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2000 Vision Systems
Buyers Guide

by Jesse Jones and Laurel Thoennes


Vision systems technology and availability is soaring to new heights as more industries are finding vision systems useful in practical applications. Each year, a growing number of manufacturers introduce new products and services to meet the growing demand for video inspection and noncontact measuring in product manufacturing.

 Various vision systems use an array of technologies, including measuring and detecting microscopes, miniature cameras, high-

resolution cameras mounted on coordinate measuring machines, lasers, and X-rays. Among the most common components of these systems are cameras, frame grabbers, PCs and software.

 The range of uses for vision systems is equally varied. Online gaging and measurement, orientation, presence/absence, parts sorting, foreign material detection, and high-volume part inspection and installation verification represent just a few of the ways in which this important manufacturing technology can be put to work.

 Quality Digest's 2000 Vision Systems Buyers Guide is more inclusive than ever, featuring more than 115 vision systems products from more than 60 manufacturers that responded to our information requests. The guide presents an alphabetical listing of these companies, including the company's contact information (address, phone number, fax and Web address) and descriptions of specific products and services they provide.

 As with all of our guides, the Vision Systems Buyers Guide is in no way meant to endorse or exclude any particular organization. It's instead intended to assist readers in the search for the products and services they desire. To ensure the guide's accuracy, we only list information that the vendors directly provide to us.

 If you find this guide helpful or have any observations or

questions you'd like to share, please contact us by phone or fax, or e-mail us at vision@qualitydigest.com .


A.A. Jansson Inc.

  • 2070 Airport Road
  • Waterford, MI 48327
  • Ph. 800-526-7766 Fax 248-674-1234


Seebeez vision systems, Optek vision systems, Opti-Flex vision systems and used vision systems (rebuilt and updated vision-based CMMs).


AEI North America Inc.

  • Old Mill Building, 10 Orange St.
  • Marcellus, NY 13108
  • Ph. 315-673-0164 Fax 315-673-9800


Articulated Industrial Videoimaging Scope--System includes four-way articulating flexible probe with CCD imaging chip in the tip, control unit with integral light source and monitor.

PL-3000-K--Compact, lightweight, 150-watt fiberoptic illuminator available with a variety of delivery systems such as ringlights, lightguides, goosenecks and accessories.

SnakeEye--Remote video inspection system complete with camera, illumination, LED monitor, rigid wand, flexible gooseneck, batteries, charger, cabling and case.


Assurance Technologies Inc.

  • 396 Fenton Lane, Suite 605
  • West Chicago, IL 60185
  • Ph. 630-231-4800 Fax 630-231-8844


Online machine vision systems. Contact and noncontact CMMs. Complete line of inspection systems.


Automation Components Inc.

  • 25 Kenwood Circle #15
  • Franklin, MA 02038
  • Ph. 800-854-4873 Fax 508-520-3322


Galaxy--A complete metrology solution that saves you time and money. Accuracy, flexibility, ease of use and easy report generation.


Boeckeler Instruments Inc.

  • 4650 S. Butterfield Drive
  • Tucson, AZ 85714
  • Ph. 800-552-2262 Fax 520-745-0004


VIA-S200--A Windows-based archiving and transmittal software with measuring and marking, designed for the professional who needs a simple way to store images, transmit them over the Internet or local area network, measure samples, annotate details, create comparison templates, or record a series of measurements for use in other applications to make reports, charts, spreadsheets and presentations. Enables users to share images during discussion, consult with colleagues over long distances, document images, build an audit trail and measure images used in industry and telemedicine.


Burton Precision Co. Inc.

  • 5737 Vinton Ave.
  • Comstock Park, MI 49321
  • Ph. 800-358-4266 Fax 616-784-4368


Automated Vision--Real-time process monitoring for physical defects as well as dimensional inspection.


Cognex Corp.

  • One Vision Drive
  • Natick, MA 01760
  • Ph. 508-650-3000 Fax 508-650-3344


Checkpoint 900C--High-speed color vision system for the PC. Features a suite of color image analysis tools for verifying, inspecting and sorting products based on their color. Features a Windows-based development interface that combines ease-of-use with the power and flexibility of a programming language.

