No matter what the object is, we can help you find a way to sense it. We offer a wide variety of sensor technologies like optical, ultrasonic, inductive, mechanical, and more. If you need help selecting the right solution for your application, contact your closest SKEANS' branch

Photoelectric

Throughbeam, Retro-Reflective & Diffuse Photoelectric Sensors

Throughbeam, Retro-Reflective & Diffuse Photoelectric Sensors

The industry standard photoelectric sensors provide the highest reliability for object and passage detection from short to long distance detection, in special environments, for special mounting conditions, special objects or special connectivity requirements.

  • Operating range: 0 – 60 m
  • Square, Cylindrical, Fork, Miniature and Photomicro bodies
  • AC and DC power available
  • Harsh environment & transparent object detection

Throughbeam, Retro-Reflective and Diffuse Photoelectric Sensors

Throughbeam, Retro-Reflective and Diffuse Photoelectric Sensors

Skeans is proud to carry the world-renowned electronic safety brand Leuze for all your sensor needs. Reliability and efficiency are the most important features of a Leuze sensor. Leuze’s focus has always been for their customer’s systems to operate flawlessly with their sensors. Leuze sensors have the highest reliability rating in the industry and withstand the toughest conditions. Their state of the art technology keeps your productivity at its most efficient.

To learn more about the Throughbeam or Retro-Reflective series please call Skeans today.

  • Operating range: 0–120 m
  • Red, infrared and laser light sources
  • Special sensors for tough applications
  • Different housing styles and materials

Measuring

Measuring Sensors

Measuring Sensors LPS/LES, ROD 4, ODS, CCD Fork, and the USDS Series

Leuze specializes in offering the most technologically advanced measuring sensors in the industry, with a wide range of models that are designed to meet any application setting. To learn more about a specific model please call Skeans or visit the Leuze website

  • OLED displays
  • Operating ranges from 0 – 30000mm
  • Configuration software
  • Measurement techniques including distance measurement, optical, line profile scanning, edge detection, and ultrasonics

Omron Measuring Sensors

Omron Measuring Sensors

Modular and scalable sensor offering provides a solution to most challenging measurement tasks. Omron’s powerful portfolio enables you to measure profiles, thickness, distance, evenness/warpage, as well as width, edge, and more.

  • Accurate and fast
  • Multi-controller connectivity for multiple measurement points
  • Data storage and remote control via networking capabilities
  • Operating ranges: 0 – 1,500mm

Ultrasonic

Ultrasonic Sensors

Ultrasonic Sensors Ultrasonic Sensors

Ultrasonic sensors are used whenever optical systems reach their limits. Hence, partially and fully transparent or extremely dark objects can be detected just as easily as objects with reflecting surfaces or objects in dusty, vaporous or humid environments.

  • Operating voltage of 10 – 30 V DC
  • Metal Housing on select models
  • M8 or M12 connections
  • Select models for use in wet environment

Proximity

Omron Inductive and Capacitive Sensors

Omron Inductive and Capacitive Sensors

Omron’s proximity sensors are designed and tested to ensure a long service life and achieve maximum performance even in the harshest environments. Non contact detection of both metal and non-metallic materials such as wood, paper, plastic, glass, liquids, and cloth.

  • Operating ranges: 0 – 40mm
  • Rectangular and cylindrical body styles
  • Inductive proximity sensors in M5-M30 sizes
  • Special models for demanding applications

Inductive Switches

Inductive Switches S & IS Series

Some detection tasks are not very well suited to optical solutions. Coming into play here are inductive switches which reliably detect metallic parts even under the most adverse conditions. An array of designs, short reaction times and large ranges make Leuze’s inductive sensors the right solutions for practically all fields of application in industrial automation

  • Cubic and cylindrical bodies
  • Housing: plastic, metal or stainless steel
  • Miniature sensors for tight spaces
  • Degree of protection IP 69K for food & beverage applications

Fiber Optic

Fiber-Optic Sensors

Fiber-Optic Sensors

With over 500 different fiber optic heads Omron offers one of the most comprehensive fiber portfolios bringing reliable detection to smallest spaces or most challenging environments. The easy usage and auto adjustment features of the fiber amplifiers provide highest stability and performance reducing setup and adjustment times.

