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Bobcat 320 - Shortwave Infrared Camera

The Bobcat-320 is a small, high performance shortwave infrared camera. Its thermoelectric cooler ensures excellent low noise and low dark current characteristics.

The Bobcat-320 targets cost-sensitive volume markets such as laser beam analysis applications, sorting & recycling industry and investigation of defects inside silicon semiconductor material. This shortwave infrared camera comes with a CameraLink or GigE Vision interface and has a low weight, low power consumption and is small in size.

With the Bobcat-320 SWIR camera you can look through glass, so the use of standard available C-Mount lenses and protective camera housings is no problem. Again making this infrared camera affordable for a wide variety of industrial applications.

Xenics Bobcat 320 Technical Specifications
Camera ModelBobcat-320-CLBobcat-320-GigE
Array typeInGaAsInGaAs
Spectral band0.9 μm to 1.7 μm0.9 μm to 1.7 μm
Resolution 320 x 256 320 x 256
Pixel pitch 20 μm 20 μm
Array cooling TE1-stabilized TE1-stabilized
Full well capacity 125 k e- 125 k e-
Pixel operability > 99 % > 99 %
Optical interfaceC-mountC-mount
Maximum frame rate (full frame)100 Hz or 400 Hz100 Hz or 400 Hz
Window of interestMinimum size 32x4 (only for 400 Hz model)Minimum size 32x4 (only for 400 Hz model)
Exposure time range1 µs to 40 ms1 µs to 40 ms
Dynamic range61 dB61 dB
ADC14 bit14 bit
Camera ControlCameraLinkGigE Vision
Digital output14 bit CameraLink14 bit GigE
TriggerTrigger in or out (configurable)Trigger in or out (configurable)
Power consumption2.8 W4 W
Power supply12 V12 V
Ambient operating temperature range-40ºC to 70ºC (industrial components)-40ºC to 70ºC (industrial components)
Dimensions (W x H x L mmᵌ)55 x 55 x 7255 x 55 x 82
Weight camera head285 g334 g