FLIR K1 Thermal Imaging Camera Gives First Responders the Power to See Heat in Total Darkness and Through Smoke
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The new FLIR K1 thermal camera is
“FLIR is committed to providing first responders with lifesaving
technology and solutions that help them keep their communities safe,”
The dual sensor K1 is powered by the FLIR Lepton® thermal microcamera, FLIR’s smallest and lowest cost thermal camera core. The K1 uses FLIR’s patented MSX® technology, which extracts high-contrast details from the images taken by an onboard visible light camera and superimposes them onto the thermal images. The K1 simultaneously captures thermal and visible images of a scene and stores up to 10,000 image sets to create post-scene reports, analysis, and evidence.
A pistol grip design allows users to view the scene from their line of sight for improved safety and situational awareness. The spot thermometer easily identifies unseen hot and cold spots for instant troubleshooting. The K1 carries an IP67 rating for water resistance and can withstand a 2-meter drop onto concrete. An integrated, rechargeable battery lasts up to five hours on a single charge, and it also includes a 300-lumen flashlight that lends additional visibility of a scene.
The FLIR K1 will be available for purchase this summer and demonstration
units are now available for testing. The company will show the K1 at the
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