Safety Light Curtain

GL-R series

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Model

GL-RF

GL-RH

GL-RL

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

10 mm 0.39" / ø4 ø0.16"

20 mm / ø5 0.79" / ø0.20"

40 mm / ø5 1.57" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø0.55" ø14 mm

ø0.98" ø25 mm

ø1.77" ø45 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 32.81' 0.2 to 10 m*1

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

50

43

37

Receiver

70

66

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R23F

GL-R31F

GL-R39F

GL-R47F

GL-R55F

GL-R63F

GL-R71F

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

10 mm 0.39" / ø4 ø0.16"

Detection capability

ø0.55" ø14 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 32.81' 0.2 to 10 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

6.9

7.8

8.6

9.5

10.4

11.2

12.1

OFF→ON

49.2*2

50.5*2

51.8*2

53.1*2

54.3*2

55.6*2

56.9*2

All blocked→ON

64.4*3

67.9*3

71.3*3

74.8*3

78.3*3

81.7*3

85.2*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

9.3

10.7

12.1

13.5

14.9

16.3

17.6

OFF→ON

52.7*2

54.8*2

56.9*2

59*2

61.1*2

63.2*2

65.3*2

All blocked→ON

74*3

79.5*3

85.1*3

90.7*3

96.3*3

101.8*3

107.4*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

50

54

57

60

62

64

66

Receiver

70

71

72

74

75

77

78

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

780 g

890 g

1000 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

670 g

900 g

1010 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R79F

GL-R87F

GL-R95F

GL-R103F

GL-R111F

GL-R119F

GL-R127F

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

10 mm 0.39" / ø4 ø0.16"

Detection capability

ø0.55" ø14 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 32.81' 0.2 to 10 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

13

13.8

14.7

15.5

16.4

17.3

18.1

OFF→ON

58.2*2

59.5*2

60.8*2

62.1*2

63.4*2

64.7*2

66*2

All blocked→ON

88.6*3

92.1*3

95.5*3

99*3

102.4*3

105.9*3

109.4*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

19

20.4

21.8

23.2

24.6

26

27.4

OFF→ON

67.4*2

69.4*2

71.5*2

73.6*2

75.7*2

77.8*2

79.9*2

All blocked→ON

113*3

118.5*3

124.1*3

129.7*3

135.2*3

140.8*3

146.4*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

67

69

71

72

74

76

78

Receiver

80

81

83

84

85

87

89

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

1200 g

1300 g

1400 g

1500 g

1600 g

1700 g

1800 g

Receiver

1900 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R08H

GL-R12H

GL-R16H

GL-R20H

GL-R24H

GL-R28H

GL-R32H

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

20 mm / ø5 0.79" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø0.98" ø25 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

6.6

7

7.4

7.9

OFF→ON

48.7*2

49.3*2

50*2

50.6*2

All blocked→ON

63.1*3

64.9*3

66.6*3

68.3*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

6.9

7.4

8.1

8.8

9.5

10.2

10.9

OFF→ON

49.1*2

49.9*2

50.9*2

52*2

53*2

54*2

55.1*2

All blocked→ON

64.2*3

66.3*3

69.1*3

71.9*3

74.7*3

77.5*3

80.2*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

43

46

50

53

57

59

61

Receiver

66

68

69

71

72

73

74

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

210 g

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

770 g

880 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

890 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R36H

GL-R40H

GL-R44H

GL-R48H

GL-R52H

GL-R56H

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

20 mm / ø5 0.79" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø0.98" ø25 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

8.3

8.7

9.2

9.6

10

10.5

OFF→ON

51.3*2

51.9*2

52.6*2

53.2*2

53.9*2

54.5*2

All blocked→ON

70*3

71.8*3

73.5*3

75.2*3

77*3

78.7*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

11.6

12.3

12.9

13.6

14.3

15

OFF→ON

56.1*2

57.2*2

58.2*2

59.3*2

60.3*2

61.4*2

All blocked→ON

83*3

85.8*3

88.6*3

91.4*3

94.2*3

96.9*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

63

65

66

68

69

71

Receiver

75

76

77

79

80

81

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

1000 g

1110 g

1220 g

1330 g

1440 g

1560 g

Receiver

1340 g

1450 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R60H

GL-R64H

GL-R72H

GL-R80H

GL-R88H

GL-R96H

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

20 mm / ø5 0.79" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø0.98" ø25 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

