O500 SmartReflect™ from Baumer – light barriers without reflectors optical sensor

The O500 – The new performance catagory in optical sensor technology.
The first series of Baumer NextGen Sensors provides maximum safety and convenience.

With the first O500 series, Baumer has created a new performance category in optical sensor technology through consistent innovation. Further series of Baumer NextGen sensors with new sensor principles will follow.

Product Description

Maximum reliability

  • • Increased power reserves for reliable operation in demanding conditions
  • • qTeach guarantees reliable commissioning
  • • Seamlessly integrated electronics increases MTTF values


  • • Design-in thanks to 3D model with integrated optical axis
  • • Maximum flexibility during the entire planning phase thanks to OneBox Design
  • • Commissioning through easy and perfectly guided qTeach
  • • qTarget reduces adjustment operations during installation thanks to the aligned optical axis

Low total cost of ownership

  • • Baumer offers added value from planning to operation through simple usage
  • • The most economical solution for optical sensor applications

Diffuse sensor with background suppression – precise and extremely color-independent

  • Aline technology – for maximum capacity and efficiency
  • Detects objects with various shapes and surfaces even more reliably
  • Extremely color-independent diffuse sensor with background suppression
  • Standard LED or Baumer PinPoint LED for all accuracy requirements

Your benefits: Maximum functional reliability during object detection


SmartReflect – The light barrier without a reflector

  • Highly reliable object detection thanks to the sensor       principle
  • No separate receiver/reflector required


Your benefits: No downtimes due to defective reflectors


Retro-reflective sensor – the light barrier also for reflective surfaces

  • Consistently high excess gain in typical applications up to 2 m
  • Red light or PinPoint for all accuracy requirements


Your benefits: Longer service life thanks to increased dirt resistance


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