Inspection Systems & Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inline 3D AOI can be programmed and debugged offline.

January 18, 2016

Used for inspection of components and solder joints, ISO-Spector features immunity to vibrations from nearby placement machines. Front and rear, close to vertical, high-energy, violet lasers support inspection heights up to 1.2 in. Featuring full-profile, simultaneous, 2D and 3D inspection, touchscreen-operated system can inspect chip size of 008004. Image capturing sensor has 12 MP resolution with optical fiber interface, and algorithms minimize blind spots and effect of reflecting objects.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Measurement Sensor provides 32 mm working distance.

January 15, 2016

With axial resolution of 40 nm, RP1500 Rainbow Probe provides non-contact measurement by analyzing optical spectrum of reflected light to measure surface height changes. Unit can measure where other sensors cannot, characterizing transparent, translucent, fragile, liquid, or easily deformable surfaces. Deployable under program control, RP1500 is compatible with QVI ZONE3®, MeasureMind® 3D MultiSensor, and VMS metrology software platforms. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

LED UV Lamp identifies flaws in aerospace and NDT industries.

January 15, 2016

Using LED array, Model EV6000 casts 9 in. round spot at 15 in. distance from testing surface and requires only 0.6 A of current. Stable intensity of LEDs meets ASTM E3022 and Rolls-Royce RRES90061 standards. Featuring lightweight, compact sealed housing with LED cooling system and user-replaceable front shield and UV filter, lamp is suited for inspecting large aerostructures, including engine housings, disks, landing gear, structural components, and fan blades. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Automated Metrology Sensor provides in-process measurement.

January 14, 2016

Combining blue light projection, stereo cameras, and on-board processing, Cobalt 3D Imager captures and processes millions of 3D data points in seconds. Unlimited number of 3D imagers can be placed in array configurations virtually anywhere in manufacturing process — all scanning simultaneously and controlled by single computer. With high resolution, automatic exposure, and high dynamic range, Cobalt handles complex parts with fine details as well as varying colors, textures, and reflectivity. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Miniature Displacement, Position Sensors have IP65-rated housing.

December 22, 2015

Utilizing differential sensing technology, inductive displacement Inelta IZAL series sensors ensure precise path length measurements in confined-space applications. Housing of these LVDT sensors has 4 mm dia, and interior provides complete differential transformer measuring system with core and coils. With contactless and wear-free design, displacement and position sensors achieve linearity tolerance of ± 0.5% (0.25% optional) and are designed for measuring ranges of 1, 2.5, and 5 mm. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Drain Inspection Camera offers flexibility via rugged design.

December 22, 2015

With ~115 ft, flexible, Kevlar-coated, braided push cable and one-size-fits-most, 1 in. camera head, Gecko 3000-S can take 90° bends in pipes from 2 in. dia; design supports use in straight pipes down to 1.2 in. dia. Aluminum skid centers head in pipes up to 6 in. dia and protects against physical damage. Camera head has 10 bright, high-power LEDs and 5 LEDs that produce even illumination for close up inspections. Other features include color 5.6 in. LCD, DVR with remote, and 87° FOV. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Dimensional Measurement System is multisensor capable.

December 18, 2015

With 790 x 815 x 250 mm XYZ measurement volume and 300 or 400 mm extended Z axis, SmartScope® Quest 800 accurately measures very large parts or large arrays of smaller fixtured parts. System's 10:1 TeleStar® telecentric zoom lens provides high-level optical performance and accurate video metrology. For stability, optics/sensor head is mounted on stable granite bridge over worktable and moves only in X and Z axes, while worktable itself moves underneath in Y axis. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Blue Laser Profile Scanner precisely measures small components.

December 15, 2015

Equipped with a blue laser diode, scanCONTROL 29xx-10/BL leverages operating principle based on laser triangulation technique for 2D profile detection on different target surfaces. Sensors detect, measure, and evaluate profiles on different object surfaces. With 10 mm wide laser line projected at profile resolution of 1,280 measuring points, resulting point distance is 7.8 µm. All signal processing takes place in compact sensor body, which eliminates need for external controller. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Desktop AOI System inspects and finds defects in PCBs.

December 14, 2015

Available in M size 350 x 250 mm and desktop model, iSpector is able to inspect component bodies and solder joints using RGB LED light sources from 3 different angles. This allows 3D meniscus profiling to verify solder joints with low false call rates, accurate tolerance adjustment, and high defect detection rates. Offering plug-and-play installation, iSpector utilizes 22X software with wide range of inspection algorithms and component libraries. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Panel Warpage Measurement System offers single-shot operation.

December 9, 2015

Addressing needs of Fan Out Wafer Level Processing (FOWLP) market, AKM600P enables concurrent and complete, single-shot warpage measurement of entire panel and individual die on panels up to 600 x 600 mm. Complete measurement and analysis of panel of this size provides z-resolution down to 1.25 µm and takes <2 sec to complete using Shadow Moiré technology. Also, warpage measurements can be conducted at room temperature or up to 300°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

UV Inspection Lantern detects contaminations.

