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REDilight goes International

REDilight goes International REDilight is a fast growing Australian company with offices in both Tuggerah (NSW) and Burleigh Heads (QLD). You can track REDilight down at www.redilight.com. As a collaborative partner, Lextar provides R&D resources, technical support and manages production for REDilight. REDilight recently adopted a new product logo. Mark Hawley, Director and part owner of Redi-lite said “the new logo, REDilight offers better application recognition. The primary drivers for …Read More

Thermal Overlay

Thermal Overlay simply makes sense. A recent Lextar project has reinforced our belief that Thermal Overlay simply makes sense. Thermal Overlay Mode offers a unique level of detail allowing equipment operators or security officers to make faster and more informed decisions. Thermal overlay uses dual wavelength cameras. Therefore, two cameras are used, a high-resolution daylight camera mounted alongside a thermal camera. These cameras see two different wavelengths within the light …Read More

Collaborative Partnerships Grow

Lextar’s collaborative approach to partnered projects remains a key focus of our ongoing business. This collaborative approach allows partner businesses to focus resources on their key strengths. Our partners are realizing these efficiencies with a mutually beneficial working relationship. REDilight is a perfect example of this collaborative approach to business. REDilight has successfully launched a niche solar alternative to the traditional skylight product. The renewable energy sector is booming across …Read More

IoT Explodes

The Noise in Technology There is a tendency in today’s society to adopt technical terms and acronyms creating “Noise” in place of common language. This is generally an attempt to differentiate trends and /or minor differences in a field, process or device while creating a marketing Buzz “Noise”. Technology is a leader in the generation of “Noise” with new products and incremental improvements in all fields.  In many cases the …Read More

Rapid Prototyping

Rapid Prototyping Lextar enhances its’ rapid prototyping capability. Lextar has invested in a Pick and Place (P&P) machine to enhance and accelerate Lextar’s development process and rapid prototyping  capabilities. The reliance on man power, highly skilled manual assembly and soldering is now minimised. Dramatically reducing the time between design and operational prototypes or concept samples. This equipment complements Lextars existing R&D tool set, which includes 3D drawing software, schematic design …Read More

Global Reach

Tracam’s global product recognition and Lextar’s willingness to collaborate has recently produced a unique project offshore. Lextar was the “small fish” in this collaborative project but Lextar’s input was recognized as significant in the finished product. Those involved included a Canadian shipping company, Canadian specialist automation companies (both hardware and control) and a Chinese mining company. The project involved a self unloading  transshipping vessel, “One big boat with one big …Read More

Realising Innovation Through Collaboration

Innovation Through Collaboration Lextar’s new Innovation Through Collaboration business approach has realized significant traction throughout 2016.   The year has  seen the addition of Thermal Overlay to Lextar’s own Tracam  Brand Range and significant development progress of the Pesense Product.   More importantly 2016 saw  a number of new Partnered collaborations and product developments. A perfect example of this new innovation through collaborative approach has been with the Evolve Group – a prolifically …Read More

Thermal Overlay on Tracam

Thermal Image Overlay Thermal Image Overlay is just that, a thermal image transposed over a visual image using matching Field Of Views (FOV). The combined image provides for a whole new visual experience.  A thermal signature with daylight spacial awareness that cannot be realized through Thermal Imagery alone. To achieve usable Thermal Image Overlay two camera modules are used with the same viewing angel,one  Thermal IR Imager and the other …Read More

Nova Systems UAV Collaboration

Nova Systems UAV collaboration with Lextar Pty Ltd has resulted in a highly successful APPEA  Exhibition. Nova Systems / Aerospace “hatched”  a very unique and ambitious plan to demonstrating their UAV expertise at this years 2016 APPEA, Oil and Gas Exhibition. The project involved suspending a fixed wing UAV from Tracam’s robotic rail camera system on a 60m track. The system would travel the full length of the main entry isle just …Read More

TRACAM® High Definition (HD)

TRACAM® High Definition (HD) For those who are new to the product, Tracam® is a High Definition Drone, limited by a rail on which it is mounted but can operate 24/7. Lextar (Pty Ltd) designs, manufactures and distributes Tracam®. Tracam® is the product brand and EziTRAC-HD is the first High Definition Tracam® product. EziTRAC-HD delivers a Hybrid HD solution, offering a zero latency video feed and a HDIP video feed. …Read More