XIMEA Announces Plans to Support Thunderbolt Interface from INTEL

MÜNSTER, Germany – XIMEA, a developer of integrated machine vision systems, has announced that it will support the recently launched Thunderbolt interface. Developed by Intel and brought to market by Apple Inc., this technology connects peripheral devices to a computer by way of an expansion bus. It was introduced on Feb. 24, 2011, on Apple’s MacBook Pro and is now available on the iMac and on some RAID systems. Several computer and PC peripheral vendors have announced support for Thunderbolt for their notebooks and their storage, network and professional camera devices.

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Telecentric Visionmes Lenses

 

Carl Zeiss VISIONMES lenses are developed for crucial measuring tasks in industry and feature telecentric optics. For optical metrology at high precision telecentric optics are essential.  
With this type of objective lens the light is parallel over the whole object field and the image size will remain the same even if the objects position would vary.
Carl Zeiss offers telecentric lenses with outstanding image performance and extremely low distorsion for the purpose of imaging and/or measuring objects up to 300 mm diameter.
Distorsion up to 105 mm object size: 3 µm
Distorsion up to 300 mm object size: 5 µm
Every single lens is manufactured in Germany and quality tested with the accurateness you can expect from Carl Zeiss. Inspection certificate on request.

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