Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Software

FIB/SEM Systems utilize 3D reconstruction software.

June 17, 2016

Designed to work with all DualBeam focused ion beam/scanning electron microscope platforms, Auto Slice & View v4.0 software enables 3D structure and composition of samples at nanometer scale. Imaging can be combined with analytical capabilities, such as energy dispersive x-ray spectrometry and electron backscatter diffraction, to ensure that no information is lost in sectioning of sample.... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Cokin and OmegaBrandess Introduce NUANCES GND Filters

June 17, 2016

The dark side has never been so attractive. Hampstead, MD — Only a few months after having introduced NUANCES Full ND filters – the best Neutral Density filters available, Cokin and OmegaBrandess are proud to announce NUANCES Graduated Neutral Density (GND) filters. Cokin states that their biggest challenge has been to adapt their coating technology to make it graduated. A nano-metallic alloy... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Avo Photonics Develops SLED-Based Broadband Near-Infrared Source for Luxmux

June 16, 2016

HORSHAM, Pa. - Avo Photonics, a leader in optoelectronic product design, development, and manufacturing, was commissioned by Luxmux Technology Corporation, to develop and manufacture a solid-state, broadband, continuous emitter for use with their line of miniature integrated spectrometers. The emitter combines the outputs of multiple super-luminescent LEDs (SLEDs) into a polarization-maintaining... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

June 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Mini High-Speed Video Cameras have 32 GB memory capacity.

June 14, 2016

In addition to offering 32 GB capacity, FASTCAM Mini AX/UX/WX are optimized for light sensitivity. Cameras provide ISO 40,000 (mono) and ISO 16,000 (color), as measured to ISO Ssat 12232 standard, with IR filter retained as per ISO 12232 (not removed to produce fictitious T values). Gigabit Ethernet interfaces facilitate viewing and analysis of slow motion video data from desktop or laptop PC,... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Co2 Laser Optics Designed for Sharper Cuts

June 10, 2016

A line of CO2 laser optics optimized for 10.6 microns that are in-stock for popular etching, marking, and thin metal cutting lasers are available from Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research CO2 Optics are designed to promote sharper cuts with fewer passes and are optimized for 10.6 microns.  The lenses feature coatings with... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Motorized 3-Axis Gimbal Mount enables precise movement.

June 10, 2016

Along with 3 axes, each featuring 360° rotation and 10°/sec travel speed, AU300-XZ has rigid aluminum alloy frame that handles loads to 22.5 lb. Low-backlash worm gear drives as well as precision V grove and cross roller bearings for each axis enable 3.6 arc sec resolution as well as 18 arc sec repeatability and positional accuracy. Frame has 11.8 x 11.8 in.... Read More

Optics & Photonics

OFS Expands and Improves MDU Solutions for FTTH

June 10, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - FTTH Connect 2016, Booth 306, OFS, a leading manufacturer of innovative fiber optic network products, announces new products for Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU) applications, including the SlimBox™ 64, 24 and 12-fiber Wall Mount Modules and two significant improvements to the InvisiLight® MDU Solution. Service providers are often allotted small spaces for their equipment in... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Optics & Photonics

OFS Expands In-Living-Unit FTTH Offerings

June 10, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - FTTH Connect 2016, Booth 306 - OFS, a leading manufacturer of innovative fiber optic products announces three new Fiber in the Home Products - the InvisiLight® Drop Solution, the SlimBox™ Wall Plate, and an ultra-compact 80 x 80 Module for the InvisiLight Indoor Living Unit (ILU) Solution. Service providers are installing fiber not just to the home but also inside the home... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transmitters and Switches increase process monitoring versatility.

June 9, 2016

One Series includes 5 switch only, transmitter only, and hybrid transmitter-switch models that offer alternatives to mechanical switches and transmitters for controlling operations based on temperature or pressure. Explosionproof and programmable, models incorporate diagnostics; programmable set point, deadband, and trip delay; and nuisance trip filtering. Features, along with integral... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Optical Scanner accelerates detailed 3D data acquisition.

