Press Release Summary:
Suited for mounting on robot heads and linear slides/cylinders, CD33 features sub-pixel processing for micron-accurate detection of all materials from white ceramic to black rubber. Self-contained unit provides variety of control outputs including digital and analog, as well as Serial communication for direct connection to PC and PLCs. With Â±0.1% F.S. linearity, sensor is suited for real-time production monitoring of coating, extrusion, laminating and component assembly machines.
Original Press Release:
Ultra-Compact and Lightweight CMOS Displacement Laser Ideal for Industrial Robots
Weighing only 65 grams the newly released Optex FA CD33 series displacement laser sensor features sub-pixel processing for micron-accurate detection of all materials from white ceramic to black rubber. The CD33 is ideal for mounting on robot heads and linear slides/cylinders where light weight and compact sensors are required.
The self-contained and ultra-compact sensor provides a variety of control outputs that include both digital and analog. Serial communication is also available for simple direct connection to PC and PLC's.
The CD33 features ± 0.1% F.S. linearity making it the ideal choice for applications that require real-time production monitoring of coating, extrusion, laminating and component assembly machines
Intuitive set-up is provided with two large buttons for function select and set point setting minimizing set-up time for simple go/no-go detection of thickness and distance of all materials in error-proofing applications
Typical Industries include: rubber, automotive, lumber, steel, robotics, semi-conductor, and tire inspection. Optex FA is a world leader in the design, manufacture and application of high quality factory and process automation sensors.
Mike Reelitz - Technical Contact
Optex FA - US Sales Division of Ramco Innovations
1207 Maple Street
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265
Phone (515) 225-6933, Fax (515) 225-0063