Package Includes: M5 PTZ HD High Definition Thermal Camera/SD long range Multi sensor day/night vision Long range thermal imaging flir Camera with stabilization, laser range finder, infrared laser, LED, tracking, alerting, alarming AI capabilities with advanced ML Machine Learning smart algorithms
More Specs: SD / HD Long range thermal imaging Full PTZ Pan tilt 360° Continuous Rotation Pan -45° to +45° Tilt Thermal Zoom Multiple Thermal Color Palettes 500x HD low light long range Visual Digital Zoom with Auto Focus Pelco-D Protocol / ONVIF / Universal open architecture High definition thermal IR imaging IP / Ethernet / fiber Multiple User Selectable Optional SWIR,ULLL, HDLWIR, Lasers, OGI, Etc… Lightweight – Durable – Small PTZ
Demonstration Video for the M5 Long Range PTZ FLIR Camera
Example of our M5 Long Range PTZ FLIR camera being used in an aviation surveillance setting.
Advanced Features, Configurations, Performance Specs, and Application Flexibility
Comprehensive Overview of the M5 Long Range Thermal Imaging System
Product Description and Features
Sierra Pacific Innovations multi-sensor M5 Long range thermal imaging system designed for vehicle, vessel, and fixed mounted applications.
Combines a high resolution uncooled thermal imaging sensor with a long range 500x zoom CCTV camera.
Advanced features include color thermal imaging, passive range finding, proportional joystick control, preset custom tours, common security protocols, and all-weather construction.
Custom configurable with a selection of Germanium thermal imaging optics, supporting various configurations in both thermal and visible channels.
Mounting and Installation
Easily mountable on buildings, vehicles, boats and on telescoping masts and poles.
Offers 360 degree continuous pan and -45 to +45 degree tilt.
Comes with a rugged, weatherized housing, and an integrated wiper system.
Camera Performance and Specifications:
High Definition thermal infrared imaging with resolution of 640 x 512.
Spectral range of 7 – 14 Microns with high sensitivity of 40mK.
Operational altitude up to 7.5 miles with shock resistance of 1500 g @ 0.4 msec.
Imaging Capabilities and Control:
Multiple color palettes with image enhancement and auto imaging.
Selectable pan/tilt tours with auto focus.
Provides 16 styles of color with 1-10x electronic zoom.
Advanced Features and Technology
Integrated rangefinder, laser illuminator, intelligent alert, tracking, and detection systems.
Offers optional OGI optical gas imaging and features a loudspeaker and microphone.
Comes with an upgraded sensor support for higher resolution imaging.
Environmental Specifications and Durability:
Made of integral aluminum alloy housing, sealed and waterproof.
Temperature control design allows operation in low and high temperature environments.
Certified with IP66, water-proof, dust-proof standards, with built-in surge protection interface circuit.
Can withstand continuous spray for 96 hours at pH 6.5 to 7.2, offering salt spray prevention.
United Kingdom Armed Forces, USA Military and Canadian Armed Forces
Military and Defense
Advanced Thermal Imaging Solutions
For surveillance, target tracking and detection, range finding, and stealth operations using the HD low-light VIS+NIR 500x zoom BSI CMOS EO camera and LED dazzler.
Military and Defense
The HD low-light VIS+NIR 500x zoom BSI CMOS EO (Electro-Optical) camera, combined with an LED dazzler, offers a range of capabilities suitable for military applications, including surveillance, target tracking and detection, range finding, and stealth operations
Here’s an expansion on the mentioned features and their military applications:
Surveillance: The HD low-light VIS+NIR camera provides high-definition visual and near-infrared imaging capabilities, enabling effective surveillance in various lighting conditions, including low-light environments. This allows military personnel to monitor areas of interest, detect potential threats, and gather critical intelligence.
Target Tracking and Detection: The camera’s advanced features, including high-resolution imaging and 500x zoom capabilities, make it well-suited for target tracking and detection. It allows military operators to acquire and track objects of interest over long distances, enhancing situational awareness and facilitating accurate identification of targets.
Range Finding: The camera’s zoom capabilities, combined with advanced imaging technologies, enable range finding capabilities. By accurately measuring the distance to a target, military personnel can calculate the appropriate response, adjust artillery or missile systems, or aid in precision targeting.
