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Datalogic's New DS5100 is Both Flexible & Powerful

The NEW DS5100 is ideal for manufacturing plants offering excellent reading performance, easy setup with X-PRESS™ interface,high-speed ID-NET™ as well as for the first time in this housing Ethernet IP. The DS5100 series includes subzero models with operating temperatures from -35°C to 50°C. Smart Focus Adjustment optimizes reading performances based on reading distances using a single model.The DS5100 replaces the DS41, DS4300, DS4600 and the current DS4800. It's available with integrated oscillating mirror to read codes at different heights & has M12 connectivity as standard.
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All New 2 Wire AC/DC Inductive Sensors

With the introduction of the new MD Micro Detectors V3 AC/DC inductive sensor range we can now offer a range of flush and non-flush barrel inductive sensor in housings from M8 to M30. The usuer has a choice of 2m PVC or PUR cable as well as a dual key connector and all models have a working voltage from 20 to 250Vac/dc. All of the V3 series are available with extended sensing range and have short circuit protection as standard.
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New Ultrasonic M18 & M30 Sensors

M.D. Micro Detectors has just updated it's UK and UT series of ultrasonic barrel sensors. Both the M18 bodied UK1 and UK6 are now available with a stainless steel housing & the short body UK6 is now available with analogue output. The M30 UT series has now been enhanced with the introduction of the UT2 series which has a detection range of 6M.  Models are available with either one or two switch points, analogue output or a combination of the two.  The complete range of UK and UT ultrasonics are available with either direct detection or retro sensing and are also ATEX and cULus certified.
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New CR0 Reflex Area Light Curtain by MD Micro Detectors

The new CR0 reflex area sensors from M.D. Micro Detectors have been designed to provide customers with advanced high performance detection of objects in industrial environments at a very competitive price. The CR0 has a detection height of 69mm and a range of up to 5m. Resolution of 6mm up to 2m and 10mm at 5m and is IP67 rated. Models are available with IO-Link communication as well as NPN and PNP outputs. The top of the sensor is dedicated to the teach button and  highly visible switching LED.  At the base of the sensor connection is made through an M12 pigtail.

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New FULL METAL Inductive Sensors by MD Micro Detectors

The new FM series of M8, M12, M18 and M30 inductive sensor are their first full metal, short bodied models from MD Micro Detectors.  All models are supplied with AISI 316L stainless steel body and sensing face, making them the ideal solution for all applications in harsh environments. The FM series withstands surface abrasion from metal brushes, oil pressure of 80bar at 60°C and is impact resistant (IK protection degree) to EN62262.  All models are IP69K rated making them suitable for applictions in the food and beverage as well as the machine tools industry.

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New PowerScan 9100 Series. The Definition of a Laser, the Benefit of an Imager

The New PowerScan 9100 linear imagers introduce Datalogic’s new scan engine technology which emmits a green scanning line with all the benefits of a linear imager, giving outstanding 1D decoding capability.This new technology is a safer technology when compared to laser reading and has no moving parts.The PowerScan family is known in the industry as one of the most rugged scanners on the market. The PowerScan 9100 linear imagers are available as a corded or cordless models featuring Bluetooth ® wireless technology or Datalogic's STAR Cordless System™ narrow band radio.
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New Vibration & Inclination Measurement Sensors from MD

M.D. Micro Detectors has recently announced a brand new VBR Series product line which detects and feeds back information on Vibration, Shock and Inclination.  These sensors are used to monitor the vibrations and shocks on machinery by detecting abnormal and unexpected problems.  They can also be fitted on cranes, forklifts, cherry pickers and scissor lifts to detect the inclination.  The sensors detect and warn the operator if they are using equipment at a potentially dangerous angle. 

