* Pentax C61233 (H55ZME-F) 55x CCTV Zoom Lens

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The Pentax C61233 is a high powered motorized 55x zoom lens for use by the Coast Guard, military, scientific, exploratory and similar applications involving long distance viewing. By incorporating the latest in optical technology, this lens is able to maintain superb image clarity and outstanding light transmission through all of its optical stages. It is also equipped with an auto iris video function to ensure proper image exposure in areas experiencing changing light levels. Its durable design also means that users will get long-term dependable operation in a variety of monitoring environments. The Pentax C61233 high power 55x zoom CCTV lens has a wide focal range from 12mm to 1320mm and can capture remote objects and has recognition of a human figure at 601 yards (550m)

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  • Super-Telephoto – Max 1320mm (with 2x extender) focal length with 0.3 degrees horizontal angle of view. This high power zoom lens captures remote objects. Recognition of a human figure at 601 yards (550m).
  • High Magnification – Wide focal range from 12mm to 1320mm that covers a standard angle of view to super-telephoto.
  • Highly Responsive – Ultra-high magnification zoom, 55x, operational speed of zoom and focus will traverse at 4.5 seconds. Factory designed 2x extender is built-in, providing optimal images in various applications.
  • High Versatility interface – Zoom, focus and auto-iris operate effortlessly as a standard C/CS mount zoom lens.

* ELMO PTC-401C Indoor Day/Night PTZ IP camera with Audio Capabilities

The Elmo PTC-401C features:

  • Simultaneous MPEG4 and MJPEG output over the network makes high quality video viewable by standard web-browsers or through PC software, at the same time that their NTSC video outputs are sent to an analog CCTV system for display or recording.
  • Full day / night operation, low illumination requirements and removable IR cut filters ensure that images will bemore easily identified, even under low light conditions.
  • MPEG4 or MJPEG formats permit the user to adjust frame rate up to 30fps and image size/quality up to full D1 to meet a wide variety of network conditions or application requirements.
  • Bi-directional audio capabilities make communicating with remote locations via intercom possible over standard computer networks. Distance learning or A/V applications where synchronized, high quality audio is needed can be handled with minimal integration.
  • Built-in motion detection sends alarm outputs to alert security personnel.
  • IP filtering assures site security by restricting access to authorized users.
  • Up to 50 users of MJPEG or 3 users of MPEG4 can have simultaneous access.
  • Captures images at time of alarm entry. Transfers to an FTP server for later viewing.
  • Users can control the PTZ camera movements remotely to zoom in for a close look, adjust the pan/tilt and color.
  • Audio capability permits clear 2-way voice communication.
  • Image Flip always displays subjects in upright position as they pass under the camera or change direction.
  • Up to 192x magnification with high speed 12x optical zoom and 16x digital extender and full auto focus/manual capability.
  • User-programmable pre-sets for up to 16 pre-set positions, 8 speed settings.
  • Can be installed anywhere indoors on ceiling or wall.

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* Extreme Low Light, CCD Color (30FPS) Industrial Video Camera from Toshiba – IK-1000ME

The Toshiba IK-1000ME achieves sensitivity and dynamic range in excess of current generation night-vision cameras and provides full color at 30 frames per second in near total darkness!

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  1. 0.00025 Lux minimum illumination:
    • reproduces full color, full motion images in starlight conditions,
  2. 50 dB S/N Ratio:
    • provides industry leading sharpness in ALL light conditions
  3. Electron Multiplying CCD (EMCCD):
    • generates new electrons dramatically increasing sensitivity at very fast speeds without the common readout noise of traditional CCD.
  4. Adaptive Recursive Noise Reduction:
    • reduces CCD output buffer noise in low light conditions.
  5. Peltier Cooled CCD:
    • maintains constant temperature of CCD to maximize low light performance.

 

Applications for the IK-1000MEinclude:

  • Military
  • Surveillance & Security
  • Bio Science
  • Scientific
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Inspection
  • Realism Broadcast TV
  • Mine & Safety Inspection
  • Extreme Low Light Underwater Video

With dimensions of 2.28” (W) x 2.3” (H) x 5.24” (D), the IK-1000ME’s compact design and maintenance free construction make it ideal for any of the above applications.

 

 

* Fixed Color, High Resolution, Three Way Industrial Dome Cameras from JVC – TK-C215 Series

The TK-C215 (540TVL Easy Day/Night Three-Way Series) is available in:

(1.) MINI DOME STANDARD

JVC’s new high-performance dome camera is capable of inconspicuously carrying out surveillance at airports, stores, factories and building exits/entrances. Equipped with JVC’s latest camera technology, this all-in-one solution produces outstanding images with 540 TV lines of horizontal resolution, as well as employs a new easy-to-install mechanism for plug and play setup.

