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New laser triangulation sensor from Micro-Epsilon

New laser triangulation sensor from Micro-Epsilon

Precision sensor manufacturer Micro-Epsilon has launched a new laser triangulation sensor with integrated controller that offers even higher performance and is fast and easy to set up. The sensor is suitable for high speed, distance, displacement and position measurements in a wide range of robotic applications. The new compact optoNCDT 1750 laser triangulation sensor succeeds […]

By December 11, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Micro-Epsilon assures robot positioning in seam welding

Micro-Epsilon assures robot positioning in seam welding

In the bodywork shop at the BMW AG factory in Leipzig, the roof panel and side frames are welded together. In order to permanently seal this weld against ingress of moisture etc., seam welding is carried out prior to the filler coat being applied to the vehicle body. The application of the adhesive beading is […]

By November 11, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Blue laser profile scanner for challenging targets

Blue laser profile scanner for challenging targets

Micro-Epsilon UK has launched a range of 2D/3D laser profile sensors (laser line scanners) that operate using blue (violet) laser technology rather than red. The special characteristics of the blue wavelength laser light make the scanners suitable for a wide range of high precision profile and dimensional measurements on a variety of materials including shiny […]

By February 21, 2015 Read More →
Gap measurement is faster and easier

Gap measurement is faster and easier

Micro-Epsilon’s gapCONTROL 2711 is a non-contact laser profile scanner that is designed specifically for the measurement of gaps and edges, whilst simplifying sensor set up and configuration for the user. Typical applications include robot welding machines. The gapCONTROL 2711 laser profile scanner incorporates the same hardware and software interfaces as the company’s existing scanCONTROL 2710 […]

By November 28, 2011 Read More →
Laser sensor for harsh food processing environments

Laser sensor for harsh food processing environments

Micro-Epsilon has launched a new version of its optoNCDT 1402 laser sensor. The new optoNCDT 1402SC sensor has a stainless steel housing and is protected to IP69K, making it ideal for measuring displacement, distance and position in harsh environments, including outdoor use, food processing and other harsh process manufacturing applications. The new sensor is available […]

By July 19, 2010 Read More →
Robot sensor system monitors adhesive height and width

Robot sensor system monitors adhesive height and width

A new, innovative high-speed inspection system has been developed for the automotive industry, which monitors the quality of polyurethane (PU) beads as they are applied to glass during vehicle assembly. The BeadMonitor measurement system, developed by Abingdon-based Oxford Sensor Technology, measures the height and width of PU bead as it is applied to the edges […]

By July 1, 2010 Read More →
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