  • Operating ranges: 0 – 4 m
  • Amplifiers with auto-adjustment
  • Chemical, heat and vacuum resistant fibers available
  • Network interfaces to reduce wiring

Leuze Fiber-Optic Sensors

Leuze Fiber-Optic Sensors

With the use of fiber optics and appropriate amplifiers, the area of application of optoelectronic sensors is considerably expanded. The flexible fiber optics with various head shapes can be integrated in nearly any system design. The detection range is dependent on the fiber optics and amplifiers used.

  • Amplifiers with simple setup and control
  • Plastic and glass fibers
  • Throughbeam and diffuse
  • Built in timer functions

Vision

Vision Sensors and Systems

Vision Sensors and Systems

Omron offers a wide variety of vision solutions for all types of applications. Vision sensors solve applications by intuitive teach and go procedures. Advanced features of vision systems allow for image processing, position correction and multiple inspections. Real color sensing allows for color inspection by discriminating up to 16.7 million colours. Intelligent lighting and high resolution camera options allow for high-end image quality.

  • High speed inspections
  • Real color inspections
  • Data trending, logging and image storage for evaluation functions
  • Simple and intuitive teach and go setup

Industrial Image Processing

Industrial Image Processing

Leuze offers Light section sensors as well as LSIS 400i smart cameras. Light section sensors are well suited for applications in which objects have to be detected using their 3 dimensional form. They measure height profiles along a projected laser line. With these sensors, objects with high resolution can be detected quickly and reliably in 3D. LSIS 400i smart cameras for industrial image processing can be integrated quickly and at low cost. They are used in quality assurance, object detection and position determination, for identification and for production process monitoring.

  • Light section sensors for 3D inspection
  • Smart camera for image processing
  • Omnidirectional reading of the most important 1D-/2D-codes
  • Integrated interfaces (Ethernet, RS 232, 8x digital I / O)

Limit Switches

Limit Switches

Limit Switches

Omron has a wide range of limit switches offering the standard switches, miniature switches, precision switches, and more. Available models usable both for safety as well as non-safety applications. Also available models with rugged metal housing to provide high operational reliability and installation flexibility for connecting to PLCs as well as switching high loads directly

  • Slim, compact body sizes
  • Wide range of actuators
  • Heavy duty and sealed models
  • Load rating up to 20A at 250VAC

Rotary Encoders

Rotary Encoders

Rotary Encoders

Rotary encoders create information which represent the movement of your application. Close the feedback loop with angle, position and velocity information on hand. To meet challenging demands, Omron offers a wide range of absolute and incremental encoders.

  • Wide resolution variety
  • Incremental and absolute
  • Models with rugged housing
  • Models for multi-turn applications

ID Systems

Auto Identification Systems - Bar Code & RFID

Auto Identification Systems - Bar Code & RFID

Omron offers a wide range of reliable identification systems to help you track, trace, and verify product moving through your factory, and between warehouse and retail locations. With over 25 years of experience applying radio frequency identification systems, Omron offers unique skills in integrating them for a complete industrial automation solution.

  • 1D and 2D barcode readers
  • Short and long range RFID (radio frequency identification) systems
  • Short and long range RFID (radio frequency identification) systems
  • IP67 models available

Identification Systems

Identification Systems

The identification of bar codes, 2D-codes and RFID transponders is among Leuze’score competencies. Complemented by other identification systems, it is Leuze’s broad product range of IDENT technologies that opens up maximum flexibility to our customers. Leuze’s products ensure absolute reliability and maximum system availability.

  • Bar code identification
  • 2D Code identification
  • RF (radio frequency) identification
  • Mobile and stationary applications