Vision Systems

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics® Honored by Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators Awards Program

May 6, 2016

TECHSPEC® Cx Series Fixed Focal Length Lenses Recognized with Silver Award Barrington, NJ – Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, announced today that it was awarded a Silver Level Award for its TECHSPEC® Cx Series Fixed Focal Length Lenses. These lenses were recognized among the best in the industry by the judges of the Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Microscan Honored by Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators Awards Program

May 6, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification,and lighting solutions, announced today that its MicroHAWK® Platform was recognized by the judges of the annual Vision Systems Design Innovators Awards program. The judging panel consisted of esteemed experts from system integrator and end-user companies. Microscan was honored with a bronze-level... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

HyLite LED Omni-Cob Lamps Now Listed on the DLC QPL

May 6, 2016

Rock Hill, SC – HyLite LED Lighting is excited to announce the Mogul Base (E39) HyLite LED Omni-Cob lamps are now listed on the DLC QPL. At 140 LPW, the HyLite LED Omni-Cob lamp is one of the most efficient LED retrofit solutions, and the new listing on the DLC QPL will allow customers to maximize their return on investment with utility rebates in many markets. The HyLite LED Omni-Cob has... Read More

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

Microscan Slated to Release Single Smart Camera Platform for Barcode Reading and Machine Vision Summer 2016

May 5, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of miniature devices for barcode reading and machine vision inspection, announces that it will release an all new smart camera platform this summer. These devices will redefine industrial imaging as the foundation for automated quality control and guidance tasks based on visual data and offer machine vision and barcode reading on a... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Vision Systems

Mopec Signs Exclusive Imaging Agreement with Milestone

May 4, 2016

'Industry’s first touch screen grossing station will feature Milestone gross imaging camera and software’ OAK PARK, Mich. - Mopec, creator of the industry’s first touch screen grossing station, announced today it has signed an exclusive agreement to feature Milestone’s MacroPATH pro-x macro digital imaging system with its MB800 grossing station. Milestone’s pro-x camera... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016: CONTROP Presents New Generation T-STAMP EO/IR Miniature Payload

May 4, 2016

Ideal for small UAVs and VTOLs, the new generation T-STAMP incorporates a 180mm long focal length lens for higher-resolution image and long-distance operation AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016, New Orleans USA, 2-5 May, 2016, Booth #465 CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd and CONTROP USA Inc – world leaders in stabilized EO/IR camera payloads – will be demonstrating the new generation T-STAMP... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Fixed Focal Length Lenses suit machine vision applications.

May 4, 2016

Designed for pixels that are ≤2.2 µm, TECHSPEC® UC Series provides resolution of >200 lp/mm across sensor and is built specifically for machine vision working distances and resolution requirements. RoHS-compliant ultra-compact lenses are available in 5 focal lengths from 4–25 mm. Although lenses are optimized for 1/2.5 in. sensors, number of focal lengths support sensors up to 1/1.8 in. Compatible with C-mount cameras, lenses feature locking iris and focus adjustment with recessed set screws. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Light Grids support applications up to PL d.

May 3, 2016

As type 3 light grids, PSENopt II Series offers not only hand protection, but also finger protection. Units enable applications from category performance level d (PL d), thereby closing type gap of revised version of IEC 61496-1. Available in lengths from 150–1800 mm, light grids work with continuous single beams that completely eliminate dead zones. All significant causes or system defects responsible for machine stop can be evaluated quickly thanks to LEDs, minimizing downtimes. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Mahr Federal to Feature MarVision MM 320 and MarVision QM 300 Video Measuring Microscopes with Image Processing at MD&M EAST 2016

May 2, 2016

Also on display will be the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus flexible optical system for shop floor measurement PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarVision MM 320 and the MarVision QM 300 video measuring microscopes with image processing capability at MDM EAST, June 14-16, 2016, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY, Booth #2121. Designed for the measurement and/or... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Texas Tech University Selects Vision Research for High-Speed Combustion Imaging Research

May 2, 2016

Engineering students at Texas Tech University’s Whitacre College of Engineering will soon have some new insights when it comes to studying combustion. The University recently purchased a Vision Research Phantom V2512 ultrahigh-speed camera with the goal of enhancing the way students analyze the combustion properties of solid fuels such as aluminum and boron.   Dr. Michelle Pantoya, the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

High-Speed Digital Camera measures just 73 x 93 x 82.5 mm.