June 9, 2016

Combining Hi-Res digital imaging with blue light LED illumination, BLAZE 600M provides actionable data for measurement, inspection, product development, line tuning, and reverse engineering without requiring surface treatment of metallic, plastic, or composite parts. This flexible, manually operated, non-contact, multifunctional scanner is not sensitive to industrial and ambient light sources... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Filters with Performance Efficiency Uncompromised by Angle of Incidence

June 8, 2016

Palatine, Ill. – Midwest Optical Systems (MidOpt) announces the release of a broad range of StablEDGE™ filters. StablEDGE™ is an innovative hybrid filter design that maintains critical spectral performance in imaging applications with short focal length lenses (<12mm) or angular-dependent lighting. In traditional filter designs, as the angle of light reaching the filter changes, the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Zeevee to Demonstrate Newest Lineup of Video Distribution Solutions at Infocomm 2016

June 8, 2016

New Solutions Emphasize Ease of Use and Flexibility of 4K Video over IP solutions from ZeeVee Boston, June 2, 2016, ZeeVee, Inc. a global manufacturer of video and signal distribution technology, will be demonstrating its new video distribution solutions the ZvMXE, ZyPerMX and ZyPer4K™ CATx with KVM, at the InfoComm 2016 Show in Las Vegas, June 4 – 10 in booth N725, at the Las Vegas... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Photography Accessories enhance composition and capture.

June 7, 2016

As lens adapter for Canon EOS EF/EF-S lenses to Sony NEX/E-Mount type bodies, Pictools PTEF-SE-AF provides autofocus via electronic contacts that also transmit exposure/aperture data. Pictools 5-in-1 Reflector Kit PT51RK42 provides shadow-lightening detail in subject using available/studio lighting, and Pictools Foldable Beauty Dish (31 or 47 in.) features heavy-duty construction. Pictools... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Severtson Screens Features New Volfoni SmartCrystal(TM) Pro Booster 3D Modulator at 2016 InfoComm

June 6, 2016

Volfoni’s SmartCrystal™ Pro Booster, Complemented with a Severtson Projection Screen, Truly Brings the 3D Movie Theater Experience to Small Cinema Rooms, Such as in the Home Mesa, Ariz., USA – Severtson Screens (www.severtsonscreens.com), a global leader in innovative and quality projection screens for the commercial, home theater, and pro AV... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Wall Bracket (Hurricane Rated) fits DMSS condensers up to 500 lb.

June 6, 2016

Adjustable to fit any ductless minisplit system (DMSS) brand and condenser up to 500 lb, Hurricane-Rated Wall Condenser Bracket complies with all North American hurricane-rating standards, including Florida Building Code (2014), ASCE 7-10, and Rule 61G20-3. Universal, heavy-duty, hot-dipped galvanized steel wall bracket features sliding crossbar, built-in level, and rubber isolation vibration... Read More

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Things You Should Know Before Buying a Laser Engraver

June 6, 2016

GCC, a global forefront equipment-manufacturing provider in the visual communication industry, is glad to share this article written by our Belarus distributor to help customers know more about laser engravers. In this article, we will provide a brief overview of the Chinese laser cutting machines’ main technical characteristics and make a comparative analysis with GCC laser engravers (Taiwan).... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Customizable Bracket System supports linear slot fixtures.

May 31, 2016

Designed to ensure clean ceiling and wall surfaces for Gruv linear slot fixtures, 6 in. Standard Plus wall-to-wall system is field-cuttable to adapt to inconsistent distances between walls within same space. Gruv is offered in lengths of 2, 3, 4, and 8 ft, with Standard Plus brackets that fit into any 9/16 in. slot grid ceiling or sheetrock ceiling. Standard Plus installs optimally with Gruv 1.5... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Long-Range MWIR Imaging System has all-weather design.

May 31, 2016

With 18X continuous zoom lens that provides 18° horizontal field of view (HFOV) at wide angle and 1° HFOV at narrow angle, G5IR 550CZ-18 thermal camera system reliably detects human-sized targets at 18 km in good conditions. Integral 640 x 512 pixel resolution, indium antimonide (InSb) detector with 15-micron pitch is optimized to operate in MWIR spectrum (3–5 µm), and... Read More