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2015

December 21, 2015
  • Not Sure Which Profiler for You?
  • Unfamiliarity with Laser
  • Measure the Unmeasurable is now possible!
  • Follow the Trend of Traceability
  • Try Out These Techniques When You Perform an In-Depth Analysis
  • With this Latest Image Processing Sensor
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
December 14, 2015
  • Expert Tricks of Machine Vision Inspection
  • Time Saving Tips for Dimensional Measurement of Automotive Parts
  • What Makes our 2D/3D Profiler Different?
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
  • Useful Information! Examples of Digital Microscope Observations in Research and Development Facilities for 12 Industries
  • A High-resolution (0.1 μm), Contact-type Displacement Sensor That Can be Installed at Low Cost
December 07, 2015
  • Maintenance-free Contact-type Displacement Sensor
  • Finding it Difficult to Perform Measurements? Try out the High-Speed Optical Micrometer now!
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • [New Product] Software HMI That Can Be Used on a PC
  • Reasons Why Users of Optical Comparators and Hand Calipers Have Selected the Image Dimension Measurement System
  • 1D and 2D Code Readers for Every Application
  • Learning about Connector Part Defect Analysis from the Basics
  • Improving Production with Image Sensors! Learn the Simple Techniques to Prevent Defective Products.
  • Versatile RGB Color Sensors For Any Application
November 30, 2015
  • Use Explanatory Diagrams to Learn about Measurement Techniques Using Non-contact Displacement Measuring Instruments!
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Mechanisms and Countermeasures against Static Cling
  • Learn the Key Points to Major Reductions in Dimension Inspection Time from Actual Examples
  • Improving Production with Image Sensors! Learn About Techniques for Preventing the Release of Defects.
  • Master Magnified Observation and Measurement of Solder
November 24, 2015
  • Constantly Worried Whether You Have Sufficient Safety Precautions?
  • Various Causes of Static Electricity Problems and the Solutions
  • Would You Like to Perform In-Line, 100% Inspections of Dimensions?
  • Quick Facts about Marking on Metal Workpieces
  • What Is This Completely Innovative Dimension Measurement System?
  • What Are the Advantages of a Code Reader with a Field of View That Is 4x Larger Than Conventional Products?
  • How Can I Improve the Analysis Capability of My Current Microscope?
  • Where did Image Processing Start From?
November 16, 2015
  • Learn the Basics Behind the Latest Microscope Technology
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
  • Eight Carefully Selected Examples for Learning about High-Precision Dimension Measurement Techniques
  • Would You Like to Perform In-Line, 100% Inspections of Dimensions?
  • The IV Series, an Easy-to-Use Vision Sensor That Eliminates the Need to Refer to Manuals
  • Versatile Laser Heads for Any Application
November 09, 2015
  • 21 Megapixel Camera: Accurate Detections of Minor Defects in a Wide Field of View
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
  • [New Product] Network Communication Unit for Ultra-compact Code Readers
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • Highly Durable and Long-life Outer Diameter Measuring Instrument without Moving Parts
  • Connect Your Barcode Reader to a PLC in Just 5 Minutes!
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • 20 Examples of Dimensional Measurements Using Virtual Lines
  • Tips for Writing Digital Microscope Acceptance Plans from Users Who Have Purchased Them!
November 02, 2015
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • New Applications Now Possible With the IM-6225 Ring-Illumination Unit
  • How Do You Efficiently Perform Clearance and Height Measurement?
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Learning the Latest Machine Vision Inspection Techniques from the Food and Medical Industries
  • Need a Durable and Dependable Photoeye?
October 26, 2015
  • An Illustrated Guide to Digital Microscope Technology
  • Introducing the Manual Auto-Generator Function
  • Have Targets with Irregular Shapes? Unusual Surface Finishes? Different Colors?
  • A High-accuracy, Contact Displacement Sensor That Makes a Variety of Network Connections Easy
  • What Are the Advantages of Profilometers?
