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Vibration damping for PCB mounting

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Vibration damping for PCB mounting

Majority of units made by Dureco are installed on different vehicles and machinery. One of the challenges is vibration. The mounting real estate on vehicles is a very precious commodity. We have solved the problem by using internal vibration damping mounts, which are design and fabricated for low volume production.

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Motor Grader utilisation solution

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Motor Grader utilisation solution

Dureco with cooperation with Westrac (Caterpillar dealer) to provide insight into Motor Grader utilization and blade operation. Some of information available are Date, Time, Location, Grading, Grading in reverse, Abuse level, Engine run, Blade load factor, Reverse engaged. Communication with API and file export.

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4G Router metrics and alarms in Slack channel

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4G Router metrics and alarms in Slack channel

How to troubleshoot 4G router connectivity problems and not to deploy full monitoring suite? Similar questions or simple. My 4G router (Advantech) behaves strange, how to find out, what is going on? Not want to use or go via the hassle of setting up SNMP monitoring or similar. What about getting notification into a Slack channel, when some router metrics changes. This can provide quick and easy insight into what is actually happening and we can use software tools, which are ready available. We will end up with something like this in your Slack channel: Let’s start with Slack. Follow...

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Industrial location beacon outdoor testing

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Industrial location beacon outdoor testing

Work on location beacon for industrial harsh environment is progressing very well. With metal parts delivered. I could start to test different materials for additive manufacturing process. I focus only on materials, which can be used long term outdoors under harsh Australian conditions. Ambient temperatures reaching over 60°C. Below picture is showing 68°C in lovely November temperature in Brisbane, Australia. This would be because of the black plastic housing of the temperature meter as Bosch BME280 in white housing was reporting 56°C. As we do have temperature sensor available on the location beacon. Monitoring the temperature inside of the housing...

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