Vision Sensors in Factory Automation

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-34577
Published 2019-06-01by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
Language:
  • English

There are a number of ways to extract data from a production line. In factory automation, sensors are used in work cells to gather data for inspection or to trigger other devices. These sensors fall into multiple categories – photoelectric, fiber optic, proximity, ultrasonic, and vision are the most common.