Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Getac Vereto's Body Worn Camera feature built-in Bluetooth and WiFi.

October 18, 2016

Designed primarily for law enforcement, Getac Vereto’s Body Worn Camera delivers 130-degree panoramic 480p to 1080p video even in dim light. BWC is small and light weight with 12 hours of battery life and has push-buttons for operations. With flexible mounting options, camera offers storage on Veretos Cloud. IP67 and MIL-STD 810G-tested, BWC is rugged and waterproofed and can withstand extreme... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Inspection System offers plug-and-play operation.

October 18, 2016

Available as complementary partner to Optilia AB line of Inspection Systems, INSPECTIS High Definition Optical Inspection System consists of plug-and-play HD camera microscope housed in all-in-one ergonomic package. System is suited for optical inspection, quality control, electronics PCB inspection, and non-contact measurements. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtains feature double scan technology.

October 18, 2016

Featuring slim, rigid housings that enable adjustment, SLC Series utilizes optoelectronic technology to protect machine operators and to prevent unauthorized access. Customizable light curtains can be made as Type 2 or Type 4 devices with protection field heights spanning 150–1,800 mm and 5 beam resolutions of 14, 20, 30, 40, and 90 mm. Connecting via standard M12 connectors, units include... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera helps prevent system upsets.

October 18, 2016

Continuously capturing temperatures and thermal images in up to 6 user-defined zones, each with user-settable high/low/average standard deviation thresholds, FV-3543-2 can help detect process hot spots as well as abnormal hot and cold temperature changes in industrial processes and equipment. Detection range is -40 to +550°C, and operational range is -29 to +75°C. IP ready and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows feature Moh 9 hardness.

October 17, 2016

Suitable as debris shields on 1064 nm cutting lasers, Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows permit less frequent cover glass lens changes. Products have A/R coatings on both sides to provide transmission of >99.5% at 1.06 microns, with >90% at 650-670 nm. Available in ½–2 in. sizes, windows feature 10-5 scratch-dig finish and provide 1/4 wave transmitted wavefront. Windows are inherently more durable... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Deep Ultraviolet Spectrophotometer System for NASA

October 14, 2016

This McPherson spectrophotometer will help develop and test optical materials and coatings for high altitude and extraterrestrial (space flight) science missions. A new ultraviolet spectrophotometer system for optical coating metrology just arrived at NASA Goddard (Greenbelt, Maryland USA). McPherson (Chelmsford, Massachusetts US) designed the system for optimal performance in the 90 to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

FARO® Partners With Siteco Informatica to Launch a Breakthrough in Affordability and Flexibility for Mobile Mapping Applications in Construction

October 13, 2016

LAKE MARY, Fla. - FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for factory metrology, product design, construction BIM/CIM, public safety forensics and 3D solutions and services applications, announces an extended partnership with Siteco Informatica to bring affordable mobile mapping, using FARO Focus3D Laser Scanners, to users worldwide.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Harvard University Athletics to Stream Live Field Hockey Coverage with JVC Gy-Hm200sp Camera

October 10, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Harvard University Athletics in Cambridge, Mass., will use its new GY-HM200SP 4KCAM sports production camera with embedded score panel graphics to stream live coverage of its field hockey team on Oct. 15. The camera was purchased earlier this year to simplify production and reduce crew and gear... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Digital 2D Microscope operates without PC.

October 7, 2016

Delivering video-image quality at 60 fps, Omni HD 2D Digital Microscope and Measurement System can remain in calibration over entire zoom range, making it suitable for quality control, testing, rework, assembly, and inspection tasks. Custom-designed mouse or GUI provides intuitive operation of entire system. To ensure sharp, high-contrast imaging, separate camera control station allows manual... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Precision Piezo Nanopositioner serves high-speed applications.

