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Force Protection Military Thermal Infrared Imaging system

The MMX Long Range Dual Field Of view military security thermal infrared IR imager is a state of the art surveillance system coupled with a zoom CCTV camera in a rugged PTZ pan tilt zoom platform.

Features Include:

  - Cooled IR Technology (ultra sensitive thermal imaging)

  - Integrated Pan/Tilt Mounting (Military Specification hardened PTZ)

  - Integrated Controller
     and Joystick (ease of operation with user  selectable feature set)

  - Visible Camera with
     Zoom Lens (High Resolution daytime CCTV integrated camera)

  - Flux Gate Compass (On screen symbology)

  - 100% TASS Compatibility (United States Air Force - Tactical Automated Security Systems compliant)


Mid wave 320x256 cooled InSb thermal imager

Switchable triple field of view

Integrated 38x zoom visible camera

Environmentally sealed, nitrogen backfilled

Integrated pan/tilt mounting

Man size target detection to nearly 4.5km

Optional laser rangefinder, illuminator or designator or I2 Gen3 Night vision


System Specifications


Video Format


Frame Rate

60 Hz STD

Serial Interface

RS-232 or5 RS-422

Power Requirements

110/220V AC, 50/60Hz

Environmental (Outdoor Components)


Unit is sealed and backfilled with dry nitrogen. Fully qualified to MIL-STD- 810e, Front Element Defroster


   Operating Temp. Range

-32C to +49C

   Non-Operating Temp Range

-33C to +71C


-Controls are available on a hand held joystick, table top display and control unit, or through a PC via an RS232/RS422 link, system can be supplied w/TASS compatible software
-Auto Scan with 10 presets, variable speed, dwell and camera selection
-Proportional Pan and Tilt speed controls
-Field of View and Focus Slaving: Visual/ Thermal
-Field of View Switch
-Focus (Auto/Manual)

Viewing Channel

User selectable, via joystick or through computer controls





Standard Visible Range, enhanced Sensitivity CCTV


< 40 pounds (Pan/tilt head & sensors)

Thermal Camera Characteristics



320 x 256 Cooled InSb FPA, 30m pitch

Spectral Band



Motorized Remote Focus and Tri Field of View Optical System

Detector MTBF

7500 hours



Field of View

2.2 x 1.65, 9.2 x 6.9, 33.6 x 24.6


</= 40 mK


DiOP HIGH Sensitivity Mode, Two Color Palettes, Inverse Polarity

Visible Camera Characteristics



1/4 " IT CCD (EXview HAD), 768 x 494 pixels (NTSC), or 752 x 582 pixels (PAL)

FOV (18x Optical Zoom)

48 to 2.7, continuous zoom

Digital Zoom



470 TV Lines NTSC (460 PAL)

Min. Illumination

< .7 lux

Signal to Noise

>/= 50dB

Pan/Tilt Head



360 continuous


-45 to +60 degrees minimum


.1 degrees


.05 degrees

Minimum Position Rate

< .1 degrees /second

Maximum Position Rate

> 60 degrees/ second


Thermal infrared cameras for border patrol marine

  Imaging1 has provided industry-leading equipment to the security, military and surveillance sector. The MMX's proprietary optical design, state-of-the-art electronics, and vertically integrated manufacturing capabilities ensure maximum performance and dependability. We deliver a world
class solution to your
thermal imaging needs.

  The MMX sets a worldwide standard for mobile and stationary long range thermal imaging solutions, offering a wide array of surveillance and security features in a fully integrated system.

  The MMX's TRI field of view thermal imager will detect man-sized targets at ranges in excess of 4.5km.


Operating in the 3-5 micron spectral region, it utilizes advanced cooled photodetector technology in a 320 x 256 Indium Antimonide InSb, Ultra Sensitive,  30 micron pitch focal plane array. The MMX's optical system, equipped with an automatically controlled defroster, is protected with a diamond-like hard carbon coating designed to withstand the harshest of conditions, while the interior elements utilize extremely efficient anti-reflection coatings that provide outstanding transmission in all environments. The MMX's is self-contained in a nitrogen backfilled environmentally sound enclosure qualified to Military Standard 810.

  Integrated seamlessly with the MMX's thermal camera are a visible camera with 18x optical zoom, built in flux gate compass and GPS, mounted on a 360 pan/tilt base. The system includes a remotely controllable user-friendly power supply and control box with Ethernet interface and an integrated joystick control.

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Color Thermal Image in Salt Lake Airport

The MMX's sensor suite offers user selectable standard Black and White & COLOR thermal imagery as well as reverse polarity.


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Black Hot Reversed Thermal Image at total darkness


The MMX System offers real time Black and White and Color High resolution Thermal imagery.

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Color thermal image

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