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NCJ Number: 63221 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: MODULAR IMAGE INTENSIFIER SYSTEM
Corporate Author: Great Britain Home Office
Police Scientific Development Branch
United Kingdom
Editor(s): D R BOYLE
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Home Office
Hertfordshire AL4 9HQ, England
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: THE PURPOSE OF AND REQUIREMENTS AND STANDARDS FOR A MODULAR IMAGE INTENSIFIER SYSTEM ARE OUTLINED BY THE POLICE SCIENTIFIC DEVELOPMENT BRANCH OF THE BRITISH HOME OFFICE.
Abstract: THE MODULAR IMAGE INTENSIFIER, NOT DESIGNED TO BE USED ON A GUN FOR NIGHT SHOOTING, IS A KIT OF PARTS WHICH CAN BE ASSEMBLED ACCORDING TO ITS INTENDED USE. THE INTENSIFIER CAN BE USED FOR DIRECT OBSERVATION (USING EITHER OF THE TWO EYEPIECES), 35 MM PHOTOGRAPHY, OR CCTV UNDER LOW LIGHT-LEVEL CONDITIONS. A SYSTEMS PARTS LIST IS PROVIDED WHICH IDENTIFIES REQUIREMENTS FOR USE OF THE KIT, INCLUDING RANGE AND WEIGHT SPECIFICATIONS FOR LENS, ADAPTORS, BODY ASSEMBLY, VIEWERS, AND CASES. STANDARDS AND SPECIFICATIONS ARE PROVIDED TO ENABLE THE POLICE TO PRODUCE OR PURCHASE EQUIPMENT COVERED BY A RECOGNIZED AND APPROVED STANDARD. STANDARDS OFFERED HERE RELATE TO BODY ASSEMBLY, LENS ADAPTORS, THE BIOCULAR VIEWER, THE MONOCULAR EYEPIECE, THE RELAY LENS, RELAY LENS ADAPTORS, AND HEAVY DUTY CASES. INFORMATION IS INCLUDED FOR INQUIRIES REGARDING THE STANDARD OR THE EQUIPMENT DESCRIBED. FINALLY, A PHOTOGRAPH ILLUSTRATES A MODULAR IMAGE INTENSIFIER SYSTEM KIT. (MHP)
Index Term(s): England; Equipment evaluation; Low light level television; Photography; Police equipment; Specifications
Note: UNITED KINGDOM POLICE SCIENTIFIC DEVELOPMENT STANDARD
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