The RapidoScan is available in a large number of sizes from 160 mm to 2000 mm. The flexibility of the company dEE dieEntwickler Elektronik GmbH and its employees permit individual, customer-specific solutions even for smaller quantities.


Technical data


  • Maximum resolution
  • Virtually dot-shaped beam geometry arranged on an optical level
  • Extremely short measurement cycle
  • High-performance process data interfaces with access to all measurement data from each measurement
  • Transparent objects can be evaluated at full measurement rate
  • Connection port for rotary encoder enables direct linking of positional data w/o PLC
  • Corrosion-resistant and easy to clean plastic housing


Technical features
Technology Emitter / receiver
Measurement cycle 5µs per beam, no additional processing or pause time
Beam distance from 2,5mm (parallel mode)
Diode count 64…768
Monitoring height 160…1920 mm
Range 0…2500 mm
Protection rating IP67
Process data EtherCAT, Powerlink, ModbusTCP + Autosend-Port
Digital I/O 3 x Digital Output + 1 x Trigger-Input, or
1 x Digital Output + 2 x Encoder-Input + 1 x Trigger-Input



  • EtherCAT slave interface according to CoE (CiA DS-301), FoE
  • Integrated dual port EtherCAT switch (In Port / Out Port)


  • POWERLINK V2 interface according to EPSG DS 301
  • Integrated dual port hub for efficient cabling

ModbusTCP + autosend

  • Modbus TCP interface for parametrization and diagnosis, additional autosend port for realtime process data transferring
  • Open system interface to connect with Ethernet-based PLCs and PCs over UDP/TCP (VIPA, S7-1200, S7-1500, …)