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          Fibre Amplifier, Cable Type, NPN

          Model

          FS-N41N

          FS-N42N

          FS-N43N

          FS-N44N

          Type

          Cable

          Output type

          NPN

          Main unit/expansion unit

          Main unit

          Expansion unit

          Main unit

          Expansion unit

          Number of control outputs

          1

          2

          Number of external inputs

          1

          Light source LED

          Transmitter side: Red, four-element LED (wavelength 660 nm)

          Response time

          23 µs (S-HSPD*1) / 50 µs (HSPD*2) / 250 µs (FINE) /500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          23 µs (S-HSPD*7*1) / 50 µs (HSPD*2) / 250 µs (FINE) /500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          Control output

          Open-collector, 30 V or less 100 mA or less per output,
          100 mA or less total for 2 outputs (when used as a solitary unit) / 20 mA or less (when used as an expansion unit)
          Residual voltage: 1.4 V or less (output current 10 mA or less) / 2 V or less (output current 10 to 100 mA)

          External input

          Input time 2 ms (ON) / 20 ms (OFF) or longer*3

          Unit expansion

          Up to 16 units (17 units connected in total including the main unit).
          However, each dual output type will be treated as two expansion units.

          Protection circuit

          Protection against reverse power connection, output overcurrent, output surge, and reverse output connection

          Mutual interference prevention

          S-HSPD/HSPD 0 units, FINE 4 units, TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA/TERA 8 units
          (The mutual interference prevention values are twice those shown here when Double is set.)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*4

          Current consumption

          During normal operation: 870 mW or less (34 mA or less at 24 V/62 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO ON: 800 mW or less (31 mA or less at 24 V/56 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO FULL: 710 mW or less (28 mA or less at 24 V/49 mA or less at 12 V)*5

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient light

          Incandescent lamp: 20,000 lux or less, sunlight: 30,000 lux or less

          Operating ambient temperature

          -20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)*6

          Vibration resistance

          10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Shock resistance

          500 m/s2 ; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Case material

          Main unit and cover: polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 78 g

          Approx. 48 g

          Approx. 83 g

          Approx. 73 g

          *1 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected
          Area detection, Area % Mode, DATUM, Rising edge, and Falling edge cannot be selected for Detection Mode.
          Output timer, Limit Detection, and Display Gain cannot be used.
          FULL cannot be selected for the ECO function.
          *2 Restrictions when HSPD is selected
          Display Gain cannot be used.
          *3 The input time becomes 25 ms (ON)/25 ms (OFF) when external calibration input is selected.
          *4 When expanding the system to 9 or more units, use a power supply voltage of 12 V or higher.
          *5 The load current is excluded. The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.
          *6 When expanded by 1 to 2 units: -20 °C to +55 °C. When expanded by 3 to 10 units: -20 °C to +50 °C.
          When expanded by 11 to 16 units: -20 °C to +45 °C. When using 2 outputs, 1 unit is counted as 2 units.
          The prescribed values for the ambient temperature assume that the sensor amplifier has been mounted on a DIN rail installed on a metal surface.
          Exercise special care when installing the product in an airtight space.
          *7 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected: Output 2 of dual output types is fixed to OFF.

          Fibre Amplifier, Cable Type, PNP

          Model

          FS-N41P

          FS-N42P

          FS-N43P

          FS-N44P

          Type

          Cable

          Output type

          PNP

          Main unit/expansion unit

          Main unit

          Expansion unit

          Main unit

          Expansion unit

          Number of control outputs

          1

          2

          Number of external inputs

          1

          Light source LED

          Transmitter side: Red, four-element LED (wavelength 660 nm)

          Response time

          23 µs (S-HSPD*1) / 50 µs (HSPD*2) / 250 µs (FINE) /500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          23 µs (S-HSPD*7*1) / 50 µs (HSPD*2) / 250 µs (FINE) /500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          Control output

          Open-collector, 30 V or less 100 mA or less per output,
          100 mA or less total for 2 outputs (when used as a solitary unit) / 20 mA or less (when used as an expansion unit)
          Residual voltage: 1.6 V or less (output current 10 mA or less) / 2.2 V or less (output current 10 to 100 mA)

          External input

          Input time 2 ms (ON) / 20 ms (OFF) or longer*3

          Unit expansion

          Up to 16 units (17 units connected in total including the main unit).
          However, each dual output type will be treated as two expansion units.

