Vision Sensor offers 1.3 megapixel resolution.
Performing up to 1,200 inspections/min, P4 EDGE 1.3 uses 1,280 x 1,024 pixel imager to capture minute details of multiple features at ranges from a few inches to several feet. Self-contained system is available with in-line and right-angle lens positions, and mounting brackets facilitate attachment to machines or conveyors. Operating on 10-30 Vdc, sensor is available with various lighting and...Read More »
Color Sensor lets machines see color intensity.
Housed in M30 threaded enclosure, ColorMax-10 features detection range of 30-100 mm and 5 kHz sample speed. High-intensity white LED projects modulated light on target, and sensor analyzes reflected light for constituent RGB values and intensities. Unit has 15 hexadecimal color channels that are stored in non-volatile memory and compared against reading of target color. Operators and PLCs can...Read More »
Spectrophotometer delivers UV-VIS-NIR functionality.
Equipped with photomultiplier tube for UV-Vis region and InGaAs and PbS detectors for NIR region, UV-3600 operates over measurement range of 185-3300 nm and produces less than 0.00003 Abs noise at 1,500 nm. Double monochromator ensures stray light level of 0.00005% or less at 340 nm, and Absolute Specular Reflectance attachments ensure accuracy of absolute reflectance measurements. Also included,...Read More »
Photo Sensor emulates human eye in detecting ambient light.
Analog-output Model APDS-9002 is supplied in miniature ChipLED lead-free surface-mount package measuring 2.00 x 1.25 x 0.80 mm. Sensor detects ambient light level and provides linear proportional output that adjusts backlighting of display screen or keypad. Unit operates over 2.4-5.5 V supply voltage range and -40 to +85-Read More »
Advantages of Using Robotics in Manufacturing to Attract and Retain Skilled Workers
This white paper provides an overview into the advantages of using robotics in manufacturing to attract and retain skilled workers.Read More »
Helmet Tracker provides distortion-free, 360
Hy-BIRD(TM) combines optical and inertial data streams for uninterrupted, all-attitude tracking. Optical technology provides 6 degrees-of-freedom tracking of its detector's location 240 times/sec with accuracy better than 1-Read More »
Optical Proximity Sensor detects objects up to 24 in. away.
Suited for industrial, medical, and commercial applications, OPB720 Series reflective switch enables non-contact proximity sensing with preset detection distance from 0.04-24 in. Comprised of IR LED and photodetector in 1.1 x 0.68 x 0.33 in. plastic housing, unit can switch from high level with no reflection target to low level with reflection. Objects as small as 0.08 in. can be recognized at...Read More »
Optical Flange Detector enhances spooling accuracy.
Optical Flange Sensing System enhances winding accuracy when used with Uhing traverse winding drives. Two versions are available: one relies on reflective properties of spool flanges, and one uses light curtain concept that does not require reflected light. Both systems employ opto-sensors to detect spool flanges and signal pneumatic or electronic switch to flip spring-actuated reversal lever on...Read More »
Optical Sensor provides surveillance capabilities.
Lightweight, Image-Enhanced, Zoom-able Reconnaissance Device (LIZRD) flies in conjunction with hyper-spectral sensors, which offer high-resolution view of aerial scene. It utilizes fiber optic gyro and GPS for attitude and position information, as well as line scanning camera for imagery data collection. Unit performs motion correction to compensate for aircraft attitude variation, stamping...Read More »
Charge Coupled Devices detect extremely low light levels.
Series S9736 FFT-CCDs utilize MPP mode of operation to achieve dark current of 10 e-/pixel/s at 0-Read More »
Sensor offers security and system navigation capabilities.
Suited for mobile, handheld applications, FingerChip-® sensor combines fingerprint authentication and navigation capabilities on 1.8-3.3 V I/O range. It uses sweep method of fingerprint image capture and lets user implement any security or file encryption application to command all preferred services. Authentication mechanism runs on handset or SIM card, and touchpad provides navigation...Read More »
Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.Read More »