Machine Vision Services
With 30 years of industrial machine vision experience we bring a wealth of knowledge to your project. From hardware selection,to the right lighting, and optics for your application. When the hardware and lighting are well chosen, the image analysis is made easy. Talk to us about a machine vision feasibility study for your application. Past studies include the following:glass, metal salts, grass seed, adhesive inspection, wood products, ear plugs, wing rivets, food conveyor produce, and more. Our clients and projects include the following... Dye Color Control systems using Spectrometers for Nike IHM footware production. Beaverton, Oregon. Laser Weld inspection of curved surfaces for Solyndra in Silicon Valley, Ca. Ink Nozzle Inspection & metrology systems to precisions of .1micron 6sigma...on the fly. HP, 3M, ATS of Corvallis, Oregon. Cognex Pattern recognition enhancements for FEI in Hillsboro, Oregon. Glass Bottle Inspection and Image Analysis for Bucher Emhart Glass in St. Petersburg, Florida. Glass surface cosmetic defect detection and characterization for Solyndra in Silicon Valley, Ca. 300mm Wafer Handling and Alignment for Advanced Inquiry Systems Hillsboro, Oregon. DNA Protein Chip handling and arraying for Zyomyx of Silicon Valley and FujiRebio, Japan. DNA Wafer Handling for Affymetrix of Silicon Valley, CA. Machine Vision applications with feedback on X,Y,Z,Theta motion systems. for ATS, AccuFab of Corvallis, Oregon. Adhesive inspection with fluorescent dopants for HP Corvallis, Oregon. Hardware, Optics, and Lighting experience include the following technologies... Vision Platforms: Cognex, Cognex Insight, Cognex CVL, Acumen, DVT, Matrox, more. Cameras: Linescan and TDI Linescan, Hi-Resolution frame hardware, GigE, Progressive Scan cameras for active image size control, more. Lights: From simple ring-lights, to dark-field and bright-field lighing, laser raster scan, Laser Line projection, UV Lighting for fluorescene, CoAxial optics trains, backlighting and it's pitfalls, strobes, IR Strobes. Cloudy day illuminators for shadowless lighting, more.