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Baumer optical sensors are simple and flexible to implement

Through the integration of the communication interface IO-Link for the sensor principles diffuse mode sensor with background suppression and SmartReflect (the light barrier without a reflector), the optical…

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VRmagic’s new frame grabbers for both end users and developers

VRmagic’s  AVC-2 is a range of high-performance frame gabbers that can be used in many different ways for the implementation of machine vision applications. The converted digital signals…

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Hermetically sealed dimensional gaging probes perform in harsh environments

Electronic gaging probes are commonly used in the dimensional gaging of manufactured parts, serving as an important component of a quality assurance system. Typically, gaging probes are cylinders…

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Motion Used by Energy Harvester

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, Christian Pennisi from Jennova explains the company’s electrodynamic technology energy harvester and shows a few examples in moving products, such…

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New IDS Imaging stereo 3D cameras are rugged and prepared for rough environmental conditions

IDS presents the Ensenso N30 and N35, two new stereo 3D camera models that have been designed especially for use in rough environment conditions, providing high frame rates…

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IC Senses Power and has Configurable Outputs

  At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, John Austin, senior product marketing manager with from the Analog and Interface Products Division of Microchip Technology explains the…

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Teledyne DALSA’s Linea 16k camera offers high resolution and user-friendliness

Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company in machine vision, recently released its high resolution 16k line scan camera, the latest addition to its Linea series of low-cost, high-value cameras….

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Image Sensors Conference Comes to the Americas

Initiated in 2014, this year’s Image Sensors Americas will take place from November 17-19, 2015 at the Claremont Hotel Club & Spa in Berkeley, CA. The conferences, part…

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Pressure Sensor Measures Water Level

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, Michael Daily from Merit Sensor Systems explains how a TR Series pressure sensor can be used to measure water level…

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High resolution USB 3.0 Grasshopper camera from Point Grey

Point Grey announces the addition of a new 12 MP CCD model to its Grasshopper3 USB3 Vision camera line. The Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-120S6 models are based on color and…

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Accelerometer Demo Indicates Motion

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, Peter Hauck from Freescale Semiconductor demonstrates the capabilities of a cube with an integrated microcontroller and a 3-axis accelerometer, and…

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XHB series basic millivolt pressure sensors

All Sensors Corporation of Morgan Hill, California has announced a new line of millivolt pressure sensors ranging from 1 to 70 PSI. The XHB Series Pressure Sensors provide…

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Bulk Acoustic Wave Gyroscope Technology Advances

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, Edgar Masri, CEO and president of Qualtré explains how his company’s bulk acoustic wave (BAW) technology for industrial gyroscopes has…

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Hardware and software packages from Zeiss for powerful imaging

ZEISS Atlas 5 is a hardware and software package that extends the capacity of ZEISS scanning electron microscopes (SEM) and focused ion beam SEMs (FIB-SEM). ZEISS Atlas 5…

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Flexible positioning in small devices by VRmagic

The VRmTS-20 is an external sensor module by VRmagic for the D3 intelligent camera platform. With its compact dimensions of 26 x 26 mm and the flexible cable…

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New Capacitive Displacement Sensor Packs High Precision into Tiny Spaces

The new CPL350 is a small, precision capacitive displacement sensor from Lion Precision. The single-channel sensor brings top-shelf performance into tiny spaces at more affordable prices. Ideal for…

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New Teledyne cameras offer higher accuracies, and can detect minute defects

Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company in machine vision components and solutions, announces its next generation BOA2 Smart Cameras featuring higher resolution imaging, dual-core processing and embedded iNspect…

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New Teledyne vision software boosts camera performance and adds functions

Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and global leader in machine vision, announces the release of Sapera LT (ver. 8.0) a field-proven image acquisition and control Software Development Kit…

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Cognex introduces 3D and multi-camera vision system

Cognex Corporation has a complete machine-vision solution that makes developing, deploying and maintaining 3D and multi-camera 2D applications easier than ever. Together, the easy-to-use Cognex Designer software, powerful VC5…

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Liquid lenses from Edmund Optics for seamless focus adjustment

Edmund Optics introduces its new Dynamic Focus VZM Lenses. These lenses use an internal liquid lens to seamlessly adjust focus over a 7X range, from 0.65X to 4.6X….

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Cloud-based Applications Support for Weight Scale and Toxic Gas Sensor Designs

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, George Clernon, tools engineering manager for Core Markets at Analog Devices, explains the company’s cloud-based reference design demos for weigh…

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Focusing lenses for manual laser welding systems

Manual laser welding systems are also being used worldwide in times of automation due to their fast readiness for action and their easy handling. For this purpose, Sill…

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Development Kit for Stretchable Sensor

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, Art Muir, business development manager for the Artificial Muscle Business Unit of Parker Hannifin Corporation demonstrates the capabilities of the…

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IDS’s new USB industrial camera with autofocus

IDS presents its first UVC industrial camera with autofocus and 13 megapixel resolution: the UV-3013XC. The primary advantage of this camera is its platform-independent operation within Windows, Linux,…

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Analog Front End Simplifies Ultrasonic Sensing

At Sensors Expo 2015 in Long Beach, CA, an application expert from Texas Instruments demonstrates ultrasonic sensing and time of flight technology using the company’s TDC1000 ultrasonic analog…

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