Vision Systems

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Remote Inspection Videoscopes offer precision steering for QC.

March 15, 2016

Featuring 4.3 in. monitor with resolution from 160,000–440,000 pixels, TVT Series includes 5 models with working lengths from 1–3 m and diameters of 2.8, 4.5, and 6 mm. Mechanized joystick, which uses input to directly control camera articulation, promotes smooth and accurate control of articulating tip with immediate response. Depending on model, series offers 1/18, 1/10, or 1/8 in.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

LED Waves and OEM Client Awarded Lighting Patent

March 15, 2016

The two companies collaborated on an LED bulb redesign which extends the lifespan of light fixtures used in many industrial settings. Manufacturer LED Waves is proud to join Mining Controls as recipients of a new lighting patent. This patent covers the innovative redesign of an industrial E40 bulb, brought about by an Original Equipment Manufacturer partnership between the two companies. Since... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Magna Supplies Next-Generation Vision System for FCA U.S. Vehicles

March 15, 2016

AURORA, ON – Magna International Inc., a leader in camera-based advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), announced today that it is supplying its new EYERIS® Generation 3.0 camera system for the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, the first FCA U.S. vehicle to feature this new innovative camera technology, and for the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. The announcement was made at an event for... Read More

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

LED Lamps operate in fully enclosed luminaires.

March 11, 2016

Intended for residential and commercial applications, Omnidirectional LED-A Lamps endure heat build-up that results in fully enclosed luminaires, making them safe to use in fixtures such as ceiling flush mounts, sconces, and jelly jars. ENERGY STAR-certified units deliver 800 lm and are offered in 2,700 K and 3,000 K color temperatures. Available in E26 and GU24 bases, dimmable lamps work with... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

PG&O® Provides Customized Optical Components for Avotec's Real Eye Nano(TM)

March 10, 2016

• Avotec’s unique visual stimulation and eye tracking system for MRI systems is a finalist in SPIE’s prestigious Prism Awards - Biomedical Instrumentation category. SANTA ANA, CA – Precision Glass Optics (PGO - www.pgo.com), announces the customization of two thin film optical components for a high-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) accessory developed... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Rear View Safety Once Again Wins Best Backup Camera in 2016

March 10, 2016

NEW YORK - Rear View Safety, the industry leader in the sales and distribution of backup camera systems, vehicle sensors and more, as well as a strong and dedicated road safety advocate, is incredibly proud to announce that it has once again been awarded the title of "Best Backup Camera" in 2016 for one of its most sought after products. In a competitive review of a number of backup camera... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Compact Camera features 30x zoom and electronic viewfinder.

March 9, 2016

Based on 18.2 MP Exmor R CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor, Model DSC-HX80 ensures fine capture details for still images and full HD videos in all lighting conditions. Wi-Fi/NFC compatible camera is equipped with retractable OLED Tru-Finder, 921 k dot LCD screen that tilts 180° for arms-length portraits, and Optical SteadyShot with 5-axis image stabilization that minimizes effects of camera... Read More

Vision Systems

Acoustiblok® Debuts Revolutionary Acoustical Real-Time Video Imaging System®

March 9, 2016

Acoustiblok Inc., a NASA Spinoff listed company is now pioneering the use of the ACOUSTICAL REAL-TIME VIDEO IMAGING SYSTEM (ARTVIS™) in the U.S and internationally. Truly revolutionary, ARTVIS allows one for the first time to actually "see" sound in real-time (as you would see thermal contours with a Flir infrared camera). Not only can one measure the intensity and overall frequency content of... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Telecentric Lenses suit volume inspection applications.

March 8, 2016

Available in 40 models with working distances from 40–300 mm and magnification from 0.5–8x, TECHSPEC® Compact Telecentric Lenses provide solution for machine vision applications. All offer in-line illumination option, which uses port to connect fiber optic light guide or LED module. RoHS-compliant lenses feature telecentricities of <0.2° and distortions of <0.2%. With fixed aperture... Read More

Services, Vision Systems

iCatch Technology Selects CEVA Imaging and Vision DSP for Digital Video and Image Product Line

March 7, 2016

iCatch to deploy CEVA DSP for computer vision capabilities in next-generation SoCs targeting automotive, drones and surveillance cameras MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, today announced that iCatch Technology, Inc., a leading system solution provider for digital video and image SoCs in Taiwan, has... Read More

Vision Systems

Two Sided LED Light Box doubles advertising exposure.

