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USB2 Vision Camera
The Mercury USB2.0 camera series is an industrial vision camera, with an USB2.0 interface. USB2.0 is the most price competitive interface regarding industrial machine vision cameras.
This model is interesting for you when your application complies with the following conditions:
- An inexpensive industrial camera
- Maximum cable length of 5 meters
- Only one cable is required to connect the device
- Dimensions are: 29x29x29mm
- Optional hardware triggering
If more details are required, the manual can be consulted.
Monochrome cameras, also known as black and white (B/W) cameras have still a lot of potential in many applications. While the security market and mobile market tend to focus on color imaging, the industrial, ITS, medical and life science market often uses the benefits of monochrome cameras. Monochrome cameras are very sensitive, deliver sharp images and reduce data compared to color, making it ideal for image processing. Using the right color light source and filters for the camera, a monochrome camera plus light system can use the characteristics of the product to create high contrast and high resolution images.
The USB3 camera I/O, uses and 8 pin HR25 hirose connector, that is standard used in the industrial machine vision market. It has 1 input that can be used to hardware trigger the camera. The output of the camera can be used to trigger the light source, for example an LED. Additional, the camera has 2 GPIO, general purpose input / outputs that can be programmed using the SDK. The electrical schemes to operate the I/O of the camera can be found in the manual.
Sharp 130 (CCD)
Pixel Bith Depth
Pixel Data Format
Mono8 / Mono12
Hardware trigger, software trigger
1 opto-isolated input line and 1 opto isolated output line, 2 GPIO
Windows / Linux / Android