10.9

11.3

12.2

13.1

13.9

14.8

OFF→ON

55.2*2

55.8*2

57.1*2

58.4*2

59.7*2

61*2

All blocked→ON

80.4*3

82.1*3

85.6*3

89.1*3

92.5*3

96*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

15.7

16.4

17.8

19.2

20.6

22

OFF→ON

62.4*2

63.4*2

65.5*2

67.6*2

69.7*2

71.8*2

All blocked→ON

99.7*3

102.5*3

108.1*3

113.7*3

119.2*3

124.8*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

72

73

75

77

79

81

Receiver

82

83

85

87

89

91

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

1670 g

1780 g

2010 g

2230 g

2450 g

2680 g

Receiver

1680 g

1790 g

2240 g

2460 g

2690 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R04L

GL-R06L

GL-R08L

GL-R10L

GL-R12L

GL-R14L

GL-R16L

GL-R18L

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

40 mm / ø5 1.57" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø1.77" ø45 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

6.6

OFF→ON

48.7*2

All blocked→ON

63.1*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

6.9

7

7.4

7.7

8.1

8.4

OFF→ON

49.1*2

49.3*2

49.9*2

50.4*2

50.9*2

51.4*2

All blocked→ON

64.2*3

64.9*3

66.3*3

67.7*3

69.1*3

70.5*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

37

39

41

43

46

48

50

52

Receiver

66

67

68

69

70

71

72

73

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

210 g

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

770 g

880 g

1000 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

890 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R20L

GL-R22L

GL-R24L

GL-R26L

GL-R28L

GL-R30L

GL-R32L

Beam axis spacing/Lens diameter

40 mm / ø5 1.57" / ø0.20"

Detection capability

ø1.77" ø45 mm

Detecting distance

0.66 to 49.21' 0.2 to 15 m*1

Effective aperture angle

Max. ±2.5° (When operating distance is 9.84' 3 m or more)

Light source

Infrared LED (870 nm)

Response time (OSSD) (ms)

Wire synchronization, One-line or
Optical synchronization system (Channel 0)

ON→OFF

6.6

6.8

7

7.2

7.4

7.7

7.9

OFF→ON

48.7*2

49*2

49.3*2

49.6*2

50*2

50.3*2

50.6*2

All blocked→ON

63.1*3

64*3

64.9*3

65.7*3

66.6*3

67.5*3

68.3*3

Optical synchronization system
(Channel A or B)

ON→OFF

8.8

9.1

9.5

9.8

10.2

10.5

10.9

OFF→ON

52*2

52.5*2

53*2

53.5*2

54*2

54.6*2

55.1*2

All blocked→ON

71.9*3

73.3*3

74.7*3

76.1*3

77.5*3

78.9*3

80.2*3

Detection mode

Turns on when no interruptions are present in the detection zone

Synchronization between the transmitter and receiver

Optical synchronization or Wire synchronization (Determined by wiring)

Light interference prevention function

Prevents mutual interference in up to two GL-R systems.
Optical synchronization: prevented by Channel A and B with setting switch
Wire synchronization: prevented automatically

Control output
(OSSD output)

Output

2 transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)

Max. load current

500 mA*4

Residual voltage (during ON)

Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

OFF state voltage

Max. 2.0 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Leakage current

Max. 200 μA

Max. capacitive load

2.2 μF

Load wiring resistance

Max. 2.5 Ω

Supplemental output
(Non-safety-related output)

AUX

transistor outputs. (PNP or NPN is determined by the cable type)
Load current: Max. 50 mA, Residual voltage: Max. 2.5 V (with a cable length of 16.40' 5 m )

Error output

Muting lamp output

Incandescent lamp (24 VDC, 1 to 5.5 W)
LED lamp (load current: 10 to 230 mA) can be connected.

External input

When using a PNP output cable

EDM input
Wait input
Reset input
Muting input 1, 2
Override input

ON voltage: 10 to 30 V
OFF voltage: Open or 0 to 3 V
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

When using an NPN output cable

ON voltage: 0 to 3 V
OFF voltage: Open or 10 V or more
Up to the power voltage
Short circuit current: Approx. 2.5 mA (Approx. 10 mA with EDM input only)

Rating

Power voltage

24 VDC ±20%, ripple (P-P) 10% or less, Class 2

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

54

56

57

59

60

61

62

Receiver

75

76

77

78

79

80

Protection circuit

Reverse current protection, short-circuit protection for each output, surge protection for each output

Approved standards

EMC

EMS

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1

EMI

EN55011 ClassA, FCC Part15B ClassA, ICES-003 ClassA

Safety

IEC61496-1, EN61496-1, UL61496-1 (Type 4 ESPE)
IEC61496-2, EN61496-2, UL61496-2 (Type 4 AOPD)
IEC61508, EN61508 (SIL3), IEC62061, EN62061 (SIL CL3)
EN ISO13849-1:2015 (Category 4, PLe)
UL508
UL1998

Environmental resistance

Enclosure rating

IP65/IP67 (IEC60529)

Overvoltage category

II

Ambient temperature

-10 to 55°C 14 to 131°F, No freezing

Ambient temperature for storage

-25 to +60°C -13 to 140°F (No freezing)

Relative humidity

15 to 85% RH (No condensation)

