Line Scanners

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, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Line Scanning Accessory enhances spot pyrometer functionality.

October 5, 2015

Compatible with Endurance™, Marathon, and Modline® 5/7 Series IR non-contact temperature measurement sensors, SpotScan™ lets users gather temperature data over large area on target. Accessory enables IR temperature sensor optics to be used to achieve small spot sizes on measurement target as well as spot sweep over target to observe larger area. Additional functionality lets users continuously monitor analog output for variations exceeding defined limits. Peak picker and averaging/response time functions are also standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Monochrome Line Scan Cameras offer CoaXPress interface.

April 29, 2015

Sweep Series includes monochrome industrial line scan cameras, based on custom-built CMOS sensor, that feature CoaXPress interface, which supports use of one cable for image data, camera control, and power supply. In addition to 2,048 pixel resolution, 20 µm x 20 µm large pixels, and scan rates up to 80,000 lines/sec, models feature dual-mode image sensor, 400 µm² photon collection area, and Ethernet port. All cameras are GenICam compliant for use with JAI SDK. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Industrial Line-Scan Light outputs >5 million lux.

April 6, 2015

Available in 1 ft increments from 1–10 ft, Linear High Power (LHP) Line Scan Light utilizes silicone optics, produces >5 million lux, and offers polarization. Other features include internal adjustable focus and 700 W of thermal energy for each foot of light. Suitable applications include those using line-scan cameras that require high-intensity illumination, such as web and print applications, packaging, electronics, and flat-panel-display inspection. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

SWIR Line Scan Camera supports medical diagnosis.

February 6, 2015

Designed for spectral-domain optical coherence tomography applications, 2k pixel Model GL2048R enables entire front of eye — from top of cornea through to bottom of lens — to be imaged. Speed of camera minimizes motion blur while capturing retina's full field of view. Phase stability enables SD-OCT systems to measure and map faster blood flows that occur in larger vessels of choroid. With camera, OCT systems can also measure corneal thickness, scar tissue, and lens dimensions. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Monochrome Line Scan Cameras offer large pixels, high scan rates.

October 14, 2014

Respectively delivering scans rates up to 80,000 and 65,000 lines/sec, Sweep models SW-2000M-CL-80 and SW-2000M-CL-65 feature 2,048 pixel resolution and 20 x 20 µm pixels. Quantum well capacity and 400 µm² photon collection area promote SNR, while pixel size helps lower Modulation Transfer Function (MTF) requirements of camera lens. Other features include Ethernet port, scalable resolution function, single-channel Camera Link interface, and dual mode-capable image sensor. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Intelligent Cameras serve high-speed, compute-intensive tasks.

July 22, 2014

Based on CMOS sensors, 90 x 50 x 35 mm VC Base+ series includes 5 models (black-and-white or color) that feature 700 MHz processor, global shutter, fast trigger mode, and line scan mode that allows for frame rates up to 18 kHz. Ethernet interface and optional RS232 interface allow integration into automation environments, while 32 MB Flash and 128 SDRAM are provided for program and data storage. With sizes from 1/3–1 in., sensors provide resolutions from 752 x 480 to 2,048 x 2,048 pixels. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

CCD Color Line Scan CCD Camera serves machine vision applications.

May 28, 2014

Offered in models that cover resolutions from 2,048 x 3  to 7,300 x 3 pixels, allPIXA™ pro offers line rates to 87 kHz in standard models and 148 kHz in special OEM configurations. Tri-linear CCD sensors optimize responsiveness, continuous white balancing compensates for minute color differences in different types of light, and programmable features offer precise control over key performance variables. Due to internal keystone correction, high-speed camera can be mounted in multiple angles. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

New Linea(TM) CMOS Line Scan Cameras Featured at the Vision Show

April 21, 2014

The new Linea series headlines the line scan, smart and programmable cameras built for OEM and end users on display in Teledyne DALSA's booth #317 at the Vision Show in Boston. The new Linea series headlines the line scan, smart, and programmable cameras built for OEM and end users on display in Teledyne DALSA's booth #317 at the Vision Show in Boston. WATERLOO, Canada - Teledyne DALSA, a... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Color 3D Line Scan Camera enhances machine vision quality control.

April 2, 2014

Employing factory-calibrated stereo engineering, 3DPIXA simultaneously captures 2 images of same object to output color images and 3D altitude data in real-time. Height and shape are calculated using algorithms running on GPU, and line scan technology allows for inspection of moving objects. While compact system option offers resolution of 15 µm/30 µm and line frequency of up to 22 kHz, and 3DPIXA dual system offers resolution of 10 µm and line frequency of up to 50 kHz. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

CMOS Line Scan Cameras suit machine vision applications.

