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Bul. 872C Inductive Proximity Sensors

Bul. 872C Inductive Proximity Sensors

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3-Wire DC Standard and Short Barrel


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Standard Barrel

Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable Style 6.5 2 (0.08) Yes N.O. PNP 2000 872C-MM1NP7-E2
8 2 (0.08) Yes 2500 872C-D2NP8-E2
3 (0.12) No 872C-D3NP8-E2
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 872C-D3NP12-E2
4 (0.16) No 872C-D4NP12-E2
18 5 (0.20) Yes 1500 872C-D5NP18-E2
8 (0.31) No 872C-D8NP18-E2
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 872C-D10NP30-E2
15 (0.59) No 872C-D15NP30-E2
Mini QD Style 18 5 (0.20) Yes 1500 ‡  872C-D5NP18-N4
8 (0.31) No ‡  872C-D8NP18-N4
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 ‡  872C-D10NP30-N4
15 (0.59) No ‡  872C-D15NP30-N4
Micro QD Style 8 2 (0.08) Yes 2500 ⋆  872C-D2NP8-D4
3 (0.12) No ⋆  872C-D3NP8-D4
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 ⋆  872C-D3NP12-D4
4 (0.16) No ⋆  872C-D4NP12-D4
18 5 (0.2) Yes 1500 ⋆  872C-D5NP18-D4
8 (0.31) No ⋆  872C-D8NP18-D4
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 ⋆  872C-D10NP30-D4
15 (0.59) No ⋆  872C-D15NP30-D4
Pico QD Style 6.5 2 (0.08) Yes 2000 §  872C-MM1NP7-P3
8 2 (0.08) Yes 2500 §  872C-D2NP8-P3
3 (0.12) No §  872C-D3NP8-P3
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 §  872C-D3NP12-P3
4 (0.16) No §  872C-D4NP12-P3
18 5 (0.20) Yes 1500 §  872C-D5NP18-P3
8 (0.31) No §  872C-D8NP18-P3
  
Note:N.C. and NPN versions also available.
    Nickel-plated brass barrel is shown; for stainless steel barrel replace 872C with 872CT in cat. no.
    Cable style options: E2 at the end of cat. no. designates PVC cable 2 m in length. Replace E2 with E5 or E10 for 5 or 10 m length. For polyurethane cable, replace E2 with J2, J5, or J10 for 2, 5, or 10 m length.

QD Cordsets

   Connector Style Cat. No.
‡  1.8 (6) Mini Style QD Cordset, 4-Pin 889N-F4AFC-6F
⋆  2 m (6.5 ft) DC micro QD cordset, straight, 4-pin, 2 m 889D-F4AC-2
§  2 m (6.5 ft) Pico style QD cordset, 3-pin 889P-F3AB-2
  

Short Barrel

Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable style 8 2 (0.08) Yes N.O. PNP 2500 872C-DH2NP8-E2
3 (0.12) No 872C-DH3NP8-E2
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 872C-DH3NP12-E2
4 (0.16) No 872C-DH4NP12-E2
18 5 (0.2) Yes 1500 872C-DH5NP18-E2
8 (0.32) No 872C-DH8NP18-E2
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 872C-DH10NP30-E2
15 (0.59) No 872C-DH15NP30-E2
Mini QD style 18 5 (0.20) Yes 1500 ‡  872C-DH5NP18-N4
8 (0.31) No ‡  872C-DH8NP18-N4
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 ‡  872C-DH10NP30-N4
15 (0.59) No ‡  872C-DH15NP30-N4
Micro QD style 8 2 (0.08) Yes 2500 ⋆  872C-DH2NP8-D4
3 (0.12) No ⋆  872C-DH3NP8-D4
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 ⋆  872C-DH3NP12-D4
4 (0.16) No ⋆  872C-DH4NP12-D4
18 5 (0.20) Yes 1500 ⋆  872C-DH5NP18-D4
8 (0.31) No ⋆  872C-DH8NP18-D4
30 10 (0.39) Yes 1000 ⋆  872C-DH10NP30-D4
15 (0.59) No ⋆  872C-DH15NP30-D4
Pico QD style 8 2 (0.08) Yes 2500 §  872C-DH2NP8-P3
3 (0.12) No §  872C-DH3NP8-P3
12 3 (0.12) Yes 1300 §  872C-DH3NP12-P3
4 (0.16) No §  872C-DH4NP12-P3
18 5 (0.2) Yes 1500 §  872C-DH5NP18-P3
8 (0.32) No §  872C-DH8NP18-P3
  
Note:N.C. and NPN versions also available.
    Nickel-plated brass barrel is shown; for stainless steel barrel replace 872C with 872CT in cat. no.
    Cable style options: E2 at the end of cat. no. designates PVC cable 2 m in length. Replace E2 with E5 or E10 for 5 or 10 m length. For polyurethane cable, replace E2 with J2, J5, or J10 for 2, 5, or 10 m length.

