Choosing an IR Camera

July/August 2012
This article originally appeared in the July/August 2012 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
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Over the past few years there have been big breakthroughs in the market for thermal imagers—not to mention that prices have dropped considerably. Infrared (IR) cameras are also finally being designed with the end user in mind. Advances in technology and materials get a lot of credit for this, but it once seemed that the comfort and sanity of the operator was an afterthought when it came to the camera’s form factor and menu layout.

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