The FD Series Camclosure's Lower Dome has condensation or is fogged up.

Issue

The FD5,FD2, and FD1 series cameras have condensation build up around the lens during first installation. The condensation may or may not evaporate after camera operation.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

  • FD5, FD2, FD1 Camclosure series

Cause

  • Moisture enters camera.

Resolution

Avoid storing the unit in extremely humid, dusty, hot/cold environments where the operating temperature is outside the recommended range of -22F to 121F (-30C to +55C).

If camera is installed during a high humid day condensation may accumalate on the lower dome. 

The entire dome must be dried out a hair dryer works best.  Place dessicant inside the enclosure to absorb any moisure.

 

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