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08-24-2010, 10:17 AM
I've been looking at some thermal cams and some that I've run across don't have pigtails. They just have 4-5 pin plugs on them.

I'm guessing that I can run cable from the camera plug to an RCA jack to get the video to a monitor but all I can work out are "High-Video" and "Low-Video" pins.

So does standard composite video transfer over 2 wires with "hi" and "lo" signals?

The rest of the wires are for constant (reference?) voltage, switching and a heater.

This is about all the info I can find:


SWARGA knows...

08-24-2010, 05:52 PM
I had Captain Install in Milwaukee install mine. They had sniped the end off and put it on a RCA cable. How it was done, I do not know.

08-25-2010, 04:17 PM
No input on this? I'm pretty close to picking one of these up but I have no idea how to wire it.
Any A/V gurus around?

09-01-2010, 05:03 PM
BTT. I'm getting close to doing this and may need some help...