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  • 1⁄4 IT CCD with 380,000 Effective Pixels
  • 540 TV lines of horizontal resolution
  • Super LoLuxTM sensitivity:
    • TK-C215V12U (A): 1.0 lx (color), 0.6 lx (B&W)
    • TK-C215V4U (A): 0.75 lx (color), 0.4 lx (B&W)
  • Easy day/night function
  • Triple axis rotation system for wide lens adjustment:
    • Horizontal: 350°
    • Vertical: ±80°
    • Rotation: ±175
  • Easy to install. Camera housing is compatible with a standard electrical junction box for flush mount.
  • Easy focus adjustment
  • Monitor video output (RCA)
  • Automatic gain control on/off (max.26 dB)
  • Auto tracking white balance (ATW) and manual modes 2,300K to 10,000K
  • Backlight compensation on/off
  • Sync systems INT/Line lock
  • AC 24V/DC12V power supply

(2.) MINI DOME VANDAL RESISTANT

With 540 TV lines of horizontal resolution and a complete array of high-performance features the TK-C215VP series is capable of inconspicuously carrying out surveillance, particularly in the entrances and exits at airports, retail stores, factories, corporate facilities and schools. A Triple Axis camera head rotation system enables wall mounting with the camera pointing straight down a hallway. In addition, the TK-C215VP12U has an Alarm Zoom function as an added feature allowing the camera to automatically zoom into the center of the field of view when an alarm signal is triggered.

  • 1⁄4 Interline Transfer CCD with 380,000 effective pixels
  • 540 TV Lines of Horizontal Resolution
  • Super LoLuxTM Sensitivity and Easy Day/Night Function
    • TK-C215VP12U (A): 1.1 lx (color), 0.6 lx (B&W)
    • TK-C215VP4U (A): 0.8 lx (color), 0.4 lx (B&W)
  • Built-in 3.8 mm to 45.6 mm 12x Vari-focal Lens with Auto Iris (TK-C215VP12U)
  • Built-in 2.8 mm to 10.0 mm 4x Vari-focal Lens with Auto Iris (TK-C215VP4U)
  • Triple Axis Rotation System for Wide Lens Adjustment:
    • Horizontal – 350°
    • Vertical ± 70°
    • Rotation ± 175°
  • Easy Focus Adjustment and Monitor Video Output (RCA)
  • Automatic Gain Control (AGC) and Backlight Compensation (BLC) On/Off
  • Auto Tracking White Balance (ATW) and Manual Modes 2,300K to 10,000K
  • Sync Systems Internal, Line Lock
  • 24V AC/12V DC Power SupplyIP66 Vandal Proof, Die cast aluminum case and Polycarbonate dome.
  • Optional Heater Blower assembly snaps in for easy installation

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* JVC’s High Performance IP-Network Industrial Dome Camera (VN-C665U) selected to monitor traffic and loading areas for Maher Terminals in New Jersey

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Maher Terminals in Port Elizabeth, New Jersey has selected JVC industrial cameras to monitor truck traffic and loading areas throughout their 300-acre facility. Maher Terminals, one of the world’s largest independent multi-user container terminal operators, is relying on JVC to enhance traffic monitoring of the facility and loading areas and cranes loading containers onto the ships.

The company is using the VN-C655U industrial dome cameras which are located in the terminals entry and exit complex, which handles more than 4,000 trucks a day. These cameras will also easily provide access for up to 10 users to view terminal activities simultaneously to assure efficiency, traffic management and equipment performance.

The VN-C655U is a high performance IP-Network based indoor/outdoor dome camera with pan, tilt and zoom functions. With a built-in web server, it can function as a powerful standalone IP camera for a variety of surveillance applications. Its full feature set and high image quality make it the ideal camera for the most advanced IP-Network systems.

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Monitoring the trucks enables Maher to ensure that trucks are loading and unloading containers properly, which helps Maher Terminals maintain excellent customer service. They also monitor traffic flows to alleviate backups. The VN-C655U 360° continuous rotation mechanism provides fast and accurate PTZ operation with superb accuracy.

