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optical scanner

[′äp·tə·kəl ′skan·ər]
(electronics)
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Two different optical scanners were used for contactless digitising the case study.
The uncoded reference points were then cleaned form chalk spray, in order that optical scanner could sense them.
A card reader can process 2,000 ballots per minute, while an optical scanner can handle at most 400.
Four other punch-card counties (Umatilla, Linn, Union and Polk) have switched to optical scanner systems since 2000.
In addition to 3 holes be driven by an optical scanner bore.
The replacement plain-paper ballots, which are read and counted by an optical scanner, are far easier for voters to use, Lindback said.
During the Watchfire manufacturing process, every LED board passes through an automated optical scanner prior to going into a sign.
Chicago and Cook County used Sequoia's Edge2Plus touchscreen voting unit with Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) technology, the Optech Insight Plus precinct-based optical scanner and a customized Hybrid Activator, Accumulator & Transmitter (HAAT) that allowed precincts with wireless coverage to transmit unofficial election results directly to Election Central using cellular technology.
Resembling a large camera, OPTIGO is an optical scanner that generates precise 3-D coordinates that are imported into a Computer Aided Design program for engineering analysis.
In Chicago and Cook County, Illinois, voters will use the Edge2Plus, the latest generation of Sequoia's touchscreen voting machines with a VVPAT printer, and the Optech Insight Optical Scanner.
Having already been the first to meet the requirements surrounding HSPD-12 with its ID 500, ID 700 and L Scan Guardian fingerprint capture stations, Cross Match continues to lead the market with the V310 LC by delivering the first compliant optical scanner that not only offers Personal Identity Verification (PIV) compliance, but easily integrates with existing solutions.

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