  • Professional Techniques for Metal Marking
  • Learn How to Improve Your Dimension Measurement Work from 10 Examples
  • Easy Guide for Connecting a Code Reader and a PLC
October 19, 2015
  • Learn about "thickness and width" as well as "position control" with a textbook that teaches you about measurement
  • Suggestions for New Ways to Use the "4-in-1 Digital Microscope" and Lenses
  • [New product] You can now measure the dimensions of 99 points in a mere 3 seconds. The measuring stability of the IM Series has been even further improved!
  • Basic Information on Lasers That Can Be Learned in Just 10 Minutes
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Image Processing: Color Extraction
October 13, 2015
  • Tips for Dimension Inspection, Lathe Processing and Molding Edition
  • Master Magnified Observation and Measurement of Solder
  • Adhering to the Latest Safety Standards?
  • The Latest Edition of Our Incredibly Popular "Master of Static" Series
  • Why Are KEYENCE Optical Micrometers so often used at Manufacturing Sites?
  • Nine Examples of Improvements Using Touch Panel Speech Synthesis
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • 5 Keys for Improving Profits with Machine Vision
October 05, 2015
  • A High-Speed Optical Micrometer That Defies the General Concept That It Is Difficult to Perform Measurements
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • How Does the IM Series Lead to Improved Quality and Reduced Costs? Image Dimension Measuring System Q & A
  • A Vast Selection of Fiberoptic Heads with a High-Function Amplifier!
  • Do You Have The Difficulties With Code Readers?
September 28, 2015
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • Reducing the Time Required for Inspections of Compact and Precision Components. Examples of Dimension Measurement Improvements
  • Techniques for Saving Time by Using a Digital Microscope
  • [Quality Control Professional] What Are Some Examples of Laser Marking Applications for the Automotive Industry?
  • Easily Align Safety Light Curtains with the Industry's Top Alignment Tool
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • A Quiz for Checking Your Image Processing Skills
  • New Contents Now Available!
    You can use these documents to help you correctly select non-contact displacement meters.
September 21, 2015
  • Microscope Technical Guide (Tips for Maximizing Microscope Usage)
  • An Introduction to LS-7000 Series Non-Contact Micrometers
  • Change Your Laboratory with the Completely New Image Dimension Measurement System.
  • Metal Marking Techniques of Experts Who Use Laser Markers
  • Detect Colors With Confidence!
September 14, 2015
  • What Makes our 2D/3D Profiler Different?
  • A High-resolution (0.1 μm), Contact-type Displacement Sensor That Can be Installed at Low Cost
  • Time Saving Tips for Dimensional Measurement of Automotive Parts
  • Useful Information! Examples of Digital Microscope Observations in Research and Development Facilities for 12 Industries
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
  • Versatile RGB Color Sensors For Any Application
  • Fast and Simple Techniques for PLC Data Collection and Tooling Changes
  • Expert Tricks of Machine Vision Inspection
September 07, 2015
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • "Master of Static," Explaining the Mechanisms of Static Electricity with Illustrations
  • Changing from Red Lasers to Blue Ones
    What Is the Secret of the Advanced Stability of Blue Laser Inspection System?
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Learn the Basics Behind the Latest Microscope Technology
August 31, 2015
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Use Explanatory Diagrams to Learn about Measurement Techniques Using Non-contact Displacement Measuring Instruments!
  • Mechanisms and Countermeasures against Static Cling
  • Learn the Key Points to Major Reductions in Dimension Inspection Time from Actual Examples
  • Master Magnified Observation and Measurement of Solder
  • Improving Production with Image Sensors! Learn About Techniques for Preventing the Release of Defects.
  • 2D Code Verification Guidebook
  • Damaged Light Curtains Causing Downtime?
August 24, 2015
  • Fix the Problems of Dimension Measurements That Were Difficult with a Projector and a Measuring Microscope!
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
August 18, 2015
  • Learn the Basics Behind the Latest Microscope Technology
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
  • Would You Like to Perform In-Line, 100% Inspections of Dimensions?
