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Microscan Systems, Inc.

700 S.W. 39th St., STE 100, Renton, WA, 98057, USA

  • 800-762-1149

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Microscan Systems, Inc.

Vision Systems

Machine Vision Products combine usability, robust feature set.

Jun 03, 2011

Vision HAWK and Vision MINI smart cameras come with AutoVISION(TM) machine vision software interface, which provides complete vision tool set while facilitating use. Designed for embedded identification and inspection applications, Vision MINI fully integrates lighting and autofocus lens into 1.80 x 2.10 x 1.00 in. package. Vision HAWK, suitable for diverse inspection applications, integrates... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Autofocus Imager reads direct part marks.

Oct 28, 2010

Equipped with integrated lighting and autofocus, 3 megapixel MINI Hawk is specifically designed for reading small 2D direct part marks widely used in medical device and electronics manufacturing industries. Unit can consistently read symbols that are damaged, distorted, or otherwise challenging due to direct part marking. By integrating X-Mode decoding technology, MINI Hawk can solve any 1D or 2D... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Package Label Inspection System verifies content.

Oct 20, 2010

Combining IP67-rated VS-1 Smart Camera and Visionscape® I-PAK® Software with NERLITE® lighting, optics, and accessories, VS-1 Track and Trace uses machine vision tools to read barcodes, perform OCR and OCV, and inspect labels for misalignment and skew. System is suitable for pharmaceutical product packagers that are required by FDA to check content and legibility of date and lot codes... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

LED Machine Vision Lights accommodate variety of applications.

Aug 03, 2010

Available in multiple sizes and color wavelengths, NERLITE® HI-BRITE Lights utilize 10° spot and 50° flood lenses, enabling use at near and far distances. Units operate in continuous or strobe mode and feature integrated controller that adjusts light intensity from ultra bright to low light. Equipped with M12 connectors, lights have industrial IP67 rating for protection against dust,... Read More

Automatic ID

Barcode Imager utilizes liquid lens technology.

Jul 22, 2010

Designed for multipurpose code reading and identification applications, QX Hawk with autofocus reads 1D and 2D barcodes in any orientation and uses X-Mode decoding technology to read barcodes at distances from 50-500 mm. QX Hawk X-Mode 3.0 firmware provides algorithms for reading direct part marks as well as additional symbologies such as Aztec Code, Micro QR, Pharmacode, and postal codes.... Read More

Software, Vision Systems

Machine Vision Software supports multi-platform use.

May 17, 2010

Suited for machine vision boards, GigE solutions, and smart cameras, Visionscape® v4.1 provides blob analysis, OCR, OCV, barcode, vector, and edge algorithms, plus Intellifind pattern-matching tool. Color matching tool is suited for high-speed applications such as sorting parts, while color segmentation tool enables other tools to be applied in specific color plane. With Visionscape® v4.1,... Read More


Data Collection Software promotes shop floor control.

Jan 25, 2010

Track, Trace and Control Solution features Microscan TTC middleware, which can partner with machine vision or auto ID hardware to address plant-wide information. Specifically, functionality provides work-in-progress visibility through any factory, validate process flow, and provide history of process steps accomplished on product. Real-time data collection, combined with error proofing, also... Read More

Automatic ID

Handheld DPM Imager reads any 2D barcode.

Sep 24, 2009

Compatible with everything from high-contrast linear barcodes to low-contrast or damaged 2D symbols, Mobile Hawk point-and-shoot imager combines MAXlite machine vision illumination with X-Mode DPM (direct part mark) algorithms. Product can be powered by USB from one cable connection, eliminating need for external power supply and promoting connectivity as well as portability. Blue line targeting... Read More

Automatic ID

Barcode Imager is integrated with liquid lens technology.

Sep 22, 2009

Designed to enable infinite focus flexibility, QX Hawk can read any barcode or 2D symbol, including challenging 2D direct part marks (DPM), within seconds of installation. Fixed-mount solution, able to read marks at any distance from 50-500 mm and beyond, incorporates liquid lens autofocus and modular zoom optics. While compact size lends to flexible positioning, dual core ARM/DSP processor and... Read More

Automatic ID

Handheld Barcode Readers offer plug-and-play functionality.

