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Overview: The ClearView BL-74 is a bullet-style surveillance
camera designed for outdoor use in a closed circuit system, such as the
ClearView Hawk, Eagle, or LCD Combo systems. This IP66-compliant weatherproof
camera has a 2.8-12mm manual zoom lens. It features the high-performance 1/3"
Sony EXview HAD CCD II image sensor with 700 lines of resolution (750 lines B&W)
and the Effio-E processor. It operates on 12VDC, and has a 75-ohm composite
video output with a BNC connector.
Minimum Illumination: The BL-74 has a row of 12 Smart IR
LEDs encircling the lens to give the camera a 100' range in total darkness (0
Lux). Even in low light, the BL-74 can give you a clear, bright picture. The minimum illumination for color is 0.02 Lux
Privacy Masking: If there are areas in the camera's view
that you do not wish to show, you can use privacy masking to obscure those
areas. Up to 4 areas can be selected for privacy masking.
On-Screen Display: The B-74 features an on-screen display (OSD)
to change some of the camera settings and enter a camera ID. When the front
cover is removed, you can access the menu button and change the following
- Lens: Auto (Type, Mode, Speed), Manual
- Shutter AGC: Auto, Manual
- White Balance: User Setting 1&2, Anti CR, Push Lock,
Manual, Push, ATW
- Backlight: BLC (backlight compensation), HLC (high
- Picture Adjust: Mirror, Brightness, Contrast,
Sharpness, Hue, Gain
- ATR: On, Off
- Motion Detector: On, Off
- Privacy Mask: On (Area Select, Top, Bottom, Left,
- Day/Night: Auto, B&W, Color
- Noise Reduction: NR Mode, Y Level, C Level
Installation: The BL-74 is designed to be mounted on a
ceiling, wall, or any flat surface. The attached ball & socket bracket requires
3 screws (included). Once mounted, the camera can be positioned in any direction
for best viewing.
Second Video Output: The camera is equipped with a second
video output and a short video cable (BNC connector) to allow you to connect the camera to
another monitor or recorder. The 2nd video interface is a 2-pin connection
behind the front cover.
- Effective Pixels: 976 (H) x 494 (V)
- Electronic Shutter Speed: 1/60 - 1/100,000 sec