SFAB-1000U-WQ10-2SA-M12 – Festo Flow Sensors

USD $ 553.56

SKU: Festo 565407

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 565407
Festo Flow Sensors: SFAB-1000U-WQ10-2SA-M12
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The Festo SFAB-1000U-WQ10-2SA-M12, MPN 565407, stands as a pinnacle of innovation in fluid dynamics technology, specifically designed to offer unmatched precision in flow measurement across a vast array of industrial applications. This cutting-edge flow sensor is engineered to seamlessly integrate into various systems, providing exceptional performance and significantly enhancing operational productivity.

Key Features:

  • Unparalleled Accuracy: Delivers precise flow measurement, ensuring optimal control over fluid dynamics in industrial systems.
  • Energy Efficiency: Designed for maximum operational efficiency, reducing power consumption and contributing to sustainability goals.
  • Durable and Compact: Offers robust construction for longevity and consistent performance, even in demanding environments, while its compact design facilitates easy installation in space-constrained setups.
  • Versatile Connectivity: Features an M12 connector for easy integration into existing systems, ensuring quick setup and compatibility.
  • Advanced Sensing Technology: Utilizes state-of-the-art sensing technology to accurately detect flow rates, enhancing system reliability and performance.


  • Enhanced Operational Efficiency: Improves the control and management of fluid systems, leading to increased productivity and minimized downtime.
  • Cost-Effectiveness: With energy-efficient operation and durable construction, it offers significant savings on operational and maintenance costs.
  • Reliability: Ensures minimal maintenance requirements due to its high-quality build and reliable performance, enhancing overall system dependability.
  • Easy System Integration: Its compact design and versatile connectivity options allow for straightforward integration into various setups, providing flexibility in system design.


  • Process Automation: Crucial for precise fluid management in automated production lines, ensuring efficiency and quality.
  • Water Treatment: Plays a vital role in managing flow rates in water treatment and management systems, contributing to environmental sustainability.
  • Chemical Processing: Ideal for the stringent requirements of chemical processing applications, where precise flow control is essential.
  • HVAC Systems: Enhances efficiency and control in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems, ensuring optimal environmental conditions.

The Festo SFAB-1000U-WQ10-2SA-M12 flow sensor is an essential component for industries seeking to optimize their fluid management systems. It promises not only improved efficiency and reliability but also significant operational savings, making it a valuable addition to a wide range of applications.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Symbol 00992243
Certification RCM compliance mark
c UL us – Recognized (OL)
CE marking (see declaration of conformity) As per EU EMC directive
As per EU RoHS directive
UKCA marking (see declaration of conformity) To UK instructions for EMC
To UK RoHS instructions
Certificate issuing authority UL E322346
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Measured variable Volume
Volumetric flow rate
Flow direction Unidirectional
P1 -> P2
Measuring principle Thermal
Method of measurement Heat loss
Flow measuring range start value 10 l/min
Flow measuring range end value 1000 l/min
Operating pressure 0 MPa … 1 MPa
Operating pressure 0 bar … 10 bar
Operating medium Compressed air as per ISO 8573-1:2010 [7:4:4] Nitrogen
Temperature of medium 0 °C … 50 °C
Ambient temperature 0 °C … 50 °C
Nominal temperature 23 °C
Accuracy of flow rate ± (3% o.m.v. + 0.3% FS)
Zero point repetition accuracy 0.2 %FS
Repetition accuracy margin 0.8 %FS
Temperature co-efficient margin typ. 0.1%FS/K
Pressure influence of margin 0.5 %FS/b.
Switching output 2 x PNP or 2 x NPN switchable
Switching function Window comparator, Threshold value comparator
Switching element function N/C contact/N/O contact switchable
Max. output current 100 mA
Analog output 4 – 20 mA
Flow characteristic curve, start value 0 l/min
Flow characteristic curve, end value 1000 l/min
Output characteristic curve initial value 4 mA
End value output characteristic curve 20 mA
Max. load resistance of current output 500 Ohm
Short-circuit protection Yes
Overload protection Available
DC operating voltage range 15 V … 30 V
Idle current 120 mA
Reverse polarity protection for all electrical connections
Electrical connection 1, connection type Plug
Electrical connection 1, connection technology M12x1 A-coded as per EN 61076-2-101
Electrical connection 1, number of pins/wires 5
Electrical connection for input 1, connection pattern 00995383
Type of mounting With through-hole
With H-rail
With wall/surface bracket
Mounting position Any
Pneumatic connection For pneumatic tubing outside diameter 10 mm
Product weight 160 g
Housing material PA-reinforced
Display type Illuminated LCD, multi-color
Displayable unit(s) l
Setting options Teach-in
Via display and pushbuttons
Protection against tampering PIN code
Degree of protection IP65
Pressure drop <100 mbar
Protection class III
Corrosion resistance class (CRC) 2 – Moderate corrosion stress
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364-B1/B2-L
Weight 0.160 kg