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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

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

All-in-One Microscope offers 0.1-5,000x magnification range.

Jun 06, 2013

Incorporating observation, measurement, and image recording, Model VHX-700F provides bright field, dark field, and transmitted illumination. Not only can images be captured entirely in focus with large depth-of-field, but variety of measurements can be completed directly on image with click of mouse. Multi-angle stand is paired with rotating stage to allow 360° views without need to fixture or... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

General-Purpose Photoeyes feature heavy-duty metal body.

Mar 28, 2013

Resistant to oils, acids, and alkaline detergents, PR-G Series features IP68 and IP69K enclosure ratings to negate effects of harsh environments. Units provide maximum through-beam detecting distance up to 30 m. Built-in trimmer enables sensitivity adjustment, while highly visible light indicator allows for output status to be determined from distance. In addition, diffuse reflective and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Metal Photoelectric Sensor combines durability, stability.

Jan 10, 2013

Resistant to shocks, oils, acids, and alkaline detergents, PR-M/F Series employs hybrid structure that features heavy-duty, resin-filled, SUS316L stainless steel body which maintains both IP67 and IP69K enclosure ratings. Cross talk prevention function ensures interference-free operation, while another function automatically adjusts power to maintain stable detection of targets of varying... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

High-Speed 3D Laser Scanner provides precision measurements.

Dec 19, 2012

Along with range of onboard measurement tools and HSE3 CMOS receivers, LJ-V7000 Series offers range of heads that provide scan areas as wide as 9.45 in. and Z-axis repeatability as high as 0.4 µm. Imaging sensors allow system to reach profile sampling rate of 64 kHz with point sampling rate of 12.8 MHz. Able to acquire data from surfaces with varying reflectivity while utilizing safe, Class... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Function Analog Laser Sensor has 11.48 ft range.

Dec 14, 2012

Featuring 3.94 mil repeatability regardless of target color, IL Series triangulation-based laser sensor weighs 2.1 oz and features die cast steel sensor head. Interface facilitates measurement of height, thickness, liquid fill level, roll diameter, part positioning, width, distance, or hot metal part sensing, and dedicated mode allows calibration to be completed in 3 steps. Control system... Read More

Vision Systems

Machine Vision System features auto-teach inspection.

Dec 06, 2012

With Auto-Teach Inspection, users first teach CV-X100 Series what is good part by analyzing and recording image data. Any parts that are different from learned image data will be detected as defective. High-precision measurements can be done through mouse operations, with no calculations required. Since good image is crucial for stable vision inspection, Camera Installation Replication tool... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Machine Vision System performs high-precision measurements.

Nov 16, 2012

With CV-X100 Series, high-precision measurements can be done quickly through simple mouse operations, with no calculations required. Users choose dimension they are looking for, and then draw line on top and left edges of object. Intersection is automatically calculated. If units other than pixels are required, scaling can be applied. With intuitive interface, users of all levels can set... Read More

Portable Tools

Fiber Laser Marker utilizes 3-axis technology.

Nov 12, 2012

With 50 W output, MD-F5100 Series delivers high-speed marking and deep engraving on metal and plastic targets. Three-axis technology allows for consistent marking on 3D surfaces and far edges of 300 x 300 mm marking field. Wobble function cuts marking times for distinct black characters on metal without swelling or cracking. Featuring fanless architecture, marker has IP64-rated head unit where... Read More

Vision Systems

Machine Vision System enhances productivity via intuitive UI.

Oct 11, 2012

Through its intuitive interface, CV-X100 Series enables users of all skill levels to setup/customize inspections for all application requirements. Tool selection variety accelerates and facilitates inspections, while Auto-Teach Inspection smart tool can distinguish between defective and non-defective part. Users can widen variable range allowed for non-defective workpieces, and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtain is sealed to IP65 and IP67 ratings.

May 25, 2012

Featuring 3 mm thick extruded aluminum body with 9 mm wide recessed lens surface, GL-R Series is completely guarded from impact damage. One-line wiring system allows transmitter to be connected in series directly to receiver for power and synchronization purposes. Locking into back channel of housing via 2 screws, pre-assembled, quick fit brackets facilitate installation. Smart features include... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Digital Microscope provides automated measurement function.

