Sensors for Part Inspection
Cognex Corporation announced the next-generation of its Checker inspection sensors. The Checker 200 series inspection sensors offer built-in lighting, variable working distance, and high-speed inspection capability at rates faster than 6000 parts per minute. Even on the fastest production lines, Checker can inspect multiple part features and deliver reliable, precisely timed, pass/fail results. All of the sensors have a rugged IP67 housing and quick disconnect cables, as well as encoder-based part tracking, I/O and high-speed USB connectivity. The series includes the Checker 201 for part finding and inspection, and the Checker 202 which includes all the features of the 201, plus ladder logic for custom configurations.