SHIMPO INSTRUMENTS, A Division of NIDEC-SHIMPO AMERICA CORP., has released its latest instrument with the ST-329 & ST-329BLLED Stroboscope Array. The Series ST-329 & ST-329BL are permanent mount LED stroboscope arrays utilizing super bright CREE, high powered LED lamps. The ST-329 emits standard light for typical high speed applications while the ST-329BL uses special black light LED’s ideal for UV ink applications. The ST-329/329BL arrays are available in several standard sizes from 9.25” (235 mm) to 65” (1650 mm) in length. Custom sizes are available upon request. The arrays are easily mountable on production equipment. An optional mounting adapter kit is available to aid in array installation. A separate control enclosure is connected with 6.5’ (2 m) cable to the array. Operation is simple with the 8 button keypad and large, backlit LCD display. Phase shift, flash duration, plus flash rate are all quickly adjustable via the controller. The unit can work off user programmed flash frequency or from a remote sensor’s signal which will automatically adjust to corresponding process fluctuations.
The ST-329/329BL is designed for speed and frequency measurements in the printing, packaging, textile, automotive, cable, mining, steel, chemical, optical, medical and shipbuilding industries in various applications.