Machine Vision Technology: Part Location with PatMax
Cognex Patented Geometric Pattern Matching Technology
PatMax®, the industry’s gold standard for part and feature location, provides accuracy and repeatability under the most challenging conditions. Originally patented in 1997 as the first high-accuracy, high-speed, high-yield, object location technology for machine vision, PatMax technology is the basis for such companion tools as PatMax SA, PatMax XLC, Synthetic PatMax, PatInspect®, PatFlex®, OCVMax™ and IDMax® covering the broadest range of pattern matching and inspection in the industry.
PatMax utilizes advanced geometric pattern matching technology to reliably and accurately locate parts. Even under the most challenging conditions, this tool can significantly reduce or eliminate fixturing requirements and cost. For locating parts or features, PatMax provides the maximum vision inspection yield and reliability available in a vision system.
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