Fiber Optics http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/7543/more en Machine Vision Industry Focus: Putting Light to Work http://machinedesign.com/archive/machine-vision-industry-focus-putting-light-work <div class="field-byline"> Cheryl Provost </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Special fiber optics now let spectroscopy migrate out of the laboratory and into inhospitable environments.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Special fiber optics now let spectroscopy into inhospitable environments.  CeramOptec uses hard plastic rather than silica for the fiber cladding and for mid-IR solutions, silver-halide fibers are appropriate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/machine-vision-industry-focus-putting-light-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/machine-vision-industry-focus-putting-light-work#comments 2008-11-20 Electrical & Electronic Features Fiber Optics Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Sun, 23 Nov 2008 02:06:58 +0000 9446 at http://machinedesign.com Sensor Sense: Optical data transmission http://machinedesign.com/technologies/sensor-sense-optical-data-transmission <div class="field-byline"> Robert Repas </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Optical data transmission (ODT) offers a means of sending data between moving objects without some of the drawbacks associated with radio-frequency and wired-communications methods.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Optical data transmission (ODT) offers a means of sending data between moving objects without some of the drawbacks associated with radio-frequency and wired-communications methods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/technologies/sensor-sense-optical-data-transmission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/technologies/sensor-sense-optical-data-transmission#comments 2007-09-13 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics Sensor Sense Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Sensors Archive Thu, 13 Sep 2007 16:30:00 +0000 8117 at http://machinedesign.com Fiber-to-wire converter http://machinedesign.com/news/fiber-wire-converter <div class="field-deck"> <p>The Model 4149 high-speed fiber-to-RS485/422/232 interface converter from Electro Standards Laboratories, Cranston, R.I., runs at speeds of 1.5 Mbps for RS232-to-fiber and 20 Mbps for RS485/422-to-copper.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Model 4149 high-speed fiber-to-RS485/422/232 interface converter from Electro Standards Laboratories, Cranston, R.I., runs at speeds of 1.5 Mbps for RS232-to-fiber and 20 Mbps for RS485/422-to-copper.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/fiber-wire-converter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/fiber-wire-converter#comments 2007-09-13 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics News Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures News Archive Thu, 13 Sep 2007 16:30:00 +0000 5937 at http://machinedesign.com No-Polish Fiber Connector http://machinedesign.com/archive/no-polish-fiber-connector <div class="field-byline"> MD Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>A new no-polish connector lets users install single-mode and multimode fiber connections.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new no-polish connector lets users install single-mode and multimode fiber connections.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/no-polish-fiber-connector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/no-polish-fiber-connector#comments 2007-02-22 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 22 Feb 2007 18:30:00 +0000 14304 at http://machinedesign.com Fiber-Optic Laser Encoder http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-laser-encoder <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The RLE20 fiber-optic laser encoder offers picometer resolution, differential measurements, and parts-per-billion laser-frequency stability.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The RLE20 fiber-optic laser encoder offers picometer resolution, differential measurements, and parts-per-billion laser-frequency stability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-laser-encoder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-laser-encoder#comments 2006-07-27 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 27 Jul 2006 16:30:00 +0000 15084 at http://machinedesign.com High-Temperature PPS Fibers http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-temperature-pps-fibers <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Fortron polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) based fibers are now available in Europe.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fortron polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) based fibers are now available in Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-temperature-pps-fibers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-temperature-pps-fibers#comments 2006-02-09 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 09 Feb 2006 18:30:00 +0000 14094 at http://machinedesign.com Fiber-Optic Lights http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-lights <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Endura 100 and 700 light Series are LED-based fiber-optic illuminators that provide a mechanically flexible alternative to neon, florescent, halogen, and HID lighting.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Endura 100 and 700 light Series are LED-based fiber-optic illuminators that provide a mechanically flexible alternative to neon, florescent, halogen, and HID lighting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-lights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-lights#comments 2006-01-12 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 12 Jan 2006 18:30:00 +0000 16109 at http://machinedesign.com Fiber-Optic Amplifiers http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>SU17 Series fiber-optic amplifiers come in a 10-mm profile for tight spaces.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SU17 Series fiber-optic amplifiers come in a 10-mm profile for tight spaces.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers#comments 2004-12-09 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 09 Dec 2004 18:30:00 +0000 13289 at http://machinedesign.com Fiber-Optic Amplifiers http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers-0 <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The SU16 Series fiber-optic amplifiers are DINrail mountable and sit in a slim 10-mm-profile package.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The SU16 Series fiber-optic amplifiers are DINrail mountable and sit in a slim 10-mm-profile package.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/fiber-optic-amplifiers-0#comments 2004-09-16 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 16 Sep 2004 16:30:00 +0000 13737 at http://machinedesign.com High-Density Optical-Fiber Connector http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-density-optical-fiber-connector <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The MU-type optical-fiber connector is smaller, weighs less, and has a higher density than other optical-fiber connectors.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The MU-type optical-fiber connector is smaller, weighs less, and has a higher density than other optical-fiber connectors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-density-optical-fiber-connector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/archive/high-density-optical-fiber-connector#comments 2004-09-16 Electrical & Electronic Fiber Optics New Products Technologies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Archive Thu, 16 Sep 2004 16:30:00 +0000 12446 at http://machinedesign.com