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Export of this product (IR Models) is controlled by the U.S. Department of Commerce under Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the U.S. Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, in accordance with 22 U.S.C. 2778-2780 of the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
These items (IR Models) are controlled by the U.S. Government and authorized for export only to the country of ultimate destination for use by the ultimate consignee or end-user(s) herein identified. They may not be resold, transferred, or otherwise disposed of, to any other country or to any person other than the authorized ultimate consignee or end-user(s), either in their original form or after being incorporated into other items, without first obtaining approval from the U.S. government or as otherwise authorized by U.S. law and regulations.
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HEL-STAR 6® Gen III is the latest in the series of HEL-STAR marker lights designed specifically for helmetmounting for airborne, MFF, and ground tactical operations. Gen III matches the fit and function of earlier models while providing a streamlined package design and advanced electronics.
Available in tan or black. HEL-STAR 6® Gen III continues to provide up to four user-defined functions in two selectable operating modes in virtually any combination of white, green, blue, red, and IR, each in either steady, flashing or IFF coded operation. Field reprogramming option is available upon request. Requires the purchase of a Programming Interface Module (PIM).
Safety - The unique battery access design provides a curved profile on all sides, minimizing snag hazard. Velcro® attachment provides emergency peel-away from helmet to reduce potential for snag-related injury.
Versatility - Up to four user-defined functions are available in a range of visible colors and IR signals, either flashing, coded or steady.
Visibility - Omni-directional. Intensities can be scaled up or down for special requirements. White flash exceeds FAA 3-statute mile requirements.
Simple, Secure Operation - Switches are designed for positive operation by a gloved-hand, in the blind, with the helmet donned. Mode selection switch design options provide operational flexibility or strong security between overt and covert operating modes.
Operating Extremes - HEL-STAR 6® Gen III is shock and vibration resistant, dustproof and open sea waterproof to 130 fsw (laboratory 300+ feet).
Status Confirmation - Switch design provides visual and tactile confirmation of ON/OFF and operating status with no guesswork; visual confirmation prevents inadvertent battery discharge in the IR operating mode.
Easy Battery Replacement - The single CR123 cell can be replaced in the field, quickly, without special tools.
Field Reprogramming - Color, flash rate, and light intensity can be reprogrammed with a wireless handheld device (PIM). A default feature returns the unit back to original factory settings.