Vision Systems

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

OSI Systems Awarded U.S. Customs and Border Protection IDIQ Contract Valued up to $76 Million for ZBV Cargo and Vehicle Screening Systems

October 27, 2016

Delivery Order Received for $10 Million for Systems to Be Used at Security Checkpoints HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) today announced that its recently acquired business, American Science and Engineering, Inc. (ASE), has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for ZBV® cargo and vehicle... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

BIDMC: Digital microscope Helping Hearts

October 26, 2016

Researchers at Harvard University get a better look at heart disease and other ailments with fluorescent microscopy from KEYENCE.The genetic disorder Noonan syndrome (NS) causes a host of problems in humans. Growth and musculoskeletal abnormalities, distinctive facial features, issues with the lymphatic system, bruising and bleeding are all associated characteristics of NS, but the most serious... 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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Calibrate Video Machines Quickly and Easily

October 25, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL (October 2016) - A VED (Video Edge Detection) Calibration Slide makes it simple to calibrate pixel size of a camera within a Video Measuring Machine, and is available from HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION. While machines typically are set up at the time of installation, it is good practice to keep tools on-hand in case calibrations are lost or verification of the accuracy of the measuring... Read More

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

Federal Signal Corporation Announces Strategic Partnership with Edesix Ltd

October 21, 2016

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill., Oct. 17, 2016 - Federal Signal Corporation's Safety and Security Systems Group (SSG), a world leader in public safety solutions, today announced its strategic partnership with Edesix Ltd, a leading manufacturer of body-worn camera systems. This partnership will offer the jointly-developed IndiCue™ family of law enforcement video offerings, a comprehensive suite of... Read More

Vision Systems

Panasonic Showcases Next-Gen Security for Law Enforcement at IACP 2016

October 21, 2016

Company Announces Recent Wins; Exhibits its Arbitrator 360 HD Video Recording System, Arbitrator Body-Worn Camera and its Unified Evidence Management System SAN DIEGO, Oct. 17, 2016 - Panasonic, a leading provider of advanced mobile technology and video evidence solutions for the government and public sector, announced today that it has been officially awarded a contract for Arbitrator Body-Worn... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Video Surveillance Cameras monitor large open spaces.

October 21, 2016

Capable of showing clear head-and-shoulder images, Smart Pro IP 12 MP Outdoor Dome Network Camera is suited for monitoring long distance areas such as sporting arenas, outdoor parking facilities, and city centers. Smart Pro IP Multi-Sensor Network Camera, featuring stitched view, let users view large situational areas and follow events from more natural viewpoint. Specialty Camera Solution 2MP... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera features 1080p resolution images at 60FPS.

October 19, 2016

Compatible with C/CS-mount microscopes or lenses, Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera produces high definition images through microscope or video system. With 1080p resolution of images at 60FPS, the camera is ideal for inspecting layered objects like PCBs. Using HDMI cable, Auto 2M can be connected to the HD monitor to view images at 60FPS. Mighty Cam features manual focus and instant auto... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Cirtronics Installs Powerful 3D AOI Solution for Accurate Inspection Results

October 19, 2016

Duluth, GA, October 2016 - Viscom is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Cirtronics for its 3D AOI. Based in Milford, NH, Cirtronics has added an S3088 ultra blue AOI system to each of their production lines in its 175,000 sq. ft. manufacturing space. The Cirtronics team conducted extensive evaluations on the S3088 ultra blue and competitive systems and found the Viscom units to... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Getac Vereto's Body Worn Camera feature built-in Bluetooth and WiFi.

October 18, 2016

Designed primarily for law enforcement, Getac Vereto’s Body Worn Camera delivers 130-degree panoramic 480p to 1080p video even in dim light. BWC is small and light weight with 12 hours of battery life and has push-buttons for operations. With flexible mounting options, camera offers storage on Veretos Cloud. IP67 and MIL-STD 810G-tested, BWC is rugged and waterproofed and can withstand extreme... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtains feature double scan technology.

October 18, 2016

Featuring slim, rigid housings that enable adjustment, SLC Series utilizes optoelectronic technology to protect machine operators and to prevent unauthorized access. Customizable light curtains can be made as Type 2 or Type 4 devices with protection field heights spanning 150–1,800 mm and 5 beam resolutions of 14, 20, 30, 40, and 90 mm. Connecting via standard M12 connectors, units include... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera helps prevent system upsets.

October 18, 2016

Continuously capturing temperatures and thermal images in up to 6 user-defined zones, each with user-settable high/low/average standard deviation thresholds, FV-3543-2 can help detect process hot spots as well as abnormal hot and cold temperature changes in industrial processes and equipment. Detection range is -40 to +550°C, and operational range is -29 to +75°C. IP ready and... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

Blue OLED Displays serve diverse projects with multiple options.

October 18, 2016

In addition to Parallel, SPI, and I²C electrical interfaces, 2x16 Modular OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) displays are available with connection options that include 2 dual row pin headers in 2x18 (for parallel only) or 2x8 sizes, 2 single row through-hole pin outs (in 1x7 or 1x8 sizes), and RJ45 port. These 2-row x 16-character OLED displays output blue characters at 10,000:1... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows feature Moh 9 hardness.

October 17, 2016

Suitable as debris shields on 1064 nm cutting lasers, Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows permit less frequent cover glass lens changes. Products have A/R coatings on both sides to provide transmission of >99.5% at 1.06 microns, with >90% at 650-670 nm. Available in ½–2 in. sizes, windows feature 10-5 scratch-dig finish and provide 1/4 wave transmitted wavefront. Windows are inherently more durable... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Inline Inspection at The ASSEMBLY Show 2016

October 13, 2016

RENTON, WA, October 5, 2016 – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will showcase a number of machine vision innovations as well as visionguided robotics and new products throughout the conference from booth 1705 at The ASSEMBLY SHOW at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from October... Read More

Vision Systems

Edmund Optics® Augments 25mm TECHSPEC® Precision Aspheric Lens Line

October 13, 2016

Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, highlights its TECHSPEC® Precision Aspheric Lenses. These lenses are designed to focus light, while they eliminate spherical aberration from divergent light sources. Designed and manufactured by Edmund Optics, Precision Aspheric Lenses are ideal for applications including focusing the output of laser diodes.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Harvard University Athletics to Stream Live Field Hockey Coverage with JVC Gy-Hm200sp Camera

October 10, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Harvard University Athletics in Cambridge, Mass., will use its new GY-HM200SP 4KCAM sports production camera with embedded score panel graphics to stream live coverage of its field hockey team on Oct. 15. The camera was purchased earlier this year to simplify production and reduce crew and gear... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Vision Systems

Larson Electronics' Rechargeable LED Head Lamps come with IP68 waterproof rating.

October 7, 2016

Useful in hazardous locations polluted by gases, vapors, and various dusts, EXP-LED-HL-MSHA rechargeable LED Headlight produces intense light beam capable of reaching over 450 feet with a single high output LED emitter. Offering up to 15 hours of illumination on a full charge, headlight functions on a single 2,600 mAh rechargeable lithium battery. Made of impact resistant polymer and an... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Digital 2D Microscope operates without PC.

October 7, 2016

Delivering video-image quality at 60 fps, Omni HD 2D Digital Microscope and Measurement System can remain in calibration over entire zoom range, making it suitable for quality control, testing, rework, assembly, and inspection tasks. Custom-designed mouse or GUI provides intuitive operation of entire system. To ensure sharp, high-contrast imaging, separate camera control station allows manual... Read More