The RK70/4-50 energetic diffuse reflection light scanner from Leuze electronic features a miniature construction with integrated electronics for 24V technology.
Developed for label detection problems on glass and PET containers, it is said not to require special marks or luminescence ink to perform the task. Even when the label is the same colour as the product inside, it can leaves colour scanning solutions behind.
It features remote sensitivity adjustment, as these sensors are often installed in an inaccessible part of the machine. It can link up to 60 sensors to one sensitivity controller, for multi head, multi label machines.
The RK70/4-50 has an immersed optical cover for mechanical protection and the unit is rated IP65 for use in adverse conditions. It has a scanning range of 1 to 50mm and a response time of 0.5ms.
Balluff-Leuze 1300 653 893.