January 30, 2014

Intended for high-speed imaging, Piranha4™ cameras feature CMOS image sensor technology and 2k resolution, can operate at any angle to web, and incorporate GenICam™-compliant interface. Monochrome dual line scan camera delivers max line rate of 100 kHz in TDI mode and 200 kHz in Area mode, while trilinear model delivers max line rate of 70 kHz. Features include sub-pixel spatial correction, lens and shading correction, and flat field correction. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Teledyne DALSA's CMOS Line Scan Technology Featured at ITE Japan 2013

December 5, 2013

Introducing Color and Monochrome Piranha4 CMOS line scan models Piranha4 2k CMOS line scan camera WATERLOO, Canada – Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and global leader in machine vision technology, will release two new models of its popular Piranha4 line scan camera series as it showcases its latest cameras and frame grabbers at the International Technical Exhibition on... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Compact CMOS Line Scan Cameras feature 4k resolution.

May 16, 2013

Piranha4™ P4-4k combines CMOS image sensor technology with SNR for high-speed imaging. While monochrome dual line scan camera delivers max line rate of 100 kHz in TDI mode (200 kHz in area mode), trilinear color camera delivers max line rate of 70 kHz. Both color and monochrome models use chipsets that allow cable lengths of 15–30 m and beyond and feature 10.56 x 10.56 µm pixel size. GenICam™-compliant interface facilitates setup, control, and integration. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

New Sensors Unlimited 2048-Pixel InGaAs Linescan Camera for 3-D Optical Coherence Tomography

January 28, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), announces the next generation Sensors Unlimited shortwave infrared (SWIR) digital Linescan camera for Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT). The new high-resolution, indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR camera will be showcased during SPIE's BiOS and Photonics West Exhibitions, February... Read More

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

UTC Aerospace Systems to Showcase Next Generation Sensors Unlimited Shortwave Infrared Camera at SPIE BiOS and Photonics West Exhibitions

January 28, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) will be releasing its next generation Sensors Unlimited shortwave infrared (SWIR) digital Linescan camera for Spectral Domain Optical Coherence at the SPIE BiOS and Photonics West Exhibitions, February 2-7 2013, at The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA . (Find us at UTC Aerospace Systems booths #8811 for BiOS... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Linescan Camera supports 3-D optical coherence tomography.

January 24, 2013

With 2,048 pixels at 76,000 lps, GL2048L-10A InGaAs SWIR Camera supports SD-OCT when used at center wavelengths of 1.05, 1.31, or 1.55 microns. Unit's 10 micron pitch enables ophthalmic OCT instrumentation companies to adapt their current 0.84 micron SD-OCT spectrometers, which use same pitch. Imaging aperture is 210 microns, providing alignment for fiber-optic based spectrometers. Camera also supports rates down to 100 lps for inspection applications that need up to 10 ms integration times. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Line Scan Cameras are suited for web inspection.

January 24, 2013

Offered with 6K, 8K, and 12K resolutions, 56 mm wide and 62 mm high Basler Racer line scan cameras are available with Gigabit Ethernet or CameraLink interface. Max line rate for 8K model featuring CameraLink interface is 80 kHz. Sensitivity of CMOS sensor technology promotes image quality, with low noise characteristics and quantum efficiency of ~60%. CMOS sensors also help minimize power draw, and their heat dissipation concept helps cameras stay cool. Read More

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

Teledyne DALSA Showcases Latest Machine Vision Technology at ITE Japan 2012

December 11, 2012

Featuring the latest in line scan, area scan, user-programmable, and smart camera technology <4444>Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and a global leader in machine vision technology, will feature its most advanced line scan and area scan cameras, frame grabbers, vision software, image processors and smart camera solutions at the International Technical Exhibition on Image... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Progressive Scan Cameras suit machine vision applications.

October 29, 2012

Respectively delivering VGA, 659 x 494 pixel output at 59.94 fps and XGA, 1024 x 768 pixel output at 29.18 fps, IK-TF5P2 and IK-TF7P2 one-piece 3CCD cameras serve color area scan machine vision applications. Both models integrate Power over Camera Link® (PoCL), digital output, and electronic noise reduction along with digital shading correction, PoCL or 12 Vdc input, C-mount lens mount, and on-screen and remote RS-232 control. Partial scanning increases frame rates to 250 fps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Color CMOS Line Scan Camera features 8k resolution.

September 5, 2012

Suited for high-throughput machine vision inspection applications, Piranha4(TM) has 7 x 7 µm pixel size and is based on CMOS bilinear line scan technology with on-chip CDS and on-chip ADC. Line rates up to 50 kHz at full resolution promote inspection precision, speed, and responsivity. Along with GenICam(TM)-compliant interface, camera features programmable exposure control, gain, flat field correction, white balance, and color correction. Read More