Inspection Systems & Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Inspection System features lightweight portable design.

July 7, 2015

Weighing 14 lb, Gen-Eye SDP combines all features of full-size video inspection system in portable package. System includes 10.4 in. sunlight-readable LCD, built-in 4-hr rechargeable battery for remote applications far from power source, and Wi-Fi transmitter that sends video to smartphone or tablet. With app, users can view and record video inspections at up to 300–500 ft. Additional features include built-in waterproof keyboard and integral SD recorder that stores up to 32 GB on one card. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Videoscope delivers high quality still images, video.

July 2, 2015

Series C enables remote visual inspections of manufactured parts, structures, or areas that have limited direct visual access. While insertion tube maneuverability is enabled via flexible distal tip and spring neck design, combination of 8 brightness settings, glare reduction, high-intensity LED, and light-sensitive CCD camera chip technologies enables capture of images with desired brightness. Thumb-driven joystick controls 360° articulation of distal tip and up to 120° angulation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

X-Ray Generators suit medical radiography applications.

June 30, 2015

Featuring 450 kHz maximum output frequency, Z Series X-Ray Generators offer various options, including dual speed starter, dual filament drive, and variety of control console choices. Units are available from 32–65 kW peak power with 40–150 kV output voltage, and up to 5 different manual and AEC operating modes. Measuring 595 x 410 x 475 mm, generators have flexible interface that facilitates integration, installation, calibration, and service. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Configurable Control Platform improves operational efficacy.

June 26, 2015

Improving utilization of existing tools and assets, Automation Platform consists of two programmable automation control options; I/O modules for interfacing to any type of sensor, actuator, valve, etc; and Controls Workbench software for configuration, process monitoring, tuning, and data storage. Library of process routine templates and function blocks facilitates implementation, and leveraging of Umetrics analytical solutions improves automation via real-time actionable data insights. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

PoE Embedded System supports automated optical inspection.

June 24, 2015

Supporting 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 or Celeron™ processor, Model eBOX671-885-FL is equipped with 4-port Power-over-Ethernet, 6 USB 3.0 ports, and 8-channel programmable/isolated digital I/O. Box PC supports CFast™ socket, mSATA interface, and dual 2.5 in. HDD/SSD with RAID 0/1 for backup. Featuring fanless design and dust-proof housing, unit additionally includes 2 Gigabit LAN ports, 4 COM ports, and 2 USB 2.0 ports, as well as 1 DVI-I, 1 HDMI, and 1 DisplayPort. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spindle Qualification System aids preventive maintenance.

June 23, 2015

Comprised of software, noncontact capacitive sensors, and precision target pins, SpindleCheck enables maintenance departments and machine operators to know how machine is performing before making parts. Capabilities facilitate and accelerate spindle measurement of rotational and thermal errors. Measuring changes in point of machining to identify thermal drift helps accelerate installation verification, prevent unnecessary spindle rebuilds, and troubleshoot form errors in parts. Read More

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

Sensors and Accessories measure large and divergent laser sources.

June 23, 2015

Respectively, 6000W-BB-200x200 and L2000W-BB-120 water-cooled laser power/energy sensors have 200 x 200 mm and 120 mm apertures and measurement capabilities of 100–6,000 W and up to 2,000 W. With 120 mm aperture, L100(500)A-PF-120 laser power/energy sensor measures lasers for ~1 sec exposures at up to 6,000 W or continuously up to 100 W (500 W with heat sink). Scatter Shields 30K-W and 10K-W reduce heating effect of backscatter on surrounding sensor surfaces when measuring 30 and 10 kW lasers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wafer Tester delivers automated functionality.

June 16, 2015

Developed for testing wafers from 200–450 mm, 4800 Bondtester utilizes Paragon™ software. Included functionality that provides flexibility for creation and mapping of wafers enables accelerated and precise setup of test patterns. Also, virtual images for each test pattern facilitate editing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pipeline Analysis Tool captures, reports cathodic protection data.

June 12, 2015

Pipeline Compliance System (PCS) Axis v1.9 lets operators capture, analyze, report, and act on cathodic protection data for pipelines. While fostering compliance with PHMSA regulations, solution also aids in monitoring inspection intervals, optimizing geographic routing, and generating reports. Specific capabilities include bulk records adjustment, multiple readings capture, survey route import/export, granular test point data capture, and user-based roles/permissions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Measurement System offers touchscreen operation, low MPE.

