Vision Systems

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

LED Canopy Light replaces 400 W metal halide fixtures.

November 4, 2015

Consisting of integrated LED assembly paired with polycarbonate lens, 90 Watt Model LEDHCL-900 produces wide light distribution suitable for replacing 400 W metal halide flood lights. Ceiling mount unit features 2-piece housing constructed of die cast aluminum alloy with injection molded rubber gasket. Operating on voltages from 100–277 Vac, waterproof light is IP65-rated to resist damaging effects of outdoor environments. Read More

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Tip/Tilt Piezo Beam Steering Mirrors have speed-optimized design.

November 4, 2015

Offering tip/tilt angle up to 5 mrad and optical deflection angle up to 10 mrad, S-331 platforms suit precision optics applications in ambient and vacuum environments. Precision of angular tip/tilt motion of top platform is provided around 2 orthogonal axes. Accelerations of these flexure-guided, electro-ceramic driven systems enable step response times in sub-millisecond range with frictionless backlash-free motion. Also, single pivot-point design prevent drawback of polarization rotation. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Safety & Security Equipment

Security Camera Sensor offers low light sensitivity, HD video.

November 2, 2015

Designed for high-performance security cameras, OV2718 leverages OmniBSI-2™ pixel architecture for optimal low-light sensitivity, high dynamic range (HDR), and 1080p HD video. This 1/3 in. HD CameraChip™ sensor, suited for mainstream security and surveillance systems, can record 1080p HD video at 30 fps in HDR mode. Use of in-pixel HDR technology enables capture of crisp, clear images and video when recording in high- and low-light environments. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Global Safety Light Curtains provide on/off detection.

October 30, 2015

Designed for machine guarding solutions that do not require blanking or muting capabilities, Series F3SG-RE offers finger and hand protection models with 14 mm and 30 mm resolution, respectively. Smartclick™ connectors and optical synchronization simplify set up and wiring, while DIP switches change light emission intensity to prevent interference with other sensors. Supplied in IP67-rated housing, light curtains withstand water washdown without additional protective tubes. Read More

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Body-Worn Camera is designed for law enforcement applications.

October 30, 2015

Managed by video management, evidence archiving, and back office administration software, ECHO captures audio and 1080p/720p/WVGA video for up to 8 ½ continuous hours (including Pre-Event mode) and offers 16 hr standby time. Software compatibility also enables agencies to deploy ECHO without implementing new processes or training. Intuitively operated unit supports automatic uploads when docked. Also, backend video management supports scaling into millions of videos. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Safety & Security Equipment

HD Image Sensors enhance battery-powered cameras.

October 29, 2015

While OV9732 consists of traditional Bayer sensor, OV9733 is equipped with RGB-IR pixels that can replace traditional mechanical IR cut filter. Both HD CameraChip™ sensors, based on OmniPixel3-HS™ pixel technology, are suitable for security systems and wireless, battery-powered, smart-home cameras. Chief ray angle of 9° supports consumer-grade optical lens systems and reduces image artifacts. When operating in low-power mode, ¼ in. OV9732 requires 115 mW to capture 720p HD video at 30 fps. Read More

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HD Body Camera offers unlimited evidence storage.

October 29, 2015

Enabling agencies to capture HD video evidence, Axon Body 2 utilizes Ambarella HD camera SoC and offers unlimited HD storage for monthly fee. Battery life is 12+ hr, and Pre-Event Buffer captures up to 2 min before event. Wirelessly activated by Axon Signal upon lightbar or other sensor activation, camera also offers optional mute function, in-field tagging, and evidence encryption. Evidence uploads automatically while recharging, and users can stream, tag, and replay videos via mobile app.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Monitoring System supports wallboard production.

October 28, 2015

Featuring dustproof, Ethernet-enabled design, TIP900 Non-Contact Infrared System creates highly detailed thermal images of wallboards as they leave dryer. Analyzing these, software detects moisture and density variations and identifies any faults. Thermal images and any flaws are instantly displayed on touchscreen, allowing line operator to adjust dryer for maximum board quality. Tolerances for rejects, alarm settings, and report generation are user-configurable. Read More

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

Retrofit Screw-In LED Bulbs conserve energy in sign applications.

October 27, 2015

Rated for up to 50,000 hr operation and flash tested to 1,000,000-times on/off cycles, LED SignLight™ bulbs are UL wet-location rated and feature screw base to serve as retrofits for incandescent lamps in indoor/outdoor illuminated sign installations. Bulbs with S11 bases, offered in medium and intermediate, offer clear, frosted, or color finished and consume 1 W. Clear and frosted S14 use 1 W, while color models use 1.5 W. While A19 clear models consume 1 W, frosted models use 2.5 W. Read More

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Compact HD Box Camera integrates professional features.

October 26, 2015

Used for surveillance, DCS-3511 Onvif-compliant IP camera features 720p (1 MP) resolution; automatic IR filter for day/night operation; 2.8–12 mm, F1.4 DC iris varifocal lens with 78° to 23° field of view; and 2-way audio with built-in microphone. PoE enables single-cable installation, while included D-ViewCam video management software supports up to 32 D-Link cameras. Along with various recording methods, other features include video motion detection, DIO, and multicast streaming support. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

Highly Sensitive CMOS Cameras capture images in varying light.

