C983 Compact System Camera

Produced by Mirion Technnologies

The IST-Rees C983 Cameras offer a compact, sealed,underwater capable, high performance pan/tilt/zoom color CCD camera. Ideal for locating in areas where space is at a premium, the camera features an integral pan and tilt with mounting provision for additional lights and microphone. The integrated microcontrollersupports many additional features including position feedback, temperature monitoring and optional radiation dosimetry for when the camera is used in radiation environments. The camera controller options provide for easy and cost-effective integration of multi camera systems including those requiring a mix of C983 and R981 radiation tolerant cameras.


  • Telemetry (RS485), video and power over three
  • twisted pairs
  • Integral pan/tilt with +/- 180o travel and variable
  • speed which can automatically reduce as the
  • camera is zoomed in
  • Outstanding viewing performance achieved by
  • using a high performance CCD module with 18:1
  • optical and 4:1 digital variable speed zoom
  • Position feedback system to provide for preset positioning and adjustable end stops
  • Camera internal temperature monitoring and over-temperature alarm
  • Optional radiation dosimetry
  • Sealed housing for in-air and underwater operation
  • Optional high power tracking lights
  • Simple camera cable
  • One 19" controller to control up to 8 cameras
  • Option of dedicated controller (C983 cameras only) or flexible sub-rack (Mixed R981/C983 cameras)
  • 8 channel lighting and microphone sub-racks
  • RS485 telemetry to camera and lighting controllers
  • Software protocol and hardware can address up to 128 cameras/16 controllers

C983 Compact System Camera (.pdf)