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2016

December 26, 2016
  • Learning about Resin Marking and Processing Using Lasers
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • Incredibly Stable Position-Based Sensor
  • Have You Struggled with Lighting?
  • 19 Ways to Reduce Dimensional Measurement Time
  • KEYENCE's "Sensor Textbook," Your First Step toward Productivity Improvements, Is Complete!
  • Learn about Static Electricity Problems and Corresponding Measures in Just 5 Minutes
  • Why Opinions of KEYENCE Code Readers are High in the Food and Medical Industries
December 19, 2016
  • Take A Guess for The Measurement Time
  • Is Your Marking/Printing Fading Away?
  • Fundamental Principles of 5 Types of Sensors
  • Microscope's Surprising Realities
  • New Measurement Solutions - Connector Industry Edition
  • Have You Struggled with Lighting?
  • 7 Interesting Detection Techniques
December 12, 2016
  • Has Dimension Measurements Work Increased Too Much Lately?
  • Laser Glossary
  • Read Multiple Barcodes with One Unit!
  • Observation Capability Selected by More Than 10,000 Companies, Digital Microscope VHX Series
  • Safety Device with Advanced Functionality
  • Examples of Yield Kaizen using Vision Systems
  • The World's First Ultra-high-accuracy Contact Sensor with KEYENCE's Image Processing Technology
  • Best Practices for Thickness Measurement and Position Control
December 05, 2016
  • Pencil Type Contact Sensor
  • Laser Marking Test Report - Circuit Boards
  • Full Range of Microscope Lens
  • Simultaneous Measurement for Static & Humidity
  • Your Detection Can Be Effortless
  • 2 Answers for Vision Systems
  • 20 Virtual Line Examples for Measurement
November 28, 2016
  • A Vision Sensor the Size of Your Thumb That Supports Detection over a Large Area
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Learning about Resin Marking and Processing Using Lasers
  • Digital Fiberoptic Sensor Training Guide
  • 100 Image Processing Tricks from Actual Stable Detection Examples [Image Enhance Edition Vol. 3]
  • Do You Have Samples That Make Dimensional Measurements Difficult?
  • The Ability to Even Read 2D Codes Covered in Oil at High Speed
November 21, 2016
  • 7 Practices for a Stable Detection
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • Beautiful Magnified Observation Images
  • Related to Cutting Work?
  • Master Guide: Measurement Instrument Series
  • Inline Vision System Techniques
  • Learn About the Latest Traceability Systems!
November 14, 2016
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Contact Displacement Sensors with No Measurement Errors that Use KEYENCE's Proprietary Detection Principle
  • Improving Dimension Inspection Reliability and Speed
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Do You Have Difficulty Reading Blurry Barcodes?
  • An Illustrated Guide to Digital Microscope Technology
  • High Performance Distance-Based Sensor
  • 100 Image Processing Tricks Learned from Actual Stable Detection Examples [Preprocessing Edition vol. 1]
November 07, 2016
  • Static Elimination Encyclopedia
  • 3 Types of Microscope Lighting Techniques
  • New Laser Sensor Series, Designed to Fit All Applications
  • Batch Measurement in 3 Seconds
  • Examples of Yield Kaizen using Vision Systems
  • Laser Glossary
  • Extra High-Speed, Extra Accuracy
October 31, 2016
  • Reading Multiple Barcodes at the Same Time
  • 19 Ways to Reduce Dimensional Measurement Time
  • Five Reasons to Switch from Dial and Height Gauges to Non-contact Measurement Systems
  • The Causes of Static Cling of Foreign Particles and Debris
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • How Can You Get Convincing Magnified Observation Images and Analysis Results?
  • A High-power Photoelectric Sensor That Is Resistant to Oil and Water
  • Your First Vision System - A Beginner's Guide (Vol. 1)
October 24, 2016
  • R & D in Measurement
  • What Are the Advantages of a Code Reader with a Field of View That Is 4x Larger Than Conventional Products?
  • Laser Glossary
  • What Principles is Your Sensor Based on?
  • 6 Things to Take Note for Laser Sensors
  • Troubleshooting for Die-Casting
  • Interested in Automotive Process?
October 17, 2016
  • Safety Device with Advanced Functionality
  • Image Processing Introductory Seminar
  • An Image Dimension Measurement System That Also Measures Height
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Do You Consider Gauging Probes Consumable?
