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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... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Micro Laser has lightweight, compact design.

September 26, 2016

At 40 g and 3 in. long, MicroJewel Nd:YAG laser is suited for such applications as portable and handheld LIBS, LIDAR, and velocimetry applications and industrial photonics market. Inline resonator contributes to space/weight reduction, while integrated thermal management system and mono-block style design with military grade mounting for resonator optics promote reliability. Design also allows for creation of different optical configurations that can be optimized for different parameters. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Compact DPSS Nd:YAG Laser suits portable, handheld applications.

September 26, 2016

At 3 in. long x .50 in. dia and 40 g, MicroJewel Q-switched, Nd:YAG, DPSS laser delivers 8 mJ of energy at 1,064 nm. Features include space- and weight-saving inline resonator as well as integrated thermal management. Suitable for portable and hand-held applications requiring high reliability, this micro-laser delivers shot to shot stability with pulse duration of 7.5 nsec ±1.5 nsec. Other parameters include beam divergence of ≥3.0 mrad and beam diameter of 1.0 mm ±0.4 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Mitsubishi's Newest Fiber Lasers and 135 Ton BH Hybrid Press Brake with Videre Highlighted in MC Machinery Systems' FABTECH Booth #C39033

September 9, 2016

Wood Dale, IL – Don’t miss the latest machines MC Machinery Systems, Inc. has to offer by visiting booth #C39033 at this year’s FABTECH conference. Held November 16-18, 2016 in Las Vegas, MC Machinery will display laser processing systems, press breaks and more. New Additions to the Mitsubishi Zoom Fiber Laser Lineup—The eX-F Series with 8kW and the 6kW 6030 XLF eX-F Series with... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Line Generator serve precision machine vision applications.

September 9, 2016

Enabling detection of smaller features in machine vision applications based on triangulation, StingRay µFocus (Micro Focus) lasers achieve focused linewidths as small as 20 µm. Modules are based on laser diode technology and available in wavelengths of 520, 660, 785, and 830 nm at power levels of up to 200 mW. Along with line intensity uniformity of ±5% that promotes measurement speed and dimensional accuracy, features include dynamic line balancing and internal health monitor.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Advance Communication Test and Measurement Solutions at ECOC 2016

September 8, 2016

400Gb/s Solutions Include Generation and Analyses of Coherent Optical Modulated Signals Required for Next-Generation Networking Highlights:

  • Keysight will show new modulations techniques, such as PAM-4, that simplify accurate receiver testing for 400GbE devices
  • Keysight will show new and enhanced solutions for creating better designs, making validation easier, and... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Scalable Platform supports high-resolution LiDAR.

September 8, 2016

Based on LeddarVu platform, Vu8 LiDAR Sensor Module uses fixed laser light source to provide accurate multi-target detection over 8 independent segments. Unit detects targets at up to 215 m and weighs just 75 g. LeddarVu's high tolerance to noise and interference means it remains unaffected by other sensors' signals, lighting conditions, and various weather conditions. Vu8 is suited for navigation and collision avoidance applications in driver-assisted, semi-autonomous, and autonomous vehicles. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Punch Laser Machine provides scratch-free processing.

September 1, 2016

Combining high speed solid-state laser processing with punching and forming technology, TruMatic 6000 fiber rapidly laser cuts, punches, forms, and engraves sheet metal up to 0.25 in. thick. Solid-state laser enables system to process non-ferrous metals, such as copper and brass, in addition to mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. TruDisk laser resonator increases process reliability since laser is impervious to back-reflections, and can be configured to share laser as part of Laser Network. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Software

Tilted Height Lines by ACSYS - Realistic 3D Effect without Depth engraving!

August 17, 2016

CSYS Lasertechnik presents a new technology available in the laser processing: Tilted Height Lines by ACSYS This designation stands for an intelligent technology to reproduce three-dimensional CAD reliefs with simple lines on most different materials. The lines are generated in the software (AC-LASER) by ACSYS. In the Software the lines cover the CAD Relief and follow the height profile... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

KrF Excimer Laser Stepper prepares for expanding IoT market.

