Posts Tagged Sensors

3 Triangulation Receiver Technologies for Optical Displacement Sensors

3 Triangulation Receiver Technologies for Optical Displacement Sensors

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailAll optical displacement sensors utilize one of three triangulation receiver technologies: Position Sensing Detector (PSD), Charge-Coupled Device (CCD), or Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS).  But

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How to Use an Ethernet Switch to Connect to a Network In Order to Capture Data Between a PLC and a Scanner

How to Use an Ethernet Switch to Connect to a Network In Order to Capture Data Between a PLC and a Scanner

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailThe purpose of this post is to explain how best to connect to an existing network to capture data between a PLC and a scanner

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3 Reasons Dual-Array Technology Beats Traditional Methods for Detecting Bundled Bottle Packages

3 Reasons Dual-Array Technology Beats Traditional Methods for Detecting Bundled Bottle Packages

Bundling bottles in shrink wrap is a popular method for packaging products of varying sizes, types, and quantities; however, the irregular shape and highly reflective

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5 Considerations for Choosing a Light Grid for Vehicle Separation at Toll Booths

5 Considerations for Choosing a Light Grid for Vehicle Separation at Toll Booths

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailAccurate vehicle detection or classification under rough environmental conditions is a necessity at toll stations.  According to IBTTA’s 2015 Report on Tolling in the United

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How Blue Light LEDs Help Photoelectric Sensors Detect Solar Cells and Other Dark Objects

TwitterLinkedinFacebookemailYou may have heard that blue light has a dark side, with the blue light from popular consumer electronics cited as a source of disrupted

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