Specifications for HEXAGON-IMAGING-PAM

Measuring Head

LED Panel

Design: Closed housing, aluminum frame

Working Distance: 20 cm

Blue Excitation Light Source: 451 nm dominant wavelength (ML, AL and SP) 6 x 13 Cree high power LEDs

Far Red light Source: 730 nm peak wavelength

Light Field Properties: Vertical incidence on sample; LED distribution optimized for uniformity; at standard working distance maximal deviation from mean intensity +/- 7 %; modulation frequency 1-8 Hz; max. actinic intensity 2100 μmol quanta m-2 s-1 PAR; maximum saturation pulse intensity 4100 μmol quanta m-2 s-1 PAR

Temperature Range: 0 – 50°C (non-condensing)

CMOS Camera and Lenses

Camera IMAG-K8

Design: Black and white c-mount camera operated in 11-bit-mode at 16 frames/sec

CMOS Chip: Sony IMX264 CMOS 3/4" featuring 2x2 pixel binning (1200 x 1000 px final resolution)

Interface: GigE-Vision®

Lens Mount: c-mount

Dimensions : 8,64 cm x 4,4 cm x 2,9 cm (L x W x H) (without lens)

Weight: < 200g camera only

Temperature Range: 0 – 50°C (non-condensing)

Lens K8-HEX

Design: F1.4/8 mm 2 MP prime lens (Ricoh), as bundle together with spacer ring and appropriate PSII filter set

Dimensions: 42.0 mm x 36.7 mm

Mount: c-mount

Filter Screw Size: 40.5 mm

Iris Range: 1.4 - 16

Weight: 76 g (lens only)

Temperature Range: -20 – 50°C (non-condensing)

Power Supply

External Power Supply IMAG-HEX/N

Product: Microprocessor controlled switching power supply with ripple 20 mVpp

Input: 90 to 264 V AC, 50/60 Hz

Output Watt: 640 W

Output Current (max.): 20 A

Output Voltage (max.): 80 V/DC (locked at 48 V)

Dimensions: 395 mm x 92 mm x 240 mm (L x W x H)

Weight: 7 kg

Temperature Range: 0 – 50°C (non-condensing)

Software (included)


Operating System: PC-software ImagingWinGigE for Win 10 or 11

Data Output Format: xpim, csv, jpg, (raw image format is b/w in 11-bit color depth, 1200 x 1000)

Availability: License-free download from Walz homepage, regularly updated

Control Computer (optional)


Product: Mini-PC with NUC 11 Pro Board NUC11TNBv5

Operating system: Win 10 Pro

CPU: Intel core i5 1135G7 (vPro with TPM 2.0)


Connectivity: Intel® i225-LM 2500 Mbps RJ45 Ethernet; 2x Thunderbolt (DP 1.4a and USB 4), Wi-Fi 6

Power supply: 120 W AC adapter

Storage: 512 GB NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD

Dimensions: 117 mm x 112 mm x 54 mm (L x W x H)

Weight: 652 g (including mounting angle)

Temperature Range: 0 – 40°C (non-condensing)

Plant Pot Holder (optional)


Design: Aluminum frame with potholder tray inserts, taking up 7 cm round flowerpots or 7 cm injection molded pots. Mounted on the rear wall of the housing

Working Distance: 20 cm below normal bottom plate (can stay in place when bottom plate is used)

Weight: 960 g (without the potholder tray inserts)

Dimensions: 46 cm x 40 cm x 10 cm (L x W x H)