Machine Vision & Inspection
Part recognition, tracking and verification
By Mary Del
Teledyne Dalsa, a provider of machine vision technology, launched its new BOA IDR product at Automate 2011 on March 21-24, at McCormick Place in Chicago. BOA IDR is ideal for part recognition, tracking and verification, and is targeted at industries such as automotive, electronics, packaging and pharmaceutical, the company says. Features and benefits of the BOA IDR include: identification and grading capabilities for part tracking based on codes, characters or patterns; Ethernet communication between the BOA IDR and the factory enterprise; user administration controls help companies meet CFR Part 11 validation; remote inspection monitoring via Ethernet; history logging to provide detailed information and traceability during the manufacturing process; IP67-rated enclosure with lens cap; and direct connection to external light sources.