply current ≤ 40mA
Load current 100mA
Output voltage drop ≤2V@Iload=100mA
Max ripple content ≤ 10%
LED indicators Yellow (status output), Red (adjustment or block keypad)
Time delay before availability ≤200ms
Short-circuit protection Yes
Reverse Polarity Protection Yes
Emission Red LASER 670 nm, modulated, class 1
Interference to external light 5000lux (incandescent lamp), 10000lux (sunlight)

Mechanical data

Dimensions Width slot detection 50mm - Depth slot detection 59mm
Weight 86g
Housing Material Painted aluminium
Connections M8 plug 4 pin
Active Head Material Polyamide/glass
Operating temperature - 20°C…+ 50°C
Storage temperature - 30°C…+ 80°C
Width slot detection 50mm
Depth slot detection 59mm


Approvals CE
EMC compatibility EN 60947-5-2
Degree of protection IP65

Generical Data

Dimensions Width slot detection 50mm - Depth slot detection 59mm
Operating Temperature - 10°C…+ 60°C (Without freeze)
Mechanical Protection IP65