          Protection circuit

          Protection against reverse power connection, output overcurrent, output surge, and reverse output connection

          Mutual interference prevention

          S-HSPD/HSPD 0 units, FINE 4 units, TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA/TERA 8 units
          (The mutual interference prevention values are twice those shown here when Double is set.)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*4

          Current consumption

          During normal operation: 910 mW or less (36 mA or less at 24 V/65 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO ON: 840 mW or less (33 mA or less at 24 V/60 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO FULL: 750 mW or less (30 mA or less at 24 V/52 mA or less at 12 V)*5

          During normal operation: 990 mW or less (39 mA or less at 24 V/72 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO ON: 920 mW or less (36 mA or less at 24 V/66 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO FULL: 830 mW or less (33 mA or less at 24 V/59 mA or less at 12 V*5

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient light

          Incandescent lamp: 20,000 lux or less, sunlight: 30,000 lux or less

          Operating ambient temperature

          -20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)*6

          Vibration resistance

          10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Shock resistance

          500 m/s2 ; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Case material

          Main unit and cover: polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 78 g

          Approx. 48 g

          Approx. 83 g

          Approx. 73 g

          *1 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected
          Area detection, Area % Mode, DATUM, Rising edge, and Falling edge cannot be selected for Detection Mode.
          Output timer, Limit Detection, and Display Gain cannot be used.
          FULL cannot be selected for the ECO function.
          *2 Restrictions when HSPD is selected
          Display Gain cannot be used.
          *3 The input time becomes 25 ms (ON)/25 ms (OFF) when external calibration input is selected.
          *4 When expanding the system to 9 or more units, use a power supply voltage of 12 V or higher.
          *5 The load current is excluded. The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.
          *6 When expanded by 1 to 2 units: -20 °C to +55 °C. When expanded by 3 to 10 units: -20 °C to +50 °C.
          When expanded by 11 to 16 units: -20 °C to +45 °C. When using 2 outputs, 1 unit is counted as 2 units.
          The prescribed values for the ambient temperature assume that the sensor amplifier has been mounted on a DIN rail installed on a metal surface.
          Exercise special care when installing the product in an airtight space.
          *7 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected: Output 2 of dual output types is fixed to OFF.

          Fibre Amplifier, Zero line

          Model

          FS-N40

          Type

          Zero Line

          Main unit/expansion unit

          Expansion unit

          Number of control outputs

          None*1

          Light source LED

          Transmitter side: Red, four-element LED (wavelength 660 nm)

          Response time

          23 µs (S-HSPD*2) / 50 µs (HSPD*3) / 250 µs (FINE) /500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          External input

          Input time 2 ms (ON) / 20 ms (OFF) or longer*4

          Unit expansion

          Up to 16 units (17 units connected in total including the main unit).
          However, each dual output type will be treated as two expansion units.

          Protection circuit

          Protection against reverse power connection, output overcurrent, output surge, and reverse output connection

          Mutual interference prevention

          S-HSPD/HSPD 0 units, FINE 4 units, TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA/TERA 8 units
          (The mutual interference prevention values are twice those shown here when Double is set.)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*5

          Current consumption

          During normal operation: 870 mW or less (34 mA or less at 24 V/62 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO ON: 800 mW or less (31 mA or less at 24 V/56 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO FULL: 710 mW or less (28 mA or less at 24 V/49 mA or less at 12 V)*6

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient light

          Incandescent lamp: 20,000 lux or less, sunlight: 30,000 lux or less

          Operating ambient temperature

          -20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)*7

          Vibration resistance

          10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Shock resistance

          500 m/s2 ; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Case material

          Main unit and cover: polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 23 g

          *1 This counts as 1 output when connecting multiple units to the FS-MC8N/P, NU Series.
          *2 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected
          Area detection, Area % Mode, DATUM, Rising edge, and Falling edge cannot be selected for Detection Mode.
          Output timer, Limit Detection, and Display Gain cannot be used.
          FULL cannot be selected for the ECO function.
          *3 Restrictions when HSPD is selected
          Display Gain cannot be used.
          *4 The input time becomes 25 ms (ON)/25 ms (OFF) when external calibration input is selected.
          *5 When expanding the system to 9 or more units, use a power supply voltage of 12 V or higher.
          *6 The load current is excluded. The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.
          *7 When expanded by 1 to 2 units: -20 °C to +55 °C. When expanded by 3 to 10 units: -20 °C to +50 °C.
          When expanded by 11 to 16 units: -20 °C to +45 °C. When using 2 outputs, 1 unit is counted as 2 units.
          The prescribed values for the ambient temperature assume that the sensor amplifier has been mounted on a DIN rail installed on a metal surface.
          Exercise special care when installing the product in an airtight space.

