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CO2 Laser Optics for Cutting Composites Cleanly

December 1, 2016

A line of field-replacement CO2 optics for lasers that cut composites for making precision gaskets where smooth edge definition is required is available from Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island.

Laser Research CO2 Laser Optics include ZnSe lenses and mirrors which are direct field replacements for popular lasers used in manufacturing gaskets from composite materials that...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Panasonic Avionics Partners with Safety Line to Deliver Airline Fuel Savings

November 30, 2016

LAKE FOREST, California, November 28, 2016 Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) and Safety Line today unveiled a strategic partnership that will enable airlines to benefit from significant fuel savings.

Panasonic Weather Solutions (PWS) provides Safety Line with enhanced global weather forecast through real-time weather data collection from its TAMDAR sensors and FlightLink[TM]...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Rear View Safety to Attend RVIA 2016

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Rear View Safety, the industry leader in the sales and distribution of backup camera systems, as well as a strong and dedicated road safety advocate, will attend the 2016 Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) National RV Trade Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY this week. The annual event is being held November 28th through December...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Vinden 150 EX Camera for critical pan-tilt-zoom security.

November 25, 2016

Offering IP-video output with H.264 and MJPG streams and Ethernet control, Vinden 150 EX camera provides analog video (NTSC or PAL) and 14-bit Camera link digital output. With micro-connectors or 30-pin FFC connectors, unit features total 12X zoom factor and remarkable 1.5 degree HFOV in full optical plus digital zoom. Available in 30 Hz and 9 Hz models, 640 x 480 camera provides sensitive thermal imaging using uncooled VOx microbolometer technology.

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

MaxLite illuminates Oakland landmark Necklace of Lights

November 23, 2016

LED Marquee Lamps will save city more than $160,000 in energy and maintenance costs

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (November 21, 2016) - The Necklace of Lights is a string of more than 4,000 lights encircling the 3.4-mile Lake Merritt waterfront in Oakland, California. The last major re-lamping of the 90-year-old landmark took place in 2006, when 11-watt incandescent bulbs were replaced with...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Infrared Cameras feature MultiSharp focus system.

November 18, 2016

Delivering image quality of 640 x 480 resolution, Fluke Ti480 and TiX580 Infrared Cameras are used in industries, process and building inspection. Built ruggedly with pistol-grip form factor, Ti480 camera can be operated by one hand accurately. Having 240° rotating, 5.7” screen,  TiX580 camera are suitable for thermographers. Both cameras harbor SuperResolution, LaserSharp Auto Focus, Fluke IR-Fusion technology and Fluke Connect SmartView Desktop Software.

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

MR16 8.5W HIGH CRI LED Lamp is available in three color temperature.

November 18, 2016

Available in 2700K, 3000K and 4000K, in SP (15°), NF (25°) and FL (35°) beam angles, MR16 8.5W is compatible with electronic and conventional transformers. Featuring typical high CRI 92, R9 65 and R13 93, unit offers compact size 1:1 halogen form factor, single optic lens and Chip on Board (COB) technology. Providing crisp and vibrant colors across the whole spectrum, lamp emits 550 lumens with a CBCP of 2700 cd and is ideal art and food applications.

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

Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro Drones enable advanced imaging.

November 17, 2016

Offering powerful imaging system, Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro, come with intelligence flight modes. Inspire 2 has CineCore 2.0 image processing system that is embedded into its airframe. Product captures 5.2K video at 4.2 Gbps for Adobe CinemaDNG RAW videos and uses CINESSD storage and holds 2 Zenmuse cameras. Phantom 4 Pro captures slow-motion 4K video up to 60 fps at maximum bitrate of 100 mbps. Offering H.265 video compression, product flies at 31 mph in P mode with obstacle avoidance in effect and has 45 mph top speed in sport mode.

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Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Photometrics and QImaging's 95% QE Scientific CMOS Camera features scientific-grade back illuminated CMOS sensor.

November 14, 2016

Suitable for biomedical instrumentation manufacturers, QI400BSI Scientific CMOS camera offers a combination of extreme sensitivity, low noise and high frame rates, useful for low-light imaging. Camera acquires 41 frames per second with 16-bit images and 82fps with 12-bit images. Near-perfect QE enables collection of nearly all available light, maximizing the measurable signal from the experiment or assay while minimizing cellular photo damage.

