CinePlex Cameras and Accessories

Plexon’s CinePlex® System has high precision triggered cameras that are operated in full synchrony with neural data acquisition.

The CinePlex System uses low-noise, standard VGA FireWire cameras. The CinePlex System is capable of supporting from one to four cameras depending on the configuration chosen.

Camera Options

  • Stingray
    • This camera has a standard resolution and up to 80 frames per second
  • Pike
    • For researchers who will be recording and tracking quick movements, the Pike camera would be required. For example, if tracking a reaching task while recording neural activity a Pike camera would be optimal.
    • Pike cameras have a standard resolution and up to 200 frames per second.

Each camera includes:

  • USB 2.0 A to Mini-B 5-pin cable, 15 ft.
  • FireWire-B and trigger cables
  • Camera heat sink and Manfrotto® RC2 Rapid Connect Adapter with 200PL-14 Plate

  • Adjustable Camera Mounting Bracket

Lens Options

  • Stingray
    • 1/2″ 4.5-12.5mm f1.2 Varifocal, Manual Iris
    • 1/2″ 8-48mm Manual Iris Lens
    • 1/2″ 13-130mm 10X Close-up Manual Zoom, Manual Iris
  • Pike
    • 1/2″ 4-8mm f1.4 Varifocal
Camera resolution and frames per second– AVT Stingray: 640 x 480 resolution, 80fps
– AVT Pike: 640 x 480 resolution, 200fps
– AVT Pike: 960 x 960 high resolution, 60fps
Manuals/User Guides

               Post date December 8, 2015

               Post Date August 21, 2017

Installation Packages/Upgrades

               Post date October, 2018

               Post date May 23, 2014

               Post date August 2014

Guides and How To Papers