Inductive proximity switches for submerged operation has been developed and installed in submarines. The R8S-MkIII is fully tested and approved according to MilStd461F.

Technical data
  • Voltage:15 – 30 VDC
  • Indication distance:8 mm ±1mm/ Hysteresis < 1 mm
  • Output:Max 200 mA, PNP, NO
  • Temperature range:-30…+85 °C
  • Temperature deviation:< ± 10 % between -25 °C and +70 °C

Proximity switch type R8S-MKIII

The main features are:

  • Pressure tested to 50 bar
  • Shock resistance tested to 2000g
  • Screened cable with concentric connection to sensor body
  • Ability to be activated against magnetic as well as non-magnetic materials
  • The same indication distance for Iron, Stainless Steel and Alu-bronze

The proximity switch could be configured to suit various applications upon request. Please contact us for more details.

Proximity Switches General