ABOUT CANON USA

Canon Optoelectronic Components, Integrating the Latest Technologies. Canon has been developing industrial components with super-high levels of precision and accuracys using its optical technologies gained and accumulated for over half a century. Canon now has a line of products that integrate cutting-edge optical technologies, electronic circuit technologies, and super-precision fabrication technologies, meeting the needs of our customers everywhere from research and development to production lines.

HOT PRODUCTS

Brushless DC Motor: BN16 Brushless DC Motor: BN16

The new inner rotor type BN16 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, miniature pumps, respiratory/ventilation devices, etc. The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation. The BN16 inner rotor type brushless motor is able to generate a very low noise and quick response. Integrated circuit options and a built-in driver are made available for this product. A wide range of gearbox and encoder options are available.

5 Axis Micro Drilling Scanhead 5 Axis Micro Drilling Scanhead

The new 5 Axis Micro Drilling Scanhead is designed with high resolution, precision, and accuracy for applications requiring infinitely flexible scan beam pattern delivery. The scanhead features a wide precession angle up to 20° for variable taper and shapes.

Brushless DC Motor: BN08 Brushless DC Motor: BN08

The new inner rotor type BN08 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, portable medical devices, miniature pumps, etc.  The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation.

Brushless DC Motor: BN22 Brushless DC Motor: BN22

The new inner rotor type BN22 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, miniature pumps, respiratory/ventilation devices, etc. The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation. The BN22 inner rotor type brushless motor is able to generate a very low noise and quick response. Integrated circuit options and a built-in driver are made available for this product. A wide range of gearbox and encoder options are available.

Motion Control Products: Actuators Motion Control Products: Actuators

Canon’s actuator units are part of the family of dc-motor products that are custom manufactured to achieve the exact speed, power, and currents required for OEM applications. These units are developed and designed by the utilization and implementation of simulation techniques combined with motors. The small, lightweight actuators are designed to customer specifications with very high levels of customer satisfaction.

Motion Control Products: Coreless Motors Motion Control Products: Coreless Motors

Canon’s coreless motors are part of the family of dc-motor products that are custom manufactured to achieve the exact speed, power, and currents required for OEM applications. These motors feature a small footprint, high power output, and a low moment of inertial that provides quick response rates and high controllability. They are ideal for many applications including cameras and pumps. Customization and other options are available on request.

Motion Control Products: Ironcore Motors Motion Control Products: Ironcore Motors

Canon’s ironcore motors are part of their family of dc-motor products that are custom manufactured to achieve the exact speed, power, and current required for OEM applications. These motors are available in a variety of sizes and windings with options such as gears and encoders to fulfill any requirement.

Motion Control Products: Brushless Motors Motion Control Products: Brushless Motors

Canon’s brushless motors are part of the family of dc-motor products that are custom manufactured to achieve the exact speed, power, and currents required for OEM applications. These compact, high-power motors are offered in outer rotor types with high rotational stability and quick response, as well as in inner rotor types equipped with reduction gears and encoders.

Inner Rotor Type Brushless Motor: BY54 Inner Rotor Type Brushless Motor: BY54

The new inner rotor type BY54 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as dialysis systems, lab automation, medical pumps, etc. The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency (max 80%, rated 75%).

Digital Encoder Galvano Scanner: GM-1000 Series Digital Encoder Galvano Scanner: GM-1000 Series

The GM-1000 series of digital encoder galvano scanners is comprised of four different models with variations in beam diameter, scan angles, small step response, and resolution. Each model has a compact physical profile, super low thermal drift, and extreme high resolution, precision, and accuracy.

Motion Control Products: DC-Motors Motion Control Products: DC-Motors

Canon offers a variety of brushless, coreless, and ironcore dc-motors that are custom manufactured to achieve the exact speed, power, and currents required for OEM applications. These motors are supplied with attached gears, pinions, pulleys, lead wires, and conductors in order to reduce OEM labor and material costs.

