Sensors & Sensing Systems

FLIR launches industry-first deep learning-enabled machine vision camera: Firefly DL

FLIR Firefly Deep Learning Machine Vision Camera for original equipment manufacturers, engineers and makers is now available for purchase. FLIR Systems announces the launch of the FLIR Firefly DL, the industry’s first deep learning, inference-enabled machine vision camera with FLIR Neuro…

🕘 25/10/2019

Cabinet monitoring solutions to cut inspection time

Flir has introduced a combination of measures to cut inspection time of energised electrical equipment. The AX8 thermal sensor allows the continuous monitoring of critical electrical infrastructure and the Flir IRW Windows provide an easy and affordable option that reduce the cost and time…

🕘 30/07/2019

SICK’s 2D quality inspection Smart SensorApp is ever-present

SICK has launched Presence Inspection, a freely-downloadable, easy to set-up SensorApp for its Inspector P family of programmable 2D vision cameras. The addition extends the performance and versatility of SICK’s 2D offering for presence/absence quality inspection, validation and process…

🕘 26/07/2019

SICK Reflex array sensors are on the leading edge

SICK has unveiled its next-generation family of smart photoelectric 2D light array sensors, the RAY10 and RAY26, to detect even the most difficult-to-see objects moving on high-speed conveyors. The SICK RAY10 and RAY26 Reflex Array Sensors create a wide 2D light band to reliably detect the leading…

🕘 25/07/2019

Flir launches Brickstream people counting sensor with employee filtering solution

Flir Systems has announced the latest generation of the Flir Brickstream 3D Gen 2 people counting sensor. This new version includes a unique employee filtering feature designed to provide retail and shopping businesses with more accurate customer traffic data and sales conversion metrics. The…

🕘 19/07/2019

SICK Launches Hygienic Stainless-Steel Safety Light Curtain

With a hygienic stainless-steel housing exclusively developed to meet stringent pharmaceutical industry requirements, the SICK TWINOX4 safety light curtain is resistant to aggressive cleaning and decontamination regimes. The TWINOX4 is a Type 4 device (IEC 61496-1) with 14mm beam resolution and can…

🕘 18/06/2019

EGE Custom-assembled level sensors with guided microwave

EGE offers to configure level controllers with guided microwave according to customer specifications. Based on its proven standard level gauge, the German manufacturer is able to adapt the sensors to suit various tank geometries, mounting conditions, or demanding media in no time. Options include…

🕘 13/05/2019

Sick re-invents the light grid as a versatile 'light chain'

Sick has reinvented the light grid as a versatile “light chain” of cascading photoelectric sensors. The FlexChain detection system is a completely new way of configuring light grids that offers unprecedented freedom for automated plant and machinery applications. With Sick FlexChain up…

🕘 11/04/2019

Quality check at high speed thanks to high-performance camera technology

Whether sauces, snacks or ready meals have to be filled and packaged, high throughput and quick format changes matter in the packaging systems and food industry – And to the highest standards of quality and hygiene, too. For this purpose, the sensors used have to be able to do one thing above…

🕘 24/04/2018

Optimise vibration monitoring data in pharmaceutical manufacture with new white paper

A white paper is helping pharmaceutical manufacturers to optimise vibration monitoring data – enabling production and performance to be maximised. The white paper, which has been published by vibration monitoring experts Hansford Sensors and is available as a free download, provides a…

🕘 22/08/2017