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E58 Harsh Duty Series Photoelectric Sensors

Product Announcement from Eaton Corporation - Sensors

E58 Harsh Duty Series Photoelectric Sensors-Image

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The Cutler-Hammer E58 Harsh Duty Series by Eaton Corporation was designed to withstand your harshest physical, chemical and optical environments.

Extensive research dictated the choice of materials used in this sensor. Stainless steel, PVDF and tempered glass components are mechanically assembled using Viton(R) seals to ensure complete sealing and resistance to industry chemicals. All adhesives and potting subject to failure from chemical attack have been eliminated from the design. The result is a sensor highly resistant to chemical attack and moisture intrusion, that can withstand heavy shock and vibration in almost any application.

E58 Harsh Duty sensors feature unparalleled optical performance. They are ideal for automotive applications where exposure to lubricants, cutting fluids, coolants and glycols is common. For food processing applications, a smooth body version simplifies high-pressure chemical washdowns, and withstands the use of sanitizers, surfactants, and cleaning agents including bases and acids.


- Sensors are available in 18 mm and 30 mm diameters

- Highly refined optics for long sensing ranges and to see through high levels of contamination—unmatched optical performance

- Perfect Prox(R) technology provides exceptional background rejection and extremely high excess gain

- Resistant to the wide range of chemicals used in the automotive, food processing and forest product industries

- Suitable for high temperature, high pressure washdown (1200 psi)

- The only truly visible beam in its class

- Mechanical Viton seals hold up to extreme temperature variations

- Visible sensing beam on all models lets you see where the beam is aligned for quick setup and alignment

- Output status indicator is the brightest available and is visible from any angle and in any lighting condition

- The industry's only background rejection sensors with a 2-wire circuit design

- Models available with both AC and DC operation in a single unit

- 4-wire DC sensors offer dual NPN and PNP outputs


- UL Listed

- C-UL Listed


- Any environment which has physical or chemical hazards or demands super high performance optics

- Packaging machines

- Conveyors and other material handling equipment

- Food processing equipment

- Assembly machines

- Pharmaceutical machines

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