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by Bernie228
Wed Aug 26, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Network cameras
Topic: Ethernet Network
Replies: 7
Views: 737

Re: Ethernet Network

I am not the best on network config. I have 16 cameras recording 4MP and I believe I could saturate my 1GB network as my switches and router could be overrun with the streams. I am thinking I will need two BI clients and capture 8 cams on each with each on its own router. I don't believe 1 Windows ...
by Bernie228
Wed Aug 26, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Handy FOV/Viewing Angle chart
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

Re: Handy FOV/Viewing Angle chart

I wonder if its a difference in advertised viewing angle vs actual. Some of mine are shown as having a measly 70* but in reality it's more than that. It would take a lot of research and testing to get that level of info on each camera though sooooo, maybe I'm just blowing smoke. The only choice is ...
by Bernie228
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Handy FOV/Viewing Angle chart
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

Re: Handy FOV/Viewing Angle chart

This might come in handy for planning purposes - a chart that shows you the coverage area for various focal lengths, viewing angles, and distances. It would be great to have a table. But I am not sure about focal length < 4 mm and wide angle cameras. For Hanwha Techwin XNV-6080 2.8mm - the horizont...
by Bernie228
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Chit chat
Topic: camera names
Replies: 7
Views: 1521

Re: camera names

I haven't named my cameras yet (other than woods_1, deck, garage etc) but I have named my computers: Monster (a 2950X Threadripper), Junior and Farfel (one of our dogs). I've also named my 2 NAS' - Mulva and Mulva_12. Now we'll see who knows where that comes from (you get 1 Junior Mint). Thats real...