Uncooled Short- to Mid-Range Cameras

Our U-Series cameras are designed for applications demanding high reliability and low cost of ownership. With an integrated uncooled thermal sensor and matching field-of-view electro-optical camera, our single field-of-view U-Series cameras are compact, versatile solutions for day or night surveillance.

  • Uncooled 8-14μm Infrared Sensor
  • Boresighted Visible CCTV Camera
  • Multiple Color Palettes

Product Details

Camera Name Focal Length Field-of-View
U-100 100mm 4.3° x 3.2°
U-75 75mm 5.7° x 4.3°
U-50 50mm 8.6° x 6.5°
U-37 37.5mm 11.5° x 8.6°
U-25 25mm 17.1° x 12.9°
U-13 13mm 32.9° x 24.7°
U-8 8.5mm 50.3° x 37.7°

Our single-field-of-view U-Series cameras are available with a range of focal lengths to meet specific mission requirements. These cameras are sealed in a ruggedized housing and protected with an environmental coating to offer reliable imaging in the harshest conditions. The optical system is equipped with an automatically controlled defroster and a proprietary diamond-like hard carbon coating.

• Uncooled 8-14μm Infrared Sensor
• Field-of-View Options from 50.3° x 37.7° to 4.3° x 3.2°
• Boresighted Visible CCTV Camera
• Multiple Color Palettes
• Environmentally Sealed Ruggedized Design
• Auto and Manual Focus
• Remote Controlled

You may contact our customer service center by email, phone or fax.

Email:  ircamerasupport@gd-ms.com
Phone: 603-864-6294
Fax: 603-864-6250

24 Simon Street
Nashua, NH 03060

Our fundamental mission is to ensure the continued precision performance of your cameras in the field.

Our products and solutions play mission critical roles in some of the harshest environments across all domains. Customers depend on these maintenance services for their rugged reliability and performance in the field.

Our Customer Service operation works closely with users to maximize the, performance, reliability and up time of our mission critical imaging systems. We have established long term relationships with defense, homeland, commercial and international communities for logistics, support and depot.


U-Series Single FOV Cameras Datasheet



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System Specifications Video Format: NTSC or PALSerial Interface: RS-232/RS-422 


Power Requirements: 5-15 VDC <5 watts typical @ steady state, 25°C

Environmental: Unit sealed and dry nitrogen backfilled, rated IP67

Front Element Defroster

Operating Temperature Range: -30°C to +60°C (Standard) or -40°C to +60°C (Optional)

Non-Operating Temperature Range: -40°C to +70°C

Controls: Controls available on a hand held pendant or through a PC via an RS-232/422 link

Focus: (Auto/Manual)

Mounting: 1/4-20 Mounting Interface

Weight: ~5.4 lbs. (~2.45kg)

Length: 9.3” (23.6cm)


Visible Camera Characteristics Sensor: Sony Super HAD CCDField-of-View: Matched to nominal thermal camera FOV (±10%) 


Resolution: 550 TV lines

Min. Illumination: <0.2 lux

Signal to Noise: > 45dB


Thermal Camera Characteristics Detector: 320 x 240 Uncooled VOx MicrobolometerSpectral Band: 8-14μm 


MTBF: >30,000 hours

f/#: 1.0

Lens Features: Motorized remote operation
Auto and manual focus adjustment