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Ultra-compact industrial camera with IEEE 1394b interface

Guppy PRO F-146

Guppy PRO F-146
Guppy PRO F-146
Concentrated simplicity

Guppy PRO – Small economical FireWire camera

Not for new designs

Last time buy: August 31, 2024 | Last time shipment: August 31, 2026

Guppy PRO F-146 with Sony ICX267 runs 17.0 frames per second at 1.4 MP resolution.

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 1388 (H) × 1038 (V)
Sensor Sony ICX267
Sensor type CCD Progressive
Sensor size Type 1/2
Pixel size 4.65 µm × 4.65 µm
Lens mount (default) C-Mount
Max. frame rate at full resolution 17 fps
ADC 12 Bit
Bit depth 8-bit to 12-bit
Monochrome pixel formats 8/12/16
RGB color pixel formats RGB8
Raw color pixel formats (Bayer) 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 (45 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)

The Guppy PRO F-146B/F-146C is a very compact, robust IEEE 1394b camera. It suits for several applications:

  • Machine vision
  • Robotics
  • Logistics
  • Healthcare and medical imaging
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Multimedia
  • Event documentation
  • ITS/Traffic monitoring

Software and firmware

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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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