The Thor family of Thermal scopes from ATN, have been used for awhile now... ATN has been constantly looking for ways to improve - and the product now is NICE. video out
multiple reticles in different colors to choose from
different color palets (but honestly many end up using either black or white hot)
This is the Thor with 3-12 magnification, 60Hz refresh (which allows you to have a smooth image). The sensor is 336x256, and it sends data to a Oled 640x480 screen for you to view the object of your interest.
With this device you will be able to Detect (know something is there) a man sized target over 1,000 yards away -- to Identify, you will need to be a little closer (see chart on distances).
Thermal scopes are a piece of equipment which offers many different features:
You can use your thermal for so many things... even thou this is designed to be used on a weapon, you can also use it as a hand held device - if you wish.
Item # TIWSMT333A, ATN Thermal Imaging Has Gone Digital! ATN is proud to introduce the newest line of ThOR Thermal Weapon Scopes. This model is lightweight and small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, yet it's rugged and durable. The entire system is built in the USA, utilizing Mil-Spec Lenses that make the ThOR battleworthy for most any mission, operation, or outdoor activity. Each system features a digital menu that gives you a variety of options and adjustments allowing you to customize your system. You can select a number of reticle options as well as choose a reticle color best suited for your specific application. No more black reticles on a black and white screen... ThOR features a color OLED display giving you a sharp color reticle every time. Or switch to full color mode and overlay it with either a black, red, blue, white or black reticle depending on the conditions and the environment. Ever have problems with a scope not being able to hold zero? The ThOR has no screws or springs that can create targeting errors. With all digital controls, the ThOR will NEVER allow your reticle to move off base. The new ThOR Thermal Weapon Scope provides amazing image quality through total darkness, fog, or smoke. Darkness, camouflage or bright lights will not affect the sensitivity of these units. All units have feature E-Zoom to expand your optical magnification. They are Ideal for nighttime hunting, force protection, border patrol, police SWAT and special operations. And they feature a video-out connection and cable which will let you capture your nighttime operation on video. These units are priced like no other thermal devices in their class ... as much as half of what you would expect to pay! No other product is comparable in value or price. The ATN ThOR functions equally well as a weapon scope or a handheld viewer. Once you experience Digital Thermal you may not want to use anything else again!
Sensor (microbolometer) 336x256 px
Material Vanadium oxide (VOx)
Image Size (output resolution) 800x600 px
Frame rate 60 Hz
Video output Yes
Display Color OLED matrix, SVGA< 800x600 Color background + color reticules
Thermal Sensitivity <50mK
Spectral Response 7-14
Lens Sydtem 30 mm
Field of View (H x V) 9 deg x 7 deg
Eye Relief 65 mm
Optical Magnification 3X
E-Zoom 6x, 12x
Diopter Adjustment -6 to +2
Distance of the human: detection-1100 m, recognition-400 m, identification-225 m
Distance of the vehicle: detection-2425 m, recognition-875 m, identification-525 m
Reticle Multiple Reticles to Choose From
Reticle Color Red, Green, Blue, White & Black
Brightness adjustment Manual
Sharpness adjustment Automatic
Polarity control White hot / Black hot / Multiple Color Modes
Start up time <3 sec
Environmental Rating Waterproof / Dustproof
Battery type 3 x CR123A battery type
Battery Life 8+ hrs
Mounting bracket MIL-STD 1913 Picatinny (Quick)
Output computer set up Yes
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Iconology Quick access, Icon driven feature controls
Dimensions (without bracket) 6.73" x 2.72" x 2.87"
171 x 69 x 73 mm
Weight 1.5 lb / 0.71 kg
Warranty 3 year standard/10 year sensor