July 18, 2016

Used for production of analog semiconductors, sensors, and communication devices, FPA-3030EX6 accommodates various substrates with diameters of 200 mm or less. machine also also offers compatibility with special substrates used in the fabrication of diverse devices to meet semiconductor manufacturers' needs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Shaft Alignment Tool performs with dedicated app.

June 30, 2016

Utilizing tablet or smartphone with downloaded app, TKSA 51 provides precise alignment of shafts in rotating machinery, including motors, drives, fans, and gearboxes. Tool consists of 2 compact laser measuring units and shaft brackets for mounting. With tool mounted, wirelessly connected TKSA 51 app uses real-time data to provide live 3D view of measuring units, allowing operators to rotate virtual machine in all directions to achieve highly intuitive alignment process. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

diVa(TM) by Sciton®, a Fully Automated, High Precision Vaginal Laser Therapy Improves Quality of Life and Self-Esteem for Women

June 24, 2016

World's First Hybrid Fractional Laser (HFL) for Vaginal Tissue Rejuvenation PALO ALTO, Calif. - Sciton®, a leading manufacturer of high-quality laser and light systems in the medical market, presents diVa™, the world's first and only revolutionary Hybrid Fractional Laser (HFL), for the treatment of vaginal tissue. Major life events like childbirth and menopause can cause changes... 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... Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

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... Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

SCHMIDT to Feature Class IV Laser at IMTS 2016

May 31, 2016

Niles, IL - May 26, 2016 - At IMTS 2016, SCHMIDT will be featuring their Class IV laser. This popular model is designed for larger part marking applications that make enclosing the laser impractical. The Class IV also speeds up the marking process as there is no need to constantly open and close a cabinet door. Demand has been growing for the Class IV in a variety of industries ranging from... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Measurement Kit simplifies alignment applications.

May 27, 2016

Equipped with 90-Line Laser Microgage, Microgage PRO Universal Kit provides precise right angle laser reference lines for alignment and checks for machinery squareness. Custom alignment software assists with routines for planer, squareness, and parallel projects. To make structures and parts more accessible, kit offers precision leveler rotational mount, 4-axis precision mount, and precision tripod mount. Touchscreen works with tool of choice and wireless receiver to expand system capabilities. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Capstone Power Development Employing Cutting Edge Technology by Pentalum for Upcoming Wind Power Projects

May 20, 2016

TORONTO - Capstone Power Development will be relying on Pentalum Technologies' SpiDAR wind LiDAR to provide real-time wind speed measurements at four Ontario wind farms reaching commercial operation in 2016. Meteorological information gathered from the SpiDARs will be reported to the Independent Electricity System Operator for its centralized forecasting program. Meteorological... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Precision Measurement System provides 2.5 µm resolution.

May 18, 2016

Based on laser distance measurement technology, OFC2 ABSOLUTE™ offers working range of more than 4 in., independent of processing lens focal length. System can map surface of thermal barrier coated sheet metal components and maintain laser beam focus at precise location of laser drilled hole. Used on shiny and dull materials, coated and un-coated, and visually light and dark surfaces, OFC2 ABSOLUTE measures wide range of angled surfaces, from normal to 70° off normal, depending on surface finish. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hi-Res 3D Scanning Arm aids modeling, engineering applications.

May 18, 2016

FARO® Design ScanArm provides users with portable 3D scanning solution for 3D modeling, reverse engineering, and CAD-based design applications across PLM process. While lightweight and maneuverable design allows for desktop mounting, UI facilitates operation regardless of skill level or 3D scanning experience. Blue laser technology delivers Hi-Res point cloud data and seamlessly scans challenging materials without requiring spray or targets.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Picosecond Lasers suit precision materials processing.

April 18, 2016

HyperRapid NX lasers include 1,064 nm output models with pulse energies as high as 250 µJ, typically with 10 psec pulse duration, at repetition rates up to 2 MHz. Supporting high-throughput processes, these models offer enough power for beam to be split to run multiple optical trains within one machine. High-power models are also available with output at 532 nm and 355 nm. All models feature integrated electronics as well as external control and triggering methods. Read More