How to Mount and Wire the Vision Sensor - V5

Step 1: Collect the parts you will need

The parts needed are:

Step 2: Attach the Mount to the Top of the V5 Claw

  • Attach the Angle Gusset to the two 1.00” Standoffs using two #8-32 x 3/8" Star Drive Screws.
  • Next, Attach the 1.00” Standoffs to the 90-Degree Gusset Plate using two #8-32 x 3/8" Star Drive Screws from the bottom of the Plate.
  • Attach the 90-Degree Gusset Plate to the top of the Claw using two #8-32 x 3/8" Star Drive Screws.

NOTE: Other sensors can use the same mounting method. 

Step 3: Attach the Vision Sensor

  • Use the screwdriver to secure the Angle Gusset into the back of the Vision Sensor by using two #8-32 x 3/8" Star Drive Screws.
  • Bend the Angle Gusset down so that the Vision Sensor is at the desired angle. 
  • Use a Smart Cable to connect the Vision Sensor to a Smart Port on the V5 Robot Brain.

NOTE: When mounting the Vision Sensor, ensure that it is upright and horizontal in order to avoid coding issues.