Sony XC-ST50 B&W CCD Camera

Sony XC-ST50 B&W CCD Camera

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Product Description

The Sony XC-ST50 is a very popular choice for basic machine vision applications. The XC-ST50 incorporates the latest signal processing technology in a compact B&W camera module. An external trigger design enables the electronic shutter duration to be specified pulse width of an input trigger or by a switch setting located on the camera back panel. All major camera parameters can be adjusted by switch settings on the camera back. These features, along with high picture quality, high shock, vibration tolerance, and small dimensions make the XC-ST50 an ideal choice for demanding machine vision applications.

Easy to use of and flexible user interface, Sony’s XC-ST50 1/2-inch CCD B&W Camera is perfect for image processing as well as equipment vision applications. The brand-new XC-ST50 is a small, light weight camera integrating the most up to date 1/2″ IT CCD featuring HAD technology supplying 768(H) x 494(V) effective picture components and also including a C-Mount type lens install. Its small dimension allows the video camera to function fantastic in space limited and remote head applications.

Xc-ST50 Features:

  • High Sensitivity using the 1/2″ CCD with HAD technology.
  • All controls outside the camera
  • Simplified and more flexible trigger from previous models
  • Small, light weight, one piece camera
  • Excellent vibration and shock characteristics
  • Small and light weight power adaptor
Sony XC-HR57 Details
Camera SpecificationsDetail:
Image Device 1/2 type IT CCD
Image Device Value Monochrome
Effective Pixels 768 x 494
Camera Interface Analog
Lens Mount C-mount
Horizontal Frequency 15.734 kHz +/-1%
Flange Back 17.526 mm
Vertical Frequency 59.94 Hz
Resolution VGA
External Sync Frequency +/- 1%
Sync System Internal / External (auto)
External Sync Signal HD / VD (2 ~ 5 Vp-p)
Jitter less than +/- 50 nsec
Scanning System 625 lines
50 fields/s
2:1 Interlaced
Gain AGC (0-18 dB)
Manual (0-18 dB)
Fixed (0 dB) Selectable
Gamma ON / OFF
External Trigger Shutter / Speed 1/4 ~ 1/10000 s
Shutter Speed 1/100 ~ 1/10000 s
Video Output Specifications Detail:
Horizontal Resolution 570 TV lines
Minimum Illumination 0.3 lx (F1.4
without IR cut filter)
S/N Ratio 60 dB
Sensitivity 400 lx
F8 (g compensation ON
0 dB)
Signal System EIA standard
Video Output 1.0 Vp-p
75 Ω
General Specifications Detail:
Dimensions (W x H x D) 44 x 29 x 57.5 mm
Weight 110 g
Power Requirements DC12 V +/-10%
Power Consumption 2.0 W
Operating Temperature -5 to 40°C (23 to 113 °F)
Storage Temperature -30 to 60 °C (-22 to 140 °F)
Operating Humidity 20 to 80 % (no condensation)
Storage Humidity 20 to 95 % (no condensation)
Vibration Resistance 10 G (20 ~ 200 Hz)
Shock Resistance 70 G
MTBF 70600 hrs.
Regulatory Compliance UL1492
FCC Class A Digital Device
CE (EN50081-2 + EN50082-2)
AS4251.1 + AS4252.2
XC-ST50 Datasheet PDF 179k Download File
XC-ST50 User Manual PDF 593k Download File
XC Camera Feature Comparison PDF 17k Download File
XC Accessories Chart PDF 38k Download File
XC Shutter Modes PDF 32k Download File
Interlaced Scan Technology PDF 26k Download File
Glossary of Camera Terms PDF 45k Download File
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