SMT-10M-PS-24V-E-0.3-Q-M12 – Festo Proximity Sensors

USD $ 52.71 USD $ 43.22

SKU: Festo 551372 #05

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 551372 #05
Festo Proximity Sensors: SMT-10M-PS-24V-E-0.3-Q-M12
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The Festo SMT-10M-PS-24V-E-0.3-Q-M12 Proximity Sensor is an exemplary component meticulously engineered to revolutionize industrial automation systems with its unparalleled precision and robust functionality. Bearing the MPN 551372, this sensor epitomizes Festo’s commitment to excellence in engineering and innovation.

Key Features:

  • Exceptional Sensing Accuracy: Built with state-of-the-art technology, this proximity sensor delivers unparalleled accuracy in detecting objects within its range, ensuring precise control and automation in industrial environments.
  • Rugged and Durable Build: Crafted from premium-grade materials, the SMT-10M-PS-24V-E-0.3-Q-M12 sensor boasts exceptional durability, capable of withstanding the rigors of industrial operations in challenging environments.
  • Compact and Flexible Design: Its compact form factor allows for seamless integration into space-constrained setups without compromising on performance, offering versatility in installation options.
  • Effortless Installation and Configuration: Featuring a user-friendly design, this sensor facilitates hassle-free installation and configuration, enabling swift deployment and seamless integration into existing automation systems.
  • Wide Compatibility: Compatible with a diverse range of industrial machinery and automation systems, it offers versatility and flexibility, making it an ideal choice for various applications across industries.


  • Optimized Automation Processes: With its precise object detection capabilities, this proximity sensor enhances the efficiency and productivity of automation processes, ensuring smooth and reliable operation.
  • Cost-Efficiency: Its superior accuracy and durability contribute to reduced downtime and maintenance costs, translating to long-term cost savings for industrial operations.
  • Enhanced Safety: Reliable object detection ensures safer working environments by preventing accidents and minimizing risks associated with machinery and equipment.
  • Streamlined Workflows: Seamless integration and reliable operation streamline workflows, enabling smoother and more efficient industrial processes.
  • Future-Ready Solution: Designed to meet the evolving needs of industrial automation, this sensor offers scalability and adaptability, ensuring compatibility with future upgrades and advancements.


  • Assembly Lines: Essential for precise object detection and positioning in automated assembly processes, optimizing production efficiency and quality control.
  • Material Handling Systems: Facilitates seamless material flow and handling by accurately detecting objects in conveyor systems and robotic applications, enhancing throughput and reliability.
  • Packaging Machinery: Plays a crucial role in packaging systems by ensuring accurate detection of products and packaging materials, contributing to efficient packaging operations.
  • Machine Tooling: Integral to CNC machines and other machining equipment, it enables precise tool positioning and workpiece detection, enhancing machining accuracy and quality.

The Festo SMT-10M-PS-24V-E-0.3-Q-M12 Proximity Sensor sets new benchmarks in performance and reliability, embodying Festo’s unwavering dedication to excellence and innovation. Trust in this sensor to elevate your automation processes to new heights of efficiency and productivity.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Design for round slot
Conforms to standard EN 60947-5-2
Symbol 00991149
Certification RCM compliance mark
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
Special features Oil-resistant
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Application note
Measured variable Position
Measuring principle Magneto-resistive
Ambient temperature -40 °C … 70 °C
Repetition accuracy 0.2 mm
Switching output NPN, PNP, Non-contact, 2-wire
Switching element function N/O contact
On time ≤1.3 ms
Switch-off time ≤7.3 ms
Max. switching frequency 130 Hz
Max. output current 100 mA
Max. output current in mounting kits 50 mA
Max. switching capacity DC 2.4 W … 2.8 W
Max. switching capacity DC in mounting kits 1.2 W … 1.5 W
Voltage drop ≤6 V
Short-circuit protection yes
Overload protection Available
Rated operating voltage DC 24 V
DC operating voltage range 5 V … 30 V
Reverse polarity protection for all electrical connections
Electrical connection 1, connection type Cable, Cable with plug, Open end
Electrical connection 1, connection technology M12x1 A-coded as per EN 61076-2-101, M8x1 A-coded as per EN 61076-2-104
Electrical connection 1, number of pins/wires 2
Electrical connection 1, type of mounting Screw-type lock
Electrical connection for input 1, connection pattern 00991155, 00992826, 00995573, 00997357
Connection outlet orientation Longitudinal, Transverse
Connector cable test conditions Flexural strength: as per Festo standard, Test conditions on request, Torsional resistance: > 300 000 cycles, ±270°/0.1 m, Energy chain > 5 million cycles, bending radius 28 mm
Cable length 0.2 m … 30 m
Cable characteristic Suitable for energy chains/robot applications
Material of cable sheath TPE-U(PUR)
Type of mounting Screwed tightly, Can be inserted in slot from above
Max. tightening torque 0.4 Nm
Mounting position Any
Housing material High-alloy stainless steel
Switching status indication LED yellow
Ambient temperature with flexible cable installation -20 °C … 70 °C
Degree of protection IP65, IP68
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364-B2-L
Suitability for the production of Li-ion batteries Metals with more than 1% by mass of copper, zinc or nickel by mass are excluded from use. Exceptions are nickel in steel, chemically nickel-plated surfaces, printed circuit boards, cables, electrical plug connectors and coils
Cleanroom class Class 4 according to ISO 14644-1