The NIT (New Infrared Technologies) TACHYON 1024 microCamera is an Uncooled MWIR camera, offering IP-67 rates and frame rate up to 1000 images per second.

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Features:

  • Uncooled MWIR camera: IP-67 rated, with industrial M12 USB connector and frame rate up to 1000 images per second
  • Miniaturized size:  based in SWaP-C concept to ensure a perfect integration into the production process
  • HIGH-SPEED FRAME RATE: High-frame rate up to 1000 Hz (slower speeds are possible using longer integration times)
  • USB COMMUNICATION: Communication interface: USB 2.0, high-speed (480 Mbps) with industrial connector M12
  • USB POWERED: Power: 5 VDC through USB connection
  • SHUTTER INCORPORATED: Shutter incorporated for 1-pt offset correction
  • LENS INCLUDED: Lens: f=24 mm, F#1.2, FoV 10.25ºx10.25º (IP-67) [Additional lens option: f=48 mm, F#1.6, FoV 5.1ºx5.1º (IP-67)]
  • DLL FOR CUSTOM SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT: SDK library for C: available
  • DETECTION PERFORMANCE: Minimum temperature of detection: 100 ºC 

Applications

  • Industrial manufacturing process control (welding, cutting, etc.)
  • Industrial automation
  • Laser process monitoring
  • Gas and flame detection
  • Machine vision
  • OEM integration

Industries

  • Automotive industry
  • Home appliance manufacturing
  • Metallurgy and steel industry
  • Glass manufacturing
  • Petrochemical industry

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Miniaturized uncooled infrared MWIR camera for industrial applications
  • Band of detection: MWIR (1 – 5 microns)
  • Peak wavelength of detection: 3.7 microns
  • FPA resolution: 32×32 (1024 pixels)
  • Shutter incorporated for 1-pt offset correction
  • Integration time: adjustment via software (100 – 500 us)
  • Maximum frame rate: 1000 Hz (slower rates are possible using longer integration times)
  • Snapshot image acquisition
  • Electrical interface: USB powered, industrial M12 mini-USB connector in the back (optional: connector in the bottom part)
  • Communication interface: USB 2.0, high-speed (up to 480 Mbps)
  • Data transmission: raw data, 10 bits
  • Lens: (1) f=24 mm, F#1.2, FoV 10.2ºx10.2º (IP67-rated) – (2) f=48 mm, F#1.6, FoV 5.1ºx5.1º (IP67-rated)
  • Integrated temperature sensor
  • Dimensions (in mm): 98.0 (L) x 49.5 (W) x 61.0 (H) (connector in the back)
  • Weight: 250 grams
  • Minimum temperature of detection: 100 ºC
  • IP67-rated metal housing with CS-mount optics interface
  • Water-block and DLC coating for harsh environment
  • Software included: NIT SOFTWARE SUITE (Acquisition and visualization SW)
  • DLL for custom software development available