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Keyence Corp. of America

1100 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Suite 210, Itasca, IL, 60143, USA

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Keyence Corp. of America

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

GT2-S Contact Sensors feature mounting brackets.

Nov 30, 2016

Available in 1 mm and 5 mm stroke lengths, GT2-S Contact Sensors can be easily integrated into EtherNet/IP, PROFINET/PROFIBUS, DeviceNet, CC-Link, RS-232C, BCD, TCP/IP and EtherCAT communication protocols. Featuring seamless structure, units are dust-proof, watertight and oil-resistant. Offering durability and environment resistance, sensors are complemented with dedicated software and are... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ultra-Compact GT2-S Sensors uses scale shot system II standard.

Nov 12, 2016

Lasting up to 200 million cycles without having to replace, Ultra-Compact GT2-S Sensors are not only sturdy but hard-wearing. GT2-S sensors are compatable with protocols like EtherNet/IP, PROFINET/PROFIBUS, DeviceNet. Available in 1mm and 5mm stroke lengths, GT2-S sensors are used in measuring range, appearance, resolution, accuracy and measuring force. Product comes with mounting brackets... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Safety Laser Scanner provides protection range of 27.56 ft.

Jun 07, 2016

Able to differentiate between people/objects and dust or mist, SZ-V Series features integrated camera that can capture images and video when object or person enters protected area. Detachable display, without interrupting operation, provides real-time feedback, protection zone information, and access to historical data. Along with 0.1° beam pitch, features include system memory plug,... Read More

Vision Systems

Vision System offers high-speed, simultaneous 2D/3D imaging.

May 24, 2016

Combining Hi-Res 3D height images with high-speed (64,000 profiles/sec) processing, XG-X Series enables inspection that cannot be accomplished with conventional laser profiling or traditional 2D imaging. This all-in-one 3D measurement and inspection package, which leverages laser profiling technology and image processing algorithms, also offers facilitated setup and programming via UI and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Measurement System provides instant, non-contact scan.

May 17, 2016

With VR-3000 Series, users can instantly and accurately measure rough surfaces, flatness, warpness, and planarity. System can perform batch analyses between multiple samples simultaneously under same condition. Users can compare visual and numerical differences between design data and actual sample, then export scan back into CAD data. In addition, VR-3000 can automatically determine if part is... Read More

Vision Systems

Vision Sensors handle difficult detection applications.

Feb 04, 2016

Maximizing stability and functionality of visual inspection, IV-H Series can replace multiple sensors, offering all-in-one solution for applications with multiple parts to detect. In addition to tools for shape and pattern detection, color detection, and position adjustment, sensors incorporate tools for width/height detection, diameter detection, and edge presence verification. Ethernet/IP and... Read More

Automatic ID

Wireless Handheld DPM Barcode Reader decodes difficult targets.

Jan 20, 2016

Utilizing polarizing illumination and multi-angle lights for advanced reading regardless of surface condition or geometry, SR-G100 achieves consistent reading speed and stability. Auto Tune mode automatically calibrates for optimal settings within environment, and data transfer is possible via Ethernet/IP, PROFINET, PLC link, or USB. Rated to IP54, drop-resistant enclosure... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Full-Spectrum Sensor detects any change in appearance.

Nov 17, 2015

Capable of analyzing full visible light spectrum, LR-W Series is suited for presence/absence applications as well as complex applications that must detect slightest differences in shade of color. Photoelectric sensor features 500 mm range and adjustable beam spot to ensure stable detection. Housed in IP65/IP67 rated enclosure, unit can be mounted wherever needed and can be calibrated with... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine installs in any location.

Sep 01, 2015

Featuring portable design, XM Series performs high-precision measurements using onscreen interactive visual guide and handheld touch probe. No previous CMM programming experience is needed. User selects desired measurement parameters and measures target to complete programming. Augmented reality guidance images are created automatically, and measurement points with 3D elements are visually... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Flow Sensors feature clamp-on design.

Jun 25, 2015

Designed to clamp on to outside of pipe, FD-Q Series can accurately sense flow of liquid through metal or resin pipes ranging from ¼–2 in. Sensors can detect virtually any type of fluid, including flow of water, oils, chemicals, and consumer products. Since sensors do not directly contact liquid, concerns of contacting corrosive liquids or contaminating product are eliminated. Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Air-Push Type Contact Sensor offers flexible communication.