  • The IV Series, an Easy-to-Use Vision Sensor That Eliminates the Need to Refer to Manuals
  • Eight Carefully Selected Examples for Learning about High-Precision Dimension Measurement Techniques
  • Versatile Laser Heads for Any Application
  • The CV-X Series generates operator manuals for image processing with the click of a button.
  • New Additions to the KV-7000 Series: Positioning Unit and High-speed Counter Unit
August 11, 2015
  • Learn about "thickness and width" as well as "position control" with a textbook that teaches you about measurement
  • Sensor Setting Guide providing quick solutions!
  • "Master of Static," Explaining the Mechanisms of Static Electricity with Illustrations
  • A Technical History of Image Processing - Vol.1 – Camera
August 03, 2015
  • Learn from Actual Examples in the Medical Care Industry! The Key Points of Magnified Observation That Improve Quality
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
July 27, 2015
  • Learning the Latest Machine Vision Inspection Techniques from the Food and Medical Industries
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • How Do You Efficiently Perform Clearance and Height Measurement?
  • Need a Durable and Dependable Photoeye?
  • New Applications Now Possible With the IM-6225 Ring-Illumination Unit
  • Three Options Have Been Added to the Code Reader SR-1000 Series for Improved Reading Performance
  • "GT2 Series" Contact Sensor That Can Be Installed in a Variety of Different Devices
July 21, 2015
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
July 13, 2015
  • Required Reading for Engineers: Examples of the Latest Appearance Inspections for Electric and Electronic Parts
  • Hard guarding slowing you down?
  • Learn from the Automotive Industry! The Latest Image Processing Applications
  • High-speed Positioning Unit, a New Addition to the Ultra High-speed PLC KV-7000 Series
  • Collection of 2D Dimension Measurement Inspection Examples That Are Easy to Perform and Have Ultra-high Accuracy in the Order of 0.1 μm
  • Eliminate the Release of Defective Products! Why Do People Select the In Line Dimensional Measurement System TM Series for 100% Inspections?
  • Static Eliminator SJ Series, Which Can Be Installed After the System Is Up and Running
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
July 06, 2015
  • Hear Stories From IM Series Users That Have Cut Inspection Time to 1/50th!
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
June 29, 2015
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • Changing from Red Lasers to Blue Ones
    What Is the Secret of the Advanced Stability of Blue Laser Inspection System?
  • Direct Parts Marking Guide for 2D Code Readers
  • How to Get the Most from a Digital Microscope
  • Laser Marker Application Examples in the Automotive and Parts Supplier Industries
  • Why Do People Select KEYENCE's Image Dimension Measurement System, a "Completely Innovative Measuring Instrument"?
  • "IV Series," a Presence/Absence Discrimination Vision Sensor with Outstanding Flexibility
  • Image Processing: Stain Tool
June 22, 2015
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • Introducing the New Pencil-Type Head for the GT2 Series!
June 15, 2015
  • [New Product] Modular Type PLC KV-7000 Series with "the Industry's Highest Speed and Most Advanced Storage"
  • New Applications Now Possible With the IM-6225 Ring-Illumination Unit
  • Looking For a Tough and Versatile Sensor?
  • KEYENCE's "Sensor Textbook," Your First Step toward Productivity Improvements, Is Complete!
  • A must-see for developers! Three pieces of observation advice for evaluating new materials and construction methods.
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Learn about the Principles of Edge Detection, Which Expands Your Range of Image Processing Applications
June 08, 2015
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • Clogged Pressure Sensors Causing Downtime?
June 01, 2015
  • Download a Free Copy of the Latest in Our Series of Technical Documents: Image Processing OCR Tool
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide -Setting & Usage-
  • Clogged Pressure Sensors Causing Downtime?