Miniature Optical Encoders For Medical Positioning Devices Miniature Optical Encoders For Medical Positioning Devices

The SR series of miniature optical encoders has been designed to fit into motion control devices with limited space, such as robotic arms for surgery, nanopositioning stages, microscopes, and other medical devices.

Laser Rotary Encoders For Highly Accurate Angle Sensing Laser Rotary Encoders For Highly Accurate Angle Sensing

Canon USA has developed laser rotary encoders that can provide 81,000 pulses with a 36-mm diameter by using the light-diffraction interference method in conjunction with a semiconductor laser acting as the light-emitting element.

Digital Laser Scanner/Galvano Scanner Digital Laser Scanner/Galvano Scanner

The Digital Laser/Galvano Scanner series from Canon includes three different models with various features and application areas. Each Galvano scanner has digital servo controllers and encoders, ensuring good temperature characteristics.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Canon USA, Inc. Optoelectronic Components

1 Canon Park

Melville, NY 11747

UNITED STATES

Phone: 1-800-OK-CANON

Contact: Taiki Iida

ADDITIONAL CONTACT INFORMATION

Canon USA, Inc. Motion Control Products Group
3300 N First St.
San Jose, CA, 95134
United States

Phone: 408-468-2323
dkatchi@cusa.canon.com
Contact: Daisuke Katchi

VIDEOS

  • Video: Introducing The RV-Series 3D Machine Vision System
    Video: Introducing The RV-Series 3D Machine Vision System

    The Machine Vision RV-Series from Canon is made up of a group of systems that are specifically designed to work as the “eyes” of robotic arm systems. Benefits for using these machine vision systems include one-time measurements of 3D pose, high-speed recognition, improved productivity, and reduced production costs. This series is ideal for use in industrial production applications such as automobile parts manufacturing, car manufacturing, and electronics manufacturing.

  • New Immersion Grating For Astronomy Applications
    New Immersion Grating For Astronomy Applications

    Sukegawa Takashi from Canon USA, Inc. Optoelectronic Components introduces the new Canon Immersion Grating. With a size that is 1/27th of typical spectroscopy devices and the ability to cover infrared frequencies from 1 to 20 micrometers, this immersion grating is ideal for astronomy, satellites, and large ground-based telescope applications.

  • RA-532H Surface Reflectance Analyzer Video Introduction
    RA-532H Surface Reflectance Analyzer Video Introduction

    The new RA-532H Surface Reflectance Analyzer from Canon USA, Inc. Optoelectronic Components is capable of surface measurements at three different angles (20°, 60°, and 85°). Utilized measurement methods include standard compliant gloss, haze, Image Clarity (IC), and 1-D and 2-D BRDF (Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function) measurements. The analyzer can be used for a variety of evaluation and inspection applications with many types of surfaces such as film, paper, and automotive, printed, or painted surfaces.

  • High Speed 5 Axis Micro Drilling Scanhead In 2016
    High Speed 5 Axis Micro Drilling Scanhead In 2016

    We were fortunate enough to meet with Taiki Iida at Canon to hear about two brand new releases.

  • Rapid Prototyping Solutions And More
    Rapid Prototyping Solutions And More

    Ron Travis with Canon gives us an overview of what they were displaying at the show, most notably their optical rotary and linear encoders, their laser Doppler velocity sensors, and their digital Galvano laser scanners for laser drilling, laser welding, laser etching, and rapid prototyping applications.

  • Scanners, Sensors, And Encoders For A Wide Range Of Applications
    Scanners, Sensors, And Encoders For A Wide Range Of Applications

    Ronald Travis, sales manager with Canon USA, introduces us to his company’s line of miniature optical encoders, galvano scanners, laser Doppler velocity sensors, and rotary encoders at Photonics West 2013.

