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Grasshopper2 CCD GigE Vision Camera


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The fully redesigned Grasshopper2 camera series is the next generation version of the high performance Grasshopper and offers users a GigE Vision digital interface. The Grasshopper2 uses the same form factor as the existing Grasshopper and a selection of the same image sensors, and adds several new features, including enhanced opto-isolated general purpose I/O and improved imaging performance.

2.0 MP
  • Sony ICX274 CCD, 1/1.8", 1/1.8", 4.4 m
  • Global Shutter
  • 1624x1224 at 29 FPS
  • GS2-GE-50S5C-C
    5.0 MP
  • Sony ICX625 CCD, 2/3", 2/3", 3.45 m
  • Global Shutter
  • 2448x2048 at 15 FPS

    A/D Converter 14-bit
    Video Data Output 8, 12, 16 and 24-bit digital data
    Image Data Formats Y8, Y16, (all models) RGB, YUV411, YUV422, YUV444, Raw8, Raw16, (color models)
    Partial Image Modes Pixel binning and region of interest (ROI) modes
    Image Processing Gamma, lookup table, hue, saturation, and sharpness
    Gain Automatic/Manual/One-Push Gain modes
    3.6 dB to 24 dB
    Gamma 0.50 to 4.00
    White Balance Automatic/manual modes, programmable via software
    High Dynamic Range Cycle 4 gain and exposure presets
    Color Processing On-camera in YUV or RGB format, or on-PC in Raw format
    Digital Interface Gigabit Ethernet interface with screw locks for camera control and data
    Transfer Rates 1000 Mbit/s
    GPIO 8-pin Hirose HR25 GPIO connector for power, trigger, strobe, PWM, and serial I/O, 1 opto-isolated input, 1 opto-isolated output, 2 bi-directional I/O pins
    External Trigger Modes IIDC Trigger Modes 0, 1, 3, 14, and 15
    Synchronization Via external trigger, software trigger, or free-running
    Shutter Global Shutter
    Automatic/Manual/One-Push/Extended Shutter modes
    0.03 ms to >30 seconds (extended shutter mode)
    Image Buffer 32 MB frame buffer
    Memory Channels 2 memory channels for custom camera settings
    Flash Memory 512 KB
    Dimensions 44 x 29 x 58 mm excluding lens holder and connectors (metal case)
    Mass 86 g (without optics or tripod mounting bracket)
    Power Consumption 8-30 V, <4.7 W, via GPIO or interface
    Camera Specification GigE Vision v1.2
    Camera Control via FlyCapture SDK, CSRs, or third party software
    Camera Updates In-field firmware updates
    Lens Mount C-mount
    Temperature Operating: 0 to 45C; Storage: -30 to 60C
    Emissions Compliance CE, FCC, RoHS
    Operating System Vista SP1, Windows 7
    Warranty Three years

    Development Kit Contents
    The Grasshopper2 does not offer a Development Kit

    Emissions and RoHS Compliance

    FCC / CE Compliance

    This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense.

    You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not expressly approved in this manual could void your authority to operate this equipment.

    RoHS / WEEE Compliance

    This product is RoHS and WEEE compliant.

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