Newsletter 2017

September 04, 2017

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Expert Inspection Techniques Edition

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100 Tips for Stable Machine Vision Inspections
Our vision experts have put together this guide filled with top tips for stable detection. Real-life examples include:

·Detection of incomplete and flawed printing
·Inspection of foreign objects on the mouth of a bottle
·Flaw detection on lattice or interference fringes
[NEW] Improve Code-Reading Efficiency for Semi-Automatic Processes
The new SR-2000 Code Reader enables the streamlining of semi-automated code-reading processes, eliminating the need for handheld code readers. Discover the advantages of:

·2x wider field-of-view
·2x longer depth-of-field
·Reading codes on moving objects
Increasing Dimension Measurement Efficiency
The Image Dimension Measurement System lets anyone perform easy and highly-accurate dimension measurements in seconds:

·Just place the object and press the button
·No variations of results among operators
·Automatic recording of measurement data
5 Reasons to Switch from Hand Calipers and Micrometers
Our guide provides a comprehensive summary of the advantages of micrometers for in-line inspection and how they can help to eliminate the release of defective products. Benefits include:

·Reduced inspection cycle time
·Eliminated operator error
·Non-destructive measurement of soft workpieces
Easy-to-use Sensors for Stable Visual Inspections
The IV Series Vision Sensor provides great flexibility and ease of use for everyone with features like:

·1 minute setup
·Ultra-compact body overcoming mounting restrictions
·Detection of checking points without position adjustments
Resin Marking and Processing with Lasers
Discover top tips and techniques for laser marking on resin with this useful guide from our in-house experts. Learn the principles of:

·Contrast marking
·Mechanisms of resin colour development
·Laser light absorption rates for different materials
[NEW] New Digital Microscope with Advanced Lighting Functions
The new VHX-6000 Series Digital Microscope adds focus and lighting improvements in a simplified interface.

·Multi-lighting captures lighting data from all directions at the push of a button
·Users can configure their lighting on screen by using a digital flashlight
·Lighting can be adjusted after an image's been saved, enabling easier identification of previously unseen scratches
Detect Any Changes in Appearance with this Full-Spectrum Sensor
The Full-Spectrum LR-W Series Sensor solves the widest range of applications of any KEYENCE sensor you have ever seen:

·Solves presence/absence application
·Differentiates products with slight variations
·Detects registration marks and verifies colour all with a single self-contained device

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