Checkpoint II--Next-generation PC-based vision system for today's factory floor applications. It features high-speed vision processing, expanded camera support and new communications options that simplify the process of integrating vision with other factory automation products.

In-Sight 2000 Vision Sensor--An entirely new type of machine vision sensor that provides Cognex's industry-leading technology in an affordable, stand-alone package that requires no programming or PC. In-Sight offers a comprehensive library of Cognex vision software tools and a revolutionary new type of user interface enabling fast, easy application setup.

MVS-8000 product family--Cognex's new series of industrial machine vision systems offers both frame grabber and embedded CPU hardware configurations, a full library of MMX-accelerated vision software tools and a choice of PCI, compact PCI or VME bus architectures.

PatMax--Object and pattern location software technology is able to locate objects with up to 10 times greater accuracy than traditional technologies despite changes in the object's angle, size or appearance.


Compix Inc. Imaging Systems

  • 705 Thomson Park Drive
  • Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  • Ph. 724-772-5277 Fax 724-772-5278


SimplePCI--Easy-to-use, high-speed imaging software that's affordable. Image and data documents allow for image enhancements, presentations and analysis operations. Material and biological science applications and light microscopy supported.


Computer Recognition Systems Inc.

  • 639 Massachusetts Ave.
  • Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Ph. 617-491-7665 Fax 617-491-7753


CRS Reader--State-of-the-art, online machine vision system that performs generalized, unconstrained optical character recognition.

Scanmaster--A versatile machine vision system that processes data from line-scan cameras to provide high-resolution inspection and measurement of moving items.

Videogauge--Noncontact precision measurement of length, width, height, thickness and radius in milliseconds to micron accuracy.



  • 6969 Transcanada Highway #142
  • St. Laurent, PQ H4T 1V8 Canada
  • Ph. 800-361-4914 Fax 514-333-1388


Bandit--An integrated frame grabber and VGA card that displays captured video from color/monochrome composite cameras in a resizable window. Features high display resolutions. Supports video mirroring and inversion. Targets video teleconferencing, medical and dental imaging.

Cobra/C6--A powerful color/monochrome image processor that features the fastest programmable image processing devices in the industry. With six ALUs and two multiplier units, 64 KB of on-die cache memory can execute 1.6 billion instructions per second.

FastSeries--Software tools for optical character verification, alignment, bar code reading and web inspection.

Python/C6--A multi-DSP processor/accelerator, single-slot PCI card. Features 6,400 MIPS, 100/200 MB/sec. On-board interface to PMC and IP modules allows access to more than 100 I/O functions. Coreco's 200 MB/sec auxiliary bus (CAB) interfaces to custom-specific hardware.

Python/C6 CompactPCI--Optimized for real-time multiprocessing, it connects to a number of I/O peripherals including PMC modules.

The Mamba--The first embedded vision processor based on the Pentium II offers fast program execution, MMX acceleration and software compatibility with a dedicated 200MB/sec bus that facilitates data transfers.

Viper-Digital--A cost-effective tool for digitizing video from virtually any multi-tap, area-scan or line-scan source. Captures data at up to 200/MB. Features a sophisticated embedded controller and support for trigger input, strobe, integration and digital I/O.

Viper-Quad--A monochrome frame grabber that performs simultaneous acquisition from four camera channels asynchronously. Grabs at 40 MHz per channel from virtually all progressive scan or interlaced cameras and includes a unique time stamp to identify frame events.

Viper-RGB--A powerful PC color/monochrome intelligent frame-

grabber that performs high-fidelity 30-bit RGB digitization and supports virtually any area-scan or line-scan camera source.


CR Technology

  • 125 B Columbia
  • Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
  • Ph. 949-448-0443 Fax 949-448-0445


CRX series--Real-time, high-resolution X-ray systems for PCBs and components including BGAs, bond wire and

flip chip, providing yield improvement solutions for the printed circuit board assembly and advanced semiconductor-

packaging industries.

RTI-6500--A high-speed, cost-effective, vision-based automated PCB inspection system for verifying component presence, correct part, orientation, polarity and solder defects, providing yield-improvement solutions for the printed circuit board industry.