  • Learning about Resin Marking and Processing Using Lasers
  • The New Standard for Code Reading
  • Using Digital Microscopes to Improve Analysis
October 11, 2016
  • Safety Comes in This Light Curtain
  • Having Problems with Your Connector Parts?
  • Digital Micrometer Full Line Up
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Master of Static
  • Small but Brilliant
  • Mega-Power, Mega-Stable
October 03, 2016
  • Understand the Differences between Contact and
    Non-contact Displacement Sensors in Just 3 Minutes
  • Do You Have Samples That Make Dimensional Measurements Difficult?
  • 100 Image Processing Tricks Based on Real Stable Detection Examples [Preprocessing Edition Vol. 2]
  • New Innovative Technology for Color Detection
  • 12 Industries that Benefit from New Microscope Technology
  • KEYENCE's Ultra-compact Vision Sensor Is Popular due to Its Easy Configuration
  • Laser Glossary
  • KAIZEN with Code Readers
September 26, 2016
  • What Inspection is this?
  • Here Are Your 15 Choices
  • It's Quiz Time
  • 100 Targets At One Go
  • No More Soldering Defects
  • Enable Your I-DATUM
  • Just 1 Minute!
September 20, 2016
  • Reduce cost & timing with IM system
  • [Methods of Use for Digital Microscopes] - Example Applications for Cutting-Edge Research
  • Expert Vision System Techniques Vol. 2
  • How to Avoid Flow Meter Trouble
  • An Introduction to LS-7000 Series Non-Contact Micrometers
  • Contact Sensors That Don't Break Even After 100 Million Measurements
  • The Ability to Even Read 2D Codes Covered in Oil at High Speed
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
September 12, 2016
  • Read Small Codes
  • In Just 3 Seconds!
  • No More Focus Adjustment
  • Providing the Global Safety Standards
  • Laser Glossary
  • It Has Shrunk!
  • Your First Vision System - A Beginner's Guide (Vol. 1)
September 05, 2016
  • "Are Certain Wavelengths More Compatible with Specific Materials?"
    Laser Marker Technical Guide, Metal Marking Edition
  • Tips for Writing Digital Microscope Acceptance Plans from Users Who Have Purchased Them!
  • Deciding Factors for Adopting an Image Dimension Measurement System
  • Free Guide to Improving Traceability of Automotive Parts!
  • Digital Fiberoptic Sensor Training Guide
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • A Logical Explanation of How Static Electricity is Generated
  • Examples of Visibility Kaizen using Vision Systems
August 29, 2016
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • Top Down One-Stop Solutions
  • 100% Problems-Free!
  • Best Keep for Reference
  • From Manufacturing to Inspection
  • Quality Reassurance
  • No More Static Issues
  • Let the Camera Shine
  • Try Out the Non-Typical
August 22, 2016
  • A Vision Sensor the Size of Your Thumb
  • Laser Glossary
  • 2D Code Introduction Guide
  • Microscope Image Capture Techniques
  • 20 Real Applications of Image Processing Systems
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • Productivity Improvement Examples! See the Difference Simply Changing Dimension Measurement Systems can Make!
  • A High-Speed Optical Micrometer That Defies the General Concept That It Is Difficult to Perform Measurements
August 15, 2016
  • How Do You Efficiently Perform Clearance and Height Measurement?
  • Solve Selection Problems For Laser Sensors
  • Dealing With Static Electricity
  • Don't Damage Your Products
  • Measure Until Your Head Hurts?
  • Heavy Duty Pressure Sensors
  • Advanced Machine Vision Techniques
August 08, 2016
  • 99 Points In 3 Seconds
  • Vision System Top 10 Techniques
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • One Page Reference
  • Zooming Into The World Of Die-Casting
  • 100 Types of Fibre Units
  • What Are the Advantages of a Code Reader with a Field of View That Is 4x Larger Than Conventional Products?
August 01, 2016
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Maintenance-free Contact-type Displacement Sensor
  • Laser Glossary
  • Causes of and Countermeasures against Barcode Reading Defects
  • Learn New Ways to Use Digital Microscopes
  • The Latest Illumination Technology Makes It Possible to Measure Previously Unmeasurable Dimensions!
