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Omron Automation manufactures intelligent automation product lines including: industrial robots, mobile robots, and other flexible automation equipment, machine vision and systems, plus software. Omron provides cost-effective robotics systems and services to high-growth markets including Packaged Goods, Life Sciences, Electronics and Semiconductor; as well as traditional industrial markets including machine tool automation and automotive components.

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Microscan Packaging Inspection at 500 PPM

POSTED 11/20/2012

At this year's PACK EXPO in Chicago, Microscan demonstrated its Vision HAWK C-mount smart camera reading OCR (optical character recognition) inkjet print on the bottoms of cans at 500 ppm. The Vision HAWK is assisted by a strobing NERLITE Smart Series DOAL machine vision light which is triggered to illuminate each can as it passes below.