October 22, 2015

Able to capture images of even weak fluorescing substances, industrial cameras with Sony Full HD WDR Sensor IMX174 include GigE (PoE) and USB 3 versions available in monochrome and color. Respective max frame rates at full HD and VGA resolutions are 54 and 120 fps, and standard features include automatic modes, integrated High/Wide Dynamic Range, barcode SDK, multiple drivers, and software for on-screen measurement and image capture. Industrial housing is available with C/CS- or S-Mount. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

AR-Coated Cylinder Lenses focus light in one direction.

October 21, 2015

TECHSPEC® Laser Line PCX Cylinder Lenses serve applications that require light to be focused in only one direction, including light focused into slit or line scan detector. With <0.25% reflection at laser output wavelength, anti-reflective (AR) coatings for common wavelengths maximize transmission. RoHS-compliant lenses, which come in 24 models with 12.5 or 25 mm dia, feature N-BK7 substrate and 60-40 surface quality and may be used in pairs to collimate and circularize diode laser output.
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Vision Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Proton Therapy System enables fully rotational scanning.

October 20, 2015

Able to deliver beam and generate images from 360° around patient, ProBeam® Compact includes cyclotron, Dynamic Peak™ scanning technology for intensity-modulated proton therapy, fully rotational gantry, robotic patient positioning tools, and motion management tools. Upgradeable single-room system incorporates cone beam CT imaging for positioning patient based on anatomical images with optimized soft tissue resolution. With Eclipse™ and ARIA® software systems, users can plan and manage treatments. Read More

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

Palm-Sized Camera features 42.4 MP full-frame image sensor.

October 19, 2015

Based on back-illuminated 35 mm full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor, Cyber-shot RX1R II utilizes fixed focal length ZEISS® Sonnar T* 35mm F2 Lens to ensure all images are sharp from center to corners. Sensor features 399 focal-plane phase-detection AF points that cover about 45% of image area. Based on user preference, optical variable low pass filter can be set to off, standard, or high. Built-in retractable 2.4 million dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder pops up and down with one-push operation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Image Sensors come in high-resolution options.

October 19, 2015

Extending to over 25 megapixels, PYTHON 10K, PYTHON 12K, PYTHON 16K, and PYTHON 25K share common 4.5 µm pixel that leverages patented in-pixel CDS technology to enable global shutter imaging with Correlated Double Sampling. Image data is accessed through 32, 16, 8, or 4 LVDS channels, each running at 720 MHz, to enable readout speeds up to 80 fps for 25K device. Supplied in µPGA-355 package, sensors are available in monochrome, Bayer color, and extended NIR configurations. Read More

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Development Kit fosters video adoption within IoT products.

October 19, 2015

With wake-up initiated by BLE or motion-detecting integrated passive IR sensor, MatrixCam™ video development kit (VDK) offers smart streaming capability. Push notification, sent to assigned portable electronic device upon wake-up, alerts user that live stream or still image should be viewed. Able to connect to cloud services, this open imaging platform for low-power video streaming applications leverages AR023Z 1/3 in. format CMOS image sensor and offers multiple interconnectivity options.
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Display & Presentation Equipment, Vision Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Video Redaction System offers automated identity protection.

October 16, 2015

To protect privacy and identity of victims, innocent bystanders, minors, and undercover police officers, VIEVU Automated Video Redaction System employs advanced algorithm to automatically blur faces and objects, without user involvement, recorded on body worn cameras. System transforms formerly time-intensive task restricted to video specialists into automated function, which department officers and security professionals can perform themselves, in minutes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

MP High-Speed Video Camera offers optimized light sensitivity.

October 15, 2015

Along with respective monochrome and color light sensitivity ratings of ISO 40,000 and 16,000, FASTCAM Mini AX200 provides 1,024 x 1,024 pixel resolution at up to 6,400 fps and up to 900,000 fps at reduced resolution. Memory options include 4, 8, and 16 GB, and Gigabit Ethernet interface enables desktop/laptop PC connectivity. Supplied in 4.7 x 4.7 x 3.7 in. case, 3.3 lb camera is designed for high-shock, high-G environments (tested to 100 G, 10 msec, 6 axes). Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Video Surveillance System features continuous EO and IR zoom.

October 14, 2015

Featuring QVGA or VGA options with simultaneous video and thermal outputs, Aeron Searcher provides optimized human-detection capabilities up to 3.4 km. System integrates DRS' uncooled, 17 µm vanadium oxide thermal imaging sensor; ICE™ Image Contrast Enhancement; 3x motorized continuous thermal zoom; and pan/tilt capabilities. Manufactured to IP67 standards, Aeron Searcher can be mounted upright or inverted and yoke can be offset to eliminate tilt blind spots through full 360° rotation. Read More

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

Tube-Style LED T5 Appliance Bulbs fit in tight spaces.

October 14, 2015

Able to replace incandescent and halogen bulbs up to 30 W, omnidirectional LED T5 Appliance Bulbs consume 3.4 W, offer CRI surpassing 80, and come in Pure White (6000K) and Warm White (3000K). Solid-state, RoHS-compliant design, impervious to electrical/mechanical shock and vibration, is available in E12 candelabra, E14 European and E17 intermediate Edison screw, and Ba15d bayonet bases and can be directly installed without modification to socket or circuit that supplies power. Read More