  • Your First Vision System, a Beginner's Guide (Vol. 2)
  • Safety Device with Advanced Functionality
July 25, 2016
  • Over 100 Types of Fibre Units
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • The Concept Of Developing Lenses
  • The Time-Saving Dictionary
  • Contact VS Non-Contact, Who Will Win?
  • Evolution Of Machine Vision Systems
  • 3-Step Method To Be Safe
July 19, 2016
  • Incredibly Stable Position-Based Sensor
  • Understand the Differences between Contact and
    Non-contact Displacement Sensors in Just 3 Minutes
  • Learn about Static Elimination from Actual Examples
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • 2D Code Verification Guide Book
  • 10 Points When Considering a Microscope
  • Making Measurement of Part Dimensions Faster and Easier
  • Have You Struggled with Lighting?
July 11, 2016
  • Kaizen 1: Cutting Work Made Easier!
  • Kaizen 2: Get the Sharp Observation We Have Been Aiming For
  • Kaizen 3: The Super RGB Sensor
  • Kaizen 4: Which Sensor Can Give You Quality Up, Cost Down?
  • Kaizen 5: Improvement In Code Reading
  • Kaizen 6: Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Kaizen 7: Proven Functions For Vision Inspection
July 04, 2016
  • Inline Vision System Techniques
  • Mechanisms of and Countermeasures against Adhesion of Foreign Particles
  • An Introduction to LS-7000 Series Non-Contact Micrometers
  • Learn about Our Latest Vision Sensor with Detailed Examples
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • 30 Examples of Microscope Observation to Teach You the Tricks to Increasing Quality (Automotive Industry Edition)
  • Introduction to Cutting, Pressing, and Resin Molding
June 27, 2016
  • Static Electricity Memo Vol. 1 & 2
  • Laser Glossary
  • A Legendary Detector
  • Extend Beyond Measurement?
  • No Need to Worry About Reading 2D Codes Anymore
  • Can We Convert Your Microscopes?
  • Stable 1D & 2D Displacement Measurement
June 20, 2016
  • New Innovative Technology for Color Detection
  • Free Guide to Improving Traceability of Automotive Parts!
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
  • Examples of Yield Kaizen using Vision Systems
  • Safety Device with Advanced Functionality
  • KEYENCE's "Sensor Textbook," Your First Step toward Productivity Improvements, Is Complete!
  • Learning about Resin Marking and Processing Using Lasers
  • An Image Dimension Measurement System That Also Measures Height
June 13, 2016
  • Sensors Divided by Detection Principles
  • Contact VS Non-Contact Measurement, Choose Wisely
  • Resolution, Tolerance, Repeatability of Microscope
  • Such a Small Vision Sensor
  • Do You Like Virtual Lines?
  • Expert Vision System Techniques Vol. 2
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
June 06, 2016
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
  • 10-Minute Lesson! Image Processing A to Z, Vol. 1
  • What is a Sensor? Sensor Basic Text
  • An Introduction to LS-7000 Series Non-Contact Micrometers
  • A Contact-type Displacement Sensor with a Tough Body and a New Measuring Principle
  • Techniques for Saving Time by Using a Digital Microscope
  • Examples of Measurement Time Reductions with Our Image Dimension Measurement System
  • No Need to Worry About Reading 2D Codes Anymore
May 30, 2016
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • 8 Differences You Can Feel
  • Q.C.D Improvement
  • The Conventional VS The Innovative
  • The Danger of Static Electricity
  • Vision System Top 10 Techniques
  • Sensor Basic Guide Book
May 23, 2016
  • KAIZEN with Code Readers
  • An Illustrated Guide to Digital Microscope Technology
  • Expert Vision System Techniques Vol. 2
  • High Performance Distance-Based Sensor
  • Best Practices For Bow, Flatness and Profile Measurement
  • What Are the GT2 Series High-Accuracy Digital Contact Sensor's Advantages, According to Mechanical and Electrical Engineers?
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Dimensional Measurement Improvement Examples [Automotive and Smartphone Components]
May 16, 2016
  • A Breakthrough in Measurement System
  • Static or Humidity, Measure All in One!
  • 1 Minute is All You Take
  • How Can a Laser Marker Apply to You?
  • Laser Sensors with Numerous Applications
  • Expand the Capability of Your Microscope
  • How to Use It Right?
