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High precision gap checker sensor
2nd Quarter 2018, Other technologies


The new ISA3 series of gap checker sensors from SMC offers several significant benefits, including lowered air consumption, increased precision and reduced cabling work. The range of applications is expanding to cover faster, more precise processes in quality control and in-process quality assurance. For improved visibility, the gap checker sensor has a two-line, three-colour digital display so readings are possible from some distance or at a brief glance. It is designed for quick and simple installation as well as easy operation and is extremely robust and maintenance-friendly.

The switching points can be adjusted in three easy steps. A button lock function also prevents settings from being unintentionally changed. The sensors score points with their compact dimensions and reduced weight. They are particularly suitable in confined assembly conditions. The ISA3 series covers three types of catch sensors: a new addition to the existing type G, with a query distance of 0,02 to 0,15 mm; type H, with a query distance of 0,05 to 0,3 mm; and type F with a nominal range of 0,01 to 0,03 mm. This expansion creates the opportunity to introduce the ISA3 gap checker sensors in processes with very short measuring distances, or those where higher precision is required.

An added feature is the connection cable, allowing several sensors to be linked to a centralised lead wire. In addition, the air connection can be on either the right or left side of the control unit. Both serve to reduce the wiring work, giving more flexibility in the design.


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Supplied By: SMC Pneumatics South Africa
Tel: +27 11 100 5866
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Email: sales@smcpneumatics.co.za
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