Apr 27, 2012

To streamline testing as well as increase inspection speed and efficiency, VHX-2000 integrates zoom optics with CCD camera, 17 in. LCD monitor, light source, controller, and analysis/reporting software. Magnification range is 0.1x-5000x, and various lighting techniques are supported. In addition to optional motorized XY stage and Z-axis lens control, features include color filter wheel, super... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Vision Sensor enables flexible presence detection.

Mar 14, 2012

Combining functionality from machine vision and traditional sensors into one system, IV Vision Sensor accommodates range of presence detection applications. Standard equipment - Hi-R illumination, high-performance quad lens, and selection of 8 different sensor heads - provide image sharpness, clarity, and stability, while Easy Navigation feature enables setup to be accomplished in ~1 min.... Read More

Vision Systems

Vision System supports line scan cameras, 3-core processor.

Jan 20, 2012

Supporting simultaneous operation of up to 8 cameras, XG-8000 provides flexible hardware, diverse toolset, and intuitive interface. Triple Core Processor enables high load data processing, and visual LED indicators display received light intensities and image sharpness to facilitate setup. In addition to 3 control options, system offers KEYENCE Trace Log function; remote, online programming and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

In-line 2D Optical Micrometer offers multi-point measurement.

Dec 06, 2011

Combining functionality of laser scan micrometer, machine vision system, and optical comparator in single device, Model TM-3000 is available in 3 sensor head sizes and can utilize 2 transmitter-receiver pairs simultaneously. Because system works in 2 dimensions, it can measure up to 16 points within measurement area. In addition to 15 measurement modes and 8 auxiliary modes, device includes... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inline, 2D Optical Micrometer delivers multipoint measurement.

Dec 01, 2011

Combining laser scan micrometer, machine vision system, and optical comparator, TM-3000 is compatible with 100% automated high-speed, in-line or off-line measurement and inspection applications. It is available in 3 sensor head sizes and can utilize 2 transmitter-receiver pairs simultaneously. System works in 2 dimensions, measuring up to 16 points within given area, and optimizes speed and... Read More

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

3D Laser Scanning Microscope performs roughness measurements.

Jul 06, 2011

Utilizing short-wavelength laser, VK-X Series provides non-contact profile, roughness, and thickness measurements, even on surfaces with highly angular surfaces. System features 0.5 nm Z-axis resolution with magnification range from 200-24,000x and ability to capture images at up to 21.6 MP. By combining laser with 16-bit photomultiplier, VK-X Series can obtain image and measurement on nearly any... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Digital Microscope records high-speed processes.

Jun 24, 2011

Incorporating CMOS sensor, light source, LED monitor, analysis software, and PC components, Model VW-9000 records up to 230,000 fps and can capture video for up to 13 hours. Recorded footage can be edited and analyzed directly on controller. Microscope automatically tracks moving objects in recorded footage to quantify speed, acceleration, distance, and angle. By graphically displaying changes in... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Compact Laser Displacement Sensor delivers 1 nm resolution.

Jun 15, 2011

Suited for semiconductor HDD and web processing industries, SI-F1000 Series Micro-Head Spectral-Interference Laser Displacement Sensor provides precision performance from 2 mm dia sensor head. It delivers laboratory accuracy measurements inside production process as well as assembled products. Optical system uses fiber optic detecting, enabling precision measurements to be taken without... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fluorescence Microscope performs imaging without needing darkroom.

Jun 13, 2011

Integrating motorized 6-objective lens revolver, motorized stage, electronically controlled filter turret, and built-in sample enclosure, BIOREVO BZ-9000 can perform fluorescence, bright field, and phase-contrast imaging on variety of specimen holders. Unit can switch between 4 different fluorescent channels with click of mouse, automatically adjusting filter and exposure time. With Z-stack and... Read More

Automatic ID

2D Code Reader reads applications as fast as 160 m/min.

May 25, 2010

Equipped with LED lighting and DSP decoding capability, vision-based SR-600 Series moving object code reader utilizes decoding software filters for reading difficult codes caused by low contrast, scratches, distortion, or reflections. Integrated USB port enables live monitoring, testing, and function changes. With click of TUNE button, SR-600 Series automatically selects appropriate combination... Read More