Jul 06, 2009

Ergonomically designed HS-1 decodes linear barcodes in applications such as printed black and white labels and is built to withstand multiple drops in harsh environments. For high-contrast automated data applications from clean rooms to industrial environments, HS-2D can decode linear barcodes as well as 2D symbols with help from its dual LED targeting system. Both models allow barcode output to... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Laser Barcode Scanner suits wide range of industries.

Jun 15, 2009

Combining both Quick Connect and X-Mode technologies, QX-870 delivers network connectivity with most decode algorithms available, including symbol reconstruction. Unit's intelligent sweeping laser can read multiple 1D and stacked 2D barcodes in varying locations, even when small, poorly printed, or damaged. Capable of reading codes at varying heights, distances, and angles, unit has 4 M12... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Inspection System targets pharmaceutical packaging.

Jun 11, 2009

Designed specifically for pharmaceutical lot tracking and validation, I-PAK® SE enables pharmaceutical industry to meet requirements of 21 CFR Part 11 for accurate inspection of labels and products. Turnkey system combines I-PAK® machine vision system based on Visionscape® hardware and software with industrial touch screen PC, packaged inside stainless steel enclosure that is washdown... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Autofocus Imager reads 2D direct part marks.

Jun 03, 2009

Available in high-speed and high-resolution configurations, MINI Hawk Imager can consistently read symbols that are damaged, distorted, or otherwise challenging. EZ button enables unit to automatically adjust focal distance and set internal parameters for optimized symbol reading. Packaged in miniaturized MINI hardware platform, imager fits in tight spaces and can solve any barcode or 2D track,... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Imager uses digital auto-focus to read 1D and 2D codes.

Sep 22, 2005

Miniature mega pixel imager, Quadrus MINI reads both linear bar codes and 2D codes, such as Data Matrix, directly marked on boards and components. For operation, user plugs in unit, points at object of interest, and pushes EZ button. Imager focuses and sets exposure time, gain, and illumination intensity. MINI can be embedded inside pick-and-place robotic equipment or mounted at entrance and exit... Read More

Automatic ID, Vision Systems

Handheld Imager offers UID code reading software.

Nov 10, 2004

Industrial MS-Q Quadrus incorporates Unique Identification (UID) code reading software for Department of Defense and their suppliers, providing UID symbol format verification and ability to build UID from construct No. 1 or 2 format. Able to read directly marked 2D symbols on low contrast substrates such as metal, rubber, and glass, unit employs Bluetooth wireless protocol and has 300 ft... Read More

Automatic ID

Bar Code Reader offers push-button setup.

Jun 03, 2004

By using EZ button on side of Model MS-860, calibration process is initiated to optimize read settings for specific bar code. Button also activates user-definable features such as sweeping raster and auto-framing capability. Auto-framing enables raster to adjust to height and width of bar codes, optimizing scanner performance for reading stacked 2D codes such as RSS/Composite and PDF417. Green... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Scanner has built-in Ethernet connectivity.

Aug 28, 2003

MS-880 offers wireless programming, autofocus, linear and 2-D code reading, and multiple protocol options. Programmable features include 90 in. read range and sweeping raster; any computer on network can control data coming in and out of scanner. Features include universal IP address assignment, configuration through Web browser interface, and auto-sensing 10/100 base-T network interface. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Micro Bar-Code Readers suit embedded applications.

Nov 26, 2002

Series MS-3 consists of laser scanner, CCD scanner, and stand-alone CCD scan engine. Featuring scan rate of 1,000 scans/decodes per second, laser offers scan angle of more than 70° wide. CCD reader provides scan speed up to 270 scans/sec. CCD scan engine offers same performance in industry standard shape of 1.5 x .98 x .64 in. Laser and CCD readers can be mounted on robotic equipment or... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Mounting Arm rotates in almost any direction.

Sep 09, 2002

Scanner Mounting Arm is made of marine-grade powder coated aluminum. It features injection molded rubber ball which firmly mounts scanner to reduce movement or vibrations. Arm comes in 4 in. and 6 in. sizes. Extension joints and base plates are also available. Read More

Automatic ID

Smart Camera simplifies 2D reading.

Mar 26, 2002

Quadrus EZ(TM) can decode linear and 2D symbologies with 2-step calibration. Field of view locator allows user to align reader to symbol without use of video monitors or PC. Once symbol is aligned, user pushes auto button. System automatically calibrates on symbol. Camera is suitable for manufacturers transitioning from bar codes to 2D codes and who need product that can read both code types. It... Read More