Machine Vision Systems

Machine Vision Systems

Vision HAWK Smart Camera

Vision HAWK Smart Camera

  • Scalable
  • Powerful
  • Easy to Use
  • Fully Integrated
  • Rugged Design
  • Advanced Optical System
  • Easy connection to industrial control systems through Microscan Link
  • Industrial protocols for production environments
  • Fully integrated with processor, autofocus
    lens and illumination
  • Optional C-mount lens and color sensor models available
  • Simplified programming with AutoVISION®
  • Advanced programming with Visionscape®
The Vision HAWK® is a flexible industrial smart camera that delivers powerful vision capabilities in a compact, easy-to-use package. Developed for vision users of all experience levels in a broad range of applications, the Vision HAWK features an intuitive vision interface, optional C-mount lens design, integrated lighting, high resolution optical zoom, and simple plug and play connectivity.

With the Vision HAWK, both integrators and end-users have a scalable, fully integrated vision solution to confidently solve any inspection, verification, or auto ID application.

Powerful Capabilities:
  Features a robust tool set to address a wide range of automation challenges using vision technology. Combined with patented liquid lens autofocus, the Vision HAWK can easily cover almost any vision or barcode application.

Advanced Optical System:  High resolution modular optical zoom system enables the Vision HAWK to inspect objects and labels at distances from 20 mm to 800 mm and beyond.

Rugged Design:  The Vision HAWK features a rugged industrial design with a cast alloy IP65/67 enclosure and M12 connectors. Integrated Ethernet protocols are included for high speed communication.

Vision HAWK Smart Camera: Capabilities
  • 1D/2D symbol decoding
  • Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
  • Symbol Quality Verification and OCV
  • Dynamic part location
  • Assembly verification
  • Dimensional measurements
   Plus Visionscape Option
  • Image transformation and scaling
  • Precision calibration
  • Custom vision tools (scripting)
  • Program Control functions
  • 50+ machine vision tools

MECHANICAL (Integrated Optics)
Height: 1.59” (40.5 mm)
Width: 2.27” (57.6 mm)
Depth: 3.79” (96.3 mm)
Weight: 10 oz. (280 g)

MECHANICAL (C-Mount Optics)
Height: 4.03” (102.3 mm)
Width: 2.27” (57.6 mm)
Depth: 1.59” (40.5 mm)
Weight: 11 oz. (320 g)

LIGHT SOURCE (Integrated Optics)
Type: High output LEDs

SENSOR OPTIONS
Sensor: 1/3 inch
WVGA: CMOS, 752 by 480 pixels, up to 60 fps
SXGA (Mono & Color): CCD, 1280 by 960 pixels, up to 20 fps
WUXGA: 2/3 inch sensor, CMOS, 2048 by 1088 pixels, up to 48 fps (only available in C-mount configuration)

SHUTTER OPTIONS
WVGA: 25μs to 100ms (1/40,000 to 1/10), default = 400μs (1/2,500)
SXGA (Mono & Color): 6μs to 100ms (1/150,000 to 1/10), default = 666μs (1/1,500)
WUXGA: 25μs to 100ms (1/40,000 to 1/10), default = 400μs (1/2,500)

SOFTWARE OPTIONS
WVGA, SXGA (Mono), WUXGA:
AutoVISION included, Visionscape and Verification/OCV upgrades available
SXGA (Color): Visionscape included

COMMUNICATION INTERFACE
Interface: RS-232, Ethernet TCP/IP, EtherNet/IP, PROFINET I/O

