Vision software gets speed boost

Natick, Mass. —Checkpoint II, point-and-click vision software, now can inspect up to 11,000 parts per minute—se-ven times faster than previous Checkpoint products. The product features a 400 MHz vision pro-cessor and cameras including RS-170, CCIR, wide format/digital linescan, and Cognex CVC-1000 progressive scan.

By Staff September 1, 2000

Natick, Mass. —Checkpoint II, point-and-click vision software, now can inspect up to 11,000 parts per minute—se-ven times faster than previous Checkpoint products. The product features a 400 MHz vision pro-cessor and cameras including RS-170, CCIR, wide format/digital linescan, and Cognex CVC-1000 progressive scan. It contains a library of MMX-optimized vision tools and PatMax and PatInspect tools for locating and inspecting parts with up to 1/40thpixel accuracy despite changes in part angle, size, or appearance. www.cognex.com

Cognex Corp.