Teledyne Optech announces the CL-360, a compact, long-range,
Teledyne Optech announces the CL-360, a compact, long-range, survey-grade lidar sensor for UAV and mobile applications
VAUGHAN, Ontario, Sept. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Teledyne
Optech, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE:TDY] company
and global leader in advanced lidar sensors, is pleased to announce
the CL-360, the next offering in its new
line of compact lidar sensors for UAV and mobile applications. The
CL-360 boasts survey-grade data precision that is synonymous with
Teledyne Optech lidar sensors and is designed specifically to meet
the needs of OEM hardware manufacturers to develop products for
mobile, static, UAV or airborne surveying markets. The CL-360 joins
the CL-90 in Teledyne Optech’s suite of
compact high-accuracy lidar scanners.
The CL-360 captures high-density lidar points in a full 360° plane surrounding the sensor, at ranges exceeding 750 m (20% reflective target). The resulting point cloud boasts survey grade accuracy of less than 10 mm and data precision of less than 5 mm. Excellent point distribution is achieved with scan rates of up to 250 lines per second.
In addition to long-range performance, the CL-360 provides excellent vegetation penetration capability with an industry-leading 0.3mrad laser beam divergence (1/e2). Complex structure detail is further enabled by the smaller beam divergence and corresponding...