TheFireStore.com offers the Mini HD or the Mini HD 2 cameras from firefighter-owned and operated Fire Cam. The fire helmet cameras are specifically designed for the fire service and do not impede or degrade the performance of the helmet in accordance with to NFPA 1971 2000 structural performance requirements, according to the company.
The 4 oz. Fire Cam Mini HD or Fire Cam Mini HD 2 fire helmet cameras each include a BJ004 BlackJack mount that is specifically designed for Fire Cam cameras. The cameras also are intrinsically safe when a solid waterproof cap is used, the company said. They are built of heat-resistant anodized aluminum with a heat-resistant glass lens and can withstand temperatures to 900F for short periods of time and also can stand-up in interior firefighting. When used with the waterproof cap, the cameras are waterproof to a depth of 33 ft.
The Mini HD 2 has 2 video modes. One is 720 HD at 60 FPS (for slow motion, slow down shots) and 1080 HD at 30 FPS. It also can take 12 MP photos. The HD 2 has single button operation when turning ON / OFF or RECORD, and the camera also "vibrates" for a second to let you know it is on / off or recording. Accessories include two, spare rechargeable batteries, a USB cable, and battery charger. Both cameras are covered under the "Fire Cam Damage" warranty. If a camera’s components get damaged in a fire, users are covered for a free replacement.