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Synonyms for photocell

a transducer used to detect and measure light and other radiations

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For maximum operational efficiency and prevention of possible accidents, businesses can consider fully automated doors; with options for detection of the fork lift being inductive loops, photocells or radar detectors.
I spoke to the council and they told me that they couldn't be turned off because they don't yet have a photocell switch.
It can work in three modes: contact, gap (with photocell positioning) and in combined mode.
I decided to add a photocell sensor to my new porch lights.
Both have a photocell and time controller to ensure thorough cleansing.
If the burner won't light, check the photocell assembly and the burner igniter plug First.
Council chiefs say a new photocell would be needed to switch off lights at night.
As a result of the standard, companies poured a great deal of their research and development money into creating new safety structures, photocell guards, cages, hoods, rewiring, electronic brakes, lockout switches, etc.
Thomas Lighting's new one-light Energy Star outdoor wall bracket with etched fluted glass is finished in colonial bronze finish and has a photocell Included.
Any of the beams, after being chopped by the near disc and "detected" by the far disc, illuminates a photocell.
In photocell mode, the system signals the tower to turn on or off based on the amount of natural light present.
Standard features include a photocell for automatic start/stop, a rocker switch for manual operation, and automatic stop when shred bag is full.
The sensor is based on a Cadmium Sulfide photocell that is exposed to light emitted by a radioluminescent, rare-earth phosphor, Connor explained.
The new CdS Photocell Series consists of single and dual cadmium sulfide (CdS) light-dependent resistors that boast high sensitivity and stability.
Italian supplier is highlighting a new line of bag welders that have a servo motor, PLC control, and photocell inspection system.