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Non-Contact Optical Switch Comes In Right-Angle Package

Non-Contact Optical Switch Comes In Right-Angle Package

Providing multiple output configurations, the OPB920xZ Series Photologic slotted optical switch comes in a right angle package and consists of an infrared LED mounted on the tower and a Photologic sensor mounted on the base. The switches are suitable for use in non-contact interruptive object sensing, tray-out and low paper tray sensing, paper sorting equipment, amusement/gaming equipment, corner and door sensing, printers, and copy machine applications. Features include an 890-nm wavelength infrared LED with a power dissipation of 100 mW, a maximum forward current of 40 mA, maximum forward voltage of 1.7V, reverse dc voltage of 2V, supply voltage of 18V, power dissipation of 200 mW, and an operating temperature from -40°C to +70°C. OPTEK TECHNOLOGY INC., Carrollton, TX. (972) 323-2200.


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