Accessories
Part Number Description
98-000143-01 Adapter plate kit, QX Hawk to Quadrus EZ, MS-9 or HE1500 mounting
98-000144-01 Right angle mirror kit, QX Hawk
98-000146-01 Window replacement, QX Hawk
98-000147-01 15° Lens kit, QX Hawk
98-000147-02 30° Lens kit, QX Hawk
98-000147-03 45° Lens kit, QX Hawk
98-000147-04 12° Lens kit, QX Hawk
98-000205-01 Glass window kit with IR Filter
98-000206-01 Glass window kit
98-000206-02 Lexan window kit with metal bezel
98-000148-01 L bracket kit, QX Series
98-000215-01 Demo Kit, AutoVISION - supports Vision MINI and Vision HAWK
QX-1 and Cordsets
98-000103-02 QX-1 Interface Device
61-000148-02 QX Cordset, Common, M12 12 Pin, Socket(Screw-on) to M12 12 Pin Plug(Screw-on), 3M
61-000162-02 QX Cordset, Common, M12 12 Pin, Socket(Screw-on) to M12 12 Pin Plug(Screw-on), 1M
61-000153-02 QX Cordset, Host, Serial M12 12 pin Socket(Screw-on) to DB9 Socket, 1M
61-000164-02 QX Cordset, Host, Serial, M12 12 pin Socket(Screw-on) to DB9 Socket, 3M
61-000152-02 QX Cordset, Host, Serial, M12 12 pin Plug (Screw-down) to DB9 Socket, 1M
61-000165-02 QX Cordset, Host, Serial M12 12 pin Plug(Screw-on) to DB9 Socket, 3M
61-000163-02 QX Cordset, Host, Ethernet, M12 8 pin Plug(Screw-on) to RJ45, 3M
61-000160-02 QX Cordset, Host, Ethernet, M12 8 pin Plug(Screw-on) to RJ45, 1M
61-000161-02 QX Cordset, M12 12 pin Plug(Screw-on) to MS-5100, 3M
61-000166-02 QX Cordset, M12 12 Pin Plug(Screw-on) to Flying Leads, 3M
61-000167-02 QX Cordset, M12 12 Pin Socket(Screw-on) to Flying Leads, 3M
FIS-0210-0001G MS-Connect 210, Connectivity Box with Display
FIS-0210-0002G MS-Connect 210, Connectivity Box
FIS-0210-0003G MS-Connect 210, Connectivity Box with Display and Ethernet
FIS-0210-0004G MS-Connect 210, Connectivity Box with Ethernet
98-000013-04 Relay Module, 120VAC, 3 Amp Output, Series 70, Type SM, for MS-Connect 210
98-000013-05 Relay Module, 240VAC, 3 Amp Output, Series 70, Type SM for MS-Connect 210
98-000013-06 Relay Module, 24VDC, 3 Amp Output, Series 70, Type SM for MS-Connect 210
61-000204-01 ASSY, CABLE, POWER SMART SERIES TO QX-1
Power Supplies
97-000012-01 QX Power Supply, 24V, M12 12 pin Socket, USA/Euro Plug
97-000012-04 QX Power Supply, 24V, M12 12 pin Plug, USA/Euro Plug
Package Detector/Sensor
99-000020-02 QX Photo sensor, M12 4pin Plug, NPN, Dark On, 2m
99-000020-01 QX Photo sensor, M12 4pin Plug, NPN, Dark Off, 2m
Mounting and Connectors
98-500006-01 Mounting Plate Kit, Flat, Custom Surfaces
20-610024-01 Trigger Connector, 4-pin Plug (screw terminal and field wireable) (for self wiring)
98-000037-01 Extension Kit, All Scanners, 6 inch
98-000054-01 Kit, Mounting Stand Base Plate, Small
98-000016-01 Mounting Arm/Adapter Kit, MS-820/QX-830/QX-870, 6 inch
99-000056-01 Accessory, Bracket, DOAL 50 to QX Hawk
99-000058-01 Accessory, Bracket, DOAL 75 to QX Hawk
99-000060-01 Accessory, Bracket, DOAL 100 to QX Hawk
99-000050-01 Accessory, Bracket,R-100 TO QX Hawk
99-000052-01 Accessory, Bracket,R-60/70 TO QX Hawk
99-000061-01 Accessory, Bracket, DOAL to C-MOUNT QX Hawk
99-000049-01 Accessory, Bracket,R-100 TO C-MOUNT QX Hawk
99-000051-01 Accessory, Bracket,R-60/70 TO C-MOUNT QX Hawk
File Type Description Download Link
SPEC Specification Sheet Vision HAWK Specification Sheet visionhawkspec.pdf
CON Configuration Guide Vision HAWK Configuration Guide visionhawkconfigquickstart.pdf
FWU Firmware Vision HAWK Firmware Update Guide Firmware-Update-Guide-Vision-HAWK-and-Vision-MINI.pdf
EDS Electronic Data Sheet Vision HAWK Electronic Data Sheet Vision_HAWK_32-000009-01.zip
GSD General Station Description Vision HAWK GSD File Vision_HAWK_GSD_File.zip
MAN User Manual Vision HAWK User Manual visionhawkguide.pdf
CAD CAD File Vision HAWK Drawings Vision_HAWK_Drawings.zip
QS Quick Start Guide Vision HAWK Quick Start Guide visionhawkconfigquickstart.pdf
CERT Certificates Vision HAWK Certificates Vision_HAWK_Certificates.zip

Industrial Lubricant Manufacturer Relies on Machine Vision for Product Quality and Traceability

Industrial Lubricant Manufacturer Relies on Machine Vision for Product Quality and Traceability

For industrial and automotive lubricant manufacturer Sinopec Group of Beijing, China, timely and accurate data collection using Microscan’s Vision HAWK Smart Camera is central to maintaining process efficiency, product quality, and traceability in the company's lean environment.

