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low cost Image frame grabbers with LABVIEW


I am looking for low cost image frame grabbers for use with labview. Please suggest some as I intend to use them in motion analysis application.

Look forward to hear from you all


Amanmeet Garg

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Probably the lowest cost approach is to skip the frame grabber and go with a FireWire or GigE camera (or even USB if performance is good enough).  Here's a good article to help choose the right bus:

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Dear Amanmeet,

Another alternative is using a CompactRIO with an analog frame grabber such as the AF-1501 (US $495).

This frame grabber is compatible with all NI Vision VIs.

Here is a getting started tutorial for the frame grabber:


Markus Tarin

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