AutomationDirect Adds Fork Sensors

AutomationDirect Adds Fork Sensors

Cumming, GA --- July 27, 2016 ... AutomationDirect's new PS series fork sensors, also referred to as "slot" or "U" sensors, are offered in visible red light and laser models. Available in PNP and NPN styles, and designed for easy installation, the rugged metal one-piece construction assures constant alignment. The high-resolution PS-series fork sensors feature glass optics, selectable light on/dark on operation, adjustable sensitivity potentiometers, high switching frequencies, and are fitted with M8 connectors and 360-degree viewable LED indicators. Starting at $86.00, the visible red light fork sensors feature easy setup and have a sensing range from 5mm to 220mm, depending on model. Starting at $137.00, the laser fork sensors feature a Class 1 laser to detect small objects and have a sensing range of 30mm to 120mm, depending on model; certain models are available for transparent objects. All PS-series fork sensors are IP67-rated, have cULus approval and are CE, RoHs and REACH compliant.

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About AutomationDirect:
In business since 1994, AutomationDirect is a distributor offering thousands of industrial automation products for electrical control systems, including PLCs, operator interfaces, AC drives, motors, stepper systems, sensors, motor controls, enclosures and more. Their prices are typically well below the list price of more traditional automation companies because of their business model and focus on efficiency and the majority of their products are stocked for same-day shipping. Plus, get free two-day delivery on orders over $49; some limitations apply. For more information, contact them at 800-633-0405 or visit

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