Omron Proximity Sensors. Rectangular. E2Q6

Rectangular Proximity Sensor

Freely Change the Sensing Direction

DC Models

Sensing distance Connection method Operation mode Model
NPN output PNP output
20 mm Terminal block NO + NC E2Q6-N20E3-H E2Q6-N20F3-H
30 mm E2Q6-N30ME3-H E2Q6-N30MF3-H

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Recommended Cable Gland (ST Type) (Manufactured by LAPP)

Purchase a cable gland to maintain a water-resistant structure.

Product number
Color Screw size Applicable cable outer diameter
ST-M20 × 1.5 Black M20 × P1.5 7 to 13 dia.
Applicable seal packing
Note: Purchase a seal packing to maintain water resistance.
For details or to make purchases, contact your OMRON sales representative.

Shielded Unshielded
Model E2Q6-N20Ƴ-H E2Q6-N30MƳ-H
Sensing distance 20 mm ±10% 30 mm ±10%
Set distance 0 to 16 mm 0 to 24 mm
Differential travel 15% max. of sensing distance
Detectable object Ferrous metal (The sensing distance decreases with non-ferrous metal. Refer to Engineering Data (Reference Value) on Data Sheet.)
Standard sensing object Iron, 60 × 60 × 1 mm Iron, 90 × 90 × 1 mm
Response frequency *1 150 Hz 100 Hz
Power supply voltage
(operating voltage range)
10 to 30 VDC, including 10% ripple (p-p)
Current consumption 20 mA max.
Control output Load current 200 mA max.
Residual voltage 2 V max. (at 200 mA load current)
Indicators Power indicator (green), detection indicator (yellow)
Operation mode NO + NC
Protection circuits Power supply reverse polarity protection, output reverse polarity protection, and load short-circuit protection
Ambient temperature range Operating and storage: -25 to 70°C (with no icing or condensation)
Ambient humidity range Operating and storage: 35% to 95% (with no condensation)
Temperature influence ±15% max. of sensing distance at 23°C in the temperature range of -25 to 70°C
Voltage influence ±2% max. of sensing distance at 24 VDC in the range of 24 VDC ±15%
±2% max. of sensing distance at 12 VDC in the range of 12 VDC ±15%
Insulation resistance 50 MΩ min. (at 500 VDC) between current-carrying parts and case
Dielectric strength 1,000 VAC, at 50/60 Hz for 1 min. between current-carrying parts and case
Vibration resistance (destruction) 10 to 55 Hz with a 1.5-mm double amplitude in X, Y, and Z directions
Shock resistance (destruction) 300 m/s2 3 times each in six directions
Degree of protection IEC IP67 *2
Connection method Terminal block
Weight (packed state/Sensor only) Approx. 250 g/approx. 230 g
Materials Case Polyamide (PA)
Sensing surface Polyamide (PA)
Terminal base Polyamide (PA)
Accessories Instruction manual
*1. The response frequency is an average value. Measurement conditions are as follows: standard sensing object, a distance of twice the standard sensing object, and a set distance of half the sensing distance.
*2. When the recommended cable gland is used.



E2Q6 Dimensions 3

Accessories (Sold Separately)

Recommended Cable Gland (ST Type) (Manufactured by LAPP)

E2Q6 Dimensions 5
Note: A seal packing is not included.