Accession Number:

AD0631274

Title:

INFRARED RECEIVER, AN/SAR-7.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

MARINE CORPS LANDING FORCE DEVELOPMENT CENTER QUANTICO VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-03-17

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The ANSAR-7 consists of an infrared receiver, a cushioned carrying case with a detachable strap, a 4-power eyepiece that can be used in lieu of the regular 8.6-power eyepiece, a waterproof cover for the infrared receiver, and a self-contained power source. The handheld infrared receiver is used for the detection of infrared transmissions or for general infrared surveillance. CONCLUSIONS It is concluded that The test item 1 is suitable for Marine Corps use as a replacement for the C-3, NANCY infrared receiver, may have an application for use as a surveillance device by close combat units, and has substantial overlapping capability with that of the Image Metascope, T-7, and the ANUAM-2 infrared optical tester, should be made available for fourth and higher echelon maintenance of the test item, if adopted.

Subject Categories:

  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE