Optics & Photonics

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

Linear Actuator is available with encoder.

Mar 08, 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.

Mar 06, 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.

Mar 06, 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.

Feb 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

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrum Analyzer is portable and programmable.

Feb 27, 2002

Hand-held, battery operated Model 401B Personal Spectrum Analyzer comes with calibrated E-Field and H-Field probes, broadband active antenna, and high gain preamplifier to make EMC Pre-Compliance measurements simple and straightforward. Limit lines for FCC Part 15A/B, CISPR 11A/B, and CISPR 22A/B are stored internally. Applications include checking information technology, scientific, and... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Solid State Laser is based on single pump diode.

Feb 27, 2002

Millennia® 5-watt CW green (532 nm) laser incorporates single pump diode with typical lifetime of over 10,000 hours. Rack-mountable power supply utilizes thermoelectric cooler for thermal management of pump diode. Target applications include laser pumping, materials processing, semiconductor wafer inspection, and scientific research. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Imaging System focuses laser onto work surface.

Feb 22, 2002

CIA coaxial imaging accessory consists of high-resolution CCD camera and AR-coated optics. It mates to any fiber-coupled diode laser to provide direct on-axis, fixed-focus imaging of laser beam at work surface. Coaxial view of laser beam eliminates parallax errors associated with off-axis imaging and ensures precise placement of laser beam. Applications include laser soldering, marking, welding,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receivers utilize receive and regenerate functions.

Feb 20, 2002

DSC-R601 provides type K coaxial RF output, and has single-ended limiting amplifier providing constant -300 mVpp to following stages with optical input powers from -20 to +0 dBm. DSC-R602 provides dual sub-miniature coaxial outputs, and has differential limiting amplifier providing constant -600 mVpp to following stages with optical input powers from -20 to +0 dBm. Applications include DWDM... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Optical Transceivers comply with Infiniband standard.

Feb 20, 2002

Small form factor SFF 2x5 and small form-factor pluggable SFP transceivers operate at 2.5Gb/s and are packaged in MSA-compliant, all-metal housing for EMI and RFI protection. Low-profile devices are hot-pluggable, fit in mezzanine card systems or 2x5 SFF sockets, and use standard LC fiber optic interface. Applications include heavy-traffic environments such as servers, remote storage devices, and... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Diode Laser outputs 7W of power.

Feb 20, 2002

OEM single-stripe diode NIR laser can be used in direct-diode thermal, medical, and industrial applications, or serve as pump source for neodymium-based (Nd:), diode-pumped, solid-state lasers. Rated at 7 watts CW, 500-micrometer broad-area emitter device has typical drive current of less than 8A and compliance voltage less than 2V. Spectral width is typically less than 2.5 nm, FWHM, and beam... Read More

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

Thermal Imaging System has accuracy to 2 degrees C.

Feb 19, 2002

Stinger Thermal Imaging System offers uncooled Focal Plain Array (FPA) 320 x 240 sensor, and provides on-line, radiometric thermal imaging. Real-time video captures data from up to 50 areas of interests at rates up to 60 frames per second. Test and playback features allow data to be captured, stored as image files, or exported. System includes Stinger camera with focusing lens, Windows® 2000... Read More

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

CCD Color Video Camera can be remotely controlled.

Feb 14, 2002

Model XC-555 integrated 1/2 type Interline Transfer (IT) CCD color video camera offers 1-piece design. Measuring 22 x 22 x 75 mm, camera obtains video output signal by providing 12 Vdc power supply. It provides 768 x 494 effective pixels with horizontal resolution of 470 TV lines and 48 dB signal-to-noise. CCD-IRIS function and Automatic Gain Control deal with various lighting options without... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

CO2 Laser offers ultra-short, high-peak-power pulses.

Feb 14, 2002

DIAMOND(TM) GEM Q-400 Q-switched CO2 laser produces 15W avg power at 50 kHz repetition rate and 9.25 micons wavelength. It features 2.5 kW peak power with pulse widths controllable to less than 150 ns and peak pulse energies to over 400 microjoules. RF-excited waveguide oscillator is sealed in all-metal housing. Laser is designed for drilling and micromachining applications including PCB microvia... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receiver has wavelength of 2 micrometers.

Feb 14, 2002

Model R202, for LIDAR and eye safe free space applications, works in 1.2 to 2.2 micro spectrum, and operates in 3 GHz range with peak gain of 20 dB. Lower frequency limit is 30 KHz, but it can be ordered with dc option. Receiver has compact hermetic package, and comes with choice of optical input connector and type K coaxial RF output. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Short Wavelength Laser manages micromachining applications.

Feb 13, 2002

Q-switched AVIA 266-1500 diode-pumped, all-solid-state, 266 nm UV laser has average power of 1.5W at 20 kHz, making it suitable for micromachining sensitive materials such as glass, silicon and microelectronic materials, and thin-film removal. It can produce spot sizes as small as 5 microns and perform micromachining without producing collateral thermal damage. Device is pumped by 2... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Diode-Pumped Lasers have lifetime of 10,000 hours.

Feb 13, 2002

Diode-Pumped Solid State Lasers are available in Visible and Near-IR Series. Three wavelengths in Visible Series include 405nm (violet), 475nm (blue) and 532nm (bright green). Nd:YVO4 lasers operate at 1064nm and are suited for optical trapping, wafer inspection, particle counting, metrology, printing, pointing, and photoluminescence. Lasers include beam attenuator, 6 ft coaxial cable terminated... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Machine Vision Lenses fit 1.3 megapixel cameras.

Feb 12, 2002

Megapixel Lenses, for 2/3 in. CCD image format, are available in 3 focal lengths: 16mm F/1.4, 25mm F/1.4 and 50mm F/2.8. 25 and 50 mm lenses have 0% distortion, providing optical performance from corner to corner, and making them suitable for machine vision applications where close inspection of small objects is needed. Lenses have locking screws for focus and iris adjustments, important when... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Spectroscopy System aids in biology and materials research.

Feb 12, 2002

MultiMode(TM) PicoForce(TM) Scanning Probe Microscope (SPM) Control System, combined with software developed for force spectroscopy, enables force measurements and manipulation of biological or material samples at pico-Newton level. System utilizes atomic force microscope, scanner with closed-loop control of Z-axis that controls tip-sample separation, software GUI, and handheld tool with... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Smart Camera has multiple 110 lines.

Feb 12, 2002

Model VC 2028 intelligent camera and image processing system has computational power of 1200 MIPS, 16 Mbytes SDRAM image/data memory with 2 Mbytes of flash EPROM for program and data storage (expandable). VC 2038 can acquire full frame 640 (H) x 480 (V) pixels at 40 and 20 frames per second. Process interface allows 4 inputs and 4 outputs; video output is via 800x600, 46.875 MHz SVGA monitor. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Free-Standing Magnifiers suit inspection applications.

Feb 12, 2002

Magnifiers offer aspherical lens systems to provide sharpness over entire field of view and avoid image distortion. Lenses are Duplex coated to prevent wear and scratching, and stands are made from clear plastic. Models include: ONS-0001 with 3x lens measuring 3.94 x 2.95 in.; ONS-0002 with 4x lens measuring 2.7 x 2.17 in.; ONS-0020 with 6x round lens (1.50 in. dia); and ONS-0010 with 7.25x round... Read More