  • A High-Speed Optical Micrometer That Defies the General Concept That It Is Difficult to Perform Measurements
  • Direct Parts Marking Guide for 2D Code Readers
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • The IV Series, an Easy-to-Use Vision Sensor That Eliminates the Need to Refer to Manuals
  • Inspection Systems and Data Management Don't Need to be Separate
May 25, 2015
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Introducing the New Pencil-Type Head for the GT2 Series!
May 18, 2015
  • "Master of Static," Explaining the Mechanisms of Static Electricity with Illustrations
  • Presenting the Image Processing Textbook "Image Processing -Image Filters: Part 2-"
  • [New Product] VT5 Series Touch Panel with Best-in-class 16.77 Million Color Display and 1024 x 600 Pixels
  • A Laser Glossary That Explains Everything from Basic to Specialized Terms
  • New Standard of Fiberoptic Sensors
  • For Beginners
    Ways to Select the Latest and the Optimal Measuring Instruments For Shiny Workpieces
  • Image Dimension Measuring System Speeds Up and Simplifies Complex Inspections
  • A microscope that eliminates the need for focus adjustment?! Everyone is talking about our new digital microscope!
    Observation example materials organized by industry now available.
May 11, 2015
  • Presenting the Second Part of Our Greatly Popular "Image Processing Useful Tips" Omnibus!
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • Introducing the New Pencil-Type Head for the GT2 Series!
May 04, 2015
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • A Pencil Shaped, Air Push Type Has Been Added to the GT2 Series of Contact Sensors!
  • Clogged Pressure Sensors Causing Downtime?
April 27, 2015
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • Drastically Reduced Dimension Measurement Time
  • 20 Devices, Including New Products, Added to the Lineup! Image Processing Peripheral Catalog
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
  • [Collector's Edition] These Are the Latest Applications of Displacement Sensors Organized according to Manufacturing Process!
    "Automotive, Semiconductor, and Metal Industries Editions"
  • The Optimal Fixed-Type Code Reader for Manufacturing Devices and Conveyor Lines
  • Learn the Basics Behind the Latest Microscope Technology
April 20, 2015
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • [New Product] A Hybrid Laser Marker with Both High Quality and High Output!
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • Clogged Pressure Sensors Causing Downtime?
April 13, 2015
  • Easily Align Safety Light Curtains with the Industry's Top Alignment Tool
  • Techniques for Saving Time by Using a Digital Microscope
  • A Tough Contact Displacement Sensor That Can Even Be Used in Oily Environments
  • The KV Nano Series Makes the Positioning Control of Multiple Axes Easy!
  • Why Was That Company Successful? "Image Dimension Measurement System, Examples of Implementation Benefits"
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Download of the Complete Set of 100 Questions & Answers about Laser Markers
April 06, 2015
  • You Can Clearly See Low-contrast Targets! Techniques for Observation with Digital Microscopes
  • Increased Quality! Actual Examples of Inspections Using Vision Sensors That Improve Results in the Automotive Industry
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
  • MD-X Series Laser Marker: High Power, High Precision
  • Introducing the New Pencil-Type Head for the GT2 Series!
March 30, 2015
  • Image Processing: Color Extraction
  • A New Guide for Measuring Instruments!
    Selection Guide for Workpiece Measurement—Large Workpiece Edition
  • Automatic Counting of Foreign Substances and Contaminants with Particle Analysis
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Sets New Standard for Code Reading
  • A Optical Comparator That Can Measure Virtual Lines without Needing to Perform Calculations
  • Cut Your Sensor Stock in Half
  • Detections That Were Difficult with Reflective Sensors Can Be Done Easily with This Vision Sensor!
March 23, 2015
  • The New Function "LumiTrax" Makes Image Processing Systems Even Simpler.
  • Color Camera Support & Easy Setup - The IV Series "Vision Sensor"
  • Renewed Image Processing Peripheral Catalog with Lens Selection Guide!
  • An Introduction to Our Image Sensor-PLC Connection Guide
  • PLC Debugging Tricks for Immediate Identification of the cause of the problem
  • Multi-axis Control with a Compact PLC!
March 16, 2015
  • Easy Positioning, Torque, and Synchronization Control!
