Vision & Sensors

May 2008 Products

Photoelectric SensorsA photoelectric sensor family designed for small parts conveying equipment is available. The BOS 11K helps designers reduce a machine’s overall footprint on the factory floor. The family includes
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Reliable Code Reading

MP3 players are destined for a demanding consumer market and cannot be compromised in any way. Code reading is an essential product-tracking procedure for printed circuit boards (PCBs) used in MP3 players, allowing manufacturers to protect themselves against costly recalls and product mix-ups, as well as allowing for damage control in the event of a problem. Sony’s Malaysian plant (Penang, Malaysia) had an issue with badly read codes, which resulted in high rejection rates that were costing the company money in terms of re-work and rejected units. When this code-reading system proved incapable of rising to the challenge, Sony began searching for a solution.
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MVTec Launches Partner Program

MUNICH, GERMANY-MVTec Software GmbH has launched its MVTec Image Acquisition Partner Program, to strengthen its relationship with suppliers of image acquisition devices. As a supplier of standard software products for
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Baumer Optronic Celebrates 10 Years

SOUTHINGTON, CT-Baumer Optronic GmbH, member of the Baumer Group, celebrated its tenth anniversary. The company is a provider of digital cameras and image acquisition systems, as well as vision sensors
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