Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics

NSOM Microscope interfaces easily to detectors.

Apr 15, 2002

Aurora-3(TM) Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscope has open architecture for easy interfacing with detectors and spectrometers. It combines optical characterization with scanning probe microscopy (SPM) technology to overcome diffraction limit problems. Split light path allows user to simultaneously view both transmission and reflection of probe tip and sample. Real-time linearized scanner... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Telecentric Lenses correct for perspective error.

Apr 12, 2002

MVO (Machine Vision Optics) Telecentric Lenses for industrial machine vision applications are available in 4 magnifications from 0.13X to 1X. Working Distances range from 150 to 200 mm to 115 to 140 mm, and field of view ranges from 49.2 to 6.4 mm. They can be used with CCD sizes to 2/3 in., and provide less than 0.1 telecentricity. All lenses have front filter thread for addition of color... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Fiberoptic Sensor Amplifier has dual digital display.

Apr 12, 2002

FS-V20 offers 50 micro second response time, detecting up to 10,000 targets per second. Four-element LED light source provides detection distances up to 1800 mm, plus stable operation in harsh environments. Six user selectable light power modes, viewable on display, offer 6 levels of detection distances. High resolution mode digitizes received light to 16 bits or 65,520 levels. FS-V20 supports... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Optical Switch Cards automate test applications.

Apr 11, 2002

Model 7090 1x16 optical switches route single signal to 16 DUTs or 16 instruments. They switch optical signals in 1290 to 1650 nm range and use single mode fibers with FC/SPC and FC/APC connectors. All Model 7090 cards are compatible with company's GPIB-programmable Model 7001 and 7002 switch mainframes. Switches can be used in combination with Model 7090 1 x 4 and 1 x 8 optical versions, plus DC... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Measuring Microscope works in three axes.

Apr 10, 2002

STM6-LM has stable stand and measuring stages, rigid frame, auto focus units, embedded glass scales and counter that reads out in 0.1 and 0.5 microns. User can select from three types of reflected light illuminators: brightfield, darkfield, or Nomarski differential interference contrast (DIC). External data communication is via RS232C serial interface, allowing connectivity to commercially... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Encoders suit tight package constraint applications.

Apr 09, 2002

MOD 700 Series incremental rotary encoders are comprised of LED and OptoASIC in 17.7 x 9.6 x 8.89 mm package. They offer resolutions as high as 2,540 ppr. OptoASIC provides +/- 0.010 in. tolerance for axial movement, 40 mA power consumption, and operating temperature of 0 to 85 deg C. Stainless steel code disk features range of standard optical radii, from .375 to .860 in., and can accommodate... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

IR Cameras locate electrical and mechanical problems.

Apr 08, 2002

Handheld ThermaCAM E-Series offers crisp thermal imaging, precision temperature measurement and in-field JPEG image storage. Cameras include uncooled microbolometer IR detector that produces images which can be viewed on integral 2.5 in. LCD. TV rate (60Hz) imaging allows users to quickly scan moving targets and record subtle temperature changes in real-time. Laser LocatIR(TM) helps users... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Security Cameras suit indoor or outdoor applications.

Apr 08, 2002

SSC-M183 and SSC-M383 are monochrome video cameras and SSC-DC193 and SSC-DC393 are color video cameras. SSC-M183 and SSC-DC193 incorporate Super HAD(TM) CCD technology, providing clear image even in low light conditions. SSC-M383 and SSC-DC393 utilize 1/3 IT CCD with EXwave HAD technology. All cameras utilize Turbo AGC (up to 24dB), allowing them to clearly distinguish subjects in low light... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Alignment Kit measures machinery.

Apr 08, 2002

Microgage provides precise measurements of machinery straightness, surface flatness, rail and slide parallelism, and squareness of equipment. It consists of compact laser transmitter and digital receiver that captures laser reference beam and provides digital readout of laser's position. Placing laser on moving slide or table allows digital receiver to measure worn areas, locations where binding... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Encoder provides 3 channel signal output.

Apr 03, 2002

Self-contained RS15 incremental encoder has 1.62 in diameter housing with body axial length of 1.25 in. Resolutions range from 16 lines up to 1250 lines per revolution, and maximum achievable slew speed is 6000 rpm. Unit supplied with 8-lead cable and integral strain relief for mounting. Face mount with 1.00 in. bolt circle and four 4-40 holes or C-Flange mounting adapter is available with... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services

Laser Target works with rotating alignment systems.