  • [New] Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • A Color Sensor that Combines Technology and Simplicity
  • Comprehensive Measurement Guide
  • Microscope Technical Guide: Lens Technology
  • What Causes Static Electricity and How is it Prevented?
  • How Does the IM Series Lead to Improved Quality and Reduced Costs? Image Dimension Measuring System Q & A
March 09, 2015
  • Comprehensive Study Tools are Now Available for Free Download at the Measurement Library!
  • Learn about "thickness and width" as well as "position control" with a textbook that teaches you about measurement
  • Do You Have Problems with Variations in Measured Values Obtained with Laser Displacement Sensors?
  • Learning Materials on Outer/Inner Diameter, Vibration, and Eccentricity Measurement
  • A Tough Contact Displacement Sensor That Can Even Be Used in Environments with Splashing Oil and That Sports a Detecting Durability of 100 Million Cycles
  • Must-read Key Points for the Print Quality of 2D Symbols!
  • Static Eliminator General Catalog Full of Static Elimination Techniques and Applications
March 02, 2015
  • Fully Automatic! Just Place and Press to Perform 99 Points of Dimensional Measurements Instantly!
  • Earning Rave Reviews around the World! An Image Sensor That Uses KEYENCE's Newly Developed Algorithm
  • Best Practices For Bow, Flatness and Profile Measurement
  • Need a Durable and Dependable Photoeye?
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Sets New Standard for Code Reading
  • Learn About Our Robust and Highly Accurate Digital Contact Sensor!
February 16, 2015
  • Collection of Error-Proofing Applications Made Possible with Vision Sensors
  • The Marking Library, a Place to Acquire Laser Marking and Processing Knowledge and Techniques, Is Now Open
  • Measurement Techniques of Experts Who Use 2D Displacement Meters, Second Edition
  • Techniques for Reusing Existing Programs
  • Looking For a Tough and Versatile Sensor?
  • New Applications Now Possible With the IM-6225 Ring-Illumination Unit
  • The Optimal Material for Training! An Introductory Guide for KEYENCE Digital Microscopes
February 03, 2015
  • How to Get the Most from a Digital Microscope
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Renewed Image Processing Peripheral Catalog with Lens Selection Guide!
  • KEYENCE Releases an Adjustable Illumination Type Image Dimension Measurement System! Even Greater Improvements to Inspection Stability!
  • Easily Align Safety Light Curtains with the Industry's Top Alignment Tool
  • A Digital Micrometer with Excellent Environmental Resistance
  • Comprehensive Guide on Our Most Durable and Longest Lasting Contact Sensor Yet
January 19, 2015
  • [New product] You can now measure the dimensions of 99 points in a mere 3 seconds. The measuring stability of the IM Series has been even further improved!
  • NEW! Techniques for Process Control & Inspection
  • PLC Debugging Tricks for Immediate Identification of the cause of the problem
  • A Pencil Shaped, Air Push Type Has Been Added to the GT2 Series of Contact Sensors!
  • Basic Information on Lasers That Can Be Learned in Just 10 Minutes
  • A must-see for developers! Three pieces of observation advice for evaluating new materials and construction methods.
  • Check Out Our Pneumatic Pressure Transducer Lineup
January 06, 2015
  • Need a Durable and Dependable Photoeye?
  • Compilation of Non-contact Measurement Techniques That Can Be Studied from Successful Examples in 9 Industries
  • Our Image Dimension Measurement System Leads to Shortened Time Requirements! Collection of Actual Examples of Installation Results (Incoming Inspection Edition)
  • Learn from Actual Examples in the Medical Care Industry! The Key Points of Magnified Observation That Improve Quality
  • [KAIZEN] What Are the Advantages of Using Vision Sensors to Enable Visualization of Inspection Processes?
  • NEW Powerful Autofocus Code Reader Makes Setup Simple
  • Detections That Were Difficult with Reflective Sensors Can Be Done Easily with This Vision Sensor!

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