The LM12-12MP-16MM-F5.6-1.7-ND1 lens is a high resolution M12 lens designed for board level cameras and industrial cameras with a image sensor up to 1/1.7". The focal length results in no distortion , when using a 1/1.7" image sensor. The lens has a fixed iris of F5.6 te create a large depth of field and the focus is adjustable by turning the lens.
Product Life Cycle Management
This specific M12 lens does not comply to our standard product life cycle managed portfolio. This M12 lens is used in security applications and is produced in high volumes. However it can happen that the manufacturer suddenly decides to stop production or will have a new version of the lens that has slightly different specifications. We are not informed upfront when this happens and therefore, we can’t manage the life cycle of this product. Because this lens is used in high volume security applications, the pricing of the lens is very attractive. When you design this lens into your product, we recommend that you buy enough stock for the upcoming years, so that the lack of product life cycle management for this product is not an issue for you.
For your information, we do have M12 lenses that do comply to our product life cycle managed portfolio, but these lenses are more expensive.