Stealth Operations: The low-light VIS and NIR capabilities of the camera, combined with the LED dazzler, contribute to stealth operations. The camera can operate in low-light conditions, reducing the need for additional light sources that could potentially compromise stealth. The LED dazzler can be employed to disrupt or disorient potential threats, providing a non-lethal means of deterring adversaries during covert operations.
Military Applications: The HD low-light VIS+NIR 500x zoom BSI CMOS EO camera and LED dazzler find applications in various military scenarios. These include border security, reconnaissance missions, forward operating base protection, coastal surveillance, and maritime operations. The camera’s long-range imaging, high-resolution capabilities, and low-light performance enhance military capabilities in target identification, threat detection, and surveillance across different operational environments.
In summary, the HD low-light VIS+NIR 500x zoom BSI CMOS EO camera, combined with an LED dazzler, provides military forces with enhanced surveillance capabilities, target tracking and detection, range finding, and the ability to conduct stealth operations. These features are crucial in military applications for maintaining situational awareness, improving response accuracy, and supporting mission success in a range of operational scenarios.
US-Mexico, South Korea-North Korea, and US-Canada Border Security
Range of Solutions For Border Security Around The World
Utilized for long-range surveillance and intelligent alerts, ensuring secure borders, especially during night time or in low visibility conditions.
The camera’s advanced features, including intelligent alerts and AI-powered target tracking, make it highly effective for border security applications, particularly during night time or in low visibility conditions.
Long-Range Surveillance: The camera’s long-range capabilities allow for monitoring and surveillance of expansive border areas. It can capture high-resolution imagery over extended distances, enabling border security personnel to detect and track potential threats, such as illegal border crossings, smuggling activities, or suspicious movements.
Intelligent Alerts: The camera’s intelligent alert system is powered by AI algorithms that analyze the captured imagery in real-time. It can automatically identify and classify specific objects or events of interest, such as human figures, vehicles, or unauthorized border crossings. This feature helps reduce operator workload and ensures prompt detection of potential security breaches, enabling rapid response and intervention.
Target Tracking: The AI-powered target tracking feature enhances the camera’s ability to track and monitor moving objects along the border. By employing advanced algorithms, the camera can autonomously follow and maintain focus on a target, even in challenging conditions. This capability assists border security forces in maintaining continuous surveillance and tracking of potential threats or suspicious activities.
Low-Light and Low Visibility Conditions: The camera’s ability to operate effectively in low-light or low visibility conditions is particularly valuable for border security. It can capture clear and detailed imagery, leveraging low-light VIS+NIR capabilities, thermal imaging, or other advanced technologies. This enables border security personnel to detect and monitor border activities during nighttime, inclement weather, or other challenging scenarios.
Secure Border Enforcement: The camera’s integration with border security systems and command centers allows for real-time monitoring, analysis, and response coordination. The intelligent alerts, target tracking, and AI capabilities provide enhanced situational awareness, enabling proactive border enforcement measures. By deploying these cameras strategically, border security agencies can strengthen their ability to secure borders, prevent unauthorized crossings, and respond effectively to potential threats.
The applications of the camera in border security are wide-ranging, including border checkpoints, surveillance towers, remote monitoring stations, and mobile surveillance units. It plays a vital role in detecting and deterring illegal activities, supporting the overall security and integrity of borders, and safeguarding national interests.
By leveraging long-range surveillance, intelligent alerts, target tracking powered by AI, and its ability to operate in low-light conditions, the camera significantly enhances border security capabilities, helping to ensure secure borders and efficient monitoring, even in challenging environments.
Can detect leaks or irregularities in pipelines using the OGI Optical Gas Imaging option. Optional OGI optical gas imaging and features a loudspeaker and microphone.
With Optical Gas Imaging
In industrial applications, OGI (Optical Gas Imaging) is a valuable technology used to detect and visualize gas leaks in various industrial settings. It involves the use of specialized thermal imaging cameras that are capable of detecting and capturing infrared radiation emitted by gases.
Gas Leak Detection: OGI allows for the detection of gas leaks that are typically invisible to the naked eye. The thermal camera’s sensitive infrared sensors can detect the unique spectral absorption characteristics of different gases, enabling the identification of gas leaks with high accuracy.
Visualization: OGI converts the captured infrared data into visible images, providing real-time visualization of gas leaks. The thermal camera overlays the thermal image with color mapping, often using a specific color palette, to indicate the presence and intensity of the gas emissions. This visual representation makes it easier for operators to quickly identify and locate leaks.
