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Night Master US Plus Keyboard Controller



  • IP66 Waterproof
  • Control basic featured of Night Master US series thermal cameras
  • 3 axis joystick, OLED display
  • Two color backlights
  • Support customized keys
  • Control through both RS485 and Ethernet
  • Silicone rubber weatherproof cover

Power Button

Long press to power on / off the joystick controller and the camera.


To Control Camera
Twist joystick leftwards to zoom out, twist joystick rightwards to zoom in;
Move joystick up / down to tilt up / down camera;
Move joystick left / right to pan left / right camera

Scene Button

Short press to switch among MOB mode (Man Over Board), night mode, Day mode, Docking mode.

Color Button

Short press to change the color palettes or color polarity of the thermal image. (only available in 640 thermal resolution camera models).

Camera Button

Short press to switch between the daytime camera and the thermal images camera.

Home Button

Short press to move camera to home position; Long press to save current position as Home Position.

(Forward scan)

Short press - 45-degree automatic scan 22.5 degree right from Home point, Home Point, 22.5 degree left from home point
Long press – Adjust DNR (Digital noise reduction) Adjust DNR (off to 1, 2, 3, 5)

(anchor watch)

Short press – 360-degree continuous automatic scan Long press - switch to manual focus mode. Twist joystick to focus near / far.

Camera Mode Features


MOB Mode

MOB Mode

MOB (abbreviation of Man Over Board) is adjusted to display more details of the man who is in the water.

Night Mode

Night Mode

Night mode, the AGC is adjusted to display darker thermal image.

Day Mode

Day Mode

Day mode, the AGC is adjusted to display brighter thermal image.

Docking Mode

Docking Mode

Docking is adjusted to display more details of the camera and easily find the docking obstacles.

Day Mode

Tilt Angle Indicator

Horizontal Angle Indicator

Horizontal Angle Indicator



Thermal Imagining Features


Keyboard Controller Technical Specifications


Model Night Master US Plus Controller
Interface RS-485/ Ethernet
Protocol PELCO-D-, PELCO-P
Baud Rate 2400bps, 4800bps, 9600bps, 19200bps
Address 0~255
Joystick 3-axis, speed adjustable
Display OLED
Power POE, DC10.8~28V
Power Consumption <1.6W
Temperature 32°F ~ 104°F (0°C ~ +40°C)
Storage Temperate -4°F ~ 122°F (-20°C ~+50°C)
Relative Humidity ≤90% (non-condensation)
Dimensions 6in(L) X 4in(W) X 4in(H) (141mm(L) X 90mm(W) X 117mm(H))
Weight 2lb (0.8KG)

Convenient Mounting