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Bobcat 320 - SWIR Camera

The Bobcat-320-Gated SWIR camera operates in the 0.9 to 1.7 µm spectral band. It provides extremely short integration times down to 100 ns. The Bobcat-320-Gated makes use of a highly sensitive uncooled InGaAs detector that has a 20 µm pixel pitch. This compact gated imaging camera contains real-time on-board image processing and image correction. All at a very favorable price point.

A special feature of the Bobcat-320-Gated is the programmable trigger-out delay between the internally generated trigger-out pulse and the start of integration. It is configurable from 100 ns up to 1 ms in steps of 100 ns, or 1 ms to 40 ms (in standard mode). With all these features, the Bobcat-320-Gated SWIR camera is ideally suited for gated imaging applications and the inspection of hot or fast moving objects.

Xenics Bobcat 320 Gated Technical Specifications
Camera ModelBobcat-320-Gated-CLBobcat-320-Gated-GigE
Array typeInGaAsInGaAs
Spectral band 0.9 μm to 1.7 μm 0.9 μm to 1.7 μm
Resolution 320 x 256 320 x 256
Pixel pitch20 μm20 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) 400 Hz 400 Hz
Window of interest Minimum size 32 x 4 Minimum size 32 x 4
Exposure time range 0.1 µs to 40 ms 0.1 µs to 40 ms
Dynamic range 61 dB 61 dB
ADC 14 bit 14 bit
On-board image processing Auto-Gain, Auto-Offset, Auto-Exposure (for 400 Hz CameraLink version) Auto-Gain, Auto-Offset
Camera controlCameraLinkGigE Vision
Digital output 14 bit CameraLink 14 bit GigE
TriggerTrigger in or out (configurable)Trigger in or out (configurable)
Power consumption 2.8 W 4 W
Power supply 12 V 12 V
Ambient operating temperature range -40ºC to 70ºC (industrial components) -40ºC to 70ºC (industrial components)
Dimensions (WxHxL mmᵌ) 55 x 55 x 72 55 x 55 x 82
Weight camera head 285 g 334 g