RTI-6520--A high-speed, cost-effective vision-based inline automated PCB inspection system for quickly verifying component presence, correct part, orientation, polarity and solder defects.

XRV combo--Combines vision and X-ray technologies into one inspection system, providing yield improvement solutions for the printed circuit board assembly and advanced semiconductor-

packaging industries.


Deltronic Corp.

  • 3900 W. Segerstrom Ave.
  • Santa Ana, CA 92704
  • Ph. 800-451-6922 Fax 714-641-0946


DH216--A 16 in. bench-top comparator with optional digital readouts or an automated computerized system, with accuracy better than 0.05 percent and stage travel of 6 in. (Y axis) and up to 18 in. (X axis).

VMS-121--A video measuring system, with magnification from 18X to 2000X, for accurate readout in 10 millionth steps at an economical price. A touch-trigger probe interface and automated computerized system are optional.


Design Technology Corp.

  • 5 Suburban Park Drive
  • Billerica, MA 01821
  • Ph. 978-663-7000 Fax 978-663-6841


Designers and builders of vision systems and special inspection machinery. Automated equipment for processing, assembly, inspection and packaging. Controls integration, including PLCs, PCs, servos, all major vision platforms.


Don Richetts Co. Inc.

  • 828 E. Valley Blvd.
  • San Gabriel, CA 91778
  • Ph. 626-280-0470 Fax 626-280-5510

Deltronic optical and video systems: L.S. Starrett, Mitutoyo, Brown & Sharpe, Imada and more.


Dunkley International

  • 1910 Lake St.
  • Kalamazoo, MI 49003
  • Ph. 616-343-5583 Fax 616-343-5614


Manufacturer of vision-based, high-speed sorting machines and application-specific machine vision turnkey systems.



  • 1670 Oakbrook Drive, Suite 330
  • Norcross, GA 30093
  • Ph. 770-449-4960 Fax 770-449-3073


Series 600 SmartImage Sensor--The only self-contained, stand-alone vision inspection sensor with TCP/IP Ethernet. Its Windows-based software, FrameWork 2.1, uses tools such as OCR, ObjectFind, ActiveX, ScriptTool, DataLink, Modbus and foreign language support. DVT's new SmartLink monitors your inspections without a PC.


EMCO InterTest Inc.

  • 27-1 Ironia Road
  • Flanders, NJ 07836
  • Ph. 973-927-2900 Fax 973-927-8004


Specialists in visual inspection products and services.


Fagor Automation

  • 2250 Estes Ave.
  • Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
  • Ph. 800-423-2467 Fax 847-981-1511


NVP 200/201 QC Display--Allows user to turn a simple optical comparator or microscope into a powerful 2-D measuring and calculating machine.


Flexbar Machine Corp.

  • 250 Gibbs Road
  • Islandia, NY 11722
  • Ph. 800-879-7575 Fax 631-582-8487


Opti-Flex Granite Z Video System--An affordable granite-based color video zoom system designed for shop floor applications with an easy upgrade path to add measurement software, image capture and e-mail, and motors with CNC control to enhance future capabilities.

Opti-Zoom Turnkey Video System--Complete 2 x 4 color video system with high-resolution zoom optics for desktop measurement and inspection applications. System includes New Metronics QC200 geometric readout with part program capabilities for less than $10,000.

Vision Gage Video Imaging and Meas-urement Software--Dramatically increase the capability of any camera-based system. Software provides electronic communication through the use of image capture, annotation, e-mail and archiving features. High-accuracy measurements and image overlay capabilities are accomplished quickly and easily. Integrates with any Pentium-based PC.


Futec International Corp.

  • 212 N. Center Drive
  • North Brunswick, NJ 08902
  • Ph. 732-821-4555 Fax 732-821-6655


PCD--For printed web automatic defect detection. Installs online and automatically detects printing and substrate defects. Displays full-color images of detected defects, with 100-percent coverage. Inspects paper, paperboard and flexible packaging products.

PKD--An automated defect-detection system for paper, film, foil, nonwoven and other web materials. Installs online. Detects coating, laminating, substrate and other defects.


i2S The Line Scan Co.