          Fibre Amplifier, M8 Connector Type

          Model

          FS-N41C*1

          Type

          M8 Connector*2

          Main unit/expansion unit

          Main unit

          Number of control outputs

          2*3

          Number of external inputs

          1*3

          Light source LED

          Transmitter side: Red, four-element LED (wavelength 660 nm)

          Response time

          23 µs (S-HSPD*4)/50 µs (HSPD*5) / 250 µs (FINE) / 500 µs (TURBO) / 1 ms (SUPER) / 4 ms (ULTRA) / 16 ms (MEGA) / 64 ms (TERA)

          Control output

          Open-collector, 30 V or less 100 mA or less per output,
          100 mA or less total for 2 outputs (when used as a solitary unit) / 20 mA or less (when used as an expansion unit)
          Residual voltage
          NPN 1.4 V or less (output current 10 mA or less) / 2 V or less (output current 10 to 100 mA)
          PNP 1.6 V or less (output current 10 mA or less) / 2.2 V or less (output current 10 to 100 mA)

          External input

          Input time 2 ms (ON) / 20 ms (OFF) or longer*6

          Protection circuit

          Protection against reverse power connection, output overcurrent, output surge, and reverse output connection

          Mutual interference prevention

          S-HSPD/HSPD 0 units, FINE 4 units, TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA/TERA 8 units
          (The mutual interference prevention values are twice those shown here when Double is set.)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*7

          Current consumption

          During normal operation: 910 mW or less (36 mA or less at 24 V/65 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO ON: 840 mW or less (33 mA or less at 24 V/60 mA or less at 12 V)
          ECO FULL: 750 mW or less (30 mA or less at 24 V/52 mA or less at 12 V)*8

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient light

          Incandescent lamp: 20,000 lux or less, sunlight: 30,000 lux or less

          Operating ambient temperature

          -20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)*9

          Vibration resistance

          10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Shock resistance

          500 m/s2 ; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Case material

          Main unit and cover: polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 25 g

          *1 IO-Link Specification V.1.1/COM2 (38.4 kbps) is supported.
          *2 Ensure the cable length is 30 m or less for the M8 connector type.
          Ensure the cable length is 20 meters or less when connecting by way of IO-Link.
          *3 Output 2 and the external input are selectable.
          *4 Restrictions when S-HSPD is selected
          Output 2 of dual output types is fixed to OFF.
          IO-Link communication cannot be used.
          Area detection, Area % Mode, DATUM, Rising edge, and Falling edge cannot be selected for Detection Mode.
          Output timer, Limit Detection, and Display Gain cannot be used.
          FULL cannot be selected for the ECO function.
          *5 Restrictions when HSPD is selected
          Display Gain cannot be used.
          *6 The input time becomes 25 ms (ON)/25 ms (OFF) when external calibration input is selected.
          *7 When expanding the system to 9 or more units, use a power supply voltage of 12 V or higher.
          *8 The load current is excluded. The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.
          *9 When expanded by 1 to 2 units: -20 °C to +55 °C. When expanded by 3 to 10 units: -20 °C to +50 °C.
          When expanded by 11 to 16 units: -20 °C to +45 °C. When using 2 outputs, 1 unit is counted as 2 units.
          The prescribed values for the ambient temperature assume that the sensor amplifier has been mounted on a DIN rail installed on a metal surface.
          Exercise special care when installing the product in an airtight space.

          Multi-Output Unit NPN/PNP

          Model

          FS-MC8N

          FS-MC8P

          Output type

          NPN

          PNP

          Number of inputs / outputs

          Separate control output: 8, common output: 1, common input: 1

          Response time

          Depends on the response time settings of the connected expansion units

          Unit expansion

          Up to 8 expansion units can be connected. (However, each dual output type will be treated as 2 expansion units.)
          Allowable passing current: 1,200 mA or less

          Indicators

          STATUS indicator (green and red two-colour display) MEMORY indicator (orange) LOCK indicator (orange)

          Separate control output,
          common output

          NPN open-collector, 30 V or less, 20 mA or less per output, residual voltage: 1.4 V or less

          PNP open-collector, 30 V or less, 20 mA or less per output, residual voltage: 1.6 V or less

          External input time

          Input time of the connected expansion units + 11 ms

          Protection circuit

          Protection against reverse power connection, reverse output connection, output overcurrent, and output surge

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*1

          Current consumption

          690 mW or less (when used as a solitary unit) (26 mA or less at 24 V/38 mA or less at 12 V [excluding the load current])*2

          Environmental resistance

          Operating ambient temperature

          -20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)

          Vibration resistance

          10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Shock resistance

          500 m/s2; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

          Case material

          Main unit and cover: polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 110 g

          *1 Match the rated power supply voltage of the expansion units to be connected to expand the system.
          *2 The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.

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