QD Cordsets

   Connector Style Cat. No.
‡  1.8 (6) Mini Style QD Cordset, 4-Pin 889N-F4AFC-6F
⋆  2 m (6.5 ft) DC micro QD cordset, straight, 4-pin, 2 m 889D-F4AC-2
§  2 m (6.5 ft) Pico style QD cordset, 3-pin 889P-F3AB-2
  

3-Wire DC Extended Sensing — Standard and Short Barrel


Click to enlarge - 872C DC QD Micro_GS


Standard Barrel

Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable style 8 3 (0.12) Yes N.O. PNP 2500 872C-M3NP8-E2
4 (0.16) No 872C-N4NP8-E2
12 4 (0.16) Yes 1300 872C-M4NP12-E2
8 (0.31) No 872C-N8NP12-E2
18 8 (0.31) Yes 1500 872C-M8NP18-E2
12 (0.47) No 872C-N12NP18-E2
30 15 (0.59) Yes 1000 872C-M15NP30-E2
20 (0.79) No 872C-N20NP30-E2
Micro QD style 8 3 (0.12) Yes 2500 ⋆  872C-M3NP8-D4
4 (0.16) No ⋆  872C-N4NP8-D4
12 4 (0.16) Yes 1300 ⋆  872C-M4NP12-D4
8 (0.31) No ⋆  872C-N8NP12-D4
18 8 (0.31) Yes 1500 ⋆  872C-M8NP18-D4
12 (0.47) No ⋆  872C-N12NP18-D4
30 15 (0.59) Yes 1000 ⋆  872C-M15NP30-D4
20 (0.79) No ⋆  872C-N20NP30-D4
  
Note:N.C. and NPN versions also available.
    Nickel-plated brass barrel is shown; for stainless steel barrel replace 872C with 872CT in cat. no.
    Cable style options: E2 at the end of cat. no. designates PVC cable 2 m in length. Replace E2 with E5 or E10 for 5 or 10 m length. For polyurethane cable, replace E2 with J2, J5, or J10 for 2, 5, or 10 m length.

Short Barrel

Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance
[mm (in.)]
Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable style 8 3 (0.12) Yes N.O. PNP 2500 872C-MH3NP8-E2
4 (0.16) No 872C-NH4NP8-E2
12 4 (0.16) Yes 1300 872C-MH4NP12-E2
8 (0.32) No 872C-NH8NP12-E2
18 8 (0.32) Yes 1500 872C-MH8NP18-E2
12 (0.47) No 872C-NH12NP18-E2
30 15 (0.59) Yes 1000 872C-MH15NP30-E2
20 (0.79) No 872C-NH20NP30-E2
Micro QD style 8 3 (0.12) Yes 2500 872C-MH3NP8-D4
4 (0.16) No 872C-NH4NP8-D4
12 4 (0.16) Yes 1300 872C-MH4NP12-D4
8 (0.32) No 872C-NH8NP12-D4
18 8 (0.32) Yes 1500 872C-MH8NP18-D4
12 (0.47) No 872C-NH12NP18-D4
30 15 (0.59) Yes 1000 872C-MH15NP30-D4
20 (0.79) No 872C-NH20NP30-D4
  
Note:N.C. and NPN versions also available.
    Nickel-plated brass barrel is shown; for stainless steel barrel replace 872C with 872CT in cat. no.
    Cable style options: E2 at the end of cat. no. designates PVC cable 2 m in length. Replace E2 with E5 or E10 for 5 or 10 m length. For polyurethane cable, replace E2 with J2, J5, or J10 for 2, 5, or 10 m length.

