FLIR Scion PTM Professional Thermal Monocular Camera


    Securely stream real-time thermal video to the command center via networked devices.


    Available long-range lenses for the Scion family of thermal monoculars offers a new level of clarity and reach.


    Sharp, 60 Hz thermal imaging powered by the breakthrough FLIR Boson® thermal core.



FLIR Scion PTM Surveillance Monocular IR Camera

The FLIR Scion PTM166 is a professional thermal imaging monocular camera designed for law enforcement and surveillance. The Scion PTM can instantly stream encrypted thermal footage of any pursuit, evidence recovery, or search and rescue effort to the command center via a wireless network.

Built to equip law enforcement professionals with superior thermal surveillance, the Scion packs high-performance thermal imaging into a rugged, IP67-rated handheld monocular camera housing.

The Scion PTM166 allows users to maintain peripheral awareness for constant thermal supervision of suspects, team members, and standbys. A smooth 60 Hz refresh rate, 640 x 512 resolution, and picture-in-picture zoom capture minute details from a distance.

Product Variations

  • Scion PTM166 includes 640×512 60 Hz resolution with 13.8mm lens
  • Scion PTM366 includes 640×480 60Hz with 25mm manual lens
  • Scion PTM466 includes 640×512 60Hz with 36mm lens


Outdoors Monocular Option

A monocular designed for harsh weather conditions is also available with the FLIR Scion OTM260 outdoor monocular IR camera.


FLIR Scion PTM Technical Specifications

BluetoothBLE 4.1+
Geo Positioning [GPS]No
Internal Memory2 GB Internal Storage / Optional microSD™ Card (up to 128 GB)
Video RecordingYes
WiFiVideo Streaming
Refresh Rate60 Hz
Core TechnologyBOSON 12 µm Vox Microbolometer
Detector Type640 × 512
Eye Relief16 mm
Field of View32° × 24°
Lens System14 mm
Optical Magnification.7x
Refresh Rate60 Hz
Auto Power OffYes
Battery LifeUp to 4.5 hours at 20°C
Battery Type6x CR123A 3V Lithium Battery
BluetoothBLE 4.1+
Geo Positioning [GPS]No
Internal Memory2 GB Internal Storage / Optional microSD Card (up to 128 GB)
Video RecordingYes
WiFiVideo Streaming
DateTime StampYes
DisplayQuad-VGA (1280x960) High definition display
Image CaptureYes
Magnetic CompassYes
Picture While RecordingYes
Real Time ClockYes
Temperature Imaging ModesWhite Hot; Black Hot; Iron Bow; Rainbow; Graded Fire; Lava
User InterfaceUSB-C; Power In; Video Out; Video and Image File Transfer
Viewing ModesScouting, Picture-in-Picture
Digital Zoom1X | 2X | 4X | 8X
Display FocusManual
Size227 × 76.8 × 60.5 mm (9 × 3 × 2.4 in)
Color (housing)Black
Mounting1/4 -20 Tripod Mount
WeightWithout Batteries: 452 g; With Batteries 572 g


US Export Compliance for Thermal Imagers

As a global trade compliant product, there is paperwork to complete and submit prior to the purchase of this FLIR product.

If you are interested, please don’t hesitate to contact one of our friendly staff who can answer any questions you have, and step you through the process.


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