Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

LASER SENTINEL SLS-B5 Area Scanner is UL certified.

Dec 16, 2017

LASER SENTINEL SLS-B5 Area Scanner is suitable for robot cells, machine protection and machine opening protection applications. Unit offers signal filtering and comes with dust, dirt or light interferences. Product allows user to measure distance of the objects and the data which is sent by Ethernet port will be used by the vehicle control system for direct navigation. SLS-B5 is embedded with... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

Scan Arm supports forensic anthropology applications.

Aug 10, 2016

Coupling FusionM ScanArm with 3D Systems' Geomagic® software and 3D printing solutions, FARO® Forensic ScanArm utilizes blue laser technology to perform non-contact scanning of forensic artifacts, which are often fragile. Users can piece together forensic evidence into digital record for purpose of victim identification, and ultimately in solving and prosecuting crimes. For forensic... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Creaform's New Quality Control Lineup Wins Renowned Red Dot: Best of the Best!

Jul 05, 2016

The HandyPROBE Next, MetraSCAN 3D and C-Track win the top category, Red Dot: Best of the Best – Product Design 2016 for their quality and breakthrough designs Lévis, Québec – Creaform, worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and engineering services, today announced that it has won the prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016. For over 60 years, Red Dot has been one of... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Optical Scanner accelerates detailed 3D data acquisition.

Jun 09, 2016

Combining Hi-Res digital imaging with blue light LED illumination, BLAZE 600M provides actionable data for measurement, inspection, product development, line tuning, and reverse engineering without requiring surface treatment of metallic, plastic, or composite parts. This flexible, manually operated, non-contact, multifunctional scanner is not sensitive to industrial and ambient light sources... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMM Systems offer end-to-end inspection solutions.

May 02, 2016

Integrating with MetraSCAN 3D optical CMM scanner and HandyPROBE Next arm-free portable CMM, VXinspect dimensional inspection software is intended for manufacturing companies that conduct first article inspection and complete quality control on production line or shop floor. Multi-function buttons on CMM systems enable users to directly interact with software right from devices. With single-click... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

3D Laser Scanner targets shop floor applications.

Apr 28, 2016

Efficient on black, multicolored, and shiny surfaces, MetraSCAN 3D helps manufacturers address potential quality control issues at any stage of production cycle, regardless of part complexity and material. System provides 480,000 measurements/second and volumetric accuracy of 0.0025 in. Thanks to TRUaccuracy, MetraSCAN 3D’s optical-based data acquisition process delivers measurement accuracy... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Color Flatbed Scanner offers backlight option.

Dec 09, 2015

Designed for formats up to 25 x 18.5 in., WideTEK 25 uses stitching process to deliver max resolution of 1,200 dpi and can scan A2-sized document in 3 seconds at 300 dpi. CCD system is housed in hermetically sealed camera box, ensuring dust-free operation. Integrated in scanner lid, backlight option can be used for digitizing film footage, X-rays, and other transparent material. Option lets... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

Rockwell Automation and FANUC Work Together to Optimize Manufacturing Production

Nov 20, 2015

Industrial IoT drives need for integrated solutions throughout The Connected Enterprise CHICAGO — As manufacturing companies aspire to drive tangible value from the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), they look to streamline and integrate processes as one of the most efficient steps to achieve an IoT-ready production and supply network. Rockwell Automation and FANUC are collaborating on... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld 3D Laser Scanner delivers 1 mm accuracy at 1 m range.

Sep 22, 2015

Through intuitive data acquisition, FARO Freestyle(3D) X transforms how Law Enforcement, Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industries document 3D data. Handheld unit incorporates automatic flash mode, which enables users to scan objects in variety of lighting conditions. Software tools deliver intensely detailed visualization of created 3D point cloud, while integrated best-point... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Stockpile Monitoring System targets mining industry.