Four Common Pharmaceutical Packaging Applications with Visionscape® I-PAK®

Four Common Pharmaceutical Packaging Applications with Visionscape® I-PAK®

The Visionscape I-PAK inspection system is the proven solution chosen by major pharmaceutical manufacturers worldwide. Based on a selection of powerful machine vision tools and a simple user interface, I-PAK meets demanding pharmaceutical industry requirements, such as 21 CFR Part 11, for reliable, accurate, and validated inspection of labels and products.

All-in-One Automated Printing and Inspection Solution Ensures Traceability throughout the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

All-in-One Automated Printing and Inspection Solution Ensures Traceability throughout the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Learn how pharmaceutical manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim utilizes Microscan's AutoVISION machine vision product suite to inspect packaging for regulatory compliance and ensure traceability of products throughout the supply chain.

Smart Cameras and Machine Vision Software Ensure Correctness and Readability of Data Matrix Codes for Device Traceability

Smart Cameras and Machine Vision Software Ensure Correctness and Readability of Data Matrix Codes for Device Traceability

BRUNATA-METRONA places great importance on the quality of its products, including the readability of product codes for manufacturing and supply chain traceability. To ensure this accuracy, the company chose Microscan Vision HAWK smart cameras, capable of reading several small Data Matrix codes on each product from variable distances.

Machine Vision Provides Fast and Precise Defect Detection in Electronics Packaging

Machine Vision Provides Fast and Precise Defect Detection in Electronics Packaging

Packaging solutions provider Superpak uses automated, inline machine vision inspection to ensure precise dimensional measurements of carrier tape for electronic components, replacing manual quality checks for improved consistency and continuous production.

Automated Vision Inspection and Parts Traceability in Automotive Assembly Process

Automated Vision Inspection and Parts Traceability in Automotive Assembly Process

At their facility in Shanghai, TRW Automotive completely automates their assembly line using Microscan smart cameras, barcode readers, and lighting equipment to guide robotics, detect quality issues, and ensure each component is tracked from start to finish.

Efficient and Reliable Data Matrix Decoding on Vial Trays Using Microscan Smart Camera

Efficient and Reliable Data Matrix Decoding on Vial Trays Using Microscan Smart Camera

Research institute Friedrich Miescher Laboratory (FML) relies on an all-in-one solution using Microscan's Vision HAWK C-Mount Smart Camera to accurately and efficiently read and ensure the presence of Data Matrix codes on 96 vials at once.

Microscan X-Mode Technology

Microscan X-Mode Technology

Microscan X-Mode technology provides industry-leading decode performance on both directly-marked and printed symbols. X-Mode decoding algorithms are available on several Microscan platforms from laser barcode scanners to 2D barcode imagers to machine vision cameras and software.

Vision HAWK Smart Camera
Part Number Description
Integrated Lens
GMV-6800-1410G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1510G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1210G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1310G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1414G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1514G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1214G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1314G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1412G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1512G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1212G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1312G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1416G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1516G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1216G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1316G Vision HAWK Smart Camera WVGA Built in Light, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1400G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1500G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1200G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1300G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2 MP, AutoVISION, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1404G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1504G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1204G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1304G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2 MP, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1402G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1502G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1202G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1302G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, Auto Vision + Visionscape, 45 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1422G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA Color, 12 Degree, Visionscape
GMV-6800-1522G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA Color, 15 Degree, Visionscape
GMV-6800-1222G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA Color, 30 Degree, Visionscape
GMV-6800-1322G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA Color, 45 Degree, Visionscape
GMV-6800-1406G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 12 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1506G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 15 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1206G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 30 Degree Lens
GMV-6800-1306G Vision HAWK Smart Camera SXGA Built in Light, 1.2MP, Auto Vision + Visionscape + Verification/OCV, 45 Degree Lens
C-Mount Lens
GMV-6800-1010G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WVGA, 0.4MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION
GMV-6800-1014G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WVGA, 0.4MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV
GMV-6800-1012G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WVGA, 0.4MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape
GMV-6800-1016G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WVGA, 0.4MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV
GMV-6800-1000G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA, 1.2MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION
GMV-6800-1004G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA, 1.2MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV
GMV-6800-1002G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA, 1.2MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape
GMV-6800-1006G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA, 1.2MP, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV
GMV-6800-1022G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, SXGA Color, C-Mount, Visionscape
GMV-6800-1030G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WUXGA, 2MP, MONO, C-Mount, AutoVISION
GMV-6800-1034G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WUXGA, 2MP, MONO, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Verification/OCV
GMV-6800-1032G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WUXGA, 2MP, MONO, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape
GMV-6800-1036G Vision HAWK Smart Camera, WUXGA, 2MP, MONO, C-Mount, AutoVISION + Visionscape + Verification/OCV

Software
Part Number Description
98-000217-01 AutoVISION to Visionscape Upgrade
98-000217-02 AutoVISION/Visionscape Verification & OCV License Upgrade
98-000217-03 AutoVISION to Visionscape Upgrade with Verification & OCV License