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Machine vision software recommendations?

Machine vision software recommendations?

Machine vision software recommendations?

I would like to begin working with machine vision and am looking for software recommendations.  While working with robotics in the past I used Adept's machine vision/motion packages.  Now I'm looking for a set of tools not related to robotics.

I would like to have multi-camera 3D capabilities, high-speed is not a requirement and my budget is $1k.  I have been looking at NI's Vision Development Module for LabVIEW but it is priced just over $3k- too high for me to justify purchasing today.

Anything compatible with LabVIEW or Visual Studio 2005 would be great but any recommendations will be appreciated!



RE: Machine vision software recommendations?

You might poke around www.cognex.com

RE: Machine vision software recommendations?

If you're interested in 3D vision system and safety related, I saw at a recent fair in Nuremburg by Pilz (www.pilz.com) a system called SafetyEye. Very impressive but probably out of your budget. Interesting from an engineering perspective though.

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