Optical Measuring Devices, Sensors & Tools

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

PerformArc Robotic Welding Systems are designed for automotive applications.

December 1, 2016

Being customizable, Miller® PerformArc Robotic Laser Welding Systems and Hotwire Power Supply are used for welding, cladding and 3D printing. With 10 times higher processing speeds, lower distortion and less power usage, Welding System has Class 1 laser enclosure, choice of laser and process head, robot teach pendant and FILTAIR fume hood. Offering high deposition rates with low dilution, Power Supply eliminates wasted material and designed for higher-tier and OEM applications.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Rear View Safety to Attend RVIA 2016

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Rear View Safety, the industry leader in the sales and distribution of backup camera systems, as well as a strong and dedicated road safety advocate, will attend the 2016 Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) National RV Trade Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY this week. The annual event is being held November 28th through December...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Vinden 150 EX Camera for critical pan-tilt-zoom security.

November 25, 2016

Offering IP-video output with H.264 and MJPG streams and Ethernet control, Vinden 150 EX camera provides analog video (NTSC or PAL) and 14-bit Camera link digital output. With micro-connectors or 30-pin FFC connectors, unit features total 12X zoom factor and remarkable 1.5 degree HFOV in full optical plus digital zoom. Available in 30 Hz and 9 Hz models, 640 x 480 camera provides sensitive thermal imaging using uncooled VOx microbolometer technology.

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Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

1OZ Silver Bar meets IRA standards.

November 24, 2016

Displaying Republic Metals logo on top, 1oz Silver Bar is designed with clean and modern look to emphasize purity. Weight and purity in center and assay logo at bottom is displayed on silver bar. Silver bar meets IRA standards.

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Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Electrochemistry Cell offers compatibility with glovebox.

November 21, 2016

Designed for easy assemble and disassemble, Electrochemistry Cell supports wide range of working electrode materials and sizes for multitude environmental conditions. Allowing simultaneous electrochemistry and heating/cooling, unit can be used with any potentiostat. Providing compatibility with conventional and cutting edge electrolytes, device is suitable for studying electrochemical reactions in situ, deposition, oxidation and corrosion of metals.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

3200W Power Supply offers output voltage from 19.2 29V.

November 18, 2016

With isolated AC Fail, remote on/off, remote sense and 12V 0.3A standby supply, TPS3000-24 3200W Power Supply offers temperatures of up to 50°C and deliver up to 55% load at 70°C. Enabling 3kVac input to output, 2kVac input to ground and 500Vac output to ground isolation, device case measures 107 x 84.4 x 324mm and weighs 2.7kg. Meeting UL/CSA 60950-1, IEC/EN 60950-1 standards, device offers PMBus™ interface for remote monitoring output voltage and current.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Infrared Cameras feature MultiSharp focus system.

November 18, 2016

Delivering image quality of 640 x 480 resolution, Fluke Ti480 and TiX580 Infrared Cameras are used in industries, process and building inspection. Built ruggedly with pistol-grip form factor, Ti480 camera can be operated by one hand accurately. Having 240° rotating, 5.7” screen,  TiX580 camera are suitable for thermographers. Both cameras harbor SuperResolution, LaserSharp Auto Focus, Fluke IR-Fusion technology and Fluke Connect SmartView Desktop Software.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro Drones enable advanced imaging.

November 17, 2016

Offering powerful imaging system, Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro, come with intelligence flight modes. Inspire 2 has CineCore 2.0 image processing system that is embedded into its airframe. Product captures 5.2K video at 4.2 Gbps for Adobe CinemaDNG RAW videos and uses CINESSD storage and holds 2 Zenmuse cameras. Phantom 4 Pro captures slow-motion 4K video up to 60 fps at maximum bitrate of 100 mbps. Offering H.265 video compression, product flies at 31 mph in P mode with obstacle avoidance in effect and has 45 mph top speed in sport mode.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Photometrics and QImaging's 95% QE Scientific CMOS Camera features scientific-grade back illuminated CMOS sensor.

November 14, 2016

Suitable for biomedical instrumentation manufacturers, QI400BSI Scientific CMOS camera offers a combination of extreme sensitivity, low noise and high frame rates, useful for low-light imaging. Camera acquires 41 frames per second with 16-bit images and 82fps with 12-bit images. Near-perfect QE enables collection of nearly all available light, maximizing the measurable signal from the experiment or assay while minimizing cellular photo damage.

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Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thorlabs Licenses Random Access Multiphoton Microscope Technology

November 14, 2016

Newton, NJ - November 11, 2016 - Thorlabs announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to commercialize the 2-photon random access mesoscope (2p-RAM) developed in Karel Svoboda’s lab at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus for in vivo imaging of large brain volumes (up to⌀ 5 mm x 1 mm) with single neuron resolution.

