Monthly Archives: December 2011

Customize Omron Sensors with Factory Molded Connectors

Posted December 15, 2011 by Pepper Hastings

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Beginning this week, we can now offer our customer factory molded connectors onto their OMRON sensors. We can add a molded IP67-rated M8 or M12 Connector and custom-length cable onto most Omron 3-wire and 4-wire DC Photoelectric or Proximity

This new program from OMRON lets our customers have a choice of affordable custom sensors with their choice of straight connector type. Ordering custom connectors is  simple
1. Call Innovative-IDM at 877.906.2100 or go to
2. Relax, we'll take care of the rest.

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OMRON FZ4 True Color Vision System Offers Super-Fast Read

Posted December 9, 2011 by Pepper Hastings

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Omron Industrial Automation recently introduced the FZ4 Vision System, the next generation FZ Series, which has some notable improvements to meet the increasing demand for quality inspection at increased speed.
What’s New?
* 5 megapixel cameras can be used with all FZ4 controllers, from Lite to Super high-speed.
* Remote control functionality added to improve operation efficiency
* One PC controls multiple FZ systems (setting/adjustment)
* Individual control for 2-line, random trigger mode image
* Remote adjustment with non-stop adjustment mode for running line
* New shape search algorithm
* Detailed Inspections using high resolution cameras
* Detection Variation: Low Contrast/Shiny/Hidden/Near/Far
* Compensation for Lens Distortion and Trapezium Distortion
* Faster processor
* FZ4-1100 series: Super high-speed hardware for dual tasks (Dual processors with 2x reading
speed): High Speed mode; Random Trigger mode; Non-Stop Adjust mode; Logging mode
* FZ4-600 series: New lineup makes advanced features in FZ3-700 series standard

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