Compact multifunction infrared binoculars debut at IDEX

The new JIM infrared binoculars from Safran Electronics & Defense


Online — Safran had unveiled this compact version in June 2016, rounding out its range of multifunction binoculars, including the JIM (Jumelle Infrarouge Multifonction) and Moskito families.

The IDEX defense trade show in the United Arab Emirates in a major event in the international calendar, and a new opportunity for Safran to introduce its new generation binoculars to the Gulf region.

JIM Compact binoculars incorporates a number of innovations, kicking off a new generation of portable optronics (electro-optical) equipment for combat operations. Continue reading

March Training: Intro to Femap and NX Nastran

Interested in learning Femap & NX Nastran?

femap boxOnline  —  In March, Structural Design & Analysis will be holding a 3-day Femap with NX Nastran training class at their office in Sterling, VA.

The class will run from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Tuesday March 28th through March 30th.

This class will help users understand the fundamentals of Femap, as well as its integration with the NX Nastran solver.

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FLIR Unveils Compact Marine Thermal Cameras

Advanced FLIR M100 & M200 IR Cameras

M100 or M200 thermal infrared cameraWILSONVILLE, OR, USA — (Marketwired) — FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) has announced two new compact additions to its popular M-Series marine thermal cameras for recreational boating, the M100 and M200 thermal infrared cameras.

The M100 and M200 thermal cameras provide enhanced awareness while fishing, sailing, or cruising at night. Continue reading

C-Therm TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer

50 ° to 200 °C (Standard Sensor)

Online — C-Therm’s TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer employs the Modified Transient Plane Source (MTPS) technique.The MTPS technique offers the fastest and easiest way to measure thermal conductivity of liquids, solids, powders and pastes.
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Thermal Infrared Imagers For Outdoors People

Compact Infrared Imagers for Observing & Hunting Game

compact thermal imagerOnline  — The February-March issue of OUTDOOR LIFE Magazine in the USA featured the availability of several new “low priced” (some lower than others) compact, thermal imaging products aimed at the outdoors person and hunter.

Here is a brief summary of the devices mentioned with weblinks back to their online product pages with a bit more detail as gleaned from the individual web pages.

Needless to say, there are many more products than the ones show here or in the magazine article. Continue reading