  • P.O. Box 9028
  • Niskayuna, NY 12309
  • Ph. 888-842-7872 Fax 518-346-4134


Line Scan Vision Systems--Horizon line-scan interface board with onboard processing, line-scan cameras and software.


Imagenation Corp.

  • 10220 S.W. Nimbus, Suite K5
  • Portland, OR 97223
  • Ph. 503-495-2200 Fax 503-495-2201


Imagenation designs and manufactures machine vision systems and subsystems. Our product line includes monochrome, color and digital frame grabbers for ISA and PCI buses as well as embedded form factors--PC/104, PC/104-Plus and CompactPCI for our analog products.

VisionCells--stand-alone, integrated vision systems that perform image capture, processing and analysis, all on a single board.



  • 2661 Clearview Road
  • Allison Park, PA 15101
  • Ph. 412-492-0200 Fax 412-492-0202

Custom machine vision systems for quality control applications.


KAPPA Opto-Electronics Inc.

  • 911 S. Primrose Ave. #P
  • Monrovia, CA 91016
  • Ph. 626-256-4343 Fax 626-256-6484


DVM ImageBase--digital video microscope offers magnified view (up to 100X) on monitor. System consists of camera, computer interface and software.

3-D video cameras--True 3-D view, available as an observation system on microscopes, borescopes and fiberscopes.

Video cameras (CF 11 DSP--Color, CF 8/4--B/W)--High-resolution images in variety of lighting and environmental conditions.

Metreo--Software program measures distances, angles and circles in an image. Lets users add marks, labels and comments.

MFK II--Measures distances, angles and circles in a video image. It works with almost any analog video camera and monitor.

Noah--Image database software program lets users order and archive images, image data and other pertinent information.


LASOR/Systronics Inc.

  • 4357 Park Drive, Suite J
  • Norcross, GA 30093
  • Ph. 800-581-7776 Fax 770-449-0399


LASOR/Systronics designs, manufactures and installs camera- and laser-based defect-detection and thickness-

measurement systems worldwide. We

guarantee 100-percent real-time inspection of nonwovens, plastic sheet, films, metal/steel and textiles. Systronics has developed the new SVS smart camera system to address the needs of these industries. The system includes multiple thresholds, defect classification, defect imaging, width measurement, trend analysis and remote access in a Windows NT platform.


Lenox Instrument Co. Inc.

  • 265 Andrews Road
  • Trevose, PA 19053
  • Ph. 800-356-1104 Fax 215-322-6126


Lenox offers a full range of visual inspection equipment for virtually any application.


Mahr Federal Inc.

  • 1144 Eddy St.
  • Providence, RI 02940
  • Ph. 800-969-1331 Fax 401-784-3246


Compact 400--Compact, value-priced, air-bearing multisensor CMM integrates three measuring sensors (optical, laser and touch probe) and software to provide 3-D assessment of all kinds of parts and applications.

MPC 502/802/1202--Stationary bridge, air-bearing, multisensor CMM with independent Z-axis integrates three measuring sensors (optical, laser and touch probe) and NT software to provide 3-D assessment of all kinds of parts and applications.

Multiscope 250/400--Compact, mechanical-bearing multisensor CMM integrates three measuring sensors (optical, laser and touch probe) and software to provide 3-D assessment of all kinds of parts and applications.

OMS 400/600/1000/1400--Stationary bridge, air bearing, multisensor CMM integrates three measuring sensors (optical, laser and touch probe) and NT software to provide 3-D assessment of all kinds of parts and applications.


Micro-Metric Inc.

  • 1050 Commercial St. #102
  • San Jose, CA 95112
  • Ph. 800-490-3333 Fax 408-452-8412


High-accuracy noncontact dimensional coordinate measuring systems and critical dimension measuring systems.


Micro-Technic Instruments Inc.

  • 319 Queen Anne Road
  • Teaneck, NJ 07666
  • Ph. 800-692-8252 Fax 201-692-7941

Model GZ4--Stereozoom microscope for visual inspection. Features zerostat protective material construction which dissipates electrostatic charge for safety and comfort to product and operator. Priced as a standard instrument.

