Kowa LM16JC – 16mm F/1.6 Compact Lens

Kowa LM16JC – 16mm F/1.6 Compact Lens

The LM16JC 16mm fixed focus lens features locking aperture and focus settings. Compatible with 2/3, 1/2, and 1/3 Format sensors. C-Mount style lens.


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Product Description

16mm F/1.4 Machine Vision Lens

The Kowa LM16JC is a 16mm F/1.4 fixed focus lens designed for machine vision application.  Locking screws on both the aperture and focus rings hold setting securely in place for dynamic applications.  Although designed for 2/3 Format sensors, it may be used for 1/2 and 1/3 Format sensors with a reduced field of view.  See specifications for additional details.

Kowa LM16JC Dimensions

Kowa LM16JC Details
Focal Length 16mm
Focal Length Sort Order 16
Lens Type Fixed Focal Length
Image Size 2/3" (8.8 x 6.6 x 11mm)
Iris Range (F-Stop) F1.4 - 16
Angle of View 1/2" (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 22.2 x 16.6 x 27.7°
Angle of View 1/1.8" (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 23.8 x 18.7 x 31.2°
Angle of View 2/3" (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 30.5 x 22.8 x 38.3°
TV Distortion -1.50%
Minimum Object Focus Distance (1/2") (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 80.1 x 59.6 x 101.2mm
Minimum Object Focus Distance (1/1.8") (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 90.6 x 67.3 x 114.7mm
Minimum Object Focus Distance (2/3") (Hor. x Ver. x Dia.) 111.8 x 82.6 x 142.7mm
Focusing Range 0.2m
Flange Back 17.526mm in air
Back Focus 12.1mm in air
Filter Thread Size M27x0.5
Front/Rear Effective Diameter Front Φ12.0mm / Rear Φ12.8mm
Mount C-mount
Exit Pupil Location -48.9mm
Temperature Range -10°C ~ +50°C
Storage Temperature Range -20°C ~ +60°C
Resolution: Center/Corner Center 100lp/mm / Corner 40lp/mm
Weight 55g
Original specifications posted
Kowa JC Series Brochure PDF 1.1M Download File
LM16JC Datasheet PDF 332k Download File
LM16JC CAD Drawing DXF 206k Download File
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