Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
 
Download this free, 128-page Primary Packaging Line Equipment Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more >>
 
Article |

Cognex Corporation: Fixed-mount barcode reader

The DataMan® 500 fixed-mount barcode reader from Cognex is the first ID reader to be powered by a proprietary vision chip, called Cognex VSoC™.
Print Reprint
FILED IN:  Machinery  > Inspection  > Code verification
     
VSoC is said to enable DataMan 500 to read barcodes at twice the speed of other readers, and does not  have to be positioned optimally to achieve high read rates.  Offers the same 1DMax™ and 2DMax™ code reading technology found in other DataMan products. VSoC technology enables DataMan 500 to offer speeds on 1-D barcode reading with up to 90 decodes/second and ultrafast image acquisition with auto-exposure, at up to 1,000 frames/second.  Provides flexible lens options and field interchangeable lighting. 

Related Sponsored Content

E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
x

Newsletters

Don't miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST
PACKAGE DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.