Basler Vision Technologies, Ahrensburg, Germany, has introduced four scout series cameras based on Sony's ICX285 CCD sensor, available in color or monochrome models, and offering Gigabit Ethernet or FireWire-b interfaces. The cameras have a 29 by 44 by 73.7 mm housing and provide standard RJ-45 Ethernet or screwable FireWire-b connectors. With a GigE Vision-compliant Gigabit Ethernet interface, the cameras offer 12-bit image data transfer and color output at the full 30 frames/s. The company's pylon driver package supports both GigE and FireWire cameras; the pylon SDK enables integration into existing applications.
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