Apr 02, 2002

Indoor scan target, with self-contained numeric readout, is compatible with any manufacturer's continuously sweeping laser alignment system. Model A-1531 has max resolution of 0.010 in. Model A-1532 has max resolution of 0.005 in. Radial range, governed by rotation speed and spot size, is 100 ft. max. Target displays readings relative to target center, relative to zero, or relative to base of... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Linear Encoder works with fiber optic splicing machines.

Apr 01, 2002

RGH25F non-contact linear encoder with cut-to-length scale and low-mass readhead provides resolutions from 5 microns to 10 nm for accurate fiber positioning. It works at speeds to 300 mm/sec to keep up with quick-moving, multi-axis fiber optic splicing, joining, and bonding devices. Its self-adhesive gold-plated steel tape scale is easy to install. Filter optics provide immunity to dust,... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Diode Laser delivers high power.

Mar 30, 2002

LightStone(TM) is suited for direct-diode materials processing and as high-power pump source for diode-pumped lasers. It provides 60 W continuous-wave (CW) in 780 to 820 nm wavelength range. Typical operating current and voltage is 70 A at less than 2 V. Beam divergence is less than 40 deg by 10 deg, FWHM. With thermal factor of less than 0.35 deg C/W, unit provides 50% power conversion... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Compact Camera has USB output.

Mar 30, 2002

IC-600 Mini Camera offers magnification ranging from room view to 230x without changing lenses. It includes independently controlled dual-LED ring lights and easy-to-read magnification scale. USB output allows camera to directly interface with most computers, including laptops, without purchasing additional hardware. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics

Low-Shrink Adhesives provide doublet and lens bonding.

Mar 27, 2002

High-clarity, UV/visible light-curing adhesives offer viscosities from 300 to 25,000 cP and elongation from 120 to 175%. Fiber-optic adhesives include OP-52 medium-viscosity grade and OP-54 low-viscosity, wicking grade for butt bonding, bundling, and splitting. OP-18 may be peeled off like tape, and OP-19 and OP-19G are water soluble grades. Adhesives cure in seconds and offer moisture... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Software, Vision Systems

Inspection Software views thermal profiles of molds.

Mar 27, 2002

Mold Inspector Software combined with Stringer Thermal Imaging Camera, provides real-time images of hot molds at speeds up to 60 frames/second. Data can be stored for playback at different speeds, used for online process control, or exported into database for quality control. Min, Max, and Avg temperature data can be displayed numerically for each Area Of Interest (AOI). Software is useful for... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Lasers suit micromachining applications.

Mar 20, 2002

HIPPO (High Intensity Peak Power Oscillator) industrial, diode-pumped, solid-state laser delivers short pulse length, less than 15 nsec at 40 Hz, high output power, greater than 17 W at 1064 nm, and beam quality rated at M2 less than 1.2. Lasers are available with output at 1064 nm, frequency doubled to 532 nm (greater than 11 W), and frequency tripled to 355 nm (greater than 4.5 W). ProLite(TM)... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receiver provides high sensitivity.

Mar 20, 2002

Model R402APD APD + TIA optical receiver, for 10 Gpbs applications, provides sensitivity of -26 dBm typical and is capable of driving variety of circuits, such as clock recovery, AGC or integrated time division demultiplexers. Module can be used in 80 channel/160 channel DWDM long haul systems, SONET/SDH systems, and telecom metro/short or medium reach systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Optical Receivers suit OC-192/STM-64 applications.

Mar 20, 2002

R601APD and R602APD are APD versions of single-ended digital 2-R and differential 2-R optical receivers. They are suitable for 10G applications such as datacom, DWDM systems, SONET/SDH systems, and telecom short/intermediate/long haul systems. Both modules have sensitivity of -22 dBm typical at 9.9 Gb. R601APD has single-ended type K connector, and R602APD has dual, push-on GPPS/SSMP connectors. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Depth-Measuring Microscope has color viewing system.

Mar 19, 2002

Portable Model ZDM combines Model ZDM-1 depth measuring microscope with Model TMCVS color LCD monitor, 1/3 chip camera and video adapter. System directly connects to video recorder, computer, color printer or terminal for permanent record keeping. Applications include depth measurements of lead wire bondings, solder lead heights, cracks, engraving depths of plastic molds, depth grooves of... Read More