ifm electronic GmbH

Products and Services by ifm electronic GmbH (51)

In automation and process technology, monitoring and control of temperatures is one of the most important measuring tasks. The correct temperature often influences quality and efficiency of the proces...
Temperature sensors for mobile machines

Temperature sensors with DEUTSCH-, AMP or M12 connector
  • Compact design with G 1/4 process connection
  • Fast response t...
Modern classic: new TN temperature sensor

Even easier to use and with improved visualisation
  • Measuring range of -50...150 °C, response time T05 / T09 = 1s / 3s.
  • Cle...
Maximum performance plus reserve

  • 50 % power reserve for up to 4 seconds
  • AC wide-range input
  • Compact, slim design
  • High degree of efficiency of around...
Inductive proximity switches are nowadays indispensable for industrial usage. As compared to mechanical switches they offer almost ideal conditions: non-contact operation free from any wear and tear,...
Inductive stainless steel housing sensors for factory automation with correction factor K=1
  • Uniform sensing range for the reliable detection of all metals
  • Compact dime...
The new ultrasonic sensors

Object detection for long ranges and difficult surfaces
  • M18 plastic housing available in the two lengths 60 mm and 98 mm
  • Long ran...
Compact ultrasonic sensors

Object detection for long ranges and difficult surfaces

  • Robust high-grade stainless steel housing for demanding applications
  • Sensin...
Level measurement distinguishes between direct measurement in the medium and the indirect detection from the outside (for example through the tank wall by means of capacitive sensors). Deposits and we...

Process sensors - Level sensors

Level sensors with modular transmitter concept
Reliable and precise medium detection in hygienic applications
  • Installation adjus...
Continuous level measurement in harsh environments

LR level sensor in a new design with extended functions
  • Mounting adjustment enables positionindependent installation...
Hygienic point level sensor especially for hazardous areas

Reliable level detection - LMT
  • Approved for ATEX areas of category 3D/3G
  • "Plug & Play" - factory...


Photoelectric sensor with PMD technology
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DIN EN ISO 9001:2008
DIN ISO/IEC 27001:2005
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About ifm electronic GmbH

Measuring and controlling - When it comes to pioneering automation technology, ifm electronic gmbh is the ideal partner. Since the foundation of the company in 1969 ifm has shaped industrial automation by continuous new developments in the field of sensors, controllers and systems. Today the family-run business in second generation with about 4,800 employees in 70 countries is among the world-wide industry leaders. ifm combines the internationality and innovative strength of a growing group of companies with the flexibility and close customer contact of a medium-sized company. On this basis, ifm achieved a turnover of € 615 million in 2012.