Short Compact 3.6mm M12 Lens CIL036
Compact 3.6mm M12 Lens CIL036
Compact 3.6mm S Mount Lens CIL036
Short Compact 3.6mm M12 Lens CIL036
Compact 3.6mm M12 Lens CIL036
Compact 3.6mm S Mount Lens CIL036

3.3mm M12 Lens Wide-Angle for up to 1/2.7" sensors such as IMX290 and IMX662

Small 3.3mm M12 Lens

The CIL036 is a 4MP+ no distortion 3.3mm miniature M12 lens which provides a 77° Horizontal Field of View on 1/2.7" sensors. The short 16.6mm TTL makes it great for compact computer vision cameras.
$19.00
Selected Part Number is: CIL036-F2.2-M12A650
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There are 30 units CIL036-F2.2-M12A650 (F/2.2 / M12A / With 650nm IRC Filter) in stock in the US.

There are 10 units CIL036-F2.2-M12ANIR (F/2.2 / M12A / Without Filter) in stock in the US.

Lens Features

Short TTL

A low profile design with 16.6mm for compact cameras

 8MP Resolution

4K image quality on 1/2.7" format image sensors.

No Distortion

<2% TV distortion results in a regular appearing image.

Optical and Mechanical Specification Table
Lens Parameter Performance Detail
Part NumberCIL036
Format Type1/2.7"
EFL3.3mm
F#2.2 Fixed
Resolution5MP+
Field of View88° @ 6.2mm image circle
Calculate for your sensor using our M12 Lens Calculator
Image Circle7.2mm
Distortion <1% TV
Weight4g
IR Cut-Off FilterP/N With: CIL036-F2.2-M12A650
P/N Without: CIL036-F2.2-M12ANIR
ConstructionHybrid Glass/Plastic, Aluminum
Mechanical Variants
Variant Description
"M12A" No Ingress Protection, BBAR on Lens 1 Surface 1, AL6061 Cap+Barrel

Mechanical Layout

3.6mm M12 Lens Mechanical Diagram for a Wide Angle No Distortion M12 Lens with 3.6mm Focal Length
Camera Mechanical Compatibility Table*
Camera/Mount Compatibility
Commonlands Compatible Mount CLA018
e-con Systems / S-Mount 7mm-10mm tall holder
Allied Vision Alvium S-Mount Yes
FLIR Blackfly S Board No
iDS uEye LE No
The Imaging Source M12 Rev1.1: No, Rev1.2: No
Basler Dart S-Mount Please submit inquiry to Basler

*Mechanical compatibility only, assuming the standard M12x0.5 lens mount provided by the camera manufacturer. Please check optical compatibility separately.

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Performance Benchmark

Objectively characterizing the performance of a camera requires dozens of different metrics. While all of these are looked at by professional camera engineers, many are unnecessary for hobbyist component selection when a predetermined image sensor issued. For entry level camera engineering sake, we recommend starting with four first order system performance metrics: sharpness, color, shading and field of view. 

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