June 5, 2015

Used for shop floor measurement of shafts and turned parts up to 40 mm dia x 250 mm long, fully automatic MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 features Max Permissible Error (MPE) of <1.5 microns + L/40 for diameter and 3 microns + L/125 for length. Hi-Res CMOS matrix camera with 4 million pixels has live image field of view of 40 x 24 mm, Z-axis positioning speeds reach 200 mm/sec, and image acquisition rate is >120 images/sec. Zoom functions allow measurement of such small details as chamfers and radii. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pan-and-Tilt Camera facilitates pipe inspection.

May 14, 2015

Equipped with NDT technology, ANACONDA Pipe Camera has camera head that pans 360° and tilts 180° to capture every detail of inspection area. Head is protected by clear detachable dome that can be quickly replaced in event of damage to avoid image impairment. Made of aluminum and completely IP68 waterproof, ANACONDA is available with semi-rigid push rods ranging from 98–262.5 ft long. Control unit is mounted on reel and features 5.7 in. color TFT wide screen monitor. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Food Processing & Preparation, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

X-ray System increases bulk food inspection efficiency.

May 12, 2015

Aiding contaminant detection, product handling, and maintenance for high-volume, dry bulk foods applications, Eagle™ Bulk 415 PRO has cupped conveyor and 4-lane flap rejecter. Features that simplify care procedures for production line operators and maximize production uptime include tool-free removal of conveyor belt, hinged louver, and belt tensioning lever system. Also included, SimulTask™ imaging software offers image analysis routines, on-screen diagnostics, and safety system status. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Color Measurement System handles structured, curved surfaces.

May 7, 2015

Inline colorCONTROL ACS7000 is available with ACS2-R45/0-28-1200(001) sensor, which is designed as circular sensor and has 3 x 2 mm measurement spot. While oval measurement spot enables sensor head to perform color measurements on structured and curved surfaces, continuous and homogeneous lighting allows measurements to be carried out regardless of angular position of target object. Applications include color control systems for high-volume, automotive, and plastics/textile production. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Radiation Survey Sensor works in X-ray energy range.

May 4, 2015

Designed to minimize need for user interaction, RaySafe X2 Survey sensor enables survey measurements in X-ray energy range and brings ability to perform leakage and scatter measurements in diagnostic X-ray applications. Manual and automatic trigger modes allow sensor to capture low dose-rate measurements in X-ray machine's primary beam, and other features include ability to switch energy response between Air Kerma (Gy or R) and Ambient Dose Equivalent (Sv). Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Line Distance Sensor can measure complex geometries.

May 1, 2015

Compatible with diffusive and semi-diffusive surfaces, ConoLine-100 non-contact laser line projection system is used for measuring distances. This optical line sensor uses rotating mirror to produce laser line speeds up to 100 lines/sec and point sensor accuracy down to 1 micron. Adjustable line angle allows sensor to scan undercuts, steep grooves, and angles up to ±120°. All data processing, including pre-programmed functions, are housed in one integrated unit (sensor head). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Measurement Devices provide 3D inspection.

May 1, 2015

HandyPROBE, MetraSCAN 3D, and HandySCAN 3D portable measurement devices, using VXinspect software, provide first article inspection and quality control. Inspection software offers simple integration for contact (probing) and non-contact (scanning) measurement in numerous manufacturing applications. Program supports rapid part-to-CAD inspections for pre-production adjustments and production part approval to control critical part dimensions. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Video Measuring Microscope offers image processing capability.

May 1, 2015

Used for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection allows even low-contrast features to be measured, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision System verifies tube end after cutting or end forming.

April 30, 2015

Featuring high-resolution camera with integrated coaxial front illumination, Radial Thickness System monitors tubes after cutting or end forming, detecting cracks and defects. After user specifies Min/Max thickness of tube cross section, tool returns current measurement data, OK/NOK, and angle indicating where unapproved measurement is located. Control cabinet has 4 connections for 4 independent cameras and can be controlled via digital I/Os or bus systems such as EtherCAT and Profibus. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope delivers precision and repeatability.

April 28, 2015

Designed for inspection, analysis, and measurement in QC, QA, failure analysis, R&D, and forensics, Leica DVM6 tracks specific parameter values and saves them with image data. Reports and documentations can be generated by pressing one button. Along with integrated illumination options and PlanApo-corrected optics, features include tilting microscope head, 16:1 zoom range and choice of objectives that cover magnification range from 10x to 2,350x to resolve details down to size of 0.4 µm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Inspection System supports advanced semiconductor packaging.

April 27, 2015

Designed for characterization and monitoring of processes used in wafer-level packaging, CIRCL-AP™ enables all-surface wafer defect inspection, review, and metrology at high throughput. ICOS® T830 provides fully automated optical inspection of IC packages, leveraging sensitivity with 2D and 3D measurements to determine final package quality for diverse device types and sizes. Both systems help address such challenges as fine feature sizes and tight pitch requirements. Read More