Fluke - TiX501 Thermal Camera

Product Overview:

  • Shoot images near... and far. Interchangeable Smart Lenses require no calibration of the thermal camera and give you the versatility and image quality needed to conduct inspections in almost any environment.
  • Find subtle temperature differences easily-with advanced thermal sensitivity
  • Subject to Export Control

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Quality decisions are based on clear understandable facts. When it’s your job to budget and control costs you need the tools that help you see into the future. Building a system to proactively forecast and mitigate maintenance costs is one of a plant’s best options for increasing its total profitability. That is why seasoned thermographers, operations managers and reliability engineers turn to Fluke articulating thermal cameras. The ergonomic design and neck strap make long inspection days easier. Outside the rotating screen lets you adjust to minimize glare and the touchscreen delivers a premium in-field viewing experience. With 640 x 480 resolution and temperature measurements up to 650 °C, the Fluke TiX501 infrared camera is ideal for:

  • Industrial maintenance inspections
  • Predictive maintenance programs
  • Oil and gas maintenance
  • Utilities

In focus images are easier to capture with LaserSharp autofocus and 2x digital zoom. Images can be optimized on the large screen right in the field. And with the 240°articulation, you can collect the images needed, whether they are overhead, around corners or under equipment. You have the tool you need to take quality images, near or far. When the job requires a level of precision well beyond the ordinary you need a remarkable camera – the Fluke TiX501.

Get the most out of your TiX501 with Fluke Connect™ desktop software. Create professional reports in minutes while efficiently capturing full radiometric data to support your maintenance program.

  • Edit and optimize images
  • Combine infrared and visible images for simpler analysis
  • Create detailed reports

FLK-TiX501 60 HZ

Fluke TiX501 Thermal Camera 60 Hz

Includes:

