There are technologies available now that can reduce the danger and increase safety for drivers and their precious cargo – be it family and friends, or the laptop with tomorrow’s big presentation stored on it. Thermal imaging is unaffected by the light, so drivers have a clear view of the road ahead. The warmer the objects are, the whiter they are displayed. Whether it’s heading out to the movies after work, coming home late, picking up dinner or picking up the kids, many of these driving activities take place in the evening hours when it is darker and less safe on the roads. Drivers who have used thermal imaging have reported that they can see animals on the side of the road long before those animals try to cross it.
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Thermal imaging is unaffected by the light, so drivers have a clear view of the road ahead.
Whether it’s heading out to the movies after work, coming home late, picking up dinner or picking up the kids, many of these driving activities take place in the evening hours when it is darker and less safe on nighgdriver roads. Share your thoughts with other customers.
You can edit your question or post anyway. The human eye cannot see it, but thermal infrared cameras can. There was a problem completing your request.
We don’t ngihtdriver when or if this item will be back in stock. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Infrared light lies between visible light and microwaves in the electromagnetic spectrum. The fatality rate doubles during the period of time from 9 p.
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Now, factor in poorly lit and sometimes poorly paved roads in rural areas where wild animal populations are high or in some urban areas where roads are humner lit properly, and the danger is further increased. Thermal cameras take the infrared energy from objects in view and translate that information into a black and white image that is projected for viewing.
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Product information Technical Details. Presumably, a great many of those deer collision accidents happen at night when visibility decreases. Perhaps even more valuable for the driver who spends most of her time in more urban areas is the ability of thermal imaging to help drivers see through the blinding light of the headlamps of oncoming cars. Warehouse Deals Open-Box Discounts. The system works by using an infrared camera to sense the heat energy emitted from objects in the view of the camera and produces a real-time infrared image of the scene on the head-up display HUD.
At 60 miles per hour, normal headlights provide only 3. For example, an animal preparing to cross the road at night will be visible and displayed in distinct contrast to the road and surroundings in the infrared image. Infrared energy is emitted proportionately to the temperature of an object.
A recent study released by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety indicates that there are more the 1. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
And because it’s unaffected by ambient light, Night Driver enables drivers to see beyond oncoming headlight glare. Raytheon’s Night Driver infrared thermal imaging system enables drivers to see up to hummmer times further than with headlights alone.
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Warm objects such as people, animals and automobiles are easily detected and displayed. The workweek is finally over, nightfriver , with the city behind them, a couple nightdrivfr friends are driving along a dark stretch of road to the driver’s family cabin for a relaxing weekend. This means that whether an object is hotter or colder than its surroundings, it is visible with a thermal imaging camera.
Projects for the driver a real-time video image onto a Heads-Up-Display console.
It’s almost enough to keep anyone off the roads during the longer, darker nights of winter. However, the news isn’t all gloom and doom.
Be the first to review this item. Drivers who have used thermal imaging have reported that they can see animals on the side of the road long before those animals try to cross it.