Published at Thursday, September 21st 2017. by olga in Security systems.
Today more and more people have the need to learn how to install security cameras and security camera systems in their home or business. This is because crime is on the rise and DIY security cameras and security camera systems have become higher in quality, more affordable and easy to purchase. Since you no longer have to hire a professional to install security cameras, it is possible to have your home or business under surveillance in no time at - all by yourself, and at an affordable price. Here is some help and some tips on how to install your own security cameras.
• Camera. Cameras for this system should be able to stand up to the weather. They need to be waterproof and they should be able to operate in low temperatures especially if you live in cold climates. Cameras of this kind should have bodies that will not rust. Most systems provide cameras equipped with night vision. The range of the night vision security camera can be anywhere from 15 feet to 150 feet. Most systems depend on the strength of the infrared lights.
In summary, C-mount cameras are the very highest quality security camera but have some disadvantages when being used outdoors, as they were not built for adverse weather conditions. C-mount cameras can see better than most other cameras in low level lighting conditions, can be adapted by changing out their lenses, and offer the very highest resolution of any security camera.
• Do you prefer wired or wireless cameras? Hardwired Camera Systems are more reliable than wireless will require that you drill holes into walls to mount cameras and to feed wires through the walls. Wireless Security Camera Systems use radio frequency through the air from the cameras transmitter to a receiver. The receiver picks up the signal and transfers it to a TV or Monitor or Digital Video Recorder. So no wiring is required. Wireless cameras are much easier to install and can be mounted almost anywhere and can be moved around with more ease.
C-Mount security cameras, like most models of security cameras, do face a weakness: c-mount cameras require considerable effort to be used outdoors. C-mount cameras are more sensitive than, for example, bullet security cameras, and considerable damage can be done to them by rain, wind, heat, or cold. If you need to use a c-mount security camera outdoors, you will need to purchase a housing and a mounting bracket. Some housings simply protect for rain and projectiles, whereas other are equipped with heaters and blowers to keep the temperature constant. Mounting brackets, just as they sound, enable c-mount cameras to be mounted on exterior walls.
C-mount security cameras are very effective when used indoors, but face challenges when used outdoors. To be used outside, c-mount cameras need special mounting brackets to fix them on the wall and housings, as c-mount cameras are very susceptible to the environment.