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FLIR Scout PS24

The SCOUT PS24 is a thermal monocular made by FLIR and is part of the Scout PS series.


The Scout PS24 houses a clear 19mm objective lens collecting thermal radiation. The default field of view on this thermal monocular measures 24 by 18 degrees.

Behind the lens of the Scout PS24 you can find the (uncooled) 240 x 180 pixel microbolometer refreshing the image at 9Hz. It's operating within the 7.5µm - 13.5µm infrared wavelengths.

The measurements of this thermal monocular read 170 x 59 x 61mm (l/w/h) and the scale reads 340 grams. This device is rated IP67. It's protected against dust, shocks, water (splashes) and submersion under water. It handles temperatures between -20°C and 50°C.

The Scout PS24 can be utilized in surveillance and hunting trips.


  • Rugged, weather-proof, ergonomic design
  • Crisp resolution with optional 2X E-Zoom and Freeze Frame
  • Small and lightweight, at 12 ounces and less than seven inches long
  • White hot, black hot, and InstAlert display options
  • Intuitive three-button operation
  • Embedded LED task light
  • Rechargeable internal lithium-ion battery
  • Compatible with mounting on standard tripod
Lens19 mm
Digital zoom1.0 x
FOV (h/v)24.0 ° / 18.0 °
Focus rangeAutomatic
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)240 pixels / 180 pixels
Spectral range7.5 µm / 13.5 µm
Display resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 480 pixels
Refresh rate9.0 Hz
Image polarityWhite Hot, Black Hot, InstAlert
Output screen colorFull color
Startup time5 seconds
Package contentsScout PS thermal camera, USB cable, wrist strap, soft drawstring bag, and product CD
Additional detailsFreeze Frame
Dimensions (l/w/h)170 mm / 59 mm / 61 mm
Weight340 g
TypeInternal Li-Ion
Number of batteries1
Battery life5 hours
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting
Operating temperature-20.0 °C / 50.0 °C
Storage temperature-20.0 °C / 50.0 °C
Environmental ratingIP67


Size comparison in hand
Promotional image
Top & bottom view
PS32, Group of deer (White Hot)
Black Hot setting
FLIR's InstAlert in action
FLIR Scout PS32 in the field
FLIR Scout PS32 , a closer look
FLIR Scout PS24 Cattle in field
FLIR Scout PS24 vs Thermal Emergency Blanket


Part of Scout PS series