Inductive proximity sensors IQB

Category Tag
  • Best mechanical and electronic stability for extra-long service life
  • Highest levels of process reliability for your application
  • Long service life that reduce maintenance costs thanks to SICK’s ASIC technology and rugged VISTAL® housing
  • Precise detection and high sensor accuracy enable fast handling and assembly processes
  • Space-saving integration in every application
  • High resistance to shock and vibrations reduces maintenance costs
  • Quick viewing of sensor status from any position in the room reduces maintenance costs
  • Safe, fast mounting without any need for readjustment saves installation time and maintenance costs


Compact design with best-in-class performance. The IQB sensors offer extended sensing ranges of up to 8 mm and state-of-the-art SICK-ASIC technology. Its proven, reliable design with 270° status display is also ideal for more demanding applications. Extremely rugged VISTAL® housing, innovative hotmelt molding and an IP 68 enclosure rating make the sensors of the IQB product family the first choice for a wide range of applications and ensure the highest possible levels of process reliability and satisfaction.

At a glance
  • Types: 10 mm x 16 mm x 28 mm or 12 mm x 26 mm x 40 mm
  • Extended sensing ranges: 2 mm to 8 mm
  • Electrical configuration: DC 3-/4-wire
  • Enclosure rating: IP 68
  • Temperature range: –25 °C to +75 °C
  • Tough VISTAL™ housing
  • Small version with 270° output state display

Technical data overview

Housing Rectangular
Dimensions 10 mm x 28 mm x 16 mm

12 mm x 40 mm x 26 mm

Sensing range Sn 2 mm … 8 mm
Housing material Plastic
Enclosure rating IP68