Sick IMF Hygienic Inductive Proximity Sensors

Sick IMF Hygienic Inductive Proximity Sensors

Sick's IMF proximity sensors are specifically designed to work in the wash down conditions of the food and beverage industry.

The IMF proximity sensors have a stainless steel 316L / 1.4404 and FDA certified plastic PPS housing and can withstand the most stringent cleaning processes.

Sick IMF Hygienic Inductive Proximity Sensors - Features & Benefits

  • Extremely watertight (IP 68/IP 69K) for wash down environments
  • Stainless steel housing (316L/1.4404)
  • Front cap made of PPS (FDA-certified material)
  • Extended temperature range (–40 to +80 °C). Tolerates short-term temperature increases up to 100 °C
  • Resistant to industrial cleaning agents, ECOLAB and JohnsonDiversey certified
  • Laser etched part number
  • Reduced machine downtime
  • Hygienic process due to FDA approved material and hygienic design
  • Reduced maintenance costs due to sensor’s resistance to aggressive cleaning cycles
  • No restrictions on cleaning agents or processes, ensuring reliable operation
Sick IMF Hygienic Inductive Proximity Sensors - Technical Specification
Part Number IMF12 IMF18
Housing M12 x 1 M18 x 1
Sensing Range Sn

Flush

Non-Flush

2mm / 4mm

4mm / 8mm

5mm / 8mm

8mm / 12mm

Assured Sensing Range Sa

1.62mm / 3.24mm

3.24mm / 6.48mm

4.05mm / 6.48mm

6.48mm / 9.72mm

Installation Type Flush / Non-Flush
Switching Frequency 2,000Hz 1,500Hz
Output Type PNP / NPN
Output Function NO / NC / Complementary
Electrical Wiring DC 3-wire / DC 4-wire
Enclosure Rating IP68, IP69K

 

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