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Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LiftMaster Helps Firefighters Ensure Community Safety with Preventative Emergency Response Solutions

November 14, 2016

New solutions provide a safe environment for property, personnel and equipment

ELMHURST, Ill., Nov. 10, 2016 - When responding to emergencies, firefighters need to get out the door as quickly as possible. This sense of urgency means the fire truck often exits the garage before it is completely clear of the automatic door, leading to unplanned repairs to the door and vehicles....Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Creating a Positive Restroom Experience

November 14, 2016

Impact Products' 840 Reader Series safety eye gear provides users with a magnification lens insert strategically placed out of the users' direct line of vision. This allows wearers to better see what they are doing and protect their eyes at the same time.

The design is ideal for anyone needing vision assistance. The built-in rubber nose piece provides all-day comfort, and the...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics and PixeLINK Announce Autofocus Lens Joint Product Interoperability

November 13, 2016

Edmund Optics line of Cx lenses utilizes PixeLINK's autofocus camera technology

November 8, 2016, Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, has today announced a collaboration with PixeLINK®, a world leader in autofocus cameras with liquid lens technology. The collaboration enhances the capabilities of PixeLINK's autofocus USB 3.0...Read More

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

Eatons LED Lighting and Controls Solutions Illuminate IMG College Facilities Across North America

November 11, 2016

SYRACUSE, N.Y. Power management company Eaton today announced that a growing number of IMG College facilities, including the O’Connell Center at the University of Florida and the LJVM Memorial Coliseum at Wake Forest University, have upgraded their sports arenas with Eaton’s Ephesus light-emitting diode (LED) sports lighting and controls system, the official LED sports lighting provider...Read More

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

MaxLite Joins Light the Moment with ENERGY STAR Campaign

November 9, 2016

Manufacturer partners with EPA in national call-to-action to change out 300 million light bulbs

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (November 4, 2016) – MaxLite, a manufacturer of energy efficient lighting, is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a national call-to-action for Americans to change out their light bulbs with ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs. The goal is to...Read More

Vision Systems

FlowCam Cyano features built-in bio-volume and cell density calculations.

November 8, 2016

Designed to characterize each high-resolution, full-color, algal cell image based on size, shape, color, phycocyanin fluorescence, FlowCam Cyano detects images and identifies thousands of individual algal cells in few minutes. Unit is able to differentiate toxic cyanobacteria with harmless algal cells. Product is suitable for detection of blue green algae in lakes, reservoirs, rivers and coastal regions.

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Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics and Varioptic Announce the Availability of the Variable Focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the EO Catalog

October 31, 2016

October 26, 2016, Barrington, NJ, USA, and Lyon, France - Edmund Optics® and Varioptic, a business unit of Parrot Drones SAS, announce the availability of the variable focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the Edmund Optics catalog. Both Varioptic Arctic 25H0 (2.5mm clear aperture) and Arctic 39N0 (3.9mm clear aperture), and their respective Development and Evaluation Kits, are now available. In...Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Hanwha Techwin America Cameras Earn Genetec Stratocast VSaaS Cloud Integration and Certification

October 31, 2016

End Users Benefit from Increased Security, Lower Total Cost of Ownership and Greater ROI Ridgefield Park, NJ (October 26, 2016) Hanwha Techwin America today announced that several of its WiseNet III and Wisenet Lite Series cameras have been certified on the Stratocast Cloud Integration for the Genetec Inc. cloud-based video-surveillance-as-a-service (VSaaS) solution. Building on the two...Read More

Vision Systems

Kick System Imaging Technology enabled with multiple image display.

October 31, 2016

Compatibile with VIPER® and the EXPEDIUM® Spine System of implants, Kick System with FluoroExpress Software Module enables real-time intraoperative viewing of instrumentation and implants relative to patient anatomy to permit proper pedicle screw placement. Portable between operating rooms, user needs to connect infrared camera to computer and monitor in order to support surgical workflow. Unit can also be integrated with existing X-ray equipment. Read More

Vision Systems

SearchLight App features accessibility without internet connection.

October 28, 2016

Suitable for Fluorescence Microscopists and Optical System Designers, SearchLight App for iPhone & iPad is an online spectral plotting and analysis tool that can evaluate the spectral performance of fluorophores, filter sets, and light sources. Featuring an intuitive user interface, app helps user manipulate spectral component specifications and plot spectral results. System calculator helps quantify metrics including signal, SNR, and bleed through. Read More

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