How to make an FLIR Webcam?

Can convert any Webcam into a FLIR camera, starting with the instructable to do an  IR webcam

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Re-design7 years ago
No there is no easy way to make a FLIR camera from a webcam.

If there were then FLIR cameras wouldn't cost $2000.

Only 2000 USD ? Best I've seen on this side of the pond amount to 2500 +

Don't know how well it would image though.
80 x 80 . Not exactly HD :-)

My offering is the same unit in a different box. And a different price.
Correction: nearly 3200 !
7heaven5 years ago this might help you
7heaven 7heaven5 years ago
there's another post here there
eflm (author) 7 years ago
Thanks, I think that is the software that make the differece, cause if you can see IR light, you just need make a scale for the diferent temperatures/brightness on the camera
No, its all to do with the acceptable wavelength of the IR detector,. Software makes ZERO difference.
NachoMahma7 years ago
.  FLIR and night-vision IR use different wavelengths, so, no, you can't make a FLIR cam out of a webcam. :(
lemonie7 years ago
This is not a FLIR camera, but it might be like what you meant?