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Panasonic (formerly Sunx) Fiber Optic Cable designed for Liquid Level Detection

  • ø6 mm diameter with PFA (Fluorine resin) enclosure
  • Heat rated -40 to +125 °C
  • IP68
  • 2 meter cuttable fiber cable with 1 meter encased in PFA

FD-F8Y Dimensional Drawing

FD-F8Y Dimensional Drawing
Fiber Cable Features
Product Type Liquid leak / liquid detection type
Sensing Mode Contact type liquid level sense
Sensor Body Style Cylindrical smooth
Beam Sensing Direction End sensing
Threaded / Smooth Type Mounting Size Ø 6mm
Threaded / Smooth Type Mounting Length
Rectangular / Square Type Dimensions
Sleeve Type
Sleeve Diameter
Sleeve Length
Allowable Sleeve Bend Radius
Beam Axis Diameter
Beam Axis Position / Inclination of Beam Axis ± 0.8°
FX-101 Series Red LED Amplifier Maximum Sensing Distance (mm)
FX-102 Series Red LED Amplifier Maximum Sensing Distance (mm)
FX-300 Series Red LED Amplifier Maximum Sensing Distance (mm)
FX-500 Series Red LED Amplifier Maximum Sensing Distance (mm)
Distance to focal point for FX-500 / FX-100 Series
Diffuse Type Maximum Spot Diameter
Maximum Temperature Rating - Celsius 125
Temperature Range (Celsius) -40 to +125° C
Environmental Protection IP68
Fiber OD (mm) Ø 2.2mm
Fiber Inner Core
Fiber Cable Bend Radius R15
Fiber Cable Length 2M
Cuttable / Non-Cuttable Cuttable type
Includes FX-AT3 translucent orange attachment for Ø2.2mm cuttable fibers, fiber cutter
Features Designed to detect the upper limit of liquid surface level by contact with non-collecting tip. Fiber cable is encased in Ø6mm fluorine resin tube 125° C w/ R40 bend radius, is 1 meter long (not cuttable). When not in contact with liquid the beam is received. When in contact with liquid the beam not received. For use with Sunx/Panasonic FX100/300/500 series fiber optic amplifiers
Compatible with:

Panasonic FD-F8Y Contact Type Liquid Level Fiber Optic Probe - 2m Total Length with 1m 125°C Teflon Tube - ø6 mm

Category:  Liquid Leak / Liquid Detection Fiber Cables
  • Store ID Number: 748

  • Part Number: FD-F8Y
  • Availability: 3
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