Storage relative humidity

15 to 95% RH

Operating ambientluminance

Incandescent lamp: 3,000 lx or less. Sunlight: 20,000 lx or less

Vibration

10 to 55 Hz, 0.7 mm 0.03" compound amplitude, 20 sweeps each in the X, Y and Z directions

Shock resistance

100 m/s2 (approx. 10 G), 16 ms pulse in X, Y and Z directions, 1,000 times each axis

Material

Main unit case

Aluminum

Upper case/lower case

Nylon (GF 30%)

Front cover

Polycarbonate, SUS304

Weight

Transmitter

1110 g

1220 g

1330 g

1440 g

1560 g

1670 g

1780 g

Receiver

1340 g

1450 g

1680 g

1790 g

*1 When the option front protection cover is installed on the one of transmitter or receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 1.64' 0.5 m. When the front covers are installed on both of the transmitter and receiver, the Operating distance is shorten by 3.28' 1.0 m.
*2 If the interruption is present in the detection zone for less than 80 ms, the response time (OFF to ON) will be 80 ms or more to ensure that the OSSD maintains the OFF state for more than 80 ms.
*3 “All blocked” means the situation where the GL-R operates in optical synchronization system and the
transmitter and receiver is not synchronized (top and bottom beam axes are both blocked). In this situation,
the response time is longer because the GL-R synchronizes the transmitter and receiver fi rst and then
determines the clear or blocked.
*4 When the GL-R is used under surrounding air temperatures between 50 to 55°C 122°F to 131°F, the Maximum load current should not exceed 350 mA.

Model

GL-R23F

GL-R31F

GL-R39F

GL-R47F

GL-R55F

GL-R63F

GL-R71F

GL-R79F

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

50

54

57

60

62

64

66

67

Receiver

70

71

72

74

75

77

78

80

Model

GL-R87F

GL-R95F

GL-R103F

GL-R111F

GL-R119F

GL-R127F

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

69

71

72

74

76

78

Receiver

81

83

84

85

87

89

Model

GL-R08H

GL-R12H

GL-R16H

GL-R20H

GL-R24H

GL-R28H

GL-R32H

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

43

46

50

53

57

59

61

Receiver

66

68

69

71

72

73

74

Model

GL-R36H

GL-R40H

GL-R44H

GL-R48H

GL-R52H

GL-R56H

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

63

65

66

68

69

71

Receiver

75

76

77

79

80

81

Model

GL-R60H

GL-R64H

GL-R72H

GL-R80H

GL-R88H

GL-R96H

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

72

73

75

77

79

81

Receiver

82

83

85

87

89

91

Model

GL-R04L

GL-R06L

GL-R08L

GL-R10L

GL-R12L

GL-R14L

GL-R16L

GL-R18L

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

37

39

41

43

46

48

50

52

Receiver

66

67

68

69

70

71

72

73

Model

GL-R20L

GL-R22L

GL-R24L

GL-R26L

GL-R28L

GL-R30L

GL-R32L

Power supply

Current
consumption
(Max.) (mA)

Transmitter

54

56

57

59

60

61

62

Receiver

75

76

77

78

79

80

Model

GL-R23F

GL-R31F

GL-R39F

GL-R47F

GL-R55F

GL-R63F

GL-R71F

GL-R79F

Weight

Transmitter

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

780 g

890 g

1000 g

1200 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

670 g

900 g

1010 g

Model

GL-R87F

GL-R95F

GL-R103F

GL-R111F

GL-R119F

GL-R127F

Weight

Transmitter

1300 g

1400 g

1500 g

1600 g

1700 g

1800 g

Receiver

1900 g

Model

GL-R08H

GL-R12H

GL-R16H

GL-R20H

GL-R24H

GL-R28H

GL-R32H

Weight

Transmitter

210 g

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

770 g

880 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

890 g

Model

GL-R36H

GL-R40H

GL-R44H

GL-R48H

GL-R52H

GL-R56H

Weight

Transmitter

1000 g

1110 g

1220 g

1330 g

1440 g

1560 g

Receiver

1340 g

1450 g

Model

GL-R60H

GL-R64H

GL-R72H

GL-R80H

GL-R88H

GL-R96H

Weight

Transmitter

1670 g

1780 g

2010 g

2230 g

2450 g

2680 g

Receiver

1680 g

1790 g

2240 g

2460 g

2690 g

Model

GL-R04L

GL-R06L

GL-R08L

GL-R10L

GL-R12L

GL-R14L

GL-R16L

GL-R18L

Weight

Transmitter

210 g

320 g

430 g

550 g

660 g

770 g

880 g

1000 g

Receiver

330 g

440 g

890 g

Model

GL-R20L

GL-R22L

GL-R24L

GL-R26L

GL-R28L

GL-R30L

GL-R32L

Weight

Transmitter

1110 g

1220 g

1330 g

1440 g

1560 g

1670 g

1780 g

Receiver

1340 g

1450 g

1680 g

1790 g

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