ISG X380

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Watch out for Mode Confusion

2017-10-10T08:40:31-04:00

Thermal Imaging Mode Confusion:   Firefighters need to be aware of when the camera switches modes and the color ranges associated with it. TIC's have modes based upon sensitivity which are typically high, medium, and low. For example, one camera switches from high sense mode at 350 degrees Fahrenheit while another switches to low sense mode at anything over 200 degrees Fahrenheit. How fast it changes especially if we are staying locked in on the same focal point should alert us to a rapid progression of the fire this impending flash-over. For example, a given reaction will increase its rate 100 [...]

Watch out for Mode Confusion2017-10-10T08:40:31-04:00