ToughSonic 14 Ultrasonic Sensor
The ToughSonic 14 ultrasonic sensor has a maximum range of 14 feet (4.3 meters). Like all ToughSonic sensors, it’s built for durability and ease of use in tough industrial environments. It’s fully submersible, corrosion resistant, shock resistant and all around tough. It’s also fully configurable with our SenixVIEW software. ToughSonic 14s include our famous “Teach” feature for push-button configuration. This compact sensor is used around the world on remote liquid level systems, heavy equipment, factory automation applications and more. This is our most popular sensor.
For longer range applications or for chemically resistant sensors, please see our full line of ToughSonic and ToughSonic CHEM sensors.
ToughSonic 14 Options
The ToughSonic 14 is available with these interfaces for the SenixVIEW PC software or user applications requiring serial data communications.
Modbus RS-232 serial data interface
Modbus RS-485 serial data interface
- Custom SenixVIEW configurations can be pre-loaded.
- Alternative cable type, length and connections are available.
Benefits of ToughSonic Ultrasonic Sensor Technology
ToughSonic ultrasonic sensors are built Tough with:
- 1.18 inch (30 millimeter) type 316 stainless steel housing.
- Sealed epoxy potting for wet and dirty applications.
- Ruggedized piezoelectric ultrasonic transducer, potted in place.
- Hardened ToughSonic internal electronics.
- UV resistant, potted-in cable.
- Short and overload protected input / output.
ToughSonic ultrasonic sensors are built Smart with:
How can we help?
Our ToughSonic ultrasonic sensors offer extraordinary features and flexibility. If you need sensor capabilities that are not listed here, please contact us. We’ve been designing ultrasonic sensors since 1990. We can develop a sensor solution for you.
Email: Customer.Service@Senix.com. Phone: +1 802 489 7300.
Enhanced Capabilities with SenixVIEW
|Adjustment||Over 60 functionally organized sensor parameters|
|Viewing||Large and small displays, chart, filtered & unfiltered|
|Analysis||Measure statistics; log and replay data, view in Excel|
|Maintenance||Store and retrieve custom setups, describe setups|
ToughSonic 14 Specifications
|Maximum Range||14 feet (4.3 meters)|
|Optimum Range||4 inches - 10 feet (102 millimeters - 3 meters)|
|Temperature||-40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C)|
|Humidity||0 to 100% operating|
|Protection||NEMA-4X, NEMA-6P, IP68|
|Resolution||Digital: 0.0034 inches (0.086 millimeters); Analog:4099 steps (0-10 VDC), 3279 steps (4-20 mA)|
|Repeatability||Nominal 0.2% of range @ constant temp. Affected by target, distance, environment|
|Update Rate||20 Hz (50 ms), SenixVIEW adjustable; also affected by SenixVIEW filter selections|
|Voltage Output||0-10, 0-5 VDC or SenixVIEW customized|
|Current Loop||4-20 mA or SenixVIEW customized, current sourcing, max. loop 450Ω, teachable endpoints|
|Sinking Switch||150 mA max. @ 40 VDC max., teachable set point & polarity, fault indication|
|Sourcing Switch||150 mA max. @ input voltage, teachable set point & polarity, fault indication|
|Output Select||Defaults are voltage & current loop|
|RS-232, RS-485||9600 to 115200 baud (selectable), 8 data bits, 1 stop, no parity|
|Protocols||Modbus or ASCII streaming|
|SYNC feature||Permits up to 32 sensors to operate in close proximity without interference|
|Mounting||M30 - 1.5 thread|
|Attached Cable||6.5 feet (2 meters)|
|Total Weight||10.4 ounces (0.29 kilograms)|
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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