Model J-152--Stand-alone machine vision system for quality assurance and production. Easy installation, programming. Integrates into existing inspection and production equipment.

Model Y-3c Video coordinate measuring system--Heads-up viewing. 2 in. x 2 in. stage with digital readout. Magnification 10X-150X via zoom lens. Reflected and transmitted light. Priced under $5,000. Larger stages available.

VC-120--Digital color camera for microscopes and macroscopes. Includes computer program for image archiving, image editing and motion capturing. 1.2 mega pixels.

Z 6000--Video lens systems. Provides zoom ranges up to 12:1 for magnifications from 25X-1500X.


Micro-Vu Corp.

  • 7909 Conde Lane
  • Windsor, CA 95492
  • Ph. 707-838-6272 Fax 707-838-3985


Micro-Vu Corp. combines the latest in electronics, mechanics, software, optics and service to meet all noncontact measuring needs.

Matrix Series--Affordable, extra-large, fully automated measuring system. Sizes up to 60 in. x 36 in.

Quantum Series--The combination of noncontact mechanics and Windows NT place this vision machine in a class by itself.

Qubix Series--Granite, servomotors and linear ways make this top performer an affordable industry favorite.

Vector Series--A fully automated precision measuring system proven to be a best value.


Minolta Corp.

  • 101 Williams Drive
  • Ramsey, NJ 07446
  • Ph. 888-473-2656 Fax 201-529-6070


CM-3600d benchtop spectrophotometer--Instantaneous numerical UV control and simultaneous measurements of specular included and specular excluded components of glossy and nonglossy samples differentiate the CM-3600d from any other benchtop spectrophotometer.


Mitutoyo Vision Products

  • 16925 Gale Ave.
  • City of Industry, CA 91745
  • Ph. 626-961-9661 Fax 626-333-8019


Quick Vision--A complete line of video-based, noncontact measuring equipment with unique features, configurations to suit customers applications and a wide range of capacities up to 60 in. x 60 in.


MSI Technical Sales

  • P.O. Box 9028
  • Schenectady, NY 12309
  • Ph. 518-346-7136 Fax 518-346-4134

Checker--Industrial Machine Vision System, high-speed, low-cost, easy to program, ruggedized for the factory floor, operates stand-alone without PC attached.

Sherlock Vision System--Frame grabber and PC-based vision solutions incorporating advanced image analysis software tools from ITI Sherlock.


Mycrona Inc.

  • 14777 Keel St.
  • Plymouth, MI 48170
  • Ph. 734-453-5880 Fax 734-453-4076


SIGNUM--A stand-alone video inspection system for general metrology applications; size ranges 12 in. x 12 in. x 6 in. through 24 in. x 24 in. x 16 in., high-precision, Windows-NT-based, multisensor-capable.


Navitar Inc.

  • 200 Commerce Drive
  • Rochester, NY 14623
  • Ph. 800-828-6778 Fax 716-359-4999


Navitar makes Zoom 6000 and TenX video and microscope systems, the MicroMate Inspection measurement work station, and Macro CCTV lenses for machine vision systems.


Omron Electronics

  • One E. Commerce Drive
  • Schaumburg , IL 60173
  • Ph. 800 556-6766 Fax 847-843-8087


Omron manufactures a wide variety of control systems and inspection devices including our award-winning vision sensors. From the very small and economical F-10 to the more sophisticated F150-3, Omron has the products to solve your applications.


Optical Gaging Products Inc.

  • 850 Hudson Ave.
  • Rochester, NY 14621
  • Ph. 800-647-4243 Fax 716-544-0131


Avant Apex--Ultra-high-accuracy noncontact coordinate measuring system featuring 0.0001 mm resolution noncontact scales, high-accuracy fixed object-ives, granite base and column, and high-resolution black-and-white camera.

Avant ATS--Video measuring system for measurement of large parts includes long travel stages, multisensor options, operator work station and Windows software.

Avant ZIP--High-speed floor model noncontact video measuring system designed for measuring a large volume of parts at one time. Supported by Windows-based software and wide range of accessories.

