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Fastener Depot Uses Keyence System to Deliver High Precision to High-Tech OEMs
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Fastener Depot Uses Keyence System to Deliver High Precision to High-Tech OEMs

 Aerospace manufacturers demand the highest precision - even down to the smallest bolt. Fastener Depot Inc. in Diamond Springs, California, is a privately held distributor of inserts, fasteners, and electronic hardware that specializes in unusual and hard-to-find items for high-tech OEMs in the aerospace and defense sectors. The company fills the needs of this niche market by placing the...

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Static Meters come in handheld and inline models.

Static Meters come in handheld and inline models.

Providing precision measurement of static electricity, temperature, and humidity, SK Series of Electrostatic Sensors allow user to monitor charges on parts or check static eliminator performance while viewing or outputting data as required. Handheld SK-H050 features built-in laser aim, 180-° rotating head, and large LCD. Integrated into existing machine, inline SK-050 displays measurements on...

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Highly Simplified Programming of a Vision System
Test & Measurement

Highly Simplified Programming of a Vision System

Johnson Johnson's Health and Beauty site in Sézanne, France, quickly set up a detection system that reliability problems. The site employs 220 people and manufactures tampons, nursing pads and adhesive bandages. Johnson and Johnson wanted a way to count the number of tampons placed in each box on one of the Sézanne site's packing lines. The tampons are loaded and fed into a hopper that places...

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Industrial Inkjet Printer streamlines maintenance and operation.
Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Industrial Inkjet Printer streamlines maintenance and operation.

Along with usability-optimized interface and intuitive, onboard maintenance functions, MK-U6000 Series provides one-touch, tool-free nozzle replacement; automatic connection with Keyence visions systems for OCR verification; and illustrated instructions for consumable parts replacement. Auto-shower function, promoting printing stability by proactively sustaining print head components,...

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Three-Axis Hybrid Laser Marker combines fiber and YVO4 benefits.
Electronic Components & Devices

Three-Axis Hybrid Laser Marker combines fiber and YVO4 benefits.

Combining- fiber and YVO4 laser oscillation methods, MD-X Series- offers built-in 2D code reader and verifier- for accurate- 2D code marking/checking- without use of- separate device. Verification and grading of- marked 2D Code can be performed via built-in camera, which also enables automatic focusing, and resulting data can be output via I/O or data communication to signify a Good or No...

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Keyence IM Systems Simplify Inspection of Multiple Parts at Leatherman Tools
Test & Measurement

Keyence IM Systems Simplify Inspection of Multiple Parts at Leatherman Tools

Multi-tools are made up of many parts, and Image Dimension Measuring Systems make inspecting them all faster and easier. Multi-tools from Leatherman Tool Group Inc., Portland, Ore., may contain screwdrivers, knives, files, and many more useful tools in a single unit. The tools, some small enough to fit on a keychain, are known and loved around the world by everyone from homeowners taking on a...

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Inspection of Mineral-Insulated Cables from Every Angle.
Optics & Photonics

Inspection of Mineral-Insulated Cables from Every Angle.

Thermocoax meticulously inspects the quality of all its mineral-insulated cables. Keyence's VHX digital microscope is part of a powerful arsenal of instruments the company uses to check every characteristic of these high-tech cables.Thermocoax specializes in the design and manufacturing of mineral-insulated (MI) cables for a wide range of industrial applications such as nuclear energy,...

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Digital Microscope eliminates need for focus adjustment.
Optics & Photonics

Digital Microscope eliminates need for focus adjustment.

Providing Hi-Res, large depth-of-field imaging and integrated 2D/3D measurement, VHX-5000 can capture any area in complete focus- without user adjustment. CMOS camera, imaging at 50 fps, and graphics engine- allow microscope to provide fully-focused images in as little as 1 sec. High Dynamic Range algorithm, which enhances contrast and reduces over/under saturated areas on- target, can be used...

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Multi-Axis Optical Micrometer supports high-speed operation.
Test & Measurement

Multi-Axis Optical Micrometer supports high-speed operation.

With standard sampling rate of 16,000 Hz that virtually eliminates effects of target vibration on measurement value, LS-9000 series is designed to keep up with any production line while maintaining repeatability of 0.03 μm. Vibration isolation system within head protects against damage from vibration and impact, and design has no moving parts. Target monitor and tilt correction function lets...

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Multipurpose Sensor offers consistently stable detection.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Multipurpose Sensor offers consistently stable detection.

Supplied in metal housing with IP65/IP67 enclosure rating, LR-T Series owes its detection capability to Time of Flight (TOF) technology and custom IC. Detection is consistently stable, regardless of target surface type, color, and finish or such environmental factors as ambient light, mist, and excessive dust. While intuitive menus aid navigation through functions and settings, adjustable beam...

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