Introducing OPAL – A versatile and portable military test bench
OurNEW Field Test Bench is out! OPAL is a multispectral portable bench dedicated to the test and the maintenance of military EO devices such as night vision goggles, visible to IR cameras and lasers.
Robust and very easy to use, be it in a lab or on the field
Modular and versatile : several configurations according to your needs!
OPAL is based on a compact collimator for field application and includes infrared and visible reference sources such as a blackbody and an integrating sphere, as well as specific targets and filters. The modular and versatile configuration of OPAL, associated with dedicated exhaustive test software and ruggedized PC, make it compatible with the main EO devices on the market. It enables the testing of:
• Thermal & SWIR imagers (1-2.5µm/ 3-5µm/ 8-14µm) • Night vision goggles • TV cameras or day goggles • Laser rangefinders and illuminators • Multispectral portable devices • Weapon sights and clip-on equipped with Thermal, Intensifier Tubes and LRF modules
Choose your OPAL configurations! Some examples :
OPAL-IR testing a thermal camera
OPAL-NV testing a night vision weapon sight - Learn +
OPAL-MS testing a thermal camera
OPAL-MS testing NV Goggles
DEVICES & AVAILABLE TESTS
With OPAL, the following tests can be run on your portable optical devices: Resolution/ MRTD, DRI, NETD, SiTF, NUC, Noise Tests, Detection & Correction of bad pixels, Spatial Resolution, MRC, Spot Defect, Gain, Collimation test, Manual & Automatic Boresighting, and more.
READ THE PRESS RELEASE
“We are proud to present the OPAL collimator, joining our range of Test Benches for military equipment by offering a field, compact and versatile version, with unprecedented ergonomics.”
Arnaud Louboutin, military testing equipment leader at HGH.