SmartScope Flare--Versatile benchtop measurement machine offers multi-sensor technology for noncontact coordinate measurement. Advanced image processing of video and laser data provide fast accurate measurements of virtually any part.

SmartScope Flash--Benchtop video-based metrology system features four intelligent illumination sources, AccuCentric 12X zoom lens and OGP's exclusive 32-bit MeasureX metrology software. Multi-sensor capability with plug-and-play tough probe option.

SmartScope Quest--A coordinate measurement system that incorporates video, touch probe and laser sensors in a compact, benchtop platform. Quest's unique optical system uses fixed, telecentric objectives with zero distortion and high resolution.

SmartScope ZIP--Full-featured, noncontact benchtop coordinate measuring system featuring precision zoom optics, multiple illuminators and high-resolution video camera.


Perceptron Inc.

  • 47827 Halyard Drive
  • Plymouth, MI 48170
  • Ph. 800-333-7753 Fax 734-414-4700


Perceptron designs, manufactures and markets information-based process measurement and guidance solutions for industry. Perceptron's systems are recognized in a number of industries and market segments as important tools for improvement of both quality and efficiency. Perceptron and its subsidiaries market their products worldwide through offices in Michigan, Georgia, Canada, Germany, Brazil, the Netherlands, Korea and Japan.

P-1000 vision system--Inline process measurement via laser cameras. The system computes real-time dimensional variation in the manufacturing process.

IPNet--PC-based system supports Perceptron's line of digital sensors. The system allows collection of in-process measurement information at any point in the build or assembly process and the ability to monitor, analyze and distribute that data.



  • 10321 W. 70th St.
  • Eden Prairie, MN 55344
  • Ph. 612-996-9500 Fax 612-996-9501


PPT VISION Inc. designs, manufactures, markets and integrates 2-D and 3-D machine-vision-based automated inspection systems for manufacturing applications such as electronic and mechanical assembly verification, verification of printed characters, packaging integrity, surface flaw detection and gaging and measurement tasks.


Quality Control Solutions Inc.

  • 43339 Business Park Drive #101
  • Temecula, CA 92590
  • Ph. 888-355-7274 Fax 909-676-8970


SEEBReZ--video noncontact measurement and inspection system can be used as a manual, motorized or fully automatic CNC. Full XYZ, submicro benchtop system.


RAM Optical Instrumentation, Div. Newport Corp.

  • 1791 Deere Ave.
  • Irvine, CA 92606
  • Ph. 877-764-6397 Fax 949-224-0550


RAM Optical Instrumentation is a leader in the vision metrology industry. With more than 20 years of experience in the design and manufacture of video-based measurement and inspection systems, RAM Optical systems are used throughout the world in a wide variety of both quantitative and qualitative analysis areas, including assembly and production, in-process inspection, quality control laboratories, automated production, receiving inspection, training, and material and process review.

As a part of Newport Corp., RAM Optical is teamed with a company that has over 30 years of history serving a wide range of industries with high-precision products. Newport and RAM Optical are ISO 9001-compliant and strive to maintain the highest standards of quality assurance for the customer.


Redlake Imaging Corp.

  • 18450 Technology Drive, Suite A
  • Morgan Hill, CA 95037
  • Ph. 800-453-1223 Fax 408-778-6256


MotionScope--High-speed imaging equipment for motion analysis. Models include self-contained portable systems with image acquisition rates up to 8,000 fps. Cameras are available as PC peripherals and are Ethernet connected.


Retina Systems Inc.

  • 146 Day St.
  • Seymour, CT 06483
  • Ph. 203-881-1311 Fax 203-881-1494


Industrial-grade, high-speed, noncontact laser and vision turnkey inspection systems for 100-percent sorting, dimensional gaging, surface flaw detection or process control.


RVSI Acuity CiMatrix

  • 5 Shawmut Road
  • Canton, MA 02021
  • Ph. 800-646-6664 Fax 781-828-8942


RVSI Acuity CiMatrix, the inventor of Data Matrix symbology and Code 128, supplies machine vision systems, bar codes and advanced 2-D symbology readers.


S-T Industries Inc.