  • Image Processing Made Easy!
May 09, 2016
  • Deciding Factors for Adopting an Image Dimension Measurement System
  • A must-see for developers! Three pieces of observation advice for evaluating new materials and construction methods
  • Your First Vision System - A Beginner's Guide (Vol. 1)
  • Small, Strong, and Simple Sensors
  • Introducing the Latest High-Accuracy Laser Displacement Sensor Technology
  • Learn about Static Electricity Problems and Corresponding Measures in Just 5 Minutes
  • "Are Certain Wavelengths More Compatible
    with Specific Materials?"
    Laser Marker Technical Guide, Metal Marking Edition
  • 2D Code Verification Guide Book
May 02, 2016
  • Learning about Lasers
  • The Guide to Select the Ideal Measurement Type
  • Reduce 5 MINUTES to 5 SECONDS
April 25, 2016
  • From 10 Minutes to 30 Seconds
  • Have You Seen This Microscope?
  • Laser Glossary
  • Hear What They Say!
  • A Sensor that Feels Just Like a Pen
  • Just 1 Press at Your Code Reader
  • Safety Support Guidebook
April 18, 2016
  • The New Standard for Code Reading
  • How Did They Reduce Their Dimensional Measurement Time?
  • 12 Industries that Benefit from New Microscope Technology
  • Examples of Yield Kaizen using Vision Systems
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • [New Product!] A Next-generation Vision Sensor that Supports a Variety of Detections and is as Small as Your Thumb
  • Are You Still Using Blades in Processing?
    Learn the Advantages of Laser Processing from This Guide
April 11, 2016
  • Weigh the Pros and Cons
  • 5 Ways to Get Your Measurement Equipment Right
  • As Shocking as the Static
  • Make Cutting Work Easier Than Ever
  • Lighting Techniques for Microscopes
  • Select a Laser Sensor Step by Step
  • Don't be Ruined by a Bad Configuration
  • [Special Edition] Amazed by the Size!
April 04, 2016
  • [New Product] Detect ANY Change in Appearance!
  • A Contact-type Displacement Sensor with Unsurpassed Accuracy and Durability and High Environmental Resistance
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • 100 Image Processing Tricks Learned from Actual Stable Detection Examples [Preprocessing Edition vol. 1]
  • Best Practices For Bow, Flatness and Profile Measurement
  • Laser Glossary
  • Fully Automatic! Just Place and Press to Perform 99 Points of Dimensional Measurements Instantly!
  • Eight Reasons for Switching to Digital Microscopes according to Experienced Users
March 28, 2016
  • Swap 4 Microscopes Into 1
  • Best Practices For Thickness Measurement
    and Position Control
  • OK or NG?
  • 100 Types of Fibre Units
  • Evolution Of The Vision System
  • Don't Take No for an Answer
  • Mark With Accuracy & Precision
March 22, 2016
  • Safety Device with Advanced Functionality
  • Master of Static - Mechanisms of Static Cling
  • Easy Guides for Measuring Instrument Selection and Usage
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
  • Tricks for Stabilizing and Measuring the Dimensions of Pressed Parts
  • 2D Code Verification Guidebook
  • Magnified Observation Techniques for Screws, Resin, Connectors, and Solder
  • Examples of Visibility Kaizen using Vision Systems
March 14, 2016
  • Reasons Why Users of Optical Comparators and Hand Calipers Have Selected the Image Dimension Measurement System
  • A High-Speed Optical Micrometer That Defies the General Concept That It Is Difficult to Perform Measurements
  • Learning about Connector Part Defect Analysis from the Basics
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Learn About the Latest Traceability Systems!
  • Maintenance-free Contact-type Displacement Sensor
March 07, 2016
  • [New!] Ultra Compact Vision Sensor with Built-in Lighting and Automatic Focus!
  • Examples of Yield Kaizen using Vision Systems
  • What is a Sensor? Sensor Basic Text
  • Use Explanatory Diagrams to Learn about Measurement Techniques Using Non-contact Displacement Measuring Instruments!
  • Download of the Complete Set of 100 Questions & Answers about Laser Markers
  • Molded Resin Products with Multiple Dimensional Measurement Locations. How Can You Mold Products Correctly and Measure Them Accurately?
