NightRide Trailblazer

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  • Regular price $1,795.00

NightRide Trailblazer Vehicle Mounted Thermal Camera System

The NightRide Trailblazer (formerly NightRide Ranger) is a small, lightweight infrared camera, using heat signatures to give you a view 1/4 miles down the road through dust, rain, snow, fog, smoke, and complete darkness. The perfect device for any commercial driver, daily driver or outdoorsman - the versatility and ease of use gives you thermal sight wherever you roam.

Install is a pain-free 5 minutes, and can be popped onto any vehicle - from your car or truck to ATV or motorcycle!  New vehicle grille mounted options are now available.

Or can be taken on foot with a GoPro mount attached to your helmet, or clipped onto a backpack when attached to an auxiliary battery pack!

ALL-WEATHER WEAR - NightRide cameras are designed for the elements, with an IP69 rated anodized aluminum enclosure that is resistant to wind, water and dust.

Applications include pedestrian/animal detection, search + rescue, firefighting, law enforcement and security.

The Trailblazer is available in five models:

  • Trailblazer 384
  • Trailblazer 384 w/ Ethernet
  • Trailblazer 384 - Grille Mount w/ Ethernet
  • Trailblazer HighRes 640
  • Trailblazer HighRed 640 - Grille Mount w/ Ethernet
  • Vehicle mounted thermal camera for improved vision in the dark, fog, or inclement weather; resulting in safer driving and public safety
  • Two mounting options - hood mounted or grille mounted
  • Available in 384x288 or 640x512 resolution models
  • Compact size (100mm x 55mm x 80mm)
  • Low profile - sleek design - lightweight
  • Patented vehicle hood mount included
  • Sealed design: IP69
  • GoPro Mount compatible
  • Wi-Fi connection to your display device
  • Ethernet connection model available
  • Always recording or event recording
  • Remote software upgrade capabilities
  • Portable with auxiliary battery (not included)


Trailblazer 384 Trailblazer 640
Vehicle Specific Mounts Yes Yes
Mounting Hood / Go-Pro compatible Hood / Go-Pro compatible
Pan/Tilt None None
Sensor Resolution 384 x 288 640 x 512
Refresh Rate 25 Hz 25 Hz
Sensor Pixel Size 17 µm 12 µm
Detection Range 480 yds 660 yds
Recognition Range 120 yds 200 yds
Identification Range 60 yds 100 yds
Lens (Focal length) 13 mm 13 mm
Field of View 28° (H) 28° (H)
Optical Magnification None None
Digital Magnification 1x, 2x, 4x, 8x 1x, 2x, 4x, 8x
Optical Focus Range 20 feet to infinity 20 feet to infinity
Focusing Mechanism Fixed Fixed
Color Palettes Black, White, Green, Rainbow Black, White, Green, Rainbow
Power Consumption 4W max 4W max
Power Requirements 12 -16 VDC 12 - 16 VDC
Protection Level IP69 IP69
Lens Heater Yes Yes
Operating Temperature Range -40°F to +140°F -40°F to +140°F
Length x width x height (in) 3.94" x 2.17" x 3.15" 3.94" x 2.17" x 3.15"
Weight  1.5 lbs 1.5 lbs
Warranty Limited 3 years Limited 3 years