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Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LiftMaster Helps Firefighters Ensure Community Safety with Preventative Emergency Response Solutions

November 14, 2016

New solutions provide a safe environment for property, personnel and equipment

ELMHURST, Ill., Nov. 10, 2016 - When responding to emergencies, firefighters need to get out the door as quickly as possible. This sense of urgency means the fire truck often exits the garage before it is completely clear of the automatic door, leading to unplanned repairs to the door and vehicles....Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Creating a Positive Restroom Experience

November 14, 2016

Impact Products' 840 Reader Series safety eye gear provides users with a magnification lens insert strategically placed out of the users' direct line of vision. This allows wearers to better see what they are doing and protect their eyes at the same time.

The design is ideal for anyone needing vision assistance. The built-in rubber nose piece provides all-day comfort, and the...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics and PixeLINK Announce Autofocus Lens Joint Product Interoperability

November 13, 2016

Edmund Optics line of Cx lenses utilizes PixeLINK's autofocus camera technology

November 8, 2016, Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, has today announced a collaboration with PixeLINK®, a world leader in autofocus cameras with liquid lens technology. The collaboration enhances the capabilities of PixeLINK's autofocus USB 3.0...Read More

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

300GMSL inspection machine offers surface finish measurements.

November 9, 2016

Including video telephony, note pad and voice mail messaging capability along with QR/bar code reading, 300GMSL multi sensor inspection machine enables intuitive interface with simple input screens for programming workpiece data. Capable of performing tactile probing, unit supports traditional gear feature data collection on spur and helical gears, spiral and straight bevel gears up to 300mm in diameter and is suitable for Barkhausen noise analysis.

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Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Microgage PRO Spindle Alignment Kit enables touchscreen display.

November 9, 2016

Providing alignment readings based on digital receiver movement, Microgage PRO Spindle Alignment Kit allows checking of machine parallelism and alignment to resolution of 0.0001 inch or 0.003mm. Offering easy fitting of cylindrical laser transmitter into machine chuck or spindle, unit outputs measurement on the portable Smart Display. Suitable for machine shops and manufacturing plants device allows color alignment data readouts for easy visibility.

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Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Capture Pinpoints Alignment Software automatically stores data.

November 9, 2016

Checking common alignment issues like spindle, lathe alignment and machine tool runout, Capture™ Alignment Softwares are intuitive and delivers precision measurements of 0.0001 inch (2.5 microns) even at range of 180 feet. Manipulating incoming readings within built-in spreadsheet for analysis and to create helpful plotting and graphing, unit transcribes input readings, displays the alignment results and provides varying levels of control to user.

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Optics & Photonics

SharpVue Digital Microscope System provides shadow-free illumination

November 9, 2016

Capable of inspecting large and small objects with built in LED lighting, SharpVue Digital Microscope System features auto focus HD camera with optical magnification up to 30x and digital up to 300x. With working distance of 9 inches, unit offers remote access for function control like grid mode, brightness control and auto focus. System is suitable for inspecting circuit boards, analysis of grains, automotive rework and cutting tools applications.

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Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics and Varioptic Announce the Availability of the Variable Focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the EO Catalog

October 31, 2016

October 26, 2016, Barrington, NJ, USA, and Lyon, France - Edmund Optics® and Varioptic, a business unit of Parrot Drones SAS, announce the availability of the variable focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the Edmund Optics catalog. Both Varioptic Arctic 25H0 (2.5mm clear aperture) and Arctic 39N0 (3.9mm clear aperture), and their respective Development and Evaluation Kits, are now available. In...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Mini-Dome IP Cameras offer video intelligence analytics.

October 27, 2016

Available on Illustra Pro 2, 3, and 5 MP cameras, video intelligence analytics automatically analyze captured video and alert users of specific motion detected activities. For example, Object Removed identifies objects that have been taken away from specific region, while Linger Alarm automatically detects loitering in area. Abandoned Object discovers when object has been left alone for predefined amount of time, and Crowd Formation finds specific number of people forming in predefined space. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

ON Semiconductor Imaging Technology Plays Integral Role in World's First Multi-Aperture Computational Camera

October 26, 2016

Space saving, power-efficient customized image sensors prove instrumental in bringing performance and functionality normally associated with DSLRs into smartphone size designs PhotoPlus New York, New York – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON ), driving energy efficiency innovations, has drawn on its extensive expertise in image sensor technology to help support Silicon Valley start-up Light. The...Read More