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  • iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System
  • iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System
  • iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System
  • iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System
  • iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System
  • iShot® PTZ-550 HD Camera System
iShot Camera Systems

A. iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System



  • Features Sony FCB-EV7500 HD Zoom Camera
  • 5.5 Inches in Diameter with a total operating envelope from fixed mount 7.25 inch sphere
  • 7.2lbs 
  • 30x Optical Zoom, Autofocus, Image Stabilization, Automatic Wide Dynamic Range/Gain/White Balance
  • Kevlar Reinforce Polyurethane Cable 
  • Continuous 360 Degree Pan
  • 245 Degree Tilt
  • 35 Watt Lamps / one spot / flood
  • Waterproof, 6061 Anodized aluminum design 
  • Submersible to 100 Ft.

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The iShot® HD PTZ-550A HD Camera System is InterTest’s first Full HD 1080p Pan,Tilt, Zoom camera.  The video output of the system is a component video signal (YPBPR,) the camera head can be submerged in up to 100 feet of water.

The iShot® PTZ-550A HD camera system uses Sony’s FCB-EV7500 HD camera module which has a 30x optical zoom lens and over three million pixels. The camera is equipped with a full suite of automatic and manual settings for exposure values, Day/Night mode, zoom, focus, auto focus, and image stabilization which are accessible from the onscreen menu as well as specific buttons built onto the controller for quick changes.

The system can fit through 5.5 inches openings and is 7.2lbs (Camera Head) The PTZ 550A HD camera head has the ability to Pan continuously 360 degrees, as well as Tilt 245 Degrees.  The head of the camera is outfitted with two 35 Watt Halogen Lamps, one with a spot reflector the other with a flood reflector.  Each light is independently controlled, allowing the user to manually adjust lighting to dynamic environments.

The system includes the PTZ-550A HD Camera Head Assembly with integrated Sony FCB-EH7500, a Control Box for manipulation of the mechanical motions, the lighting system, and the advanced controls of the camera module itself. Also included is a 100 foot Kevlar, Reinforced Polyurethane Cable with deployment reel. 

The PTZ-550A HD is easily implemented onto pre-existing mounting mechanism and was designed with being easily retrofitted to pre-existing inspection stations.



Common applications for the PTZ-550A HD include Nuclear Fuel Bundle/Serial Number Verification, Reactor Vessel, Large Pipe Inspections, Monitoring of Contaminated Rooms and Hot Cells, Steam Generator Bowl and Secondary Side Inspection, and Tanks and Vessels. Some other non-nuclear applications include Weld Inspections, Corrosion Evaluation, Fuel tank inspection and any kind of application where human access is either dangerous or impossible.



  • Fits through 5.5 inch (140mm) diameter opening
  • Can turn to right angle in 6 inch ID pipe
  • Total operating envelope from fixed mount 7.25 inch (184.2mm) sphere
  • Overall height 11 inches
  • 7.2 lbs. (3.4 kgs)
  • Utilizes the HD Sony FCB-EV7500 HD Color Camera
  • 30x Optical Zoom
  • Auto Focus Zoom
  • Image Stabilization
  • 1/2.8-type sensor delivers true HD (1080p) video at 30fps
  • Automatic Wide D On/Off
  • Auto Gain
  • Auto White Balance
  • 6061 Anodized Aluminum Housing can accommodate
  • Submersible and Rated to 100’ (30.48 M) Depth
  • Kevlar, Reinforced Polyurethane Cable
  • Continuous 360 degree Pan, 245 degree tilt
  • Illumination - Two 35 Watt Lamps, one Spot and one Flood
  • 3 - 10-32 tapped holes in base for mounting
  • Quick Change Module and Lamps
  • Control Box 110-250 Universal, 50/60 Hz
Components in System[+]

iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera Head


HD Camera head with integrated Sony FCB-EV7500.  5.5 inches x 11 inches in a 6061 anodized aluminum waterproof housing (up to 100 ft) and can fit through 5.5 inch (140mm) diameter opening turning to a right angle in 6 inch ID pipe. 

iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera Control Unit


The PTZ Camera control unit allows the operator control of Pan, tilt, zoom, focus, illumination, and other camera features.

iShot® 100 foot Cable for PTZ-550A HD Camera Systems


HD 100 foot Kevlar, Reinforced Polyurethane Cable with strain relief connecting the base of the camera unit to the camera control unit. The cable to camera head connection is submersible in water up to 100 feet.

iShot® Cable Reel for PTZ Systems


This cable reel holds up to 150-feet of cable for any of the iShot Imaging PTZ systems. The convenient handle allows for easy transport of the cable keeping the deployment and retrieval quick and simple.

iShot® PTZ-550 Storage Case


The custom PTZ-500 rugged travel case stores the PTZ-500 camera head, control unit and ccu power.

Video Capture

HD-SDI Monitor and Recorder Kit with 500GB Drive


The compact ALL-IN-ONE HD-SDI monitor and recorder kit allows the user to document Full HD large format video footage onto a pre-installed 500 GB hard drive. Please note, this recorder supports HD-SDI 1080/60i only, it does not support 3GSDI 1080/60p.

AJA V2Digital - YPbPr to SDI Converter


The AJA V2Digital offers high-quality 10-bit conversion of component or composite analog video to SDI at either SD or HD resolutions. The V2Digital accepts YPbPr (SMPTE, EBU-N10), Betacam, or RGB component inputs or NTSC/PAL or Y/C (S-Video) composite inputs with a 4-line Adaptive Comb Filter providing high-quality decoding of composite sources. 

Tripods, Mounts and Fixtures

iShot® Fiberglass Tripod with Leveling Pad and Clamp for PTZ Systems


iShot® Fiberglass Tripod with Leveling Pad allows the user to position, stabilize, and lower the PTZ Camera into a target inspection area.

Replacement Lamps & Misc.

iShot® 35 Watt (24v) Halogen Flood Lamp for the PTZ-400 and PTZ-550


35 Watt Flood lamp provides a wide illumination area for inspection in dark environments.

iShot® 35 Watt (24v) Halogen Spot Lamp for the PTZ-550


35 Watt spot lamp allows the operator to pin point the illumination beam to inspect a specific area in dark environments.

Video Cables

iShot® 3 Channel BNC Male to BNC male RGB 6 ft Cable


The iShot® 3 Channel BNC male to 3 BNC male 6 foot video cable offer the highest quality connections for applications ranging from home theater to broadcast.

iShot® XBlock® 3G-SDI Cable, BNC to BNC (Male), 6.5 ft


6.5 ft 3GSDI cable for the Sony FCBEV7500 and FCB-EV7100 cameras, BNC to BNC, male. This cable can also provide an HDSDI signal for the FCB-EH6500, FCB-EH6300, FCB-EH3410, FCB-EH3150, and FCB-SE600 Sony block cameras.

PTZ Attachments

iShot® PTZ Magnetic Base


The PTZ magnetic base assembly attaches to the PTZ camera head which allows the PTZ to be mounted to a flat magnetic surface.


iShot® 16' Telescoping pole with Adapter for iShot® PTZ Camera Systems


The iShot® 16' Telescoping pole measures 4 feet  up to 16 feet and is equipped with an adapter connecting the iShot® PTZ Camera head to the telescoping pole.

iShot® PTZ Coupler Attachment for Sectional Poles


The PTZ coupler attachment for sectional poles threads on to the base of the PTZ Camera Head to become an adapter in order to attach sectional poles (EM18134) accessories. 

iShot® PTZ 6 foot Sectional Pole with Captive Hardware, Nuclear Grade


The iShot® 6 foot sectional nuclear grade pole with captive hardware connects to the coupler attachment (EM18133) to allow raising and lowering of our iShot® PTZ camera heads, both vertically and horizontally for inspection.

iShot® PTZ Sectional Pole Carrying Case


Carrying case can store up to a quantity of (6) 6 foot sectional poles. Ideal for stoarge and travel.

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    iShot® PTZ-550A HD Camera System Catalog Sheet

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