Digital Fibre Optic Sensors

FS-N series (FS-neo)

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Model

NPN

FS-N11N

FS-N12N

FS-N11CN

FS-N12CN

FS-N13N

FS-N14N

-

PNP

FS-N11P

FS-N12P

FS-N11CP

FS-N12CP

FS-N13P

FS-N14P

FS-N13CP

FS-N14CP

Type

Standard 1 output
Cable

Standard 1 output
M8 connector*3

High functionality 2 output
Cable

High functionality 2 output
M8 connector*3

Main unit/Expansion unit

Main unit

Expansion unit

Main unit

Expansion unit

Main unit

Expansion unit

Main unit

Expansion unit

Monitor output (1-5 V)

-

External input

-

1
Input time 2 ms (ON)/20 ms (OFF) or more (25 ms or more (ON/OFF) when external calibration is selected.)

-

Response time

50 μs (HIGH SPEED)/250 μs (FINE)/500 μs (TURBO)/1 ms (SUPER)/4 ms (ULTRA)/16 ms (MEGA)

Number of inputs/outputs

Controloutput

NPN

1
NPN open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total: 100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

2
NPN open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total: 100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

-

PNP

1
PNP open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total: 100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

2
PNP open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total: 100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

2 output
PNP open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total:
100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

Multiple connections to Expansion units

Up to 16 units can be connected total (two output type is treated as two units)

Light source

Red, 4-element LED

APC

ON/OFF switchable (Factory setting: OFF)

Number of interference prevention units

0 for HIGH SPEED; 4 for FINE; 8 for TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA
(When set to double, the number of interference-prevention units will be doubled.)

Rating

Power voltage

12 - 24 V DC ±10% ripple (P-P) 10% or less

Power consumption

NPN

Normal: 900 mW or less (36 mA max. at 24 V, 48 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco on mode: 800 mW or less (32 mA max. at 24 V, 39 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco Full mode: 470 mW or less (19 mA max. at 24 V, 23 mA max. at 12 V)

-

PNP

Normal: 950 mW or less (39 mA max. at 24 V, 52 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco on mode: 850 mW or less (35 mA max. at 24 V, 44 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco Full mode: 520 mW or less (21 mA max. at 24 V, 26 mA max. at 12 V)

Normal: 1050 mW or less (42 mA max. at 24 V, 56 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco on mode: 950 mW or less (38 mA max. at 24 V, 47 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco Full mode: 600 mW or less (24 mA max. at 24 V, 29 mA max. at 12 V)

Normal: 1050 mW or less (42 mA max. at 24 V, 56 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco on mode: 950 mW or less
(38 mA max. at 24 V, 47 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco Full mode: 600 mW or less
(24 mA max. at 24 V, 29 mA max. at 12 V)

Environmental
resistance

Operating ambient luminance

Incandescent lamp: 20000 lux or less; Sunlight: 30000 lux or less

Operating ambient temperature

-20 to +55 °C (no freezing)*2

Operating ambient humidity

35 to 85% RH (no condensation)

Vibration resistance

10 to 55 Hz Compound amplitude 1.5 mm, 2 hours for each of X,Y,Z axis

Shock resistance

500 m/s2 3 times for each of X,Y,Z axis

Case material

Both main unit and expansion unit housing material: Polycarbonate

Weight

Approx. 75 g

Approx. 45 g

Approx. 22 g

Approx. 80 g

Approx. 70 g

Approx. 22 g

Price

NaN

*1 Increases 100 mW (4.0 mA) for High Speed mode
*2 One or two more units connected: -20 to +55°C; 3 to 10 more units connected: -20 to +50°C; 11 to 16 more units connected: -20 to +45°C. When using 2-outputs, one unit is counted as two units. All
temperature regulations are for when the unit is mounted on a DIN rail and installed on metal sheeting.
*3 Use a cable length of 30 m or less for M8 connector types.

Model

FS-N11MN

Type

Monitor
output

Input/Output configuration

Cable

Main unit/Expansion unit

Main unit

Control output

1 output
NPN open collector 24 V; 1 output max: 100 mA or less; 2 output total:
100 mA or less (used stand-alone)/20 mA or less (multiple connections); residual voltage 1 V or less

Monitor output (1-5 V)

External input

-

Response time

50 μs (HIGH SPEED)/250 μs (FINE)/500 μs (TURBO)/1 ms (SUPER)/4 ms (ULTRA)/16 ms (MEGA)

Multiple connections to Expansion units

Up to 16 units can be connected total (two-output type is treated as two units)

Output toggle

LIGHT-ON/DARK-ON (switch-selectable)

Light source

Red, 4-element LED

Timer function

Timer OFF/OFF-delay timer/ON-delay timer/One-shot timer

APC

ON/OFF switchable (Factory setting: OFF)

Protection circuit

Reverse polarity protection, Over-current protection, Surge absorber

Number of interference prevention units

0 for HIGH SPEED; 4 for FINE; 8 for TURBO/SUPER/ULTRA/MEGA
(When set to double, the number of interference-prevention units will be doubled.)

Case dimensions

H30.3mmxW9.8mmxL71.8mm

Rating

Power voltage

12 to 24 V DC ±10% ripple (P-P) 10% or less

Current Consumption

Normal: 900 mW or less (36 mA max. at 24 V, 48 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco on mode: 800 mW or less (32 mA max. at 24 V, 39 mA max. at 12 V)*1
Eco Full mode: 470 mW or less (19 mA max. at 24 V, 23 mA max. at 12 V)

Environmental
resistance

Operating ambient luminance

Incandescent lamp: 20000 lux or less; Sunlight: 30000 lux or less

Operating ambient temperature

-20 to +55 °C (no freezing)*2

Operating ambient humidity

35 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Vibration resistance

10 to 55 Hz, double amplitude 1.5 mm, 2 hours for each of X,Y,Z axis

Shock resistance

500 m/s2 3 times for each of X,Y,Z axis

Case material

Both main unit and expansion unit housing material: Polycarbonate

Weight

Approx 75 g

*1 Increases 100 mW (4.0 mA) for High Speed mode
*2 One or two more units connected: -20 to +55°C; 3 to 10 more units connected: -20 to +50°C; 11 to 16 more units connected: -20 to +45°C. When using 2-outputs, one unit is counted as two units. All
temperature regulations are for when the unit is mounted on a DIN rail and installed on metal sheeting.

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