Opgal’s® Golan is a ruggedized thermal imaging camera that provides operators with excellent situational awareness in a variety of security applications. Golan can detect a man-size target almost 6km away. The thermal camera can be fixed, mounted, or integrated into a pan and tilt device. It is also ideal for medium or long-range observation applications/weapon sight applications. This infrared camera is rugged enough to withstand the harshest weather and environmental conditions, including rain, direct sunlight, high humidity, dust, shocks and vibrations. It can be used stand-alone and/or as an OEM sensor to be integrated in the customer’s surveillance or weapon sight systems.



  • On demand auto-focus
  • High-sensitivity, long-wave thermal-imaging sensor detects targets in total darkness and through dust and smoke
  • An OEM camera that can be integrated into surveillance and defense systems.
  • Rugged design – water, sand and dust sealed
  • Dual fields of view
  • Easy installation
  • Supports VMD software
  • Remote-controlled

Why Golan?

The Golan thermal camera operates without performance degradation and can withstand harsh environmental conditions such as shipboard and APC vibrations, M113 APC, temperature extremes, marine corrosion, high humidity, water immersion and rain. For more information about our customized solutions or a quote, contact us today.


Description / Performance
Description / Performance
Imager Type17 μ, 640 x 480, microbolometer 8 - 14 μm
Operating Voltage18-32 V-DC
Power Consumption~ 4 Watt at steady state
Electronic Zoom0.9 to 12 continuous
Focus ControlAutomatic (on demand)
Command & ControlRS 422 or RS 232 or PELCO D (optional)
Control OperationPolarity, NUC, image flip, manual gain/level, e-zoom, focus correction
Weight~ 10 kg
Continuous Zoom 25mm – 225mm
ParameterValue WFOVValue NFOVNotes
Focal Length25mm225mmContinuous Zoom
25mm – 225mm
Aperture (F#)1.51.5Aperture (F#)
FOVs / Detector types
640X480 25μ38°225mmHorizontal FOV
640X480 17μ25°2.8°Horizontal FOV
*Specifications are subject to change without notice