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  SENTINEL 5000 APEX 500 APEX 300 APEX 100 APEX HD (300/500)
APEX Rx
 
Typical install application
Conveyor

500 only  
Combo with
checkweigher
External
infeed
External
infeed
Integral to
Checkweigher
External
infeed
External
infeed
(500 only)
 
Drop
through/
gravity

 

Custom

300D and
300P
systems

 

300 only

Tablet/
capsule
only

Pipeline    

  300 only  
Package/product type
Cartons/boxes

 
Pouches/bags

 
Bulk flow
products

 

Plastic bottles 
& jars
(no metal lids)

 
Tablets
and capsules
         

Design
Construction Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture
Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture 
Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture 
Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture 
Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture 
Stainless
steel,
epoxy
aperture 
User interface Graphical,
color
touchscreen
ABS plastic
control panel,
display
and keypad
ABS plastic
control panel,
display
and keypad
ABS plastic
control panel,
display
and keypad
ABS plastic
control panel,
display
and keypad
ABS plastic
control panel, display
and keypad
USB port Standard          
Built-in line filter

         
Enhanced statistics

         
Frequency range
  Up to five
frequencies
in real time,
adjustable
with software
in the field
(50–1000kHz)
Dual frequencies set in factory
(50–460 kHz)
Dual frequencies set in factory
(50–460 kHz)
Dual frequencies set in factory
(50–460 kHz)
Dual frequencies set in factory
(50–460 kHz)
Dual frequencies set in factory (700–900 kHz)
Typical sensitivity
  Best, up to 70% smaller volume metal than APEX 500 Better Good Good Same as standard models Best
Temperature
Operating temperature –10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
Product
temperature maximum
–10° to 55°C
(14° to 131°F)
–10° to 55°C 
(14° to 131°F)
–10° to 55°C 
(14° to 131°F)
–10° to 55°C
(14° to 131°F)
–10° to +40°C
(+14° to +104°F)
–10° to 55°C
(14° to 131°F)
High temperture option 
(–10° to 120°C
(14° to 248°F)
Kynar plastic with metal flange/gasket   Kynar plastic Kynar plastic with metal flange/gasket      
Belt speed range
  0.5–1000m/
min
0.5–1000m/
min
0.5–1000m/
min
0.5–1000m/
min
0.5–1000m/
min
0.5–100m/
min
Apertures
  Wide range Wide range (custom possible) Narrow range Wide range Same as standard models Small only
Specific aperture sizes
  Width: 75 to 2000 mm, Height: 75 to 600 mm. Increments of 25 mm up to 200 mm and 50 mm above 200mm Width: 50 to 1750 mm, Height: 50 to 900 mm. Increments of 25 mm up to 200 mm and 50 mm above 200mm Width: 75 to 550 mm, Height: 50 to 550 mm. Increments of 25 mm up to 200 mm and 50 mm above 200mm Width: 50 to 1750 mm, Height: 50 to 600 mm. Increments of 25 mm up to 200 mm and 50 mm above 200mm 500HD Width: 50 to 1750 mm  Height: 50 to 600 mm     
300HD Width: 125 to 350 mm  Height: 125 to 350 mm 
Width: 100 mm, Height: 25, 35 & 50 mm
Ratings
  IP69K, HD option includes thermal shock protection IP69K, Type 3 enclosure, ATEX zone 22, hazardous location Class II Division 2 Groups F&G IP69K, Type 3 enclosure, ATEX zone 22, hazardous location Class II Division 2 Groups F&G IP69K, Type 3 enclosure, ATEX zone 22, hazardous location Class II Division 2 Groups F&G IP69K, reliable use in thermo shock enviornments Type 3 enclosure, metal detector and control panel only
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