The NEW FLIR KF6 - Truck-mounted Thermal Imaging Camera | FLIR Systems  

Introducing
FLIR’s Fire Truck
Thermal Imaging Solutions

FLIR KF6

Truck-Mounted Thermal Imaging Cameras for Aerial Firefighting Applications

FLIR’s new KF6 is the industry’s first thermal imager designed and built specifically for aerial apparatus applications. Mountable at the end of a straight stick and onto a ladder bucket, the KF6 provides firefighters a high-angle thermal view of rooftops and other elevated structures, helping them see through thick smoke, more efficiently target the hottest areas, and more strategically direct firefighting efforts.

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Aerial Mounting Flexibility

The KF6 can be easily fixed-mounted to aerial buckets and the end of tiller truck ladders, as well as onto other locations on engine, ladder, and rescue trucks where thermal imaging is valuable.

  • Securely mounts to straight sticks and platforms with four simple bolts
  • Can be mounted atop or on underside of buckets
  • Single MIL-C cable connector for power in/video out
 
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Highest Firefighting Thermal Resolution

Along with providing a valuable, additional high elevation perspective to firefighters, the KF6 delivers the most detailed thermal imaging in a FLIR firefighting TIC.

  • 640 × 480 pixel IR resolution with 69° FOV for extra clarity, sensitivity, and visibility
  • FSX™ enhanced thermal images provide fine structural detail for easier orientation
  • Video signal transmits to turntable-based display, platform LCD, or in-truck monitor
 

CDMQ Ruggedized

FLIR built the KF6 to meet our Commercially Developed Military Qualified standards, ready to withstand the harsh operating conditions of firefighting with the all-important camera core well-protected from exposure to heavy smoke and spray.

  • Rugged housing meets MIL-STD-810G
  • IP67 rated and IEC shock, vibration and humidity tested
  • 13-pin MIL-C 38999 10-32 VDC/composite video connector
 
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KF6 Specifications

Imaging and optical data
IR Thermal Resolution 640 × 480
Thermal sensitivity/NETD < 100 mK at f/1.4
Field of view (FOV) 69° × 56°
Focus Fixed
F number 1.4
Image frequency 30 Hz
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Detector data
Detector type Focal plane array, uncooled microbolometer
Spectral range 7.5–13.5 μm
Image presentation
Image mode TI Basic firefighting mode
Auto range Yes
Measurement
Object temperature range High-gain range: –25 to +150°C (–13 to +302°F)
Low-gain range: 0 to +550°C (+32 to +1022°F)
Accuracy ±10°C (±18°F) or ±10% in high gain range
Measurement analysis
Spotmeter 1
Isotherm Yes
Configuration
Video standard NTSC
Mounting Top mounted
Composite video
Video out Composite video output, NTSC compatible
Power system
Power input 10.5–32 V DC ( ISO 7637-2)
Start-up time < 20 seconds
Power consumption < 5 W average, when supplied with 28 V DC
Connector
Power and video connector 13-pin MIL-C-38999, D38999/24FB35PN
Mating connector: D38999/26FB35SN
Environmental data
Operating temperature range –32 to +65°C (–26 to +149°F)
Storage temperature range –40 to +70°C (–40 to +158°F)
Humidity (operating and storage) IEC 600 68-2-30, 24 hours, 95% relative humidity, 25–40°C (77–104°F) , two cycles
EMC EN 61000-6-2:2005 (immunity)
EN 61000-6-3:2011 (emission)
FCC 47 CFR Part 15 B (emission)
ISO7637-2 Road Vehicles – Electrical
Disturbances from conduction and coupling –
Part 2: Electrical transient conduction along
supply lines only. (Immunity)
Encapsulation IP 67 (IEC 605 29)
Shock IEC 600 68-2-27, 25g peak half sine wave
Vibration IEC 600 68-2-6, 0.15 mm 10 Hz to 58 Hz and 2 g 58 to 500 Hz sinusoidal
Physical data
Weight 1.2 ± 0.1 kg (2.6 ± 0.2 lb.)
Size (L × W × H) 158 mm × 112 mm × 89 mm (6.2 in. × 4.4 in. × 3.5 in.)
Housing material Aluminum
Color White and black