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Newsletter 2014

June 17, 2014

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Rugged and Tough but as small as a pencil, KEYENCE's new high accuracy contact sensor!

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Introducing the New Pencil Head for the GT2 Series!
Environmental resistance: NEMA Type 13/IP67G
Detecting durability: Supports 100 million cycles

The new GT2 series is equipped with an ø8 mm slim sensor head as well as tough specifications.
We have also added a new multi-sensor amplifier that enables the connection of up to five heads with one amplifier.
This also makes it possible to support multi-point applications.
How Do You Efficiently Perform Clearance and Height Measurement?
We've Renewed the "Clearance /Height Measurement Edition" of Our Popular Textbook that Teaches You How to Perform Optimal Measurements for Different sized Targets
When measuring "gap/clearance" it is necessary to consider various conditions, such as the shape of the target and installation space. These materials provide easy-to-understand explanations of which methods are used to optimise measurement with which measurement devices for each type of measurement target.
Because these materials also explain the principles behind measurement, they are also recommended for those who want to upgrade their knowledge.
[VIDEO] Guess Who Wins?
Ultimate battle between Safety Light Curtain with Armored Protection against forklift in motion!
The goal for a safety light curtain is to stably work even under harsh environment for a long period of time. Protected by the 3mm thick aluminum twin bumper structure, can GL-R keep operating even after being hit by a forklift?
Also, check out the catalog for the technology behind!
A Technical History of Image Processing - Vol.5 – Traceability
Introducing the Facts on Traceability.
Being able to trace where a product came from is an important part of manufacturing. This volume introduces the origins of traceability, which started when the question of "where was this manufacturing material purchased from?" was asked. The intricacies of how traceability came to be are talked about in detail. If you missed volumes 1 through 4, you can also go back to read them by clicking on the link!
Microscope Technical Guide (Tips for Maximising Microscope Usage)
We would like to introduce you to technical material, featuring techniques that have been used to resolve issues and inquiries that we have received from microscope users.
These technical materials are an introductory guide on the usage of the digital microscope.
We will introduce you to tips that will allow you to maximise microscope usage as well as tricks to easily resolve issues and concerns such as...
・The desire to capture clear, magnified images as targeted
・The desire to improve the efficiency of analysis work
・Concerns regarding the feasibility of effectively using the microscope once introduced
・Concerns regarding the possible effect demonstrated by a digital microscope
The information provided in this guide is introduced with a focus on easily executable know-how.

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