March 4, 2016

Available in large format sizes up to 120 x 204 in., Two Sided Frameless Fabric LED Light Box with Backlit LED Strips features lightweight aluminum housing with facing edge that is just 1/8 in. wide, providing virtually frameless appearance. Depths for 2-sided design are as narrow as 5 in., which minimizes space needed to showcase large format display. Internal power supply features... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Retail and Sales Equipment, Vision Systems

LED Video Wall Monitor features ultra slim bezel.

March 4, 2016

Featuring 3.5 mm bezel-to-bezel width, 55 in. class PN-V550 Professional Video Wall Display includes Uniform Color Calibration Technology, which delivers out-of-the-box pixel to pixel color uniformity between multiple video wall monitors. Unit combines full HD 1,920 x 1,080 pixel resolution with display brightness up to 500 cd/m². Four monitors set up in 2 x 2 configuration will display... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

NAB 2016: FUJIFILM's Optical Devices Division to Highlight Full Range of Lens Offerings

March 4, 2016

Wayne, N.J., – At the upcoming NAB Show, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America will showcase its entire range of 4K Ultra HD Series, Cabrio PL cine/ENG-Style lenses, Premier PL 4K+ cine lenses, as well as the popular XA55x9.5BESM 2/3-inch zoom and XA99x8.4 ultra-wide field production lens. The company will exhibit in Booth C7125 during the show, which runs from April 16-21... Read More

Services, Vision Systems

International® DuraStar® to Feature Bendix® Wingman® Fusion

March 4, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS - At this week's NTEA Work Truck Show, International Truck has announced that International® DuraStar® is now available with Bendix® Wingman® Fusion, an integration of advanced safety technologies that allows truck operators to reduce and potentially avoid vehicle collisions. In 2015, International was the first OEM to introduce the leading-edge technology on their... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Portable USB Microscope offers reflection-free surface imaging.

March 2, 2016

Connecting to PC via USB, MC-TLD6182 offers 20X–200X magnification to determine fine structure of surfaces. Digital camera, included, lets operator take 2.0 MP pictures, which can be interpolated to 5.0 MP pictures. Used in direct contact to surface or at larger distances, microscope also features 8 integrated, adjustable-strength, white LED lights and software for editing and... Read More

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

Digisonics Showcases Workflow Management Tools for fast-paced Radiology Departments at AIUM 2016

March 2, 2016

HOUSTON – Digisonics (Booth #1013) will exhibit its latest enhancements for OB/GYN, general ultrasound, vascular ultrasound and general radiology image management and structured reporting at this year’s American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Annual Conference in New York City, N.Y.  Digisonics OB Search, a powerful data mining and business analytics tool, enables users to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way

March 1, 2016

CANTON, Michigan – Under the motto "We automate. Safely." Pilz will be presenting industry solutions and services for safety and automation at this year's Hannover Messe April 25 - 29, 2016. The automation company will also be presenting its product innovations from the fields of "Sensor technology" - including a world first - and "Operating and monitoring". Safe human-robot... Read More

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

SHOTOVER Brings its Industry Leading SHOTOVER F1 Gyro-Stabilized Camera Platform and SHOTOVER U1 Drone to HAI HELI-EXPO

February 29, 2016

Visit Booth 3617 to Learn Why SHOTOVER Has Become the Go-To System for the Broadcast, Motion Pictures, Law Enforcement and Industrial Survey Markets; Recent Buyers Include Cinemoves, CoyotAir, Beijing RichSoul and Team5 Aerial Systems LOS ANGELES – HAI Booth Number: 3617 - SHOTOVER, the maker of high performance stabilization platforms, announced today its upcoming participation at HAI... Read More

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

Camera System aids automatic machine setup monitoring.

February 26, 2016

Featuring industrial 1.31 MP camera with Gigabit Ethernet and 6 or 4.5 mm prime lens, VS 101 enables TNC 640 mill-turn contouring control operator to monitor setup and machining result as well as view displayed faulty situations. Visual Setup Control (VSC), set up to identify incorrectly positioned workpieces and incorrectly mounted or missing fixtures, helps prevent faulty parts. Other... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Infrared Camera delivers automatically focused images.

February 26, 2016

Featuring MultiSharp™ Focus, which takes multiple images and combines them to produce one in-focus image, Fluke® Ti450 enables users to capture automated, focused image of multiple targets at once. SuperResolution mode increases effective image resolution to 640 x 480, while 2x/4x digital zoom enables users to zoom in on small part of target. Using built-in laser distance meter to... Read More