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  • Color FireWire Board Camera
  • 1/4" Sony CCD
  • Global Shutter
  • 640x480 Resolution
  • Up to 60 fps
  • Trigger Input + I/O

  • : Discontinued
  • SKU: DFM 21BF04-ML

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The Imaging Source FireWire CCD color board cameras are designed to be a cost-effective OEM imaging module for a wide variety of machine vision applications. The board cameras ship with highly sensitive Sony CCD sensors, which output a well balanced color video stream with very little noise. Their FireWire interface ensures the read out of images is extremely fast, simplifies cabling and provides communication for precise timing in machine vision applications. The board cameras are priced to be competitive and consequently are predestined for cost-sensitive applications.

General Behavior
Video formats @ Frame rate 640x480 UYVY @ 60, 30, 15, 7.5, 3.75 fps
640x480 BY8 @ 60, 30, 15, 7.5, 3.75 fps
Sensitivity 0.10 lx
Dynamic range 8 bit
Interface (optical)
IR cut filter no
Sensor specification Sony ICX098BQ
Shutter Global
Format 1/4 "
Resolution H: 640, V: 480
Pixel size H: 5.6 µm, V: 5.6 µm
Lens mount M12x0.5
Interface (electrical)
Supply voltage 4.5 to 5.5 VDC
Current consumption approx 500 mA at 5 VDC
Interface (mechanical)
Dimensions H: 50 mm, W: 50 mm, L: 56 mm
Mass 165 g
Adjustments (man)
Shutter 1/10000 to 30 s
Gain 0 to 36 dB
White balance -2 dB to +6 dB
Adjustments (auto)
Shutter 1/10000 to 30 s
Gain 0 to 36 dB
White balance -2 dB to +6 dB
Max. temperature (operation) -5 °C to 45 °C
Max. temperature (storage) -20 °C to 60 °C
Max. humidity (operation) 20 % to 80 % non-condensing
Max. humidity (storage) 20 % to 95 % non-condensing