October 6, 2016

Operated with E-727 digital servo piezo controller, P-616 NanoCube® XYZ piezo scanner is based on parallel-kinematic design with one lightweight moving platform for all 3 axes. Capacitive sensors for sub-nanameter positioning precision, ceramic-insulated actuators for extended life, and flexures for friction-free motion are standard. With 100 µm travel range, this 3-Axis Piezo Motion... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

New Signet 9950 Dual Channel Transmitter performs two measurement reading simultaneously.

October 5, 2016

Offering the user dual functions of a transmitter and a controller, Signet 9950 is a single component alternative to multiple single channel transmitters in applications that require several measurements and a local display. Dual channel enables connection to two similar sensor measurement types like flow and flow or pH and ORP. With multiple relay modes that allow up to three signals to be used... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Safariland and VIEVU Introduce Industry's First Holster and Body Worn Camera Auto-Activation System

October 5, 2016

The first in a new suite of products, Safariland proprietary technology automatically activates VIEVU body worn camera ONTARIO, Calif. - The Safariland Group, a leading global provider of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, and VIEVU, a leader in body worn video and digital evidence management, today introduces the Camera... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Lockheed Martin Receives $49 Million U.S. Army Contract for Apache Helicopter Sensor Upgrades

October 5, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. - The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $49.3 million contract to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS) on the AH-64E Apache helicopter. Under this contract, Lockheed Martin will produce an additional 42 Modernized Day Sensor Assembly (M-DSA) upgrade kits and spares for the U.S. Army as part of Lot 1... Read More

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

Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable features high fiber density.

October 3, 2016

Intended for data center and central office networks, AccuRiser™ Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable allows engineers and technicians to bypass building entrance terminal and route cable directly to where it is needed. Gel-free construction helps minimize cable preparation time for splicing. Cable meets demands of outdoor route between buildings while providing fire rating needs of indoor... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Parker Unveils New Wireless Sensor Products at Sensors Midwest

October 3, 2016

Product Demonstrations at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center – Booth #813 Golden Valley, Minn. – As the Internet of Things (IoT) leaps forward, Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technology, continues to introduce new products rooted in diagnostics and condition monitoring. Parker is introducing an expanded SensoNODE™ product line at this year's... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Beam Combining Filters target optogenetics applications.

September 30, 2016

BrightLine® Multiphoton LaserMUX™ Beam Combining Filters enable deep tissue imaging and optimized contrast in multi-color and multi-modal fluorescence microscopy. Filters simultaneously achieve high transmission, high reflection, and low GDD over both reflection and transmission, while maintaining minimal wavefront distortion. Suitable for combining 2 femtosecond pulsed laser beams, filters... Read More

Automatic ID, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Drone Detection System discovers unwanted UAV incursions.

September 30, 2016

Providing real-time directional measurement of radio emissions used for controlling drones, Aaronia Drone Detection System warns user when drones are in area and can send automatic alerts, helping to protect privacy and insure physical security. System consists of Aaronia IsoLOG 3D antenna, real-time Spectrum Analyzer, and special RTSA Suite software plug-in. Covering frequency range of 9 kHz to... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Measurement System determines grade of coal and coke.

September 28, 2016

By measuring intensity of light reflected from microscopic sampling area, 508 Coal™ Vitrinite Reflectance Measurement System determines amount of vitrinite in coal blend, thermal maturity, and value for coking. This ensures that coal blends used in energy generation are optimum and consistent. In addition, system can be used to acquire fluorescence and reflectance spectra of geological samples... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics

Elbit Systems of America Improving Situational Awareness for the United States Marine Corps

September 28, 2016

Elbit Systems of America showcasing advanced technologies at Modern Day Marine FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is a global leader in advanced sensors, handheld targeting systems, and M1A1 Main Battle Tank electro-mechanical controls for the United States Marine Corps. Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate these next-gen solutions during... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

High Quality Fiber Optic Cables, Made in the USA, Custom Lengths Available

September 27, 2016

Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, offers all types of high quality, terminated Fiber Optic Cable Assemblies in any length.  Fiber Optic Cables offer near-unlimited bandwidth at high speeds over long distances and are totally immune to electrical interference.  These cables are critical components in telecommunications, networking, broadcast communications, and many... Read More