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Machine Vision Sensor Thermal Imager Industrial Flat Panel


									8   Issue N°11 • November 2007                                      Vision & Imaging

                                                   Machine Vision Sensor                                          Thermal Imager
                                                   largely maintenance-free                                       for industrial maintenance
                                                   The SRV is a vision sensor for in-                             The easy-to-use Fluke
                                                   dustrial image processing, which                               Ti35 is fully radiomet-
                                                   is able to complete image process-                             ric and features a 180°
                                                   ing tasks without any further                                  articulating lens for
                                                   peripheral equipment. It per-                                  viewing and captur-
                                                   forms assembly and feature                                     ing images in areas
                                                   checks, recognizes damages on                                  with poor accessibili-
                                                   edges, detects the position of                                 ty. The thermal imag-
                                                   fastenings and labels, sorts and                               er offers high ther-
                                                   removes defective components.                                  mal sensitivity to 0.1°C
                                                   In pick & place applications, it                               using a 160x120pixel detector for viewing even the
                                                   makes sure that parts in all kinds                             smallest temperature differences across a wide -20 to
                                                   of rotary positions are safely gripped. The compact            350°C range. A large 12.5cm high-contrast colour LCD
                                                   housing of the sensor accommodates LEDs and an eval-           provides clear pictures, irrespective of lighting conditions.
                                                   uation unit with all the necessary software and inter-         This makes it suitable for the capture of high quality im-
                                                   faces. It offers a high resolution of 720x480 pixels (W        ages in a broad range of industrial applications, includ-
                                                   VGA) and a frame rate of 60fps. There is a choice of three     ing predictive maintenance, process monitoring, re-
                                                   operating distances (150, 300 or 450mm), each with dif-        pair checks and quality control. The device sports the
                                                   ferent frame sizes (76x48, 117x72 or 129x81mm). Inte-          SmartFocus feature, for single finger capture of the best
                                                   grated industrial I/O interfaces (3 in, 3 out), one analogue   quality images and accurate temperature measure-
                                                   output and a USB 2.0 connection to the graphical user          ments. The Fluke Ti35 comes as a complete kit which in-
                                                   interface are available. The position results can be           cludes a compact flash card for storing over 1,000 im-
                                                   transmitted via a serial interface.                            ages, a hard carry case and PC software.
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                                                   Industrial Flat Panel Monitors                                 Ethernet Camera
                                                   for hazardous location                                         for mobile applications
                                                   The M-Series of indus-                                         The O2M100 Ethernet cam-
                                                   trial flat panel moni-                                         era meets the requirements of
                                                   tors is offered in three                                       mobile control systems caused
                                                   sizes, 15" (M1500),                                            by extreme environmental in-
                                                   17" (M1700), and 19"                                           fluences. It has fully sealed
                                                   (M1900). Their com-                                            die-cast zinc housing with the
                                                   pact profile results in                                        protection rating IP67. The
                                                   a panel mounted                                                two integrated M12 connec-
                                                   depth of less than                                             tors provide important connec-
                                                   70mm, making them suitable for installation in harsh           tions for supply and commu-
                                                   environments for factory automation and demanding              nication. When mounting, the unit with the dimensions
                                                   commercial applications. The monitors support XGA for-         80x42x53.5mm (HxWxD) can be fixed directly to the mo-
                                                   mat. They all provide Analogue Video (VGA) connections         bile machine via an adapter system. With tempera-
                                                   and allow either connection via USB or RS-232 for the          ture-controlled window heating, the camera objective
                                                   optional 5-wire analogue resistive touchscreen. The            can be defrosted in case of extreme conditions. The dig-
                                                   M1700 and M1900 additionally have Digital Video In-            ital capturing and transmission of the image data en-
                                                   puts (DVI). All versions are standard with 100-240 VAC         able scaling and free positioning of the camera image.
                                                   input power supplies and have IP65 NEMA 4/4x/12 pan-           The image data are on the one hand stored in a UDP/IP
                                                   el mountable front panels. Stainless Steel front panels        protocol and on the other hand stored as 8-bit Windows
                                                   and 24V DC input power are available options for all three.    bitmap. The device is fitted with an Ethernet inter-
                                                   The entire series is UL/cUL listed, complies with European     face for communication. In contrast to analogue cam-
                                                   CE and RoHS requirements, and are UL approved for Class        era systems, the camera image can be shown on any num-
                                                   I and II, Division 2 hazardous locations.                      ber of displays via a simple Ethernet hub or switch.
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                                                                                                                  Shadowgraph Camera
                                                                                                                  with in-built velocity trap
                                                                                                                  Modern image sensors
                                                                                                                  have allowed the design of
                                                                                                                  cameras that will capture
                                                                                                                  up to 11-million pixel
                                                                                                                  images with the ability to
                                                                                                                  shutter faster than 1µs. In-
                                                                                                                  tegrating this camera with
                                                                                                                  an ultra-fast high intensity
                                                                                                                  spark source has resulted
                                                                                                                  in a Shadowgraph cam-
                                                                                                                  era capable of image quality previously achievable
                                                                                                                  only with film cameras, yet offering instantaneous
                                                                                                                  access to data. Control software provides simple adjust-
                                                                                                                  ment of imaging parameters and extensive measurement
                                                                                                                  tools to accurately analyse results. Camera stations can
                                                                                                                  be arranged in the classic configuration looking
                                                                                                                  directly at a reflective screen or as orthogonal pairs to
                                                                                                                  provide valuable 3D data such as the pitch and yaw of
                                                                                                                  supersonic airflows. A comprehensive triggering func-
                                                                                                                  tionality has been implemented in the SIS camera
                                                                                                                  system enabling it to be interfaced with almost any trig-
                                                                                                                  gering device. Applications include aeronautical
                                                                                                                  engineering and testing of glass.
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