Light Sources

Optics & Photonics, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature White LED Light Rings evenly illuminate surface.

April 17, 2015

Yielding up to 64 lm of brightness at 75 mA drive current, MTLR-WZ Series has .196 in. OD and utilizes 6 phosphor-coated LED chips offered in Warm, Neutral, and Cool color temperatures. Center of ring has .073 in. ID hole that can be used to pass miniature camera through for detection of evenly illuminated surface. Designed for hand held instrumentation, products feature metal core board design. Ceramic, copper, and AlN boards are available via custom design/manufacture. Read More

Vision Systems, Green & Clean, Optics & Photonics

UV-LED Sources cure inks, coatings, adhesives, and sealants.

August 21, 2014

Available in 5 beam lengths from 4–24 in., Aurora™ UV Classic Line Sources offer UV-LED center wavelength options of 365, 385, 395, and 405 nm. Optical design provides peak irradiance at large working distance from emitter window and ultra-uniform distribution in 2 dimensions. Operating under natural convection cooling or with option of fan-cooling plenum, sources features integral driver/controllers for constant current operation or PWM with optional Ethernet interface for remote utility. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Ring Light includes contrast-enhancing polarizer.

August 21, 2014

With polarizer, Microscope Ring Light allows clear inspection of shiny circuit boards or highly reflective parts. Rotating polarizer ring slowly reduces or virtually eliminates reflective glare and hot spots. Mounted with 3 thumb screws, fixture has 60 white LEDs with ultra-cool color temperature of 8,000 K, working distance of 4 in., and minimum working life of 20,000 hours. Light is accompanied by 10-step light controller and ring light adapter. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Light Source supports maskless lithography applications.

July 31, 2014

Suitable for printed circuit board industry, iLLUMINA® features fiber coupled laser output with output power up to 37 W and wavelengths at 405 nm and 375 nm. Unit provides digital imaging, or maskless lithography, where image data can be optimally scaled or distorted just prior to writing, addressing specific needs for registration, as well as for elimination of process steps and masks that contribute to alignment errors. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Light Engines feature lifetimes over 20,000 hr.

July 16, 2014

Offering solid-state alternative to traditional mercury-containing arc lamps, Lumencor Light Engines require zero warm up or cool down periods. SOLA Light Engines, producing continuous white light from 380–680 nm, offer intensity range of 40–50 W/cm² and are suited for life sciences applications, including fluorescence microscopy. Featuring 6 individually selectable sources, Spectra-X Light Engines include 7 bandpass filters, one for each color source, plus one extra. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Light Handle works with variety of borescopes.

June 25, 2014

Powered by rechargeable 2,000 Ah, 3.6 V Li-ion battery, SPARK XTR LED Borescope Light Source operates at full intensity for up to 50 minutes, eliminating need for external light sources and cords. Special focal lens design allows unit to focus and shape light at end of scope, providing intense illumination where it is needed most. Offering operational life up to 50,000 hours, light source comes with standard Storz connection and uses one button to control all operations. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Monolithic Light Engine features hermetically sealed design.

February 28, 2014

Available in 3 or more output wavelengths from 405–785 nm and powers up to 200 mW, OEM Monolithic Light Engine withstands mechanical shock, vibration, and temperature changes. Internal laser components, combining elements, and beam shaping optics are held at constant temperature in ultra-compact package, which delivers pointing and power stability as well as low optical noise. Customized beam profiles, focal distances, and modulation parameters are available per OEM requirements. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Illumination Source benefits multi-focal confocal microscopy.

December 13, 2013

Borealis® enhances illumination of all models of Yokogawa CSU10, 21, 22, and X1 scan heads regarding uniformity, throughput, and imaging performance. Extension of excitation wavelength range to 400–750 nm increases image quality, acquisition rates, image quantification, and imaging depth of thick or scattering specimens. While flexible bellows attachment to microscope enables strain-free alignment, field lens tubes enhance imaging performance and allow adjustment of effective pinhole size. Read More

Vision Systems, Green & Clean, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Materials & Material Processing

LED Light Curing System produces consistent, reliable bonds.

June 26, 2013

Delivering visible light energy in narrow wavelength band centered at 405 nm, BlueWave® LED DX-1000 VisiCure™ produces temperatures suited for thermally sensitive substrates. Adjustable intensity capability and long-life LED, along with lack of mechanical shutters and moving parts, foster accuracy. Adaptable to changing business needs, system can be configured to operate in small-area flood or spot-cure mode and is resistant to intensity degradation over time.
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Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Pulsed Emitter combines high pulse speed and fast response.

March 19, 2013

Supplied in TO-5 package with optional window and 2.3 x 2.4 mm element, MEMs Pulsed Emitter (MPE) is designed with thin-membrane, thermo-resistive material and operates over 1–20 micron IR spectrum. Broadband source of quasi-black body pulsed light provides pulse rates up to 100 Hz as well as accelerated heat up and cool down. Operating up to 750°C, MPE has input power requirements up to 1.1 W peak and offers attributes that maximize signal output while minimizing 1/f noise. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics

LED-Based Ring Light integrates into variety of products.

