Man Portable Vision

FLIR's man-portable soldier solutions are lightweight, powerful, and easy to use, making today's warfighter more capable and more agile on the battlefield than ever before. FLIR's Recon® series of thermal binoculars and monoculars can combine longer range imaging with enhanced features like hot-swappable batteries, laser rangefinders, a digital magnetic compass, and up to 10x optical zoom for target identification at greater standoff range.

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Recon V

Ultra Light Weight Thermal Binocular with Geo-Location & Continuous Zoom

The Recon® V is a compact, rugged, light weight multi-sensor thermal binocular designed 24/7 field operations that require enhanced imagery and long standoff range, night and day.

Its internal GPS, DMC, and long-range laser rangefinder provide accurate range to target as well as precise target location. The 10x continuous zoom optic, MEMS-based electronic stabilization, and high definition color video display combine to provide unmatched image quality and flexibility.

The simplified user interface does away with multiple buttons and complicated multi-layer menus, and makes the Recon V easier to use than ever.


Recon B2-FO

Dual Channel Day/Night Thermal Biocular with Geo-location

The Recon® offers long range reconnaissance and target geo-location capability with options for up to three fields of view, mid-wave and long-wave IR sensors, 4x continuous zoom, GPS, DMC, laser rangefinder, laser pointer and on-screen mapping, image storage and download capability, color CCD video day channel, tripod base, remote control, power and video options. Weighs 8 lbs (3.6 kg) or less.


Recon B9

Lightweight Thermal Biocular

The Recon® B9 delivers unmatched range performance and image quality in a package which includes a long-wave IR sensor, color EO camera with 4x continuous digital zoom, image storage and download capability, an internal DMC, laser pointer, power and video options. Weighs 3.5 lbs (1.6 kg) or less.


Recon B9-FO

Medium Range, Lightweight Thermal Biocular

The Recon® B9-FO is a ruggedized dual channel thermal biocular that incorporates a large format high sensitivity thermal imaging camera, continuous zoom color CCD channel, GPS, DMC, long range laser range finder (LRF) and target geo-location algorithms. Weighs 4.5 lbs (2.0 kg) or less.



Recon M18

High Performance Thermal Pocket Scope

The Recon® M18 is a full-featured, high performance pocket tactical scope with a standard 640x480 imager, remote video output and available laser pointer. Like the Recon M24, the Recon M18 is MIL hardened and submersible, with low power consumption for long battery life.