Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Software, Vision Systems

Inspection Software views thermal profiles of molds.

March 27, 2002

Mold Inspector Software combined with Stringer Thermal Imaging Camera, provides real-time images of hot molds at speeds up to 60 frames/second. Data can be stored for playback at different speeds, used for online process control, or exported into database for quality control. Min, Max, and Avg temperature data can be displayed numerically for each Area Of Interest (AOI). Software is useful for... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Lasers suit micromachining applications.

March 20, 2002

HIPPO (High Intensity Peak Power Oscillator) industrial, diode-pumped, solid-state laser delivers short pulse length, less than 15 nsec at 40 Hz, high output power, greater than 17 W at 1064 nm, and beam quality rated at M2 less than 1.2. Lasers are available with output at 1064 nm, frequency doubled to 532 nm (greater than 11 W), and frequency tripled to 355 nm (greater than 4.5 W). ProLite(TM)... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receiver provides high sensitivity.

March 20, 2002

Model R402APD APD + TIA optical receiver, for 10 Gpbs applications, provides sensitivity of -26 dBm typical and is capable of driving variety of circuits, such as clock recovery, AGC or integrated time division demultiplexers. Module can be used in 80 channel/160 channel DWDM long haul systems, SONET/SDH systems, and telecom metro/short or medium reach systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receivers suit OC-192/STM-64 applications.

March 20, 2002

R601APD and R602APD are APD versions of single-ended digital 2-R and differential 2-R optical receivers. They are suitable for 10G applications such as datacom, DWDM systems, SONET/SDH systems, and telecom short/intermediate/long haul systems. Both modules have sensitivity of -22 dBm typical at 9.9 Gb. R601APD has single-ended type K connector, and R602APD has dual, push-on GPPS/SSMP connectors. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Depth-Measuring Microscope has color viewing system.

March 19, 2002

Portable Model ZDM combines Model ZDM-1 depth measuring microscope with Model TMCVS color LCD monitor, 1/3 chip camera and video adapter. System directly connects to video recorder, computer, color printer or terminal for permanent record keeping. Applications include depth measurements of lead wire bondings, solder lead heights, cracks, engraving depths of plastic molds, depth grooves of... Read More

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

Video Camera is equipped with C lens mount.

March 15, 2002

Model XCD-SX900UV black-and-white, digital CCD video camera offers near-ultraviolet (UV) sensitivity. It incorporates 1/2-type Interline Transfer (IT) progressive scan CCD sensor, and provides spectral range of 230 to 1000 nm. Camera also offers SXGA video format 1280 (H) x 960 (V). Able to integrate into machine vision systems, it measures 44 x 33 x 116 mm, and withstands industrial shock and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Focusing Fibers detect ultra-small targets.

March 14, 2002

Focused-beam fibers pipe light into otherwise inaccessible locations, and focus beam to very small spot, allowing fiber-optic sensors to detect small parts. Fibers come in fixed and adjustable sensing distance models. L4C6 and L4C20 convergent lens attachments allow sensing at fixed focal distances of 0.24 and 0.79 in., respectively, with spot dia. as small as 0.01 in. Other attachments include... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Nd:YAG Laser trims, repairs and cuts.

March 14, 2002

Compact diode-pumped Jasper(TM) is suitable for microelectronics trimming and repair, shorting-bar cutting, and LCD panel repair. It has repetition rates from 100 Hz to 10 KHz with output power greater than 2.5W at 10 KHz. Laser can be triggered directly from control panel or from remote source through rear-panel BNC. Most laser functions can also be controlled from PC via RS-232 port. Q-switched... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Brinell Scopes utilize light emitting diodes.

March 13, 2002

HiLight Series Scopes have built-in LEDs, which are fixed to shine downward at higher angle than standard scopes, providing even and consistent definition of impression's edge. Scopes offer 20X magnification and are completely enclosed so no ambient light reaches test impression. Model 5620-05 has half-tenth of mm graduations on reticle, and Model 5620-01 has adjustable filar in .01 mm... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Optical Imaging System helps build transistors.

March 13, 2002

CrystaLas(TM) laser-based excimer submodule can be integrated into R&D or manufacturing tool to control large-grain-size-crystal growth for fabrication of thin film transistors (TFTs). Device provides location controlled, high resolution, high power silicon film treatment with low temperature process. It is available with Lambda Physik LPX(R) 210 excimer laser for R&D, or Lambda Physik Lambda... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analysis System performs antisense and antigene studies.

March 13, 2002

Thermalmelt Tm Analysis System, for use with company's UV-Vis spectrophotometers, monitors nucleic acid dissociation as temperature is raised. It measures absorbance changes at specified wavelengths and determines melting temperature at which half of double stranded form separates. Thermodynamic parameters obtained enable prediction of thermal stability and structure of nucleic acids. Instrument... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Transmission System transmits 4 independent audio channels.

March 13, 2002

Pure Digital Fiberlink® 4040 Series fiber optic transmission system offers all digital transmission of 4 audio channels over single-mode or multi-mode fiber. Channels may be used to transmit 2 sets of stereo signals, or to support 4-channel surround sound. Audio channels may be configured for either balanced or unbalanced input and output, with or without input termination. System operates on... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Diode Laser suits direct-diode thermal applications.

March 12, 2002

500-micrometer broad-area emitter device is rated at 7 watts, CW. OEM single-stripe diode laser is mounted on 10.5 x 25 mm conduction-cooled package. Typical drive current and compliance voltage is less than 8 amperes and less than 2 volts, respectfully. Spectral width is less than 2.5 nm, FWHM, and beam divergence is less than 350 by 100, FWHM. Diode laser can act as pump source for... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Encoder suits tight constraint applications.

March 12, 2002

MOD 700 is comprised of LED and OptoASIC configured into small caliper, offering resolutions as high as 2,540 PPR. Opto-ASIC phased array photo diode IC features high tolerance for axial movement (+/- 0.010 in.) and power consumption of 40 mA. Standard stainless steel code disk offers range of standard optical radii, from .375 to .860 in. MOD 700 can be surface mounted onto PCBs or installed onto... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Collimators cover 3 different wavelengths.

March 11, 2002

Fiber Optic Collimators, with diffraction-limited lenses, focus/collimate light exiting fiber to desired beam diameter or spot size, and can be used in pairs to couple input and output light of optical devices. Both models have FC or SMA connectors and molded aspheric glass lenses with AR coating for low back reflection. Collimators are housed in 303 stainless steel and are available in 488-633,... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Microscopes work in workshops or labs.

March 8, 2002

Model 31121 microscope has dual scale reticle graduated in both inches and millimeters. Vertical adjustment knob sharpens subject image. Cut-away opening at base facilitates subject manipulation. Unit has rack and pinion focusing and vertically adjustable battery operated penlight illuminator. Models are available with 100X, 60X and 40X magnification with field of view of 1.4, 3.25 and 4.25mm,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Linear Actuator is available with encoder.

March 8, 2002

Size 17 hybrid linear actuator, with optical incremental encoder, is suitable for both high and low volume motion control applications. Encoder is offered in resolutions ranging from 50 to 1,024 counts, and is available with TTL level and quadrature outputs. It incorporates lensed LED light source and monolithic photodetector array with signal shaping electronics to produce 2-channel bounceless... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Stereomicroscope produces detailed images.

March 6, 2002

Camera-ready Leica S6D has 6.3:1 zoom, making it suitable for industrial stereomicroscopy and documentation applications. It has built-in photo port for easy adaptation to any camera, 36.5 mm field of view, 110 mm standard working distance, adjustable upper and lower zoom magnification stops for easy calibration and repeatable inspections, and rugged outer shell made of polymer. Optional... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Light Curtains and Grids conform to IEC 61496-1 and -2.

March 6, 2002

ECO type 2 light curtains and light grids utilize 17 x 33 mm housings and M12 connectors, and carry IP 65 protection rating. ECO functions include separate transmission channels to prevent mutual interference, contamination and error signals, self diagnosis system, and ability to integrate stepping-behind protection by cascading multiple devices. Detection capability comes with 30, 55, or 80 m... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Scanning Probe Microscope includes hand-held tool.

February 28, 2002

MultiMode(TM) PicoForce(TM) Scanning Probe Microscope (SPM) Control System enables force measurements and manipulation of biological/material samples at pico-Newton level. Combined with software developed for force spectroscopy, SPM can view inter- and intra-molecular forces. MultiMode PicoForce utilizes atomic force microscope (AFM), scanner with closed-loop control of Z-axis for sample... Read More