December 7, 2015

With power density of 15,000 µW at hotspot and 1,500 µW/cm² at 15 in., UV Inspection Lantern detects contaminations that react under UV illumination and cannot be seen with naked eye, such as some organic fats and alkaline contaminants. Handheld unit is equipped with 450 mW UV LED at 365 nm wavelength and runs on rechargeable Li-ion battery which provides 180 min of continuous inspection. Featuring anodized aluminum body, lamp resists corrosion and withstands years of heavy use. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Triangulation Sensor supports measuring rates to 4 kHz.

December 4, 2015

Based on triangulation principle, optoNCDT 1420 performs non-contact displacement, distance, and position measurements. Connection is made via 3 m cable with open ends or 0.3 m pigtail with M12 connector. Auto Target Compensation ensures stable results regardless of changing colors or brightness of target, and different output signals enable integration into plant or machine control systems. Eight user-specific sensors settings can be stored and exported in setup management. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

NDT Inspection System identifies manufacturing defects.

December 3, 2015

Combining computer power, transducer, and DSP technology, Dinger™ Non-Destructive Test System is used for inspection of raw or machined metal cast, fabricated, sintered, forged, die cast, or ceramic parts. System applies known excitation force and measures vibration to identify resonance frequencies of structure. SigQC™ production test software analyzes components, subassemblies, and products to determine, in real-time, if quality goals are met. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Adjustable LED Task Light aids workbench-based inspection.

December 3, 2015

Providing >20,000 hr of high-output life, industrial-grade adjustable LED task light is available with 18, 23, and 36 in. flexible gooseneck arms. Steel bracket allows for both horizontal and vertical mounting options, and light cover remains cool to touch. Suited for work bench implementations, lights are also available with optional base. Applications include electronics inspection, materials analysis, and scientific microscopy. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Inspection System helps eliminate eye strain.

November 25, 2015

Designed to eliminate fatigue commonly associated with frequent use of traditional microscopes, Macro Vue HD Video Inspection System features adjustable front-mounted 10 in. LC HD monitor as well as wide range zoom lens with adjustable iris, zoom, and focus mounted to durable stand. Stand-alone system utilizes 1080p, 60 fps camera with integrated menu system and USB image capturing capabilities. LED ring light with brightness control provides shadow-free illumination. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Camera helps pinpoint issues with equipment.

November 20, 2015

Providing professional-grade 320 x 240 pixel resolution, Fluke® TiS75 features long-travel focus wheel that enables very fine manual focus adjustments. Unit's 3.5 in. screen helps pinpoint issues while user is still in field and also offers one-touch image access, which eliminates need to scroll through menu to view images. As part of Fluke Connect, TiS75 can transmit measurements to smartphone or table for later, detailed analysis. Those measurements can be uploaded to cloud. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Field-Upgradable AOI System offers 2D/3D/4D capabilities.

November 19, 2015

Suited for inspection of SMT devices, YSi-V 5M comes equipped with 5 MP cameras and offers 2D automated optical inspection (AOI) functionality as standard. Machine can also be upgraded to 3D capability, and 4D capability is attained by employing 4 additional off-axis cameras along with main downward looking camera. This enables components to be inspected at 5 different angles for increased object visibility around nearby components. All 5 images can be later recalled at repair station. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera provides multi-zone operation.

November 18, 2015

Supplied in rugged enclosure suitable for harsh industrial environments, FV-3543-1 can detect temperatures within up to 8 user-defined zones. High, low, average, and standard deviation thresholds can be set for each zone, and alarms can be communicated to plant's control system via OPC or MODBUS/TCP. This fully radiometric IR camera, which can sense hot spots that can’t be visually detected, can also integrate with DCS and SCADA systems. Camera mount enables multi-axis adjustment. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tilt Sensor features integrated CANopen output.

November 2, 2015

Based on MEMS technology, N5 Tilt Sensor comes in 1-axis and 2-axis versions with measuring range of 360° and 180°, respectively. Unit is also available with up to 4 configurable switching points and selectable switch-on/switch-off delay per switching point. Neutral position signal can be adjusted using infrared remote control or via CAN bus. Featuring flat housing for mounting in any confined space, IP67-rated sensor operates from -40 to +85°C with supply voltage of 9–32 Vdc. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Weld Camera captures images of open arc welds.

October 9, 2015

Featuring ruggedized design, Model XVC-1000e enables users to simultaneously see all features of weld arc, its surrounding environment, and its position relative to weld seam. Camera includes integrated solid state lighting, motorized focus, and replaceable front window all in IP67-rated housing that can be cooled with air or liquid. Using XVC-1000e, operators can remotely monitor quality of welding processes and make adjustments on-the-fly up to 330 ft away. Read More