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • Learning about Connector Part Defect Analysis from the Basics
February 29, 2016
  • How Can I Improve the Analysis Capability of My Current Microscope?
  • What Is This Completely Innovative Dimension Measurement System?
  • What to Look For In Optical Micrometers
  • Causes of and Countermeasures for Static Electricity Problems
  • Learning about Marking on Metal Workpieces
  • What Are the Advantages of a Code Reader with a Field of View That Is 4x Larger Than Conventional Products?
February 22, 2016
  • An Illustrated Guide to Digital Microscope Technology
  • [KAIZEN] What Are the Advantages of Using Vision Sensors to Enable Visualization of Inspection Processes?
  • Durable, Simple, Reliable
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • Use Explanatory Diagrams to Learn about Measurement Techniques Using Non-contact Displacement Measuring Instruments!
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Guide for Improved Precision in Cutting Work
  • What Are the Advantages of a Code Reader with a Field of View That Is 4x Larger Than Conventional Products?
February 15, 2016
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • 20 Examples of Dimensional Measurements Using Virtual Lines
  • Highly Durable and Long-life Outer Diameter Measuring Instrument without Moving Parts
  • Tips for Writing Digital Microscope Acceptance Plans from Users Who Have Purchased Them!
  • [New Product] Pencil, Air Push Type Contact Displacement Sensor
  • All-Purpose Heavy-Duty Laser Photoeye
  • Easily Achieve Dimensional Inspection Just by Clicking
February 08, 2016
  • No Need to Worry About Reading 2D Codes Anymore
  • Techniques for Saving Time by Using a Digital Microscope
  • Image Processing: Color Extraction
  • Reliable and Easy to-use Laser Sensing Technology
  • Time Saving Tips for Dimensional Measurement of Automotive Parts
  • Highly Durable and Long-life Outer Diameter Measuring Instrument without Moving Parts
  • Laser Marking On Metals
  • Learn about Static Elimination from Actual Examples
February 01, 2016
  • An Illustrated Guide to Digital Microscope Technology
  • Inspection Takt Time That Is 240 Times Better Than Conventional Methods! Laser Profiler
  • Professional Techniques for Metal Marking
  • Learn How to Improve Your Dimension Measurement Work from 10 Examples
  • Introducing the Manual Auto-Generator Function
  • Have Targets with Irregular Shapes? Unusual Surface Finishes? Different Colors?
January 25, 2016
  • High-Accuracy Digital Contact Sensors That Record the Origin Position
  • 2D Codes: Reading and Marking Tips
  • Basic Information and Defect Analysis Techniques for Screws
  • Learn About Image Processing, 10 Minutes at a Time! Vol. 3
  • Heavy Duty Industrial Pressure Sensor
  • What Is This Completely Innovative Dimension Measurement System?
  • Use Explanatory Diagrams to Learn about Measurement Techniques Using Non-contact Displacement Measuring Instruments!
  • Laser Technology Guide -Laser Usage & Settings-
January 18, 2016
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Tips for Dimension Inspection, Lathe Processing and Molding Edition
  • Master Magnified Observation and Measurement of Solder
  • Why Are KEYENCE Optical Micrometers Loved and Used at Manufacturing Sites?
  • Adhering to the Latest Safety Standards?
  • The Latest Edition of Our Incredibly Popular "Master of Static" Series
January 12, 2016
  • Laser Technology Introductory Guide
  • Productivity Improvement Examples! See the Difference Simply Changing Dimension Measurement Systems can Make!
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • Actual Examples of Magnified Observation and Analysis of Resin and Film
  • Image Processing: Color Extraction
  • Small, Strong, and Simple Sensors
  • Mechanisms of and Countermeasures against Adhesion of Foreign Particles
  • Tricks for Using Laser Displacement Sensors for High Accuracy Measurement
January 06, 2016
  • Reducing the Time Required for Inspections of Compact and Precision Components. Examples of Dimension Measurement Improvements
  • Techniques for Saving Time by Using a Digital Microscope
  • [Quality Control Professional] What Are Some Examples of Laser Marking Applications for the Automotive Industry?
  • Three Steps for Introducing Traceability Systems
  • Damaged Light Curtains Causing Downtime?
  • A Vision Sensor That Can Perform Presence Detections of Up to 16 Locations at the Same Time

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