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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Vision Systems

Aperture Card Scanners are offered in 2 models.

April 17, 2009

Model AC30 is targeted for users with medium scanning volume. Gentle card transport and integrated grayscale imaging enable trouble-free scanning at rates to 300 cards/hr. Able to handle rates up to 600 cards/hr, Model AC50 employs CCD camera, integrated grayscale imaging, and provides ability to import into existing data management system. Both store Hollerith files for further processing and feature LED light source that ensures optimal processing even of thermal cards. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor inspects for defects at any rotation of part.

June 5, 2008

Providing pass/fail output, Inspector Vision Sensor verifies completeness and quality of product regardless of angle/orientation as it comes down line. Unit features 384 x 384 resolution, IP 67 metal housing, and integrated dome light that delivers high quality images even on glossy and reflective surfaces. Applications include verifying label position, date code presence and cap inspection in packaging, as well as bowl feeder inspection and verification of part assembly. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Baumer Ltd. Introduces VeriSens® Family of Smart Vision Sensors

April 4, 2008

Sensors Simplify Basic Inspections for Part Completeness, Presence, Location and Positioning<4444>Southington, Conn. - February 20, 2008.... Baumer Ltd. has introduced its VeriSens® family of smart vision sensors, including entry level to advanced products that meet the needs of any parts inspection application. Designed to be extremely user-friendly, VeriSens® smart vision sensors are ideal... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor inspects small features over wide area.

March 3, 2008

Able to detect and inspect up to 1,500 parts/min, Checker® 232 uses multi-image analysis to determine if part is present without external trigger. This capability also enables Checker to track parts in varying positions along production line, overcoming imprecise part positioning and delivering consistent, precisely timed pass/fall results. Offering IP67 protection, sensor is suited for inspection of clips and springs on large automotive assemblies. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensors suit complex error proofing applications.

February 29, 2008

VOS300 Series Vision Sensors combine camera, illumination, digital outputs, process data, and 5 evaluation methods into single, rugged housing. Model VOS301 can check single feature of target object, while Model VOS310 can check up to 5 features. Single discrete output indicates general pass/fail status, sensing range is 100 mm with internal illumination and 500 mm with external illumination, and resolution is 640 x 480. Field of view at 500 mm is 135 x 100 mm. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Two-Piece Vision Sensor works with 1.3 megapixel cameras.

July 27, 2007

PresencePLUS® Pro-PROII provides toolset for advanced operations using PresencePLUS Pro vision cameras. Along with suite of gray scale tools, DIN-mount controller includes Color Match tool for detecting infinite number of variations. Camera types include 1,280 x 1,024 gray scale cameras up to 1.3 megapixels or 752 x 480 color cameras. Multiple inspection routines can be stored and accessed without PC, and connectivity is provided via Ethernet, serial, and flexible discrete I/O. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor targets driver awareness systems.

April 27, 2007

Utilizing SMaL's Autobrite® technology, automotive-grade CMOS sensor, Model IM103, features 120 db dynamic range and produces clear video in both visible and near-IR wavelengths. This allows automotive camera systems to see in dramatically changing lighting conditions of day and night driving. Sensor is intended for lane departure warning systems, active and stop-and-go cruise control, intelligent park assist, blind spot detection, and traffic sign recognition. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Color Vision Sensor comes with vision tools suite.

February 22, 2007

Model DVT® 535C handles range of applications with compete set of color tools for sorting, color matching, and defect detection. It operates with Intellect(TM) v1.4 software, which facilitates setup, integration, and maintenance and is backwards-compatible with FrameWork. Flexible Flaw Detection tool reduces inspection errors when part appearance is not consistent due to registration errors, lens and perspective distortions, and nominal part-to-part variations. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensors include suite of vision tools.

July 10, 2006

Models DVT® 515 and 535 operate with Intellect(TM) software, which facilitates setup, integration, and maintenance. Users can combine vision tools to inspect, measure, count, find features, and compare patterns in order to automate inspection and ensure quality in various applications. Both units have built-in Ethernet for connecting to factory networks and software, facilitating communications setup with other vision systems, PLCs, SCADA systems, PCs, and databases. Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Banner Vision Sensors Read Dot-Peen Bar Codes

May 2, 2006

bannerengineering.com-April 21, 2006-Banner Engineering announces that two of its vision sensors-the PresencePLUS® P4 OMNI with bar code and P4 BCR-now read dot-peen bar codes. Made by creating a permanent indent, or dot, in the surface of any malleable material, dot-peen bar codes are frequently used in the automotive and aerospace industries and for government UID applications. <4444>"With a... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensors incorporate multiple analysis tools.

