WorldProx Tubular General Purpose Proximity Sensors

Our Bulletin 872C WorldProx™ Tubular General Purpose Inductive Proximity Sensors are the perfect all-purpose answer for less aggressive yet still demanding applications. Economical, easy to use, reliable and flexible, these general purpose sensors come in a wide range of sizes, output configurations and connection options.

Bulletin 872C WorldProx Tubular General Purpose Inductive Proximity Sensors
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Features

  • Includes threaded, nickel-plated brass barrels
  • Offers 6.5 mm, 8 mm, 12 mm, 18 mm, and 30 mm diameters
  • Offers standard, extended, and long sensing ranges
  • Includes highly-visible status indicator
  • Offers 2-wire AC, 2-wire AC/DC, and 2-, 3- or 4-wire DC styles
  • Includes cable, quick-disconnect, and pigtail styles
  • Provides short circuit, overload, transient noise, false pulse, and reverse polarity protection

Additional Information

Rockwell Automation announces that as of April 30, 2016, select WorldProx inductive sensor models will be discontinued and no longer available for sale.

To support your transition, we recommend that you migrate to the enhanced Bulletin 872C WorldProx Inductive Proximity family of sensors. Similar to the 872CP and 872CT sensors, the 872C WorldProx sensors, with nickel-brass housing, offer a cost-effective and comprehensive solution for a wide range of non-contact presence sensing applications.

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Specifications

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Inductive Proximity Sensors Technical Data PROX-TD001

Certifications

  • CE Marked for all applicable directives
  • cUL Listed
  • UL Listed

Certifications apply when product is marked. See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Product Certifications

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Documentation

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Presence Sensing BrochureSENSOR-BR001
Bulletin 872C WorldProx Extended Range AC Sensor Product Profile872C-PP001
Bulletin 872C WorldProx Long Range Inductive Sensors Product Profile872C-PP002
WorldProx 3- and 4-wire DC Proximity Sensors Product Profile872C-PP003
Inductive Proximity Sensors Technical Data PROX-TD001
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Applications

Typical applications for the Tubular General Purpose Sensors include:

  • Food industry
  • Beverage industry
  • General purpose

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