FLIR Recon® M18 (640 x 480) Thermal Pocket Scope No Laser

FLIR Recon® M18 (640 x 480) Thermal Pocket Scope No Laser


The FLIR Recon® M18 640×480 Thermal Pocket Scope is a rugged system that is ideally designed for first responders, search and rescue teams, law enforcement professionals, and surveillance mission specialists. The Recon® M18 640×480 is a small, portable, and lightweight system that also includes the ability to record high quality streaming video. The system also includes a wide array of features to assist the end user in enhancing the system’s abilities under varying conditions, these include: reticle select, polarity, color palettes, display brightness, 4X digital zoom, and image enhancement modes with STACE™ digital enhancement. STACE™ technology is a high contrast and image sharpening enhancement software program which improves resolution and identification. The Recon M18 is powered by (2) CR123 batteries with run time of approximately 3 hours.

Customized options for this system are a 640×480 resolution display. All models of the Recon® M18 are US manufactured and come with a One Year warranty.

System Specifications:

  • Resolution 640×480
  • Field of View 18°
  • Magnification 4X digital zoom (e-zoom)
  • Dimensions 5” x 3.25” x 2.25”
  • Power Source (2) 3 volt CR123
  • Battery Life 3 hours
  • Weight (w/ batteries) 14 ounces w/batteries
  • Frame Rate 30 Hz
  • Thermal Sensitivity <50mK
  • Spectral Response 7-14 µm
  • Polarity: White Hot/Black Hot/Color
  • Image Display: Color OLED
  • Detection Range – Man Sized 1.4 km
  • Recognition Range – Man Sized .25 km
  • Submersible 66 feet for one hour
  • Output NTSC

lanyard, lens cover, padded soft carry bag with belt clip, video output cable, laminated quick reference card, and batteries.

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*All orders must be accompanied with our End User Statement which can be requested through, contacting us at 207-985-7110, or downloaded here. Once completed the form can be emailed to or faxed to 207-985-3146. The 1-2 business days of processing time will begin after receipt of this completed statement.

**Please note:  All shipments are sent with UPS Signature Required. Please ensure someone is available to receive package.

***No international orders. Export of the commodities described herein is strictly prohibited without a valid export license issued by the U.S. Department of State Office of Defense Trade Controls prescribed in the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), Title 22, Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 120-130.

Please inquire about our “Infrared Training Discount Program” when purchasing this camera!!!

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