  • Thermal imager with standard infrared lens
  • AC power supply and battery pack charger (including universal AC adapters)
  • Two, rugged lithium ion smart battery packs
  • USB cable
  • HDMI video cable
  • Bluetooth headset (where available)
  • Rugged, hard carrying case
  • Adjustable neck and hand strap
  • Available by free download Fluke Connect® SmartView® desktop software and users manual
Key features
Infrared resolution 640 x 480 (307,200 pixels)
SuperResolution No
IFOV with standard lens (spatial resolution) 0.93 mRad, D:S 1065:1
Field of view 34 °H x 24 °V
Minimum focus distance 15 cm (approx. 6 in)
MultiSharp Focus No
LaserSharp Auto Focus Yes, for consistently in-focus images. Every. Single. Time.
Laser distance meter Yes, calculates distance to the target for precisely focused images and displays distance on screen
Advanced manual focus Yes
Wireless connectivity Yes, to PC, iPhone® and iPad® (iOS 4s and later), Android™ 4.3 and up, and WiFi to LAN (where available)
Fluke Connect app compatible Yes*, connect your camera to your smartphone, and images taken automatically upload to the Fluke Connect app for saving and sharing
Fluke Connect Assets Future**, Automatically assign images to assets, easily compare measurement types in one location and create reports through a cloud-based system.
Fluke Connect instant cloud upload Yes*, connect your camera to your building’s WiFi network, and images taken automatically upload to the Fluke Connect system for viewing on your smartphone or PC
Fluke Connect instant server upload Yes**
IR-Fusion technology Yes, adds the context of the visible details to your infrared image
Ruggedized touchscreen display 5.7 inch (14.4 cm) landscape, 640 x 480 LCD
Ergonomic design 240° rotatable (articulating) lens
Thermal sensitivity (NETD)** ≤0.075 °C at 30 °C target temp (75 mK)
Level and span Smooth auto and manual scaling
Touchscreen adjustable level/span Yes. Span and level can be easily and quickly set by simply touching the screen
Fast auto toggle between manual and auto modes Yes
Fast auto-rescale in manual mode Yes
Minimum span (in manual mode) 2.0 °C (3.6 °F)
Minimum span (in auto mode) 3.0 °C (5.4 °F)
Built-in digital camera (visible light) 5 MP
Frame rate 60 Hz or 9 Hz versions
Laser pointer Yes
LED light (torch) Yes
Digital zoom 2x
Data storage and image capture
Extensive memory options Removable 4 GB micro SD memory card, 4 GB internal flash memory, save to USB flash drive capability, upload for permanent storage
Image capture, review, save mechanism Yes, edit and analyze captured images on camera
Image file formats bmp, jpeg, is2, is3, AVI
Memory review Thumbnail and full screen review
Software Full analysis and reporting software with access to the Fluke Connect system
Analyze and store radiometric data on a PC Yes
Export file formats with Fluke Connect software Bitmap (.bmp), GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF
Voice annotation 60 seconds maximum recording time per image; reviewable playback on camera, optional Bluetooth headset available but not required
IR-PhotoNotes Yes - 2 images
Text annotations Yes. Including standard shortcuts as well as user programmable options
Video recording and formats Standard
Remote control operations Remote display through Fluke Connect
Auto capture (temperature and interval) No
MATLAB® and LabVIEW® tool boxes Integrate camera data, infrared video and images into software to support R&D analysis
Battery
Batteries (field-replaceable, rechargeable) Two lithium ion smart battery packs with five-segment LED display to show charge level
Battery life 2-3 hours per battery (actual life varies depending on settings and usage)
Battery charging time 2.5 hours to full charge
Battery charging system Two-bay battery charger or in-imager charging. Optional 12 V automotive charging adapter
AC operation AC operation with included power supply (100 V AC to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz)
Power saving User selectable sleep and power off modes
Temperature measurement
Temperature measurement range (not calibrated below -10 °C) -20 °C to +650 °C
(-4 °F to +1,202 °F)
Accuracy ±2 °C or 2 % (at 25 °C nominal, whichever is greater)
On-screen emissivity correction Yes (both value and table)
On-screen reflected background temperature compensation Yes
On-screen transmission correction Yes
Line temperature graph No
Color palettes
Standard palettes 8: Ironbow, Blue-Red, High Contrast, Amber, Amber Inverted, Hot Metal, Grayscale, Grayscale Inverted
Ultra Contrast palettes 8: Ironbow Ultra, Blue-Red Ultra, High Contrast Ultra, Amber Ultra, Amber Inverted Ultra, Hot Metal Ultra, Grayscale Ultra, Grayscale Inverted Ultra
Smart Lenses
Macro-25 micron lens: 25 MAC2 Yes
2 x telephoto lens: TELE 2 Yes
4 x telephoto lens: TELE4 Yes
Wide angle lens: WIDE 2 Yes
General specifications
Color alarms (temperature alarms) High temperature, low temperature, and isotherms (within range)
Infrared spectral band 7.5 μm to 14 μm (long wave)
Operating temperature -10 °C to +50 °C (+14 °F to +122 °F)
Storage temperature -20 °C to +50 °C (-4 °F to +122 °F) without batteries
Relative humidity 10 % to 95 % non-condensing
Center-point temperature measurement Yes
Spot temperature Hot and cold spot markers, individually enabled
User-definable spot markers 2 user-definable spot markers
User defined measurement boxes 1 expandable-contractible measurement box with MIN-MAX-AVG temp display
Hard case Rugged, IP 67 rated, airtight hardcase with custom foam insert
Safety IEC 61010-1: Overvoltage category II, Pollution Degree 2
Electromagnetic compatibility IEC 61326-1: Basic EM environment. CISPR 11: Group 1, Class A
Australian RCM IEC 61326-1
US FCC CFR 47, Part 15 Subpart B
Vibration 0.03 g2/Hz (3.8 g), 2.5 g IEC 60068-2-6
Shock 25 g, IEC 68-2-29
Drop Engineered to withstand 1 meter (3.3 feet) drop with standard lens
Size (H x W x L) 27.3 x 15.9 x 9.7 cm (10.8 x 6.3 x 3.8 in)
Weight (battery included) 1.54 kg (3.4 lb)
Enclosure rating IEC 60529: IP54 (protected against dust, limited ingress; protection against water spray from all directions)
Warranty Two-years (standard), extended warranties are available
Recommended calibration cycle Two-years (assumes normal operation and normal aging)
Supported languages Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, and Turkish
RoHS compliant Yes

Please Note: Fluke Connect analysis and reporting software is available in all countries but Fluke Connect is not. Please check availability with your authorized Fluke distributor

**Indicates Fluke Connect™ features that will be available soon. Watch the Fluke website for software and firmware updates.

More Product Information

  • Choose the thermal camera that gives you in-focus images in a matter of seconds. LaserSharp™ Auto Focus uses a built-in laser distance meter that calculates and displays the distance from your designated target and immediately adjusts the focus.
  • See small details in the image and discover anomalies faster with 640 x 480 resolution thermal images
  • On the thermal camera, adjust the level of infrared and visible light with patented IR-Fusion™ technology
  • Manage data, capture multiple measurements (mechanical, electrical and thermal) and organize them by piece of equipment with Fluke Connect™ software
  • Simply the best optics to transmit energy and produce high quality infrared images. Fluke thermal cameras use only 100% diamond-turned germanium lenses with specialty coatings.
  • Subject to Export Control

  • 320 x 240 resolution
  • 2 meter drop test
  • LaserSharp™ Auto Focus
  • Manual or automatic focus
  • Measure up to 650 °C

  • 320 x 240 resolution
  • 2 meter drop test
  • IR Fusion™ technology for context
  • Fixed focus
  • Measure up to 400 °C

  • Continuous touchscreen IR-Fusion™
  • 5 hours battery life
  • Can withstand drop up to 2 meter
  • Water and dust resistant—IP54 enclosure rating
  • Automatically organize and file thermal images with Fluke Connect™ Asset Tagging
  • 120 x 90 infrared resolution

  • Automatically organize and file thermal images with Fluke Connect Asset Tagging
  • Fully radiometric thermal imager gives you measurement data to the pixel with 120 x 90 infrared resolution (10,800 pixels)
  • 3.5” LCD touchscreen display for easy troubleshooting
  • -20 °C to +150 °C temperature measurement range
  • Six color palettes
  • Can withstand drop up to 1 meter
  • IP 54 enclosure rating
  • Subject to Export Control

  • 640 x 480 resolution infrared camera with advanced focus and a large 5.6 inch high resolution LCD screen
  • Features 32x on-camera digital zoom to allow you to get close up shots from a safe distance
  • Offers multiple image transfer protocols
  • Provides the sharpest ever IR-Fusion® images with an 8 MP visible light camera
  • Subject to Export Control

  • 1024 x 768 infrared camera with large 5.6-inch high resolution LCD screen
  • Provides temperature measurements from -40°C to +1200°C (-40°F to 2192°F)
  • Offers a high temperature option for measurements up to 2000 °C (3632 °F)
  • Subject to Export Control

  • Rugged, superbly engineered 640 x 480 thermal imaging camera
  • Provides large 5.7-inch responsive LCD touchscreen with 150% more viewing area than 3.5-inch screen
  • Features 240° rotating screen for unmatched shooting flexibility
  • Provides 4x the pixel data with on-camera SuperResolution to create a 1280 x 960 resolution image

  • Increased sensitivity to visualize temperature differences
  • Easier to visualize and diagnose issues with sharper onscreen images, multiple rectangle markers and 9 color palettes
  • More intuitive visual interface, improved, user-tested, touch screen interface
  • More flexibility to visualize target, tiny-to-large with interchangeable smart lenses - no calibration required, 2x and 4x telephoto, wide angle and macro lens compatibility
  • Capture a clear, accurate image focused throughout the field of view with MultiSharp™ Focus
  • Get an instant in-focus image of your designated target. LaserSharp® Auto Focus uses a built-in laser distance meter that calculates and displays the distance from your designated target.
  • Get 4x the pixel data with SuperResolution, which captures multiple images and combines them to create a 1280 x 960 image
  • Save time - wirelessly sync images directly from your camera to the Fluke Connect® system, and attach to an asset record or work order
  • Reduce the need take notes in the field with IR-PhotoNotes™ and voice annotations

Fluke Corporation

Since its founding in 1948, Fluke has helped define and grow a unique technology market, providing testing and troubleshooting capabilities that have grown to mission critical status in manufacturing and service industries. Every new manufacturing plant, office, hospital, or facility built today represents another potential customer for Fluke products.

From industrial electronic installation, maintenance and service, to precision measurement and quality control, Fluke tools help keep business and industry around the globe up and running. Typical customers and users include technicians, engineers, metrologists, medical-device manufacturers, and computer network professionals — people who stake their reputations on their tools, and use tools to help extend their personal power and abilities.

Fluke has achieved the number one or number two position in every market in which it competes. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality.

Contact Details

Fluke Corporation Headquarters

6920 Seaway Blvd., Everett, WA 98203

Mailing address: PO Box 9090, Everett, Washington 98206-9090

Phone: 1-425-347-6100

Technical Support Email: fluke-info@fluke.com


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