New lidar button from nextLAP: gesture control for simplifying order-picking processes

nextLAP GmbH (www.nextlap.de), specialist in IoT-based solutions for the digital management and automation of production and logistics processes, has added a lidar button to its product portfolio. The button uses intelligent gesture control and reduces the workload of employees during order-picking processes. This low-cost IoT solution offers an affordable way for companies to increase the Read more about New lidar button from nextLAP: gesture control for simplifying order-picking processes[…]

LMI Technologies Launches 2 Meter Field of View Gocator® 2490 Laser Profiler for 3D Measurement and Inspection of Large Scan Targets

LMI Technologies (LMI), the global leader in 3D scanning and inspection, is pleased to announce the official launch of the Gocator 2490 smart 3D laser line profiler. This sensor achieves a 2 m field of view, large measurement range, and a 1 m X 1 m scan area for measurement and inspection of large targets Read more about LMI Technologies Launches 2 Meter Field of View Gocator® 2490 Laser Profiler for 3D Measurement and Inspection of Large Scan Targets[…]

BobCAD-CAM – from FreeCAD to a full CAD-CAM product

Innovations in V32 – The reduction of file sizes, new and optimized machining strategies, redesigned tool libraries and many other improvements of all areas of the software will reduce required programming effort in a significant way.  Powerful CAD / CAM solutions starting with zero  euros – With BobCAD-FreeCAD, BobCAD-CAM offers a powerful solution for 2D Read more about BobCAD-CAM – from FreeCAD to a full CAD-CAM product[…]

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a palm-sized FTIR engine capable of highly sensitive detection of near-infrared light at wavelengths ranging from 1.1 to 2.5 micrometers

By applying our own unique microelectro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology, we have successfully developed a palm-sized “Fourier transform infrared spectrometer (FTIR)  engine C15511-01” offering high sensitivity to near-infrared light at wavelengths from 1.1 to 2.5 micrometers (abbreviated to μm: μ is one millionth). This FT-IR engine will assist in creating portable handheld FTIR spectrophotometers for analytical Read more about Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a palm-sized FTIR engine capable of highly sensitive detection of near-infrared light at wavelengths ranging from 1.1 to 2.5 micrometers[…]

Gocator® 2512 Smart 3D Laser Profile Sensor Awarded inVision Top Innovation 2020

LMI Technologies (LMI), the global leader in 3D inline scanning and inspection, is pleased to announce that its Gocator 2512 3D laser line profile sensor, which is precision-engineered for scanning glass and specular surfaces, has been awarded Top Innovation 2020 by the prestigious German trade journal inVision. Every year, inVision awards prizes to ten particularly Read more about Gocator® 2512 Smart 3D Laser Profile Sensor Awarded inVision Top Innovation 2020[…]

Rotec launches sensor tester

The sensor tester is used to adjust Rotec speed sensors and adapter electronics and to check sensor functionality without connecting a RASdelta front-end and measurement laptop. This way, faulty or incorrectly adjusted components of the test setup can be detected and replaced at an early stage and measurement results can be improved. Adjustment is carried Read more about Rotec launches sensor tester[…]

Improved Counterfeit Protection for Control Boards

As the leading OEM manufacturer of laser scan systems and control electronics, SCANLAB GmbH is extending its product counterfeit protection to include control boards. Here, the company employs modern security technology that protects users from product piracy and substandard copies. This counterfeit protection assures customers of the system’s genuineness and verifies the quality feature ‘engineered Read more about Improved Counterfeit Protection for Control Boards[…]

Compact laser light array with IO-Link

When various objects have to be identified in production, packaging or in quality control, the compact and multi-functional BLA 16C laser light array is ideal. This through-beam sensor from Balluff with IO-Link offers numerous measuring modes such as object diameter, object position, gap width, gap position or edge position. Additional modes such as counting or Read more about Compact laser light array with IO-Link[…]

OUSTER Multi-Beam Flash LiDAR

The OS1 multi-beam flash lidar brings 3D sensing to any platform. Engineered for performance, and priced for large-scale deployment starting at 3,219€ excl. VAT. The OS1 is the world’s first multi-beam flash lidar, combining the precision of individual laser beams with the high-resolution and reliability of flash technology. Whether you’re working on object classification, mapping, Read more about OUSTER Multi-Beam Flash LiDAR[…]

Carsten Trentau is new Head of Sales OEM at KEMPER GmbH

KEMPER GmbH is intensifying its activities in the OEM sector. As the new Head of Sales OEM, Carsten Trentau is now responsible for the Automation sector at the extraction technology specialist from Germany. The industry expert is pursuing the goal of establishing hazardous substance extraction as an integral part of automated welding and cutting applications. Read more about Carsten Trentau is new Head of Sales OEM at KEMPER GmbH[…]