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DSEI 2019: CONTROP Launches the SIGHT-25E, SIGHT-15E and SIGHT-10E –Weapon Director Payloads for Remote Weapon Stations (RWSs) and Armored Fighting Vehicles (AFVs)

Published on: 10 Sept 2019

The company has recently received orders for the delivery of 100 units of the SIGHT-25HD, the first member the SIGHT family of RWS and AFV payloads

10 Sept 2019. CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. – a company specializing in the field of electro-optics and IR defense and homeland security solutions – will reveal for the first time the SIGHT Box, a new configuration of the SIGHT payload in which all the sensors are contained within an enclosure, at DSEI 2019.

The SIGHT concept is yet another solution provided by CONTROP, designed to enhance mission effectiveness whether in air defence, land mobile RWS or naval RWS applications. Made to withstand all environmental needs of a combat vehicle – sand, dust, heat, intense movement and physical shock – the payload enables the shooter to obtain and maintain an accurate and stabilized line-of-sight to the target, even in the harshest of conditions.

The SIGHT Box features all the imaging capabilities of the other products in the SIGHT Family, now enclosed in a box frame. These include high-performance Thermal Imaging (TI) camera using a Cooled or Uncooled IR detector with a continuous zoom lens; High Definition (HD) Color Day camera with a continuous zoom lens; and an Eyesafe Laser Range Finder (ELRF). A picture-in-picture function provides simultaneous day and thermal imaging videos.

As well as making the off-the-shelf SIGHT Box available in three camera configurations – 25E, 15E and 10E – CONTROP offers RWS and AFV integrators/manufacturers the option of incorporating specific types and specifications of camera, according to their particular requirements, making this an ideal and tailored-made solution.

We continue to listen attentively to the needs of our customers around the world and their end users,” says Mr. Ra’anan Shelach, CONTROP’s VP Marketing. “Our flexibility to satisfy particular requirements or specifications enables us to deliver cost-effective solutions that do not compromise the system’s operational capabilities. The SIGHT Box is just one example of this.”

About CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd.

CONTROP specializes in the development and production of electro-optical and precision motion control systems for surveillance, defense and homeland security. CONTROP’s main product lines include: high performance stabilized observation payloads used for day/night surveillance onboard UAS, small UAS and aerostats/balloons, helicopters, light aircraft (A/C), maritime patrol boats and ground vehicles; automatic intruder detection systems for coastal and border surveillance, port/harbour security, the security of sensitive sites and ground troop security; thermal imaging cameras with high performance continuous zoom lens and state-of-the-art image enhancement features, and more. CONTROP’s products are in daily operational use in many of the most critical surveillance, homeland security and defense programs worldwide.

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