QD Cordsets

   Connector Style Cat. No.
⋆  2 m (6.5 ft) DC micro QD cordset, straight, 4-pin, 2 m 889D-F4AC-2
  

3-Wire DC Long Range Sensing


Click to enlarge - 872C_D3##_Product_4C


Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Micro QD Style 6.5 3 (0.12) Yes N.O. NPN 1000 ⋆  872C-M3NN7-D4
PNP 872C-M3NP7-D4
8 6 (0.23) No N.O. NPN 500 ⋆  872C-N6NN8-D4
PNP 872C-N6NP8-D4
12 6 (0.23) Yes N.O. NPN 800 ⋆  872C-M6NN12-D4
PNP 872C-M6NP12-D4
10 (0.39) No N.O. NPN 400 ⋆  872C-N10NN12-D4
PNP 872C-N10NP12-D4
18 12 (0.47) Yes N.O. NPN 500 ⋆  872C-M12NN18-D4
PNP 872C-M12NP18-D4
20 (0.79) No N.O. NPN 200 ⋆  872C-N20NN18-D4
PNP 872C-N20NP18-D4
30 22 (0.86) Yes N.O. NPN 200 ⋆  872C-M22NN30-D4
PNP 872C-M22NP30-D4
40 (1.57) No N.O. NPN 100 ⋆  872C-N40NN30-D4
PNP 872C-N40NP30-D4
Pico QD Style 6.5 3 (0.12) Yes N.O. NPN 1000 §  872C-M3NN7-P3
PNP 872C-M3NP7-P3
8 6 (0.23) No N.O. NPN 500 §  872C-N6NN8-P3
PNP 872C-N6NP8-P3
  

QD Cordsets

   Connector Style Cat. No.
⋆  2 m (6.5 ft) DC micro QD cordset, straight, 4-pin, 2 m 889D-F4AC-2
§  2 m (6.5 ft) Pico style QD cordset, 3-pin 889P-F3AB-2
  

2-Wire AC


Click to enlarge - 872C AC CABLE_GS


Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable Style 8 1.5 (0.06) Yes N.O. 25 872C-A1N8-A2
2 (0.08) No 872C-A2N8-A2
12 2 (0.08) Yes 15 872C-A2N12-A2
4 (0.16) No 872C-A4N12-A2
18 5 (0.20) Yes 872C-A5N18-A2
10 (0.39) No 872C-A10N18-A2
30 10 (0.39) Yes 872C-A10N30-A2
15 (0.59) No 872C-A15N30-A2
Mini QD Style 18 5 (0.20) Yes ‡  872C-A5N18-N3
10 (0.39) No ‡  872C-A10N18-N3
30 10 (0.39) Yes ‡  872C-A10N30-N3
15 (0.59) No ‡  872C-A15N30-N3
Micro QD Style 12 2 (0.08) Yes §  872C-A2N12-R3
4 (0.16) No §  872C-A4N12-R3
18 5 (0.20) Yes §  872C-A5N18-R3
10 (0.39) No §  872C-A10N18-R3
30 10 (0.39) Yes §  872C-A10N30-R3
15 (0.59) No §  872C-A15N30-R3
  
Note:N.C. versions also available.

QD Cordsets

   Connector Style Cat. No.
‡  1.8 m (6 ft) Mini style QD cordset, 3-pin 889N-F3AFC-6F
§  2 m (6.5 ft) AC Micro Style QD Cordset, 3-Pin 889R-F3ECA-2
  

2-Wire AC Extended Range


Click to enlarge - 872C AC CABLE_GS


Connection Type Barrel Diameter [mm] Nominal Sensing Distance [mm (in.)] Shielded Output Configuration Switching Frequency [Hz] Cat. No.
Cable Style 12 4 (0.16) Yes N.O. 20 872C-F4N12-A2
8 (0.31) No 872C-G8N12-A2
18 8 (0.31) Yes 872C-F8N18-A2
12 (0.47) No 872C-G12N18-A2
30 15 (0.59) Yes 872C-F15N30-A2
30 (1.18) No 872C-G30N30-A2
Mini QD style 18 8 (0.31) Yes 872C-F8N18-N3
12 (0.47) No 872C-G12N18-N3
30 15 (0.59) Yes 872C-F15N30-N3
30 (1.18) No 872C-G30N30-N3
Micro QD style 12 4 (0.16) Yes 872C-F4N12-R3
8 (0.31) No 872C-G8N12-R3
18 8 (0.31) Yes 872C-F8N18-R3
12 (0.47) No 872C-G12N18-R3
30 15 (0.59) Yes 872C-F15N30-R3
30 (1.18) No 872C-G30N30-R3
  
Note:N.C. versions also available.