STINGRAY - The Transformer Camera

Allied Vision Technologies, one of the leading providers of cameras and components in the industrial image processing market, has been a valued partner of internationally active companies for years. Highly qualified development and application engineers as well as qualified optoelectronic experts have a unique know-how when it comes to a client’s individual solutions and applications. Once you have decided on the benefits of digital image processing, you will not do better than the FireWire cameras by Allied Vision Technologies.

The STINGRAY falls into the mid-range in terms of price, but offers a breadth of functions unrivaled in its class and an unbeatable price/performance ratio. The six different versions are equipped with a fast FireWire IEEE1394b interface and high-end CCD sensors in color and monochrome, with resolutions from VGA up to 2 megapixels. To meet the highest requirements in the industry, the STINGRAY comes optionally in a version with a copper daisy chain connection or 1 x copper combined with 1 x GOF connector (2 x optical fiber on LCLC).


  •  IEEE 1394b (S 800 daisy chain)
  •  Industry proven and robust housing
  •  B/W and Color
  •  C-Mount, optional: CS-Mount
  •  angle head and board level version are available on request
  •  Medical design on request

Image preprocessing features:

  •  Auto controlled Gain, Exposure, White Balance
  •  Color Correction, HUE, Saturation
  •  Realtime Shading Correction
  •  Programmable LUT
  •  2x ... 8x binning / sub-sampling
  •  High SNR mode

Smart Framegrabber Features:

  •  32 MB on-board
  •  Deferred image transport
  •  Trigger delay
  •  Multi-shot, mirror image
  •  Sequence mode, user sets
  •  SIS (Secure Image Signature)

Available models:

  •  STINGRAY F-033B/C & STINGRAY F-033B/C fiber, Progressive, 656x494, 84 fps, 1/2" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-046B/C & STINGRAY F-046B/C fiber, Progressive, 780x580, 61 fps, 1/2" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-080B/C & STINGRAY F-080B/C fiber, Progressive, 1032x776, 31 fps, 1/3" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-125B/C & STINGRAY F-125B/C fiber, Progressive, 1292x964, 30 fps, 1/3" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-145B/C & STINGRAY F-145B/C fiber, Progressive, 1388x1038, 16 fps, 2/3" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-146B/C & STINGRAY F-146B/C fiber, Progressive, 1388x1038, 15 fps, 1/2" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-201B/C & STINGRAY F-201B/C fiber, Progressive, 1624x1234, 14 fps, 1/1.8" CCD
  •  STINGRAY F-504B/C & STINGRAY F-504B/C fiber, Progressive, 2452x2056, 9 fps, 2/3" CCD