Scanners & Readers

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

U.S. Department of Defense Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office Awards Decision Sciences Contract to Supply and Deploy Advanced Contraband and Threat Detection System

July 28, 2016

POWAY, Calif., July 26, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) has awarded Decision Sciences International Corporation (Decision Sciences) a contract valued at up to $5.26 million to supply and deploy its Multi-Mode Passive Detection System Generation 3 (MMPDS GEN3), an advanced scanning system using cosmic ray tomography to automatically... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services

3D Systems Partners with Mystic Aquarium, ACT Group and Middle School Students to Help Disabled Penguin Walk Again

July 28, 2016

- Custom orthotic boot created using 3D scan-to-print workflow improves mobility of endangered African penguin ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that its end-to-end digital design and manufacturing solutions led to the enhanced mobility of a disabled African penguin at Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, CT. In a collaborative endeavor led by the aquarium’s veterinary staff,... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rugged Smart Card Reader enhances road safety.

July 27, 2016

To help prevent fatigue-related accidents, models 1955562-1 and -2 each work with digital tachograph to track number of hours driven by commercial vehicle operator. Tamperproof, shock- and vibration-resistant unit interconnects with smart card according to ISO 7810 and 7816 standards and features 112.2 x 61.5 x 6.05 mm, heavy-duty thermoplastic body with UL 94 V0 flammability rating. Design facilitates card insertion and utilizes electromechanical ejector for quick and automatic card removal. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Exact Metrology Holds Open House in Brookfield, Wisconsin

July 14, 2016

Product demonstrations and technical presentations on 3D printing CT scanning engage a large audience On June 23, 2016, Exact Metrology held an open house at their Brookfield, Wisconsin location, showcasing its newest products in 3D printing and CT scanning equipment. The event was attended by a large number of people from several Midwestern states and a diverse range of business sectors,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Zebra Technologies' Total Wearable Solutions Deliver Double-digit Gains in Warehouse Worker Productivity

July 5, 2016

Hands-free Solutions Boost User Mobility, Productivity via World's Only Family of Wearable Devices Built on Android and Backed by Zebra Mobility DNA LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. - Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), a global leader in providing solutions and services that give enterprises real-time visibility into their operations, today introduced its Total Wearable Solutions. This is... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

OSDP-Enabled Smart Card Readers support diverse interoperability.

June 30, 2016

Employing Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) standard, Delta smart card readers offer facilitated interfacing with control panels and security management systems. IP-extensible OSDP, by promoting consistency, security, and interoperability between different manufacturers' devices, benefits OEMs and integrators. Interoperability can be achieved regardless of system architecture, and specification constantly monitoring wiring protects against attack threats. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Biometric and Card Readers provide contactless access control.

June 28, 2016

Employing state-of-the-art fingerprint technology, MorphoAccess SIGMA Series Readers deliver quick user identification and advanced anti-fraud features. Units include color touchscreen and buzzer for advanced interactivity, can be used with any electronic device with Web access, and support Prox, iCLASS, MIFARE, MIFARE Plus, DESFire, and NFC cards. Suited for high-traffic, high-security applications, touchless MorphoWave Tower Readers can capture and match 4 fingerprints with single hand movement. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Laser Scanner provides protection range of 27.56 ft.

June 7, 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, network compatibility (such as EtherNet/IP), and ability to receive encoder inputs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless/Network Scanners mobilize transaction capture.

June 6, 2016

In addition to being mobile app ready to support BYOD and mobility in workplace, Kodak ScanMate i1150WN and Kodak i1190WN provide wireless and network connectivity where employees need to share document capture devices. Control panel facilitates scanning while providing useful information, and IT administrators can set security levels and disable wireless and mobile if needed. ScanMate+ Mobile App also facilitates file sharing via email and upload to cloud-based applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater Laser Scanner Used for 3D Measurements of Steam Dryer

May 23, 2016

Renton, WA – A Newton Labs’ NM200UW Underwater Laser scanner captured precision as-built dimensions at a Midwest Nuclear Facility during a recent spring outage. A team of engineers, supported by Newton Labs, performed 3D laser scanning on the four vessel support brackets and the four associated steam dryer seismic blocks. “Newton is proud to have played such a critical role in this... 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 good or bad based on user-defined tolerances. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

3D Laser Scanner targets shop floor applications.