  • 301 Armstrong Blvd. N.
  • St. James, MN 56081
  • Ph. 800-326-2039 Fax 507-375-4503


8600/8800 vision system--30X-180X zoom lens, color or black-and-white camera and monitor, 4 in. x 8 in. or 4 in. x 12 in. travel stages, CNC systems optional.


Sony Precision Technology America Inc.

  • 20381 Hermana Circle
  • Lake Forest, CA 92630
  • Ph. 949-770-8400 Fax 888-910-7669


YM40--Combines enhanced measuring capabilities and user-friendly software for precise zero-force video inspection of electronic parts and plastic molds.

YF10--High-speed, high-accuracy noncontact video inspection system.

YP20/21--Noncontact 3-D measuring system capable of high accuracy inspection with ease of operation, provided as standard with microscope functions.



  • 191 Wright Brothers Ave.
  • Livermore, CA 94550
  • Ph. 888-414-0789 Fax 925-447-2201


Complete line of fiberoptic and fluorescent illuminators, cross-hair generators, digital video calipers, light guides, annular light rings and video inspection software.


Trigon Adcotech

  • 41332 Christy St.
  • Fremont, CA 94538
  • Ph. 510-657-9370 Fax 510-657-9377


SMD 9000--Automated inspection system for surface-mount devices.


View Engineering Inc.

  • 1650 N. Voyager Ave.
  • Simi Valley, CA 93063
  • Ph. 805-578-5000 Fax 805-578-5249


Voyager Series--Automated, noncontact, vision-based, 3-D measurement for use as a key component of quality control in diverse industries.


Vision Components

  • 478 Putnam Ave., Suite 2
  • Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Ph. 617-492-1252 Fax 617-492-1252


VC Series--Complete machine vision systems that include up to 8 MB RAM, 2 MB flash EPROM and a powerful DSP. The cameras feature optically isolated I/O (four 12-24 V inputs and four 150 mA outputs).


Vision Engineering Inc.

  • 570 Danbury Road
  • New Milford, CT 06776
  • Ph. 800-644-7264 Fax 860-355-0712


Highly accurate and repeatable noncontact measurement products combining the comfort of comparators and the high resolution of toolmakers' microscopes. Stereo microscopes with large viewing area offer comfort not achievable with difficult-to-use eyepieces.


Vision Intelligence Products Inc.

  • 80 Broadway
  • Cresskill, NJ 07626
  • Ph. 800-522-3842 Fax 201-567-7470

Custom online, offline vision systems. Power plant monitoring systems.


Vision Systems International

  • 74 Sutphin Pines
  • Yardley, PA 19067
  • Ph. 215-736-0994 Fax 215-295-4718


Consulting in machine vision, nondestructive evaluation and automated imaging.


Werth America Inc.

  • 40 Centre Drive
  • Orchard Park, NY 14127
  • Ph. 877-937-8426 Fax 716-667-2725


Inspector FQ--A 2-D/3-D CNC high-speed video/multisensor CMM. Range: X = 400-3,500 mm, Y = 400-1,750 mm, Z = 200-600 mm. Accuracies to E2 = 1.5 + L/500 Ám. Cooled linear motor drives up to 10 moves and measurements/sec. Supports all Renishaw, dual cameras.

Inspector V--A 3-D CNC vertical format video/multi sensor CMM. Range: X = 400-800 mm, Y = 300 mm, Z=150 mm. Accuracy to E2 = 3.75 + L/200Ám. Supports all Renishaw systems, 4-5 axis, Werth Fiber Probe. Ideal for milling cutters/hobs, cam/crankshaft and general shaft applications.

Scope-Check--A 2-D/3-D CNC video/multisensor CMM. Range: X = 200-400 mm, Y = 150 mm, Z = 150 mm. Accuracy: E1 = E2 = 3.75 + L/100 Ám. Winwerth measurement software. Options: all Renishaw touch probes.

Video-Check--A 2-D/3-D CNC video/multisensor CMM. Range: X = 250-3,500 mm, Y = 125-1,750 mm, Z = 200-600 mm. Accuracies to E2 = 0.9 + L/500 Ám. Resolutions to 10 nanometers. Options: dual camera, all Renishaw systems, 4-5 axis, Werth Fibre Probe.

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