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Selecting an object and traffic detection sensor technology

Selecting a Sensor Technology

Post date: 3 weeks 3 days ago
Advances in sensor technology are driving size and cost of sensors down rapidly, while improving performance dramatically. The Acroname team has put together this short guide to help make some sense of the technologies available today: Laser Rangefinders:             Use lasers and Time of Flight...

LightWare LW20 LiDAR - half the size, twice the performance, infinitely better.

Post date: 11 months 3 weeks ago
LightWare Optoelectronics and Acroname are proud to announce the brand new LW20 and SF20 100m laser sensors. The LW20, with an IP67 enclosure, and the open-frame SF20 are now available for pre-order in our webstore.     Introduction: The LW20 and SF20 miniature laser rangefinders offer high...

Resetting IP Address of Hokuyo UST-10LX and UST-20LX Sensors

Post date: 1 year 2 months ago
A few customers have mentioned that, when trying to reset the Hokuyo UST-10LX or UST-20LX sensors to the factory default IP address, the reset procedure found in the product specification may not reset the IP address properly. Per the UST-20LX Product Specification 2014.6.12, the process to reset...
LightWare SF40/C

LightWare Product Comparison Chart

Post date: 1 year 8 months ago
Below is a handy chart comparing the LightWare sensors that Acroname stocks.   If you are interested in a model not listed here, just let us know - we can order anything in the LightWare catalog for you.   Model Application Range (m) Update rate (per second) Outputs Weight (grams...

Comparison of 3D Sensors Paper

Post date: 1 year 9 months ago
Check out this interesting paper on 3D camera options by Gerald Rauscher, Daniel Dube, and Andreas Zell. It has a ton of well collected data on various ToF and structured-light sensors, including information about standard deviation of distances and error estimations. If you ever wondered why you'd...
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