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Sensor Centre is Datalogic 3 Star Gold ID Partner

Datalogic makes Sensor Centre a 3 star gold partner for automatic identification products.  This means that when you choose to buy any Datalogic bar code reading product through Sensor Centre you will have a specialist on hand to help you from specifying the corect model all the way through to installation.
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New TFM Miniature Time of Flight Sensor from MD has Two Outputs

MD Micro Dtectors has recently launched a new type of miniature Time Of Flight technology based sensor in the popular QM housing called the "TFM" series. This new series represents the ideal solution for detecting objects independent of their colour, shape, material or brightness.  The sensor has two independent outputs and 600mm range.  The wide 25 degree class 1 laser optic makes the TFM ideal for detecting transparent or difficult to detect packaging but it's also great for identifying product by height or width thanks to the two independent outputs.
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New Ultra-Compact Matrix 120 2D Reader from Datalogic

Matrix 120, the smallest ultra-compact industrial 2D imager that fits into anyintegration space.  This is the newest entry level member of the best-in-class Matrix family of high performance industrial 2D imagers. The Matrix 120 imager leads the market for ease of use and has the highest industrial grade in its class; multiple models of the Matrix 120 imager allow it to cover an extensive range of applications in OEM and Manufacturing industries including Electronics, Packaging, Food and Beverage, chemical and Biomedical.

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New PowerScan 9300 Series Industrial 1D Bar Code Readers Replace 8300 Series

Datalogic launches the new PowerScan™ 9300 laser scanner series.  The PowerScan family is the world’s bestselling line of industrial scanners and the PowerScan 9000 series expands the family combining its industry-leading features and ruggedness with high speed laser reading performance. The PowerScan 9300 laser scanner series is available with extra-long range reading capabilities. The PowerScan 9300 laser series is available as a desk top model, a Bluetooth® wireless technology model, or a wireless version featuring Datalogic's STAR Cordless System™ radio.

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New SPECTRO 3 Sensor Solves Toughest Automotive Paint Colour Identification Problems

Thanks to it's 45 degree angled LED illuminators the new SPECTRO-3-28-45/0-JR can distinguish between any paint colours no matter how dark, light or metallic with incredible accurracy. We have already had great success in the automotive industry with this sensor identifying the paint finish on various exterior parts.
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New Rotary Encoders. High Performance Low Price

Sensor Centre is pleased to introduce rotary encoder ranges from MD Micro Detectors and Datalogic.  We are also happy to customise even small quantities with special cable lengths, mountings or connectors.
Models are available with hollow or solid shafts & PPR's from 100 to 10000. The range of Absolute encoders are available with integrated Fieldbus connectivity for CANopen®, Devicenet®, EtherCAT®, Profibus®, and Profinet®. An extensive range of accessories including measurement wheels & draw wires further compliment the series.
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Datalogic Introduces new programming software "DL.code" for 2D readers

Datalogic DL.CODE™ software is a revolutionary step in developing the best-in-class 2D imager family with the release of the new Matrix N™ imagers family powered by DL.CODE™ .
DL.CODE™ software provides a user friendly graphically based environment able to introduces crucial advantages in the MATRIX N Line offering.
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New M18 Background Suppression Lasers from MD

The FAL Family is now complete with the introduction of the new FALS and FALW models of M18 Photoelectric Laser Sensors with Background Suppression.The sensors are available with either axial or radial optics. Thanks to the small and focused bright SPOT and to the 1.5 KHz switching frequency, this model gives a very accurate and stable detection performance. The sensitivity trimmer allows an easy adjustment of the detection range (max 150mm) making it easy to detect very small objects at high speeds.
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New Miniature Inductives from MD

The new range of miniature inductive sensors from MD have been designed to directly replace older MD products as well as those from competitors. All of the new models now switch at 7KHz, have shorter bodies and extended sensing distances. By switching to this new design you can expect to save at least 20% compared to the older models.
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Sensor Centre has Automotive Applications Sewn Up!

Last August Sensor Centre was appointed as the UK partner for German Colour & Measurement sensor manufacturer Sensor Instruments. The SPECTRO-3 series of colour sensor has already been adopted by several automotive industry suppliers to identify both interior & exterior colours from black carpets to metallic silver paints. These sensors are not affected by any changes in ambient lighting unlike many colour vision systems.
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Photoelectric & Ultrasonic Fork Sensors

Sensor Centre and M.D. Micro Detectors presents the new FC series of fork sensors, the best solution for packaging, labelling, printing applications and automatic machines. The new series we are introducing are the FC5, FC6 which have slot widths from 30mm to 120mm and are available with infrared, visible red and laser emission. The FC7 fork sensor is designed for label detection, with a high switching frequency and touch to teach setting. The FC8 is our first ultrasonic forks sensor for transparent label detection.
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