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NightinGale Body Temperature Reference Blackbody

Item Description

Discounted Price - Overstock

The NightinGale blackbody system provides a highly-stable, uniform, low-cost and easy-to-operate thermal source for the detection of human body temperatures. It is specifically designed for use in thermal imaging body-temperature screening systems.

  • The NightinGale reference target source is designed for in-scene comparison of human body temperature. 
  • Using the NightinGale in the same scene as the subject allows for immediate visual and reporting verification of the Infrared Camera Temperature. 
  • Infrared Cameras and spot sensors can be affected by many factors in the environment. These can be minimized with the NightinGale.
  • Easily deployed, the system is only ~1.5 lbs. and measures ~ 5 x 4.25 x 1.25 in.

Our partner, Infrared Systems Development has teamed with Santa Barbara Infrared to offer this new low cost solution for real-time body temperature measurement systems.  Boston Electronics is distributing the NightinGale to help ensure this product get to those organizations who need reliable accurate body temperature measurement..

Product Technical Specs

  • Summary product specifications are below
  • View and download the detailed product sheet at the Download PDF tab
  • Please contact us with any questions or to request a quote. For assistance via our contact request page or at 617-566-3821


Temperature Range (C) 30–45 °C (86-113°F)
Wavelength Range (um) 3-14 um
Emitter Size (in) 3 x 3 in.
Temperature Uniformity +/- 0.15 °C (+/- 0.3 °F) Center 1.5 x 1.5”
Temperature Resolution (C) 0.1 C
Weight (lbs.) ~ 1.5 lbs.