May 2, 2016

Equipped with 12-bit, ½ in. CMOS sensor, Phantom® Miro® C110 is capable of recording 800 fps at full 1,280 x 1,084 resolution. Higher speeds up to 29,840 fps are possible at smaller resolutions. With 8 GB of internal memory, camera can record up to 5 seconds at full resolution and max frame rate. Suited for troubleshooting as well as mechanical and motion analysis, camera includes BNC and Ethernet connectors, image-based auto-trigger, multi-cine acquisition, and continuous recording. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

The ClearPoint® Neuro Navigation System Featured at AANS Practical Clinics for Third Consecutive Year

April 29, 2016

Surgeons to have unique opportunity for hands-on training with ClearPoint IRVINE, Calif. – MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC) today announced that its ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System will be utilized in two Practical Clinics at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) taking place on April 30 through May 4, 2016, in Chicago, Illinois. Both the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pipe Inspection Robot suits pipes from 4-20 in. in diameter.

April 29, 2016

Offered in 2 configurations, GECKO 9050 is suited for inspecting wide range of pipes, duct work, and industrial sites. Standard version features 3 in. auto-leveling, pan and tilt camera head and 394 ft Kevlar reinforced cable as well as Sony CCD chip for clear images. Self-leveling function allows waterproof camera head to remain right side up while navigating pipe. Able to reach speeds up to 33 m/min, pipe robot on tracks includes 8.4 in. color LCD and built-in LEDs for illumination. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Weapon Lights enhance operator protection and accuracy.

April 29, 2016

Featuring adjustable brightness and unique light signature, Manta-Ray™ WeaponLights series is powered by onboard, rechargeable battery and snaps on and off of rifle rails within seconds. While LMR-M optimizes performance in close quarters and protects operator's vision from harmful reflection, IR version (LMR-IR) is available for use with night vision. Read More

Vision Systems

Industrial Cameras integrate image preprocessing capabilities.

April 29, 2016

Available with 4, 12 and 20 MP resolutions and up to 74 fps sensor speed, LX VisualApplets cameras integrate global shutter CMOS sensors and GigE Vision-compliant interface. In-FPGA image preprocessing, by using complex algorithms, improves stability and precision of image evaluation. VisualApplets graphical programming environment lets users without extensive programming experience define complex algorithms to meet application requirements. Read More

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

TCP to Display an Expanded Line of LED Lighting Solutions at LIGHTFAIR® International 2016

April 28, 2016

Leader in energy-efficient lighting expands LED portfolio with technology to enhance user experience SAN DIEGO - (San Diego Convention Center - Booth #4325) -- Technical Consumer Products, Inc. (TCP), a leader in energy-efficient lighting innovations, is exhibiting its expanded line of LED products developed to enhance end user experience during LIGHTFAIR International 2016 at the San Diego... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

VIEVU Continues Momentum with New Contract to Provide Miami-Dade Police Department with 1,500 Body Worn Cameras

April 27, 2016

VIEVU Immediately Commences Fulfillment of One of the Largest Deployments of Body Worn Cameras on Record in the United States Contract Includes Five-Year Subscription to VIEVU Solution, the Next Generation Cloud-Hosted Evidence Management System Built on the Powerful Microsoft Azure Government Cloud SEATTLE - Safariland®, the parent company of VIEVU®, a leading provider of body worn... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Tremco SkyBEAM UAV First to be Approved by FAA for Nighttime Commercial Operation

April 27, 2016

-- Enables both day and night flight to locate building energy loss and structural issues -- BEACHWOOD, Ohio - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted approval for the first nighttime commercial drone operation in the U.S. to SkyBEAM unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from Tremco Roofing Building Maintenance. SkyBEAM is also approved to operate during the day. The groundbreaking... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Safe Dual-Mode LED Tube meets UL OOLV and IFAR standards.

April 27, 2016

In addition to meeting UL IFAR safety standards for troffer retrofit applications (UL E325073) fifth generation G5 SureFit DBA LED tube meets UL OOLV (Type A/Type B) safety standards (UL 479597) for direct-fit operation with ballast and direct-wire operation on line voltage. Product consumes 15 W and operates on most Instant Start and Rapid Start ballasts. Along with 180° beam angle, features include safety switch on endcaps. Design facilitates driver replacement.<br /> Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Displays Feature-Rich, Cost-Effective Camera Robotics Products at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Offers Full Complement of Camera Robotics Hardware for Any Studio Application Las Vegas, NV  - Telemetrics. Inc. is demonstrating a wide selection of the company’s industry leading hardware-based camera robotics production products here at NAB. The innovative product line-up, part of Telemetrics’ rich heritage of camera control products and software systems, addresses critical industry... Read More