Mar 27, 2015

Supplied in IP-67G enclosure, GT2-P has spindle that can be actuated by compressed air and eliminates need for complex mounting jigs. Scale Shot System, combining conventional scale and transformer methods, enables accuracy of 1 µm throughout entire range while maintaining absolute positioning. Designed for extended use, even in harsh environments, sensor employs extended-life linear... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Static Meters come in handheld and inline models.

Feb 04, 2015

Providing precision measurement of static electricity, temperature, and humidity, SK Series of Electrostatic Sensors allow user to monitor charges on parts or check static eliminator performance while viewing or outputting data as required. Handheld SK-H050 features built-in laser aim, 180° rotating head, and large LCD. Integrated into existing machine, inline SK-050 displays measurements on... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Inkjet Printer streamlines maintenance and operation.

Nov 10, 2014

Along with usability-optimized interface and intuitive, onboard maintenance functions, MK-U6000 Series provides one-touch, tool-free nozzle replacement; automatic connection with Keyence visions systems for OCR verification; and illustrated instructions for consumable parts replacement. Auto-shower function, promoting printing stability by proactively sustaining print head components,... Read More

Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Portable Tools

Three-Axis Hybrid Laser Marker combines fiber and YVO4 benefits.

Oct 31, 2014

Combining fiber and YVO4 laser oscillation methods, MD-X Series offers built-in 2D code reader and verifier for accurate 2D code marking/checking without use of separate device. Verification and grading of marked 2D Code can be performed via built-in camera, which also enables automatic focusing, and resulting data can be output via I/O or data communication to signify a Good... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Digital Microscope eliminates need for focus adjustment.

May 08, 2014

Providing Hi-Res, large depth-of-field imaging and integrated 2D/3D measurement, VHX-5000 can capture any area in complete focus without user adjustment. CMOS camera, imaging at 50 fps, and graphics engine allow microscope to provide fully-focused images in as little as 1 sec. High Dynamic Range algorithm, which enhances contrast and reduces over/under saturated areas on target, can be... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Axis Optical Micrometer supports high-speed operation.

Feb 19, 2014

With standard sampling rate of 16,000 Hz that virtually eliminates effects of target vibration on measurement value, LS-9000 series is designed to keep up with any production line while maintaining repeatability of 0.03 μm. Vibration isolation system within head protects against damage from vibration and impact, and design has no moving parts. Target monitor and tilt correction function lets... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Multipurpose Sensor offers consistently stable detection.

Dec 10, 2013

Supplied in metal housing with IP65/IP67 enclosure rating, LR-T Series owes its detection capability to Time of Flight (TOF) technology and custom IC. Detection is consistently stable, regardless of target surface type, color, and finish or such environmental factors as ambient light, mist, and excessive dust. While intuitive menus aid navigation through functions and settings, adjustable beam... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtain suits space-constrained applications.

Sep 17, 2013

Available in front and side view models, GL-S deliver Type 4 level protection and features 3 color operational status indicators that can be seen from any angle. Built-in muting function, external device monitoring, and interlock function eliminate need for external devices, while Edge-to-Edge Protection eliminates need for additional guarding. Built-in mounting brackets reduce installation time,... Read More

Automatic ID

Compact 1D/2D Barcode Reader offers range of over 3 ft.

Jun 25, 2013

Supporting several communications options and data editing functionality, PoE-enabled SR-750 Series also employs optimized code capture and process techniques. Pre-processing techniques and image filtering ensure images are optimized prior to decoding. Localized binary threshold settings for unique regions of code make reader suited for direct part marking applications, and high-speed search... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Macroscope completes instant, non-contact 3D measurements.

Jun 18, 2013

Incorporating one-shot 3D algorithm, VR-3000 Series enables 3D surface measurements such as height, angles, and radii to be taken simultaneously. Irregularities like waviness, curvature, and warpage can also be measured. System features magnification range from 12–160x and includes high-resolution digital camera for capturing images up to 9 megapixels. Three double-telecentric lenses... Read More

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