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by lightmesser
06 Apr 2018, 11:25
Forum: Illumination
Topic: Choose the right IR for the job.
Replies: 10
Views: 695

Re: Choose the right IR for the job.

In my power testing a sunnranger focused as tight as it will go, will give about the same power density as a quite considerably wider beamed 50mm aspheric, again focussed as tight as it will go. The amount of IR hitting the target is pretty much identical, but the aspheric has a wider beam to work ...
by lightmesser
03 Apr 2018, 10:29
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+
Replies: 8
Views: 655

Re: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+

This is really the funny part, trying to reach « passive nv third gen » performances while using second hand/« craps »/derivated products/vintage coming from various sources for creating a functional system... This is true diy spirit. My experience with sens up cameras is that is only good for stat...
by lightmesser
31 Mar 2018, 14:13
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+
Replies: 8
Views: 655

Re: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+

That is very respectively long distance build considering that you did not use any additional IR lights. With T69 and Rubby more than 2KM will be possible.
by lightmesser
31 Mar 2018, 13:38
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: New display
Replies: 291
Views: 23899

Re: New display

I was afraid you gonna say that. The larger they go the thicker ribbon cable it will be :)

Happy Easter guys.
by lightmesser
31 Mar 2018, 09:07
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: New display
Replies: 291
Views: 23899

Re: New display

Not sure i know Sasha ? and the super small reticle gen ? and "that guy" earning $erious $ is not going to happen, im proof of that, I have vf-2c's and sold them in the 100's earning as little as £10 for each £100 they cost while they still move slowly off the shelf, i already have a load of FLCOS ...
by lightmesser
30 Mar 2018, 12:19
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: New display
Replies: 291
Views: 23899

Re: New display

Is it possible that you actually manufacture them in UK? I mean could you import mentioned Ferroelectric Micro LCD 1280x720 directly from manufacturer( http://cfd.citizen.co.jp/english/prod-tech/product/micro_display.html ) and then use your own board and optics in your designed 3D housing? Maybe it...
by lightmesser
29 Mar 2018, 21:38
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: New display
Replies: 291
Views: 23899

Re: New display

Hi guys, This display problem is not going to be solved and I gave up a few weeks ago, however I’m not beaten and have an agent in China who has been looking for a true 800x600 5v system that won’t cost the earth and has at least 1.5” eye relief , if I can get them for under £200 would anyone be in...
by lightmesser
29 Mar 2018, 21:08
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+
Replies: 8
Views: 655

Re: Night spotter based on WATEC 120n+

It is huge but functional. Good build :thumbup:
by lightmesser
14 Mar 2018, 19:55
Forum: DIY Nightvision
Topic: New display
Replies: 291
Views: 23899

Re: New display

So about Peak Loupe 15x : Yes it really is high quality stuff when I compare it to mine china 20x stated mag glasses and I find that mine China 20x mag is not even 10x :D So here we go... That Peak loupe acrylic skirt distancer works perfect with letters and and other tiny objects but not with scre...
by lightmesser
11 Mar 2018, 21:30
Forum: Illumination
Topic: Atn illuminator.
Replies: 5
Views: 514

Re: Atn illuminator.

Really incredible why they did not installed reverse polarity protection with their lights... What have they been thinking... Some of us are not that smart to know where is + or - side of battery... Hmm... :lol: Just joking of course. I see how confusion may happen because some IR illuminators(laser...