Prosilica has announced its new GB-Series range of single-board OEM cameras with Gigabit Ethernet interface. The credit card sized GB-Series cameras (51 x 89mm) have been specially designed for OEM applications where there is a need to fit machine vision cameras within tight spaces. This new series of CCD cameras combines a rugged industrial design with high performance, high reliability, and versatility. They are available in color or monochrome models, with landscape or portrait orientation, and with in-line or vertical connection orientation to offer low cost options and an unprecedented ease of integration. Cameras are fitted with a C-mount with adjustable back focus or an optional CS-mount. The gigabit Ethernet interface allows cable lengths of up to 300ft long using conventional Ethernet cabling.
The GB-Series cameras feature progressive scan Sony CCD sensors for high image quality and excellent sensitivity and are most suited for applications such as machine vision, industrial inspection, avionics, traffic monitoring, license plate reading, public security, intelligent transportation systems, character recognition, biometrics, robotics and surveillance.