February 11, 2013

LED-based ring light features optical segment with 2-piece design. Optical light guide, incorporating 2 LEDs aligned on input edge of product containing custom-designed optical extraction features, evenly distributes light rays around ring. Containing custom array of optical features, injection molded diffuser plate creates uniform visual light distribution and evens out specular nature of light extraction features within molded light guide. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Light Source facilitates imaging device PRNU comparison.

December 12, 2012

Built around 8 cm dia sphere with 19 mm dia light output port, ISS-8P-HP Integrating Sphere Light Source features uniformity equal to or better than 98% within 90% of output, and is useful as calibration standard for Photo-Response Non-Uniformity comparison. Unit offers selectable 10–100 W QH lamps and 3 manually interchangeable neutral density filters with OD0, OD1, and OD2 optical densities corresponding to 100%, 10%, and 1% light throughput for fast H-M-L High Medium Low adjustment of output. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Thin Films Analysis Systems cover deep UV to NIR measurement.

August 31, 2012

Utilizing spectroscopic reflectometry, NanoCalc systems determine optical thin film thicknesses for semiconductor/medical/industrial applications. Systems are available for range of wavelength, sampling method, and optical layer thickness requirements, from 1.0 nm to 250 µm. There are 4 standard models from 200-1,700 nm which may be combined with software, reflection probes, optical fibers, and various accessories. Preconfigured systems are also available for 400-850 or 250-1,050 nm ranges. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Inspection Kit offers hands-free light source.

August 17, 2012

Suited for fluorescent magnetic particle and penetrant testing as well as mining inspection, EK-3000 Eagle Eye features 2 UV-A LEDs for inspection, plus 3-LED white light assembly for general illumination. Adjustable strap allows lamp to be worn on hard hat or directly on head, while splash guard with integral particulate filter protects UV lenses and cooling fan from damage. Powered by rechargeable lithium-ion battery, unit provides up to 75 minutes of continuous inspection between charges. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Ring Light produces soft, diffused illumination for cameras.

August 13, 2012

Accommodating photographers that need on-axis lighting to diminish shadows, blemishes, and wrinkles, LitePad Loop employs Rosco LitePad light engine with indirect light output. Internal LitePad has LEDs on inside and outside perimeters of O shape for optimal brightness and can be dimmed using LitePad Single Fader Dimmer. Manufactured using shatter-resistant plastic, 9 in. dia product has 2-part design that facilitates accelerated attachment to camera system. Read More

Vision Systems, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Light Source covers full visible-NIR spectrum.

July 24, 2012

Consisting of 650 W quartz tungsten-halogen light source with coil filament, reflective focusing, and mirror-condenser, Model 610 delivers visible and NIR continuum output in 350-2,500 nm spectral range. Source output is free from chromatic aberration and focused to best illuminate small areas. Forced air cooled housing has approximately f/5 output designed to fit directly to spectrometer slit assemblies. With potentiometer control, built-in power supply allows variation of output intensity. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Laser-Driven Light Source covers UV to visible spectral range.

May 21, 2012

Radiometric calibration light source, EQ-99CAL, covers complete UV to visible spectral range with high brightness and stable output levels across 200-800 nm spectrum. Interval between calibrations is 1,000 hr or one year, and bulb has rated life of 5,000+ hr. Exhibiting strong irradiance in 350 nm range, this Laser-Driven Light Source (LDLS(TM)) features calibration traceable to National Physics Laboratory (NPL). Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Laser-Driven Light Sources offer choice of spectral range.

January 18, 2012

Offering choice of standard quartz bulb or ozone-free quartz bulb, LDLS(TM) EQ-99 and EQ-99FC Electrodeless Light Sources allow user to tailor spectral range to particular application. Standard synthetic quartz bulb produces light across entire spectrum from 170 nm through visible and into infrared, while ozone-free bulb produces broadband spectrum from 250-2100 nm for applications where operation in deep UV is not necessary. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Light Source is designed for borescopes.

December 8, 2011

Designed to meet demands of NDT industry, SPARK utilizes LED chip combined with focal lens to produce optimal light intensity. Heat given off by LED element is evenly dispersed to surface, effectively retaining any heat internally and making inspection process more comfortable. Constructed with aluminum body and anodized finish, portable light source uses 3 AAA batteries or, in rechargeable form, NiMH, Li-ion, or alkaline for continual use. Read More

Vision Systems, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Light Source replaces halogen technology.

July 26, 2011

Suited for large active diameter industrial applications, High Power LED Light Source couples light from monocolor matrix die into fiber optic cable. Resulting output exceeds EKE halogen lamp in active diameter sizes up to 12 mm. Unit offers 6,000 K color temperature, stable output throughout usable life, and active heat management with integral cooling fan. With optional Ethernet and RS485 connectivity, user can control pulsing, overdrive, and timing values over Internet in real-time. Read More