May 08, 2015

Using OPAL laser scanners deployed around cluster of stockpiles at mine site, 3DRi™ Stockpile software automatically monitors stockpile levels and reports volumes. Dust-penetrating OPAL scanners are specifically designed for harsh, dusty environments and can be deployed without any special, air-conditioned or heated enclosures. Through 3DRi web interface, users can remotely schedule scanning... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nutfield Tech is Leading the Way When it Comes to Galvanometer Optical Scanning Devices

Apr 28, 2015

Hudson NH — Nutfield Technology (www.nutfieldtech.com) has been designing and innovating galvanometer optical scanning devices for almost 20 years.  With four-week standard lead time, outstanding technical support and high performance products, Nutfield Tech manufactures galvanometer optical scanning devices that provide outstanding value. Nutfield... Read More

Optics & Photonics

RME Geomatics Purchases and Takes Delivery of their First RIEGL VUX-1

Apr 27, 2015

RIEGL USA is proud to announce that RME Geomatics has purchased and taken delivery of their first VUX-1 UAS LiDAR scanner! “At RME Geomatics, we recognize RIEGL as a world leader in LiDAR technology and innovation, especially in the unmanned industry. We chose the VUX-1, based on a combination of range and accuracy abilities for aerial surveys. We evaluated the market need through the pull from... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nutfield Leads the Way in Galvanometer Mirror Scanners Including Two and Three Axis Scan Heads

Mar 25, 2015

Hudson NH — Nutfield Technology has been designing and innovating galvanometer mirror scanners, scan heads and scan control software since 1997. Known for innovative design and manufacture, Nutfield recently expanded into a 20,000 square-foot facility. Their commitment to high quality, affordability and innovation make them an ideal partner, with four-week lead times, and outstanding technical... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

ShapeGrabber Expands USA Sales Network

Jan 12, 2015

20 new partners to sell and support ShapeGrabber 3D scanners in North America OTTAWA, Canada – ShapeGrabber, a subsidiary of Quality Vision International (QVI) that manufactures 3D scanners for industrial applications, today announced the addition of more than 20 new channel partners across the USA. The addition of these partners further extends the reach of ShapeGrabber 3D scanners across the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mini LED Scanner System facilitates design and inspection.

Dec 03, 2014

Using blue LED structured-light scanning technology and choice of 3DS' Geomagic software products, Capture™ Mini brings real objects into CAD packages. Portable system provides accuracy of .0013 in. and can capture nearly 1 million points per scan in .3 seconds. With 88 x 87 mm field of view, system is suited for inspection of small objects that fit in palm, including jewelry, dental... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Photo Scanners deliver precise color and detail.

Nov 06, 2014

Featuring 4800 x 6400 dpi resolution with 4.0 Dmax optical density and Epson's Dual Lens scanning system, Epson® Perfection® V800 Photo and Epson Perfection V850 Pro are suited for film and photo archiving and reproductions. Perfection V850 Pro adds High Pass Optics with anti-reflection optical coatings and high-reflection mirror to optimize image quality and performance. With 8 x 10 in.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Creaform and HGS Automation Form Strategic Reselling Partnership

Mar 26, 2014

HGS Automation to leverage Creaform's 3D inspection solutions for its custom automation solutions Lévis, Québec and Fraser, Michigan Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and 3D engineering services, and HGS Automation, a custom robotic solutions integrator with proven success in plant automation, today announce that they have formed a strategic alliance. Under the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Portable Robotic Laser Scanner provides 3D analysis.

Mar 10, 2014

Offering fully automated scanning with 3D analysis, RoboScanner accurately measures components in production environment. Product uses high-resolution digital blue-light scanning system and can capture over 500,000 points in less than 0.2 sec. Multiple scans are automatically registered and resulting file is compared to nominal CAD model to receive instant go/no-go decision. RoboScanner provides... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics

Wireless Barcode Readers integrate Bluetooth connectivity.

Dec 05, 2013

Portable handheld imagers HS-51 and HS-51X, which employ 1.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor and dual field optics, perform up to 50,000 reads from 1,300 mA Li-ion battery and offer 32 MB of non-volatile memory. While HS-51 decodes 1D/2D symbols in applications such as high-contrast, black and white labels, HS-51X adds X-Mode decode algorithms and bright field lighting for reading difficult, low-contrast... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services, Software

NVision Helps "Shark Tank" Winner Expand Product Line

Sep 13, 2013

Coppell, TX – NVision, Inc. is helping ReadeREST, a recent winner on the ABC TV show "Shark Tank", expand its line of magnetic reading glass clips by quickly and efficiently modeling common objects so they can be used as the basis for creating decorative new clip designs. NVision's Engineering Service Division is laser-scanning objects selected by ReadeREST, creating computer aided design (CAD)... Read More