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Thread: Thermal gear

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    Thermal gear

    Hey guys looking at buying a thermal imaging gear , itís a lot of money to hand over so Iím just looking for some advice, is there anything I should stay away from ? Any unit any of use use and recommend? Thanks in advance.

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    FLIR is good, but dont drop one because i hate fixing the f...ing things ! NV is far easier to repair
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    Shot show is in a couple weeks - new models be released then
    That’s the Time for latest tech to often be released

    FLIR will have more .12 cored cameras annouced then too - that’s about 30% more resolution

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    Quote Originally Posted by gonetropo View Post
    FLIR is good, but dont drop one because i hate fixing the f...ing things ! NV is far easier to repair
    Most are fixed in Australia or the USA (FLIR service centre)

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    I havent used the Flir but have used a number of Yukon optics ones and rate them highly.
    Best to get a model to suit you intended use which is?
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    Quote Originally Posted by veitnamcam View Post
    I havent used the Flir but have used a number of Yukon optics ones and rate them highly.
    Best to get a model to suit you intended use which is?
    Yeah I've used the same Model as Cam.
    Flir is shit.
    Here's some deer at 700 odd yards with a handheld


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    This is an old outdated model now, memory is dodgy but I think these reds were around 450y away on a resonably open face but it had been raining all day that is why there is no definition of the scrub and rocks as everything is rain temprature.

    https://youtu.be/0ca3blg5JXE
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    just be sure to buy the latest model to suit your needs - it’s a big investment may as well have the latest model (vs last years car etc - unless it’s a clearance of course) especially at this time of year

    That image has no contrast at all and you make that comment as a comparasion to something being good

 

 

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