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Ultra-compact industrial camera with IEEE 1394b interface

Guppy PRO F-046

Guppy PRO F-046
Guppy PRO F-046
Concentrated simplicity

Guppy PRO – Small economical FireWire camera

Guppy PRO F-046 with Sony ICX415 runs 62.0 frames per second at 0.5 MP resolution.

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The Guppy PRO is Allied Vision’s smallest economical FireWire camera. Its ultra-compact and extremely robust industrial housing unites quality with performance and enables it to be integrated in the smallest spaces. The wide range of CCD and CMOS sensors with a range of different reso- lutions enables you to choose the ideal Guppy PRO for your particular needs.

Technical data

Interface IEEE 1394b - 800 Mb/s, 1 port
Resolution 780 (H) × 580 (V)
Sensor Sony ICX415
Sensor type CCD Progressive
Sensor size Type 1/2
Pixel size 8.3 µm × 8.3 µm
Lens mount (default) C-Mount
Max. frame rate at full resolution 62 fps
ADC 14 Bit
Bit depth 8-12 Bit
Monochrome pixel formats 8/12/16
Raw pixel formats 8/12/16
Operating temperature +5 °C to +45 °C
Power requirements (DC) 8 V to 36 V
Power consumption <3.5 W (@ 12 VDC)
Mass 80 g
Body dimensions (L × W × H in mm) 44.8 × 29 × 29 (including connectors)
Regulations CE: 2014/30/EU (EMC), 2011/65/EU, including amendment 2015/863/EU (RoHS); FCC Class B
  • Look-up table (LUT)
  • Gamma correction
  • Color correction
  • Area of interest (AOI), separate AOI for auto features
  • Binning
  • Sub-sampling
  • Auto gain (manual gain control: 0 to 24.4 dB)
  • Auto exposure (41 µs to 67 s)
  • Trigger programmable, level, single, bulk, programmable delay
  • Storable user sets

Scope of delivery

  • Camera and IEEE 1394b cable (other configurations on request)

This inexpensive, reliable mainstream machine vision camera addresses a wide range of imaging applications. With its ultra-compact housing, the Guppy PRO F-046B/F-046C is the perfect fit for all applications with space constraints.

  • Machine vision
  • Robotics (robust housing, lightweight camera)
  • Quality control
  • Semiconductor inspection
  • Industrial inspection
  • ITS/traffic monitoring

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Allied Vision approved machine vision accessories have been selected by our experts to deliver best possible image quality to your application with the greatest possible reliability. Our technicians and engineers conduct extensive tests with accessories such as lenses and interface cables in combination with our cameras. That way, we can recommend the best possible accessories and ensure maximal performance of your Allied Vision camera.

Perfectly connected – thanks to powerful software

Vimba Suite

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Thanks to our in-house software you can easily integrate our cameras into any system and manage them centrally.

Vimba runs on Windows, Linux, and Linux for ARM.
With Vimba, you can acquire images and control your Allied Vision camera instantly, program complex vision applications or connect to third-party libraries.

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