The second system, monitors crane activity of cargo being loaded on and off vessels. Two cameras are installed on each crane, one on the back of the crane to monitor work being done under the crane and one camera in the cab to provide a direct view of the crane loading and unloading containers on and off the ships.” ( JVC Professional Press Release, April 2008 )

Features of the JVC VNC655U include:

  • ¼-inch High-Resolution Interline Transfer CCD with 380,000 Effectve Pixels.
  • 25x Optical Zoom Lens and 10x Electronic Zoom
  • Built-in web server —New feature!
  • FTP Server —New feature!
  • Up to 30fps Motion-JPEG in VGA Mode (640×480)
  • Extended Dynamic Range
  • Auto One-Push auto focus —Improved!
  • Super-Lolux Sensitivity: 0.6 lux at Color Mode, 0.06 lux at B&W Mode
  • Day and Night Operation with Mechanical IR Cut Filter: ON/OFF, Auto, Alarm, Timer
  • 360° Endless Rotation
  • Auto Patrol, Auto Pan, Auto Tour Motion detection —New feature!
  • 100 Pre-set Positions
  • AC 24V (AV Adapter included)/DC 18V Power Supply
  • Click-to-Center function—Improved!
  • Privacy Mask/Motion Detection
  • Distribution control (variable compression level) —New feature!
  • 3-level Password Protection: User/Operator/Administrator
  • Internet Connectivity: Web Server, FTP Server/Client

* Videolarm’s Outdoor Rugged Vandal-Resistant Dome for Industrial Cameras (RHW75C2N) selected for city of Philadelphia’s new video surveillance system

Videolarm’s Outdoor Rugged Vandal-Resistant Domes (RHW75C2N) were selected by the city of Philadelphia for their new video monitoring center that will act as the information hub for over 250 surveillance cameras. The system was installed to improve public safety and protect property investments.

 

 

The RHW75C2N is a IP Network Ready 7″ Vandal-Resistant Outdoor dome housing w/wall mount, rugged cast aluminum top and polycarbonate clear dome, w/24 vac input, heater/blower, for an IP Network PTZ camera, 120 to 24 vac transformer .

The IP Network Ready 7″ Vandal-resistant Rugged Dome model offers versatility and industrial camera protection in a compact size. It accepts analog camera systems from Canon & Elmo and many network cameras from Axis, Canon, Elmo, JVC, Panasonic and Sony or a single fixed camera with a maximum camera length of 7.5″. On outdoor models a heater and blower are standard, and a cold weather kit is available to offer even wider temperature ranges. Videolarm’s RH75 is a rugged dome designed for applications where tough surveillance is needed. Its cast aluminum body and polycarbonate lower dome is perfect for warehouses, parking decks, correctional facilities, power plants, stadiums, airports, bus terminals, schools, and more. The 7″ Vandal-Resistant Rugged Housing models are available for indoor and outdoor applications. Maximum camera length on indoor and outdoor models is 7.5″ The outdoor models come standard with two heaters and two blowers. Hence the temperature range is -40° F to + 120° F.

  • Wireless Option
  • IP Network Ready
  • Resists up to a .22 caliber bullet
  • Wall Mount (1½” pipe thread) standard, pendant mount (1½” pipe thread) available
  • Thermostatically controlled 12vdc or 24ac heater and surge protection (outdoor models)
  • Optically clear and durable polycarbonate lower dome
  • Rugged, vandal-resistant painted cast aluminum top
  • Universal mounting plate to accept IP Network Camera Systems
  • Accepts one PTZ or fixed camera – MCL 7.5″

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Article from Reuters ~

PHILADELPHIA–(Business Wire)–Criminals responsible for illegal dumping in the Port Richmond area have a new reason to think twice about the ways they dispose of unwanted waste – they’re being watched. The Richmond Corridor Association, in cooperation with the Manufacturing Alliance of Philadelphia, today announced the deployment of mobile covert video surveillance cameras designed to capture these acts as they take place and to provide prosecutors with the ammunition needed to deliver a crushing judicial response as part of a stepped up, no-tolerance policy. MAP is the city wide manufacturing association and RCA is a local industrial group. Both are dedicated to the protection and re-growth of the region’s manufacturing and industrial heritage.

According to Steve Jurash, President and CEO of MAP, “This is going to be like Reality TV at its finest. The cameras will record the illegal acts as they take place. We’ll get their faces and their vehicles. And when the perpetrators are brought to justice, they won’t believe the levels of enforcement and penalties they experience even when it’s happening.

“This is an important move funded by the City of Philadelphia and made possible by the cooperative efforts of the Police Neighborhood Services Unit, the DA’s office, and the Streets Department. There is focus on a pressing and common need,” Jurash added. “Part of a program called ‘Philadelphia More Beautiful,’ it follows a similar installation by the Port Richmond Industrial Development Enterprise (PRIDE) that has already taken place. The RCA project is also backed by City Council Representative Joan Krajewski from the sixth district.

The result will be an improved quality of life for residents and business owners in the area and an improved environment to help entice a greater workforce and industrial investment in the area.” ( Thomson Reuters 2008 )