Boson Frame Grabber Part 3

In this part I want to talk about the firmware, or code, this device will need in order to operate as I want. ...

June 22, 2018 · 9 min

Boson Frame Grabber Part 2

In part 1, I discussed the version 1 prototype I had built. Just after ordering the PCBs for that project I decided to start thinking about miniaturizing the hardware. ...

June 4, 2018 · 4 min

Boson Frame Grabber Part 1

Background FLIR has recently released a new OEM thermal Camera core. The Boson. These cores are self contained units that handle all the complexities of thermal imaging. They contain the thermal image sensor itself, a NUC/FFC shutter, and a lens assembly capable of focusing thermal energy. They also contain control electronics that present a standard CMOS style image sensor parallel interface. (DATA + CLK + HSYNC/VSYNC). Having used the previous Thermal core from FLIR (The Tau 2) at work in project, our local distributor sent us some Boson cores to have around for integration....

June 3, 2018 · 4 min