Opgal’s Hurricane is a cost-effective electro-optical (EO) sight for medium and long-range observation and remote controlled weapon stations (RCWS). The system configuration consists of a thermal video channel, a visible channel, and an optional laser range finder (LRF) device and laser pointer. Hurricane comes with an optional portable control and display unit, facilitating operation and reducing time to market. The Hurricane is sturdy enough to be mounted on a RCWS. The Hurricane is MIL-STD 810 certified and designed to withstand harsh weather and environmental conditions.



  • Cost-effective EO sight – available in medium and light configurations
  • Rugged and sealed design MIL-STD 810 certified
  • Modular and flexible design (between varied sensors)
  • Seamless upgrades of sensors
  • Remote controlled
  • Built-in-test (BIT)
  • Ethernet and/or RS-422 interface
  • Bore-sighted


Why Hurricane?

Cost effective and rugged, the Hurricane offers excellent performance and a rich feature set for RCWS and observation systems.  For more information or a quote, contact us today.

Thermal Camera
Optional FOV's (HxV)**N-FOV: 4.6° x 3.5° / W-FOV 14.3° x 10.7°
Video OutputAnalog: PAL or NTSC / Digital: HDMI / H.264 over IP
Operating Voltage24 VDC nominal, compliant with MIL-STD 1275D
Thermal Imager Detection/Recognition/Identification: NATO Target7km / 3km / 1.5km
Thermal Imager Detection/Recognition/Identification: Person3.5km / 1.2km / 0.6km
Day Camera
TypeFHD, continuous zoom
Sensitivity0/5 lux
H-FOVContinuous 2.3° - 63.7° (x30 optical)
EyeSafeIEC60825 Class 1M
Beam Divergence< 0.6 x 0.8m Rad
*Specifications are subject to change without notice
**FOV can be adjusted to meet customer needs