Enhanced Safety: By using OGI, industrial facilities can enhance safety protocols by proactively identifying and addressing gas leaks. This technology allows for early detection and mitigation of potential hazards, preventing accidents, equipment damage, and environmental contamination. Improved Efficiency: OGI enables efficient inspection and monitoring of large areas and complex systems in industrial environments. It helps reduce inspection time and costs by swiftly scanning equipment, pipelines, valves, and other potential leak sources. OGI can be particularly useful in industries such as oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical processing, and manufacturing.
Compliance and Environmental Protection: OGI plays a crucial role in ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and minimizing the impact on the environment. By promptly identifying and repairing gas leaks, industries can reduce greenhouse gas emissions, prevent the release of hazardous substances, and adhere to environmental regulations.
By incorporating OGI into industrial applications, companies can benefit from improved safety, enhanced operational efficiency, regulatory compliance, and environmental protection. The combination of OGI technology with additional features such as loudspeakers and microphones can further enable real-time communication and response during gas leak incidents, facilitating prompt actions and minimizing potential risks.
With an integrated wiper system, these cameras can effectively monitor sea boundaries and activities, even in challenging weather conditions. Can withstand continuous spray for 96 hours at pH 6.5 to 7.2, offering salt spray prevention. Certified with IP66, water-proof, dust-proof standards, with built-in surge protection interface circuit.
The M5 Long Range Camera is designed to operate effectively in challenging weather conditions, making it a valuable asset for various militaries, including deployment on naval ships.
Here’s an expansion on the mentioned features and their usefulness in different naval settings:
Weather Resistance: The M5 Long Range Camera is built to withstand continuous spray for 96 hours at a pH range of 6.5 to 7.2. This feature ensures its durability and functionality even in harsh maritime environments where exposure to saltwater, high humidity, and adverse weather conditions are common. It offers reliability and consistent performance, allowing naval ships to maintain surveillance capabilities in demanding situations.
Salt Spray Prevention: The camera’s ability to resist salt spray is particularly advantageous in naval applications. Saltwater exposure can lead to corrosion and degradation of equipment over time. By offering salt spray prevention, the M5 Long Range Camera reduces the risk of damage caused by saltwater, ensuring long-term operational readiness and minimizing maintenance requirements.
IP66 Certification: The IP66 certification of the M5 Long Range Camera indicates its high level of water-proof and dust-proof standards. This certification ensures protection against the ingress of dust particles and powerful jets of water, making the camera suitable for deployment in marine environments. It can withstand the challenging conditions encountered on naval ships, including rough seas, heavy rain, and strong water spray.
Surge Protection: The built-in surge protection interface circuit enhances the camera’s resilience against power surges and voltage fluctuations. This feature is essential in naval settings where ships may encounter electrical fluctuations or be exposed to lightning strikes. The surge protection safeguards the camera’s internal electronics and helps maintain continuous operation, reducing the risk of damage and downtime.
In naval applications, the M5 Long Range Camera’s features contribute to improved situational awareness and surveillance capabilities. It can be utilized for various purposes, including:
Maritime Security: The camera’s long-range capabilities and weather resistance allow naval ships to monitor large areas, detect potential threats, and enhance maritime security. It provides clear imagery over extended distances, facilitating early detection of approaching vessels, suspicious activities, or potential security breaches.
Navigation and Collision Avoidance: The camera’s long-range visibility and durability in challenging weather conditions aid in navigation and collision avoidance. It enables ship operators to identify obstacles, monitor maritime traffic, and enhance safety during maneuvering or congested sea operations.
Search and Rescue: The M5 Long Range Camera’s capabilities can assist in search and rescue operations at sea. Its extended range and weather-resistant features help locate distressed vessels, survivors, or objects in the water, allowing for prompt and effective response in critical situations.
Surveillance and Reconnaissance: The camera’s robust design and long-range imaging capabilities make it suitable for surveillance and reconnaissance missions. It enables naval ships to gather visual intelligence, monitor coastlines, detect potential threats, and support mission planning and execution.
Overall, the M5 Long Range Camera’s weather resistance, salt spray prevention, IP66 certification, and surge protection make it a valuable tool for enhancing situational awareness, security, and operational effectiveness on different naval ships.