April 28, 2016

Efficient on black, multicolored, and shiny surfaces, MetraSCAN 3D helps manufacturers address potential quality control issues at any stage of production cycle, regardless of part complexity and material. System provides 480,000 measurements/second and volumetric accuracy of 0.0025 in. Thanks to TRUaccuracy, MetraSCAN 3D’s optical-based data acquisition process delivers measurement accuracy for small to large parts and assemblies that are insensitive to instabilities of environment. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Microscan Announces Integrated Liquid Lens Autofocus for MicroHAWK Barcode Readers

April 27, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of auto ID solutions from the world’s first laser diode barcode scanner to the Data Matrix symbol, announces that fully-integrated liquid lens autofocus models of MicroHAWK® Barcode Readers are now available for pre-order featuring both truly-automatic and software-programmable autofocus. Liquid lens autofocus technology has been... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

USB3.0 SWIR Linescan Camera suits spectroscopy, machine vision.

April 21, 2016

Operating in SWIR and Vis spectrum from 0.4–1.7 µm, LineCam12 features 1024 x 1 pixel format with 12.5 µm pitch, provides USB3 Vision™ and Camera Link outputs, and can also be powered by USB3.0. Imaging capacity can exceed 37k lines/sec, and models are available with 250 µm tall pixels for spectroscopy or 12.5 µm square pixels for machine vision tasks. Along with 14-bit ADC (dynamic range >6000:1), TEC-stabilized InGaAs camera offers 18 NUC tables and on-chip optical pixel binning.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

FARO Announces New HDR Laser Scanners and Instant Rendering Software for BIM-CIM and Public Safety Customers

April 14, 2016

LAKE MARY, Fla. - FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and realization technology in the BIM-CIM and Public Safety markets, announces the release of new 3D laser scanners with high dynamic range photography (HDR) that produce incredibly detailed images in bright and dark lighting conditions as well as increased resolution for... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Morse Watchmans Showcases Key Management Upgrades and Innovations at ISC West

April 12, 2016

Advanced Solutions Stay Ahead of Industry Changes Las Vegas, NV – Product enhancements that add convenience and network security, and an expanded list of integrations and connectivity with leading access control solutions are just some of the innovations featured by Morse Watchmans this week at ISC West. Also on display is a new video that captures the essence of the industry-leading key... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hand-held Barcode Terminals weigh just 4 1/2 oz.

April 12, 2016

Featuring lightweight, drop-resistant design, BHT-1500 Series includes full suite of pre-installed software for instant, out-of-the-box data collection. Contoured handle and ergonomic keyboard allow one-hand operation, while 2 in. color screen facilitates clear viewing of data, cutting down on operator errors. Communications capabilities include USB for direct connection to PC, and IrDA for wireless cloning of devices. Optional device cradles allow communication via Ethernet, USB, or RS-232C. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Software

Laser Scanner System helps create fire-investigation reports.

April 11, 2016

With FARO Public Safety Laser Scanner and FireZone v10.6 software, fire investigators can measure and document fire scenes and minimize time they are exposed to hazardous investigation environments. Software creates diagrams from both manual measurements and 3D point clouds. Program's 2D/3D fire investigation tools and documentation features such as placards and bubble labels show location of evidence, photographs taken, and additional symbology in accordance with NFPA 170 standard. Read More

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

Microscan Demonstrates LVS® Barcode Verifiers for Ensuring UDI Compliance at UDI Conference 2016

April 1, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will demonstrate LVS® barcode verification and print quality inspection solutions from Booth #20 at the UDI Conference, April 18- 19 at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. With Microscan’s 25 August 2015 acquisition of verification systems... Read More