Project Description

An easy-to-use snapshot scanner for a variety of sawmill applications.

   DOWNLOAD X6B DATA SHEET PDF

X6B

JS-25 FAMILY

3D Laser Scanner

The X6B is a six-laser scanner specifically designed for high-density, snapshot-scanning of logs on Carriage Headrigs and boards, flitches, and cants on Lineal Edgers. Two different standoff configurations are available, with additional variants possible by request.

  • Scan any length in just 6 inches of travel
  • Simple end-to-end installation
  • Standard Ethernet cable interface
  • Extended laser life w/ pulsed-laser technology
  • Single PC system
  • Intuitive calibration
  • Safety-friendly class 3R laser
Product FamilyJS-25
Model NameX6B-20 & X6B-30
Scan TypeSnapshot
Primary ApplicationCarriage Headrig
Secondary ApplicationShort Infeed Edger
Number of lasers6
Number of cameras2

JoeScan X6B scanners deliver great results for the following systems:

  • Carriage Headrig

  • Short-Infeed Edger

  • Sharp Chain Infeed

  • End Dogger/EDLF/C-frame

  • Double-Length Infeed

  • Chip and Saw

  • Integrated Sawline

  • Merchandising

X6B

JS-25 FAMILY

3D Laser Scanner

An easy-to-use snapshot scanner for a variety of sawmill applications.

   DOWNLOAD X6B DATA SHEET PDF

The X6B is a six-laser scanner specifically designed for high-density, snapshot-scanning of logs on Carriage Headrigs and boards, flitches, and cants on Lineal Edgers. Two different standoff configurations are available, with additional variants possible by request.

  • Scan any length in just 6 inches of travel
  • Simple end-to-end installation
  • Standard Ethernet cable interface
  • Extended laser life w/ pulsed-laser technology
  • Single PC system
  • Intuitive calibration
  • Safety-friendly class 3R laser
Product FamilyJS-25
Model NameX6B-20 & X6B-30
Scan TypeSnapshot
Primary ApplicationCarriage Headrig
Secondary ApplicationShort Infeed Edger
Number of lasers6
Number of cameras2

JoeScan X6B scanners deliver great results for the following systems:

  • Carriage Headrig

  • Short-Infeed Edger

  • Sharp Chain Infeed

  • End Dogger/EDLF/C-frame

  • Double-Length Infeed

  • Chip and Saw

  • Integrated Sawline

  • Merchandising

Our next-gen carriage headrig scanner builds on the success of earlier model JoeScans. It offers effortless log scanning that you just won’t have to worry about.

MADE TO BE

SIMPLE

MADE TO BE

RELIABLE

MADE FOR

SAWMILLS

FEATURES

Pulsed-lasers

Prolongs the life of your scanner and gives you greater placement flexibility.

6x onboard lasers

X6B scans logs of any length in just 6 inches of travel.

Low-level API

Get the data you need, in the way you want it.

5 year warranty

Along with our 10 year support policy.

SPECS

JS-25 X6B-20 Scan Zone

JS-25 X6B-30 Scan Zone

Accuracy (near)+/- 0.08 inches / 2.0mm
Accuracy (far)+/- 0.10 inches / 2.5mm
SpeedUp to 238 whole log scans per second
Density6.7 points per inch / 2.4 points per cm
Points per profile242
Voltage range20 – 28VDC
Max current0.7A @ 24VDC
Voltage ripple<5Vpp
Primary signaling standardRS-422 differential
Alternate signalingOpen collector on “+” channel (+ channels have built-in 2k pull up to 5v)
Input voltage range0 – 5VDC
Max encoder rate100,000 pulses/sec differential
Laser TypePulsed, Class 3R
Laser ColorVisible red
ComputerSingle standard PC per system
Data Interface10/100BaseT Ethernet
Weight13.5 lbs / 6.1kg
Operating Temp0° to 120°F / -20° to 50°C
Storage Temp-40° to 176°F / -40° to 80°C
LightingFully operational between indoor lighting (no sunlight) and complete darkness

DIAGRAMS

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SERVICE & SUPPORT

Need help with your scanner? We’re here for you.

SUPPORT POLICY

We want upgrade decisions to be made by you, not by “planned obsolescence”.

That’s why we support every new JoeScan for 10 years from the date we ship to you.
You can count on us to provide after-warranty service and parts during this period.

PRODUCT WARRANTY

We stand by everything we make.

If there’s a defect with one of your JoeScans, we’ll make it right. Simple as that.

NEED HUMAN HELP?

We’re always happy to answer your questions. Someone from our team will get back to you in a flash.

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NEED HUMAN HELP?

We’re always happy to answer your questions. Someone from our team will get back to you in a flash.

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+1.360.993.0069

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