Testing a FLIR Fever Screening Camera For Adafruit NYC by @RealSexyCyborg @adafruit – thanks @JLCPCB @Creality3dprint
Testing a FLIR Fever Screening Camera For Adafruit NYC (video) –
For years, all over Asia- at border crossings, businesses, schools thermal cameras are used to make sure people running high fevers are detected. This has helped slow the spread of COVID-19, flattening the curve. In order to protect their employees, Adafruit asks me to secure and send several models- I test one here. The UTi165K.
Note- normally I post links to buy the products I review, but because the UTi165K has a built-in lipo battery and due to the current crises it is very, very hard to ship them from China. *Be Careful of Scammers!* IR thermometers are already being counterfeited with questionable parts. My advice is to wait until Adafruit has verified units in stock.
These are available in NYC and NYS from Adafruit for now, expands to NJ, then the rest of the USA later.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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