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1-inch 16mm Focal 6MP Plus SC Series Machine Vision & Factory Automation Lens

Kowa's brand new LM16SC 1" C-mount lenses are perfect for those in between the HC Series and XC Series producing high resolution images at 6MP plus.

The LM16SC Lenses feature aspherical XD, or extra low dispersion glass, in a metal body to deliver the most accurate images.

Floating Mechanism Design
Kowa's floating mechanism design virtually eliminates optical abberations from close distance to infinity

XD Extra Low Dispersion
Kowa's wide-band multi-coating effectively reduces glare and refraction

Low Distortion
High precision aspherical lens greatly reduces distortion and produces a high definition picture

High Resolution
Creates crisp, clear images even at long distances

Clear Resolution at Center and Corner
Provides a clear image throughout the center and edges of the image

High Performance and Compact
This high performance lens is optimal for a wide range of applications

Metal Body with Locking Screws
Prevents manual adjustments from sliping out of alignment and helps the lens maintain exact user specifications

Aspherical Lens
Reduces distortion and produces a high definition picture

Metal Housing
Increases durability and life of the lens

Fixed Focal Lens
Preset focus remains fixed to exact specifications throughout the life of the lens so the user does not have to worry about managing the focus of the lens

→ Floating Mechanism Design
→ XD Extra Low Dispersion
→ Low Distortion
→ High Resolution
→ Clear Resolution at Center and Corner
→ High Performance and Compact
→ Metal Body with Locking Screws
→ Aspherical Lens
→ Metal Housing
→ Fixed Focal Lens

Specifications for the LM16SC Lens

Focal Length 16mm
Focal Length Sort Order 016
Lens Type Fixed Focal Length
Image Size 1" (12.8 x 9.6 x 16mm)
Iris Range (F-Stop) F1.8 - 22
Angle of View 1" (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 44.0 x 33.6 x 53.8°
TV Distortion 0.02%
Minimum Object Focus Distance (1") (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 93.5 x 69.9 x 117.0mm
Focusing Range 0.1m
Flange Back 17.526mm in air
Back Focus 13.0mm in air
Filter Thread Size M34x0.5
Front/Rear Effective Diameter Front Φ27mm / Rear Φ16.5mm
Mount C-mount
Exit Pupil Location -26.2mm
Temperature Range -10°C ~ +50°C
Storage Temperature Range -20°C ~ +60°C
Resolution: Center/Corner Center 160lp/mm / Corner 120lp/mm
Weight 240g
lm16sc-avs.pdfSpec Sheet

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