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Rat in wall

Postby sp1068 on Sat Dec 09, 2006 8:50 pm

Hi!

Is it possible to use some kind of device like the Heatseeker to see a rat moving around inside a wall? Thanks.
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Postby opticsplanet.com on Mon Dec 11, 2006 8:21 am

Hi

Unfortunately, no. A heatseeker only indicates when it is pointing at a hot spot and forms no images. More importantly, a heatseeker will not have the sensitivity to read through a wall.

You can use a thermal imager, but these are extremely expensive ($7000 plus) Be chaeper to hire an exterminator.
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