April 19, 2006

PresencePLUS® P4 OMNI and P4 OMNI 1.3 vision sensors combine vision inspection and analysis tools including GEO, gray scale, blob, edge, object, and optional bar code reader into single, self-contained housing. P4 OMNI offers 640 x 480 pixel resolution, while P4 OMNI 1.3 features 1,280 x 1,024 resolution for extra detail. Both versions measure 66.8 mm wide, operate on 10-30 Vdc, and are available with in-line and right-angle lens positions. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor features remote-head camera.

February 28, 2006

Suited for applications where mounting space is limited, In-Sight® 5400R has separate camera and processor that can be mounted up to 15 m apart and connected by cable. Weighing 2.5 oz, camera meets IEC specifications for shock and vibration, and achieves IP67 rating to withstand dust and wash down. It includes library of vision software for automatic identification, gauging, inspection, and alignment, as well as built-in Ethernet communications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor is suited for harsh environments.

January 10, 2006

Featuring aluminum, IP67-rated construction, LightPix AE20 integrated lighting, CCD color camera, and CPU vision sensor is suited for vision inspection and is programmed using AETOOL software. It offers 6 interchangeable inspection packages, which include color judgement, color area, color pattern matching, measurement, edge detection, and peak detection. In addition to PLC and HMI connectivity, sensor features optical red LED light for height adjustment. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor processes 300 images/sec.

November 7, 2005

With dimensions of 30 x 35 x 36 mm, miniature Model BS30 unites camera, optics, illumination, and analysis module in one housing with IP67 protection. Four operating modes include checking for presence of objects, surface supervision, pixel comparison, and shape analysis. Since sensor is capable of recognizing objects down to 0.6 mm, small deviations can be detected at high conveyor speeds. Unit offers working distance of 100-200 mm with resolution of 126 x 98. Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Bar Code Reader scans 1D and 2D bar codes.

October 10, 2005

Available with in-line or right-angle lens, self-contained PresencePLUS® P4 BCR Vision Sensor reads Data Matrix ECC200 and PDF 417, as well as linear codes such as Code 39, Code 128, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, and EAN-13. Remote TEACH allows sensor to learn features to inspect for, without connecting to PC or shutting down production line. Operating on 10-30 Vdc, system interfaces to machinery or factory networks via 10/100 Ethernet connection or RS-232 serial I/O. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Stainless Steel Vision Sensor has IP68/NEMA 6P rating.

September 29, 2005

Industrial-grade In-Sight® 5400S meets IEC specifications for shock and vibration and is able to withstand chemical washdown and submersion without accessory enclosure. Product includes library of vision software, built-in Ethernet communications, and In-Sight Explorer software. It can be used to sort objects; detect fill levels; inspect caps and safety seals; verify text and codes; as well as count and verify products in cartons. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor offers 2 megapixel resolution.

April 21, 2005

Model In-Sight® 5403 captures full-frame 1,600 x 1,200 images at up to 15 frames/sec for detailed inspection of fast moving objects. Self-contained, industrial-grade vision sensor meets IEC specifications for shock and vibration and has IP 67 rating for dust and wash-down protection. With built-in Ethernet communications and In-Sight Explorer software, applications include precision gauging, alignment, and fine-defect inspection on very small parts. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor delivers 1.3 million pixel resolution.

March 21, 2005

Compact, self-contained, PresencePLUS® P4 GEO 1.3 vision sensor is offered with in-line and right-angle lens positions. Remote TEACH allows sensor to learn features to inspect for, and live video image output allows real-time viewing of inspection images without PC. Three bi-color LED indicators show unit status during setup and operation, and network interface is through built-in 10/100 Ethernet connection, RS-232, or 4 discrete input/outputs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vision Sensor is suited for error-proofing and inspection.

January 26, 2005

Able to sense and evaluate 10,000+ objects/min, PresencePLUS® P4 EDGE interfaces to machines and factory networks via built-in 10/100 Ethernet connection, RS-232, or discrete I/O. Compact, self-contained unit is available in right-angle and in-line versions, defined by location of lens on end or side of sensor housing. Product comes equipped with real-time, remote TEACH feature; live video image output; and 3 bi-color LED status indicators. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Smart Vision Sensor offers speeds of 4, 6, or 12 ms.

January 19, 2005

Offering sensing view of 5-50 mm, 2D Model ZFV features intelligent lighting and ability to adjust focus. Images are transmitted digitally from sensor head to amplifier and between amplifiers for clear images. Operations are selected on amplifier's LCD monitor using icons, and one-touch tracking simplifies set-up. LCD monitor displays real-time inspection images and can be panel mounted to eliminate separate monitoring equipment. Read More