Press Release Summary:
Featuring 1 million pixel digital camera, F500 stores up to 200 images in compact flash that can then be transmitted in batches to permanent storage. Its 2 separate processors, one for judgment and one for communication, allow system to transmit images and be accessed from remote sites without slowing down operating inspection rates. With support for operation in IT networks, unit is suited for various inspection applications.
Original Press Release:
New Omron F500 Vision Sensor Offers Unmatched Inspection Speed, Precision and Storage Capacity
SCHAUMBURG, IL (January 10, 2005)-The new Omron F500 vision sensor is the most precise of Omron's line of vision sensors, featuring a 1 million pixel digital camera. The vision sensor also stores up to 200 images in compact flash that can then be transmitted in batches to permanent storage. Two separate processors, one for judgment and one for communication, allow the system to transmit images and be accessed from remote sites without slowing its operating inspection rates.
The F500 supports operations in IT networks, enabling ready access to data and images. Measurement images are stored for future use in checking measurement accuracy for quality control, for ongoing analysis of operations and for attachment to reports.
The F500 is ideal for meeting critical inspection needs in packaging and electronics product lines where precise appearance, positioning, and measurement data is important.
The Omron F500 vision sensor is currently available from stock starting November 2004, and is priced at $15,000.
For further information, contact: Omron Electronics LLC, 1 Commerce Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60173. Tel.: 1-866-88-OMRON. Fax: 847-843-8081. Internet: packaging.omron.com.
Omron Electronics LLC is a leading manufacturer and provider of industrial automation products and solutions. Offering complete automation connectivity, extensive product groups include machine vision systems, programmable controllers, sensors, operator interfaces, timers, counters, servo motors and drives, and software. Omron also provides data collection, inspection systems, motion systems and automation systems services and products. Omron Electronics LLC is the Americas subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $5 billion global leading supplier of reliable, advanced electronics and control system components and services.