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Multispectral LED Line Light

New Multispectral LED Line Light

ProPhotonix has recently announced a new multispectral LED line light, COBRA MultiSpec. The new product offers all of the benefits of the popular COBRA Series with up to twelve wavelengths. This post outlines the key features of the COBRA MultiSpec, potential applications as well as the benefits of a multispectral  [Read More…]

New RGB LED Line Light

RGB LED Line Light

ProPhotonix has recently launched a new RGB LED line light developed for use in machine vision applications.  This post looks at the features of the new line light and describes the types of line scan applications that could benefit from its use. The New LED Line Light Utilizing Chip-on-Board LED  [Read More…]

New LED Line Light

LED Line Light

LED line lights in machine vision applications are often associated with shorter working distances. In some applications, however, the stand-off distance (the distance between the light and the target) is longer and a long throw LED line light is required. This post looks at the new Infinity LED line light  [Read More…]

LED Line Light Technologies

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There has been a dramatic shift in the technologies used for LED Line Lights in the past ten years. In a recent study by the EMVA (European Machine Vision Association), it was noted that machine vision lighting is now “almost entirely being realized by LED Lighting”. But what are the  [Read More…]

LED Line Lights in line scan applications

Led Line Lights in Line Scan Systems

In this post we will describe line scan applications; the reasons for selecting a line scan solution and explain some of the most important characteristics of a LED Line light for line scan applications. What is a line scan application? A line scan application is defined as a machine vision  [Read More…]

LED Line lights for Wafer Inspection

LED Line Lights For Solar inspection

Line scan systems utilizing LED line lights are used for sorting and grading of solar cells to increase throughput and reduce costs for solar cell production.  As solar panels require different cells to work together, vision systems are used to accurately detect defects early to avoid whole modules being compromised. Wafer  [Read More…]

4 Top Tips for selecting a LED Line Light

Selecting an LED Line light for your machine vision system? Here are four tips to ensure you get the optimum solution for your application. 1. Consider Form Factor carefully It may sound obvious, but the form factor of the lighting is often overlooked when a vision system is designed. The  [Read More…]

LED Line Lights for Container Inspection

LED Line Lights

LED Line lights used for cargo container inspection assist in the management and flow of millions of containers through sea, air, road and rail ports each year. High quality imaging systems such as Optical Character Recognition systems (OCR) harness the illumination from LED light sources to capture and to read the  [Read More…]

How do LED Line Lights compare to Fluorescent?

LED Line Light versus Fluorescent

LED Line light Versus Fluorescent Much has been said about the advantages of LED Line lights over the standard high output fluorescent. We at ProPhotonix have put this to the test by measuring our LOTUS LED line light against the standard high output fluorescent to see how LED Line Lights compare  [Read More…]