  • Live From SPIE DSS 2012: Canon Sensors, Encoders, And Scanners For Various Applications
    Live From SPIE DSS 2012: Canon Sensors, Encoders, And Scanners For Various Applications

    Ron Travis, sales manager at Canon U.S.A., tells us about their SR Series of ultra-miniature optical encoders, laser rotary encoders, laser doppler velocity sensors, and galvano scanners. These products are used in a wide variety of applications such as motion and speed control, robotics, manufacturing equipment, and more.

  • Laser Rotary Encoders By Canon
    Laser Rotary Encoders By Canon

    This video contains information on Canon’s Laser Rotary Encoders, or rotation angle sensors, and describes their benefit over conventional rotary encoders.

  • High Speed, High Precision Laser Scan System
    High Speed, High Precision Laser Scan System

    This video provides information on Canon’s high speed, high precision laser system and how it’s used to detect angle positions and to control galvano mirrors.

FEATURED DOWNLOADS

  • Surface Reflectance Analyzer: RA-532H Catalog

    The RA-532H is the first portable Surface Reflectance Analyzer in the industry that allows for the instant analyzation of almost any material surface and visualizes the results for the main four surface conditions. This analyzer’s comprehensive and reliable analysis can help to improve and maintain high-quality product appearance anywhere and anytime.

  • Building Quality And Precision into DC Motors Is More Than A Process

    Too often the words quality and precision are tossed around indiscriminately. What do they actually mean describing a manufacturer’s reputation to produce and deliver products? Is it the design or manufacturing process that ensures quality? Is it having products that seldom fail? Or, is it just peppering the spoken and written word with the terms, with little meaning behind them?

  • The Nuts And Bolts Of Brushless DC Motors

    An overview of BLDC motors, their basic components, how they operate, how they differ and where they are used.

  • New Tool Measures 4 Surface Appearance Quality Conditions Simultaneously

    If surface appearance quality is critical to your product, learn about a new manufacturing-friendly tool that allows you to establish numerical standards for and measure four conditions of surface quality: gloss, haze, image clarity, and BRDF including Canon’s new parameter “Scattering C20, C60.” 

  • Canon Proposes Imaging Solutions Business To Utilize Compact Multipurpose Module Camera

    Canon Inc. announced today that the Company has committed to a proposed new imaging solutions business that will leverage the optical and sensor technologies the Company has cultivated over many years. As the first step in establishing this business, Canon is developing a compact multipurpose module camera that the business will employ: the MM100-WS. Canon plans to display the camera as a reference exhibit at the Canon booth at various future events.

  • Brushless DC Motor: BN16

    The new inner rotor type BN16 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, miniature pumps, respiratory/ventilation devices, etc. The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation. The BN16 inner rotor type brushless motor is able to generate a very low noise and quick response. Integrated circuit options and a built-in driver are made available for this product. A wide range of gearbox and encoder options are available.

  • Can Your Laser Micro Drilling System Do All This?

    The recent introduction of 5-axis laser micro drill system expands the limits of micrometer range drilling. Canon’s unique technology creates flexible hole shapes and wider angles at significantly higher processing speeds. Stent production, injector hole drilling and micromachining will benefit.

  • Brushless DC Motor: BN08

    The new inner rotor type BN08 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, portable medical devices, miniature pumps, etc.  The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation.

  • Brushless DC Motor: BN22

    The new inner rotor type BN22 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications such as infusion pumps, miniature pumps, respiratory/ventilation devices, etc. The motor features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency and cooler operation. The BN22 inner rotor type brushless motor is able to generate a very low noise and quick response. Integrated circuit options and a built-in driver are made available for this product. A wide range of gearbox and encoder options are available.

  • Inner Rotor Type Brushless Motor: BY54 Datasheet

    The new inner rotor type BY54 brushless motor is designed to support a wide range of medical applications, and features high output in a compact design while offering high efficiency (max 80%, rated 75%). The BY54 is also able to generate a very low noise and quick response.

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