Affordable commercial-grade thermal camera surveillance system introduced by DRS RSTA
MELBOURNE, Fla., 21 Sept. 2011. The DRS Technologies Inc. Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition (DRS RSTA) Group in Melbourne, Fla., is introducing the WatchMaster IP Elite affordable digital thermal imaging camera for commercial-grade applications. The thermal camera detects infrared (heat) waves for applications in complete darkness, over water, or other challenging environments. The WatchMaster IP Elite comes with a 320-by-240-pixel resolution, and a choice of three sealed and hard carbon coated athermalized fixed lenses. The surveillance camera offers a horizontal field of view of 40, 16, or 9 degrees and is capable of 4X digital zoom with a detection range as far as one kilometer.
The camera can use mounting hardware from several security vendors and can be networked through a central office, a remote video management system. or a DRS-provided Web interface utility. For more information contact DRS RSTA online at www.drs.com/Products/RSTA.