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High Sensitivity 2/3" Monochrome Progressive Scan CCD 1.4 MP Camera With NIR Capabilities

The CM-141MCL is a 1.4 megapixel monochrome CCD camera with Mini Camera Link interface. The camera features a high sensitivity CCD chip, high signal to noise ratio (> 58 dB), 30 fps in triggered mode and a compact house, making them particularly suitable for imaging applications in machine vision, medical imaging, food sorting, traffic and surveillance applications.

The CM141MCL is designed around the ICX285 2/3" progressive scan CCD (1392 x 1040 pixels). This sensor uses its 6.45 μm pixel size and improved microlens technology to provide higher overall sensitivity (as low as 0.03 lux) with low smear characteristics. It also features extended spectral response in the near-IR region offering roughly 4X the sensitivity of conventional sensors at a 945 nm wavelength.  CM-141MCL camera run with 30 frames per second in triggered mode and continuous operation with full resolution. A variety of trigger modes are provided including reset continuous triggering (RCT) which enables the camera to operate in continuous mode while awaiting a trigger signal.
The CM-141MCL is available with a factory-installed Right Angle Adapter. The adapter enables the camera to "look" at a 90 degree angle and is designed for a range of inspection tasks where physical access on production lines is limited.

→ High sensitivity 2/3" monochrome progressive scan CCD with NIR capabilities
→ C3 Compact series
→ 1392 (h) x 1040 (v) active pixels
→ 6.45 micro m square pixels
→ 30 frames/second triggered and continuous operation with full resolution
→ Up to 141 frames/second with variable partial scan
→ 50 frames/second with vertical binning
→ Shutter speed from 63 micro s to 2 sec. using Pulse Width Control
→ Preset shutter from OFF (1/30) t0 1/10,000
→ Programmable exposure from 63 micro s to 33ms
→ Fine Exposure from 1/15847s to 1/85149s by 1 pixel clock unit
→ Pre-select, Pulse width and reset continuous trigger modes
→ Smearless EPS mode available
→ LVAL-synchronous/-asynchronous operation (auto-detect)
→ 8, 10 or 12-bit output
→ Setup by Windows 2000/XP via serial communication
→ Mini Camera Link interface (Power over Camera Link also available)
→ Right angle option available

Sensor, CM-141 MCL Sony ICX-285AL 2/3" progressive scan CCD
Pixel Clock 58 MHz
Frame rate full frame 30.12 frames/second
Active area 8.98 (h) x 6.7 (v) mm 2/3" diagonal
Cell size 6.45 (h) x 6.45 (v) micro m
Active pixels 1392 (h) x 1040 (v)
Read-out modes, Full scan 1392 (h) x 1040 (v) 30.12 fps
Read-out modes, 2/3 partial scan 1392 (h) x 694 (v) 41.05 fps
Read-out modes, 1/2 partial scan 1392 (h) x 520 (v) 50.06 fps
Read-out modes, 1/4 partial scan 1392 (h) x 260 (v) 74.57 fps
Read-out modes, 1/8 partial scan 1392 (h) x 130 (v) 98.73 fps
Read-out modes, Vertical binning (CM-141 MCL only) 1392 (h) x 520 (v) 50.18 fps
Read-out modes, Variable Partical scan - Start line from 1 to 1024
Read-out modes, Variable Partical scan - High from 8 to 1032 (Lines)
Sensitivity (CM-141 MCL) 0.03 Lux (On sensor, Max. gain, shutter off, 50% video)
S/N ratio >58dB (0 dB gain)
Video output 8, 10 or 12 bit in Mini-CL
Auto-iris lens video 0.7V p-p
Gain -6dB to 24dB
Synchronization Int. X-tal or ext. trigger
Inputs, Camera Link Ext. trigger, LVDS (CC 1)
Inputs, TTL Ext. trigger 4V ±2V
Outputs, Camera Link Clk., FVAL, LVAL, Data, EEN
Outputs, TTL XEEN
Trigger modes Edge pre-select, Pulse Width, RCT, Smearless EPS
Electronic shutter, Pre-set shutter speed 1/30 to 1/10,000 in 10 steps
Electronic shutter, Programmable exposure 2L (63 micro s) to 1052L (33.19ms) in 1L steps
Electronic shutter, Pulse Width Control 63 micro s to 2 sec.
Electronic shutter, Fine Exposure 1/15847s to 1/85149s (in 1 pixel clock unit)
Accumulation Auto-detect LVAL-synchr. / asynchr.
Control interface Mini-CL serial communication
Functions controlled by serial communication Shutter, Trigger mode, Readout mode, Trigger Polarity, Black level, Gain,
Indicators on rear panel LED for power and trigger input
Operating Temperature -5°C to 50°C
Humidity (operation) 20% - 90% non-condensing
Storage temp./humidity -25°C to 60°C / 20%-90% non-condensing
Vibration 10G (20Hz to 200 Hz XYZ)
Shock 70G
Regulations CE (EN 61000-6-2, EN-61000-6-3), FCC part 15 class B, RoHS/WEEE
Power 12V DC ±10% 5.1 W
Lens mount C-mount
Dimensions (H x W x L) 29 x 44 x 75 mm (standard Mono/Color) 29 x 44 x 93.5 mm (with Right Angle)
Weight 130 g (CM/CB-141 MCL) 160 g (CM/CB-141 MCL-RA with Right Angle)


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