DADG-D-F8-25 – Festo Proximity Sensors

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SKU: Festo 8072858

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 8072858
Festo Proximity Sensors: DADG-D-F8-25
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The Festo DADG-D-F8-25 Proximity Sensor, with MPN 8072858, is an advanced sensing device crafted to offer unparalleled accuracy and reliability in detecting the presence or absence of objects in industrial environments. This proximity sensor is designed for seamless integration into a variety of automated systems, enhancing operational efficiency and ensuring precise control.

Key Features:

  • High Sensitivity and Accuracy: This sensor is engineered to detect minute changes in proximity, ensuring accurate and reliable object detection for critical applications.
  • Robust Construction: Built with high-quality materials, the DADG-D-F8-25 is designed to withstand the tough conditions typical of industrial environments, ensuring durability and a long operational life.
  • Compact Design: Its compact size allows for easy installation in tight spaces, providing great versatility in application without sacrificing functionality.
  • Easy Integration: Equipped with standard interfaces, this sensor can be quickly and easily integrated into existing systems, facilitating a smooth setup process.
  • Wide Range of Applications: Suitable for a diverse range of industrial applications, from automation to safety systems, where precise object detection is essential.


  • Enhanced Process Efficiency: By providing reliable and accurate detection, it helps streamline operations and reduces the risk of errors, enhancing overall system performance.
  • Reduced Downtime: The sensor’s reliability and quick response time help minimize downtime, crucial for maintaining high production rates and reducing operational costs.
  • Increased Equipment Longevity: Its precision in detection helps prevent equipment damage by ensuring proper positioning and handling, thereby extending the lifespan of machinery.
  • Improved Safety: Accurate proximity sensing contributes to safer working environments by preventing accidents and ensuring machinery operates within safe parameters.


  • Manufacturing Automation: Crucial for automation lines where precise object detection ensures smooth operation and high-quality production outcomes.
  • Safety Systems: Plays a key role in safety mechanisms, where detecting the presence of objects or personnel is necessary to trigger safety protocols.
  • Material Handling: Ideal for material handling systems, ensuring accurate positioning for picking, placing, and sorting processes.
  • Quality Control: Essential in quality control stations where the presence of components needs to be confirmed to maintain product standards.

The Festo DADG-D-F8-25 Proximity Sensor stands as a testament to Festo’s innovation in developing high-performance sensors, offering a sophisticated solution for managing detection and enhancing the accuracy of industrial processes. This sensor is an indispensable tool in optimizing operational efficiency across a wide range of applications.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Conforms to standard EN 60947-5-2
Symbol 00991702
Certification RCM compliance mark
c UL us (OL)
CE marking (see declaration of conformity) As per EU EMC directive
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Rated operating distance 0.6 mm
Assured operating distance 0.64 mm
Reduction factors Aluminum = 0.55
Stainless steel St 18/8 = 0.8
Copper = 0.5
Brass = 0.65
Steel St 37 = 1.0
Ambient temperature -25 °C … 70 °C
Repetition accuracy 0.01 mm
Switching output PNP
Switching element function N/O contact
Max. switching frequency 5000 Hz
Max. switching frequency DC 5000 Hz
Max. output current 100 mA
Voltage drop 2 V
Short-circuit protection Pulsed
DC operating voltage range 10 V … 30 V
Residual ripple 10 %
Idle current ≤10 mA
Reverse polarity protection for all electrical connections
Electrical connection 1, connection type Cable
Electrical connection 1, connection technology Open end
Electrical connection 1, number of pins/wires 3
Cable length 2 m
Material of cable sheath TPE-U(PUR)
Size M4
Type of mounting Screwed tightly
Mounting type Flush
Product weight 30 g
Housing material Steel
Degree of protection IP67
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364 zone III
Weight 0.030 kg