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The SensorDesignType extends its supertype by sensor specific Variables and is formally defined in Table 84.

Table 84 – SensorDesignType Definition

Attribute Value        
BrowseName SensorDesignType        
IsAbstract False        
References Node Class BrowseName DataType TypeDefinition Other
Subtype of the DesignType defined in 7.33, i.e. inheriting the InstanceDeclarations of that Node          
0:HasComponent Variable SensorTechnology SensorTechnologyOptionSet 0:DataItemType O, RO
0:HasComponent Variable SoftSensor 0:Boolean 0:TwoStateDiscreteType O, RO
           
The following nodes override properties and components of the DesignType          
0:HasComponent Variable ComponentClass SensorTypeEnum 0:DataItemType O, RO

The InstanceDeclarations of the SensorDesignType have additional Attributes defined in Table 85.

Table 85 – SensorDesignType Attribute values for child Nodes

Source Path Value Attribute Description Attribute
ComponentClass   Enumeration of possible sensor types.
SensorTechnology   Selection of sensor technologies this sensor uses.
SoftSensor   Indicates if the sensor is a software or hardware sensor.

   SoftSensor
   0:FalseState
   
“This sensor is a hardware sensor.”  

   SoftSensor
   0:TrueState
   
“This sensor is a software sensor.”  

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