ICS Inex Inspection Systems introduces its Gemini 3D non-contact label inspection system that utilizes new 3-D virtual imaging technology to confirm product attributes of rigid containers with round or cylindrical shapes.
The filtec Spectrovision from Industrial Dynamics (Torrance, CA) is a quality assurance inspection for fully automated packaging inspection. A modular design and imaging system make Spectrovision well suited for inspection of diverse products in food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, container, and beverage industries.
DVT (Norcross, GA) has introduced the Legend 520 SmartImage Sensor machine vision system, priced at $3괇. It is based on new and affordable imaging technology that runs at a lower voltage and requires fewer parts than comparable vision systems.
Imaging Technology(Bedford, MA) has released a white paper entitled "How to Select the Right Frame Grabber: Choosing Features and Functions." The paper describes what a frame grabber is and how it works as part of a machine vision system.
For use with small- to medium-sized operations, the Marksman(TM) 2020 from ITI (Cookeville, TN) is said to be the first ink-jet printing system capable of printing on both porous and nonporous surfaces simultaneously.
Imaging Technologies (Cookeville, TN) has introduced a new ink-jet system that uses a Windows(TM) 95 operating platform. The Multijet Plus(TM) system can manage on-line printing of bar codes, logos and text directly on corrugated containers and other porous surfaces.
Imaging Technology's (Bedford, MA) newest machine vision system inspects at speeds over 20ꯠ parts/min, without use of a processor. The Prophecy 550 system incorporates Intel MMX technology, Sherlock 32 software and the company's IC-PCI frame grabber for an easy-to-use and configure system, says the company.