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Motor Grader utilisation solution

4G router GPS Industrial IoT Node-Red Outdoor

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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Industrial location beacon outdoor testing

High Temperature Industrial Location beacon Outdoor

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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