LED Controller suits machine vision applications.
November 19, 2002 - Model SC-2100 utilizes light feedback loop to maintain intensity ±2% over lifetime of LED head. It monitors LED temperature via built-in thermistor, which allows controller to shut down LEDs before permanent damage occurs. Intelligent controller includes 2 A light source output, remote control interface, auto head recognition, on-board configuration memory and programmable duty cycle.
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62 Columbus St.
Auburn, NY, 13021 3120
Schott-Fostec Introduces an Intelligent LED Controller
October 30, 2002 â€“ Schott-Fostec introduces a microprocessor based LED Controller for machine vision applications, which fully utilizes the special features of the standard Schott-Fostec LED product line. This intelligent controller can automatically recognize the type of LED head, users can then set the parameters of the head through a terminal interface. Once set, the controller can run as a stand-alone unit, without a dedicated PC.
A state-of-the-art controller, the SC-2100 utilizes a light feedback loop to maintain intensity +/- 2% over the lifetime of the LED head. In addition, the unit monitors the LED temperature via a built in thermistor, which allows the controller to shut down the LEDs before permanent damage occurs.
The intelligent LED Controller provides features unmatched in the industry at an affordable price level. Standard features include 2 amp light source output, remote control interface, auto head recognition, on-board configuration memory and programmable duty cycle. For further details contact Schott-Fostec, the North American Schott fiber optic lighting manufacturer.
Located in Auburn, New York, Schott-Fostec manufactures and supplies Fiberoptic and LED illumination solutions for Machine Vision, Industrial OEM, Microscopy and Medical applications. The company is a subsidiary of Schott Corporation, a diversified international organization with a successful history of improving how people live and work through expert solutions in specialty materials, components and systems. The Schott Group has over 100 years of experience in the manufacture of special glass and glass-related systems, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide with sales of nearly $1.8 billion. More information is available at www.us.schott.com.
SCHOTT-FOSTEC is located at 62 Columbus Street, Auburn, New York.
Phone +1 (315) 255-2791.
Fax +1 (315) 255-2695.