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What You Need to Know About a Custom Pressure Transducer

May 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Temperature sensor technology has changed everything for people who work with high or low temperatures. The biggest benefit of this is the accuracy with which these temperatures and pressure can be measured without putting human life in danger.

However, since the range of applications are for this type of technology are wide and varied, the specifications can change for each transmitter or transducer that is ordered.

But these specifications are not about the measurements of temperature and pressure, but its application as well. Take, for example, the need for a downhole transducer that not only has to measure accurate temperatures and pressure, but also has to withstand shock and vibration while completing the task. And some of these areas of use might be in the Oil and Gas, Sub-sea, aerospace, defense, space, or satellite industries.

If a company manufactures these products with the highest quality, that isn’t enough due to the fact that the ability to also create a custom pressure transducer is just as important due to the varied applications involved with this type of device.

In some cases, all the manufacturing company has to do is provide the pressure and temperature transducer manufacturer with their own unique specifications so that they can build a unique application which works for that particular application.

No matter how you look at it, it is important to keep in mind that dealing with companies that manufacture customized solutions for transducers and transmitters can be just what comes in handy, especially if your organization needs these devices for a wide range of specialized applications.

The Benefits of GPS Tracking

May 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

If the true purpose of technology is to make our lives easier, then with the numerous personal and commercial applications that GPS tracking is useful for, there is no doubt that this technology has indeed arrived.

Even though its only use for a couple of decades was to serve as a navigation system only known to the Department of Defense, once this technology was opened for commercial and personal use, people could understand how unbelievably beneficial this technology was, and will always be.

Take for example, GPS vehicle tracking, which can be used for both personal and commercial applications, and this extends to not only installing a simple GPS unit in your vehicle, but can also be used to manage a fleet of vehicles en route to a particular destination.

The reason for the ability of this system to track literally anything is due to the fact that there are thirty-two satellites orbiting the earth that can locate the position (along with the time) of any object every two minutes.

A beautiful example of how this can help you personally as a parent is when your child is kidnapped or is missing, and since GPS technology works on cell phones, law enforcement personnel can easily locate the child by obtaining the coordinates of the cell phone, bringing great relief to the worried parents.

Fleet GPS tracking also plays an important role in tracking many vehicles at a time while also increasing productivity among employees, who will know that they’re being watched by the eye-in-the-sky. It will also cut down on extra costs in the form of the excess consumption of gas by taking longer routes as well as being billed for overtime by employees, thanks to the capability of being able to plan the most effective routes, saving time, energy and, most of all, money.

Why You Need Spy Cameras For Home

May 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

There are several reasons why it is important to purchase spy cameras for home, but perhaps these calculations will give you the best reason of all. Let’s assume that you have a family (say, a son and a daughter) and a beautiful wife that you aren’t around for reasons related to work. Also, let’s say you have valuables worth $75,000 in your home.

What will you do if these valuables get stolen and your kids and wife get kidnapped?

As harsh of an example as this might be, most often the reason why you cannot get justice in a situation such as this is due to the fact that there’s no evidence. But hidden cameras can change all that.

Since these delightful little devices are so tiny and can blend in with the environment, it’s not easy to detect them, even if you are one of the smartest criminals around. And ever since these devices have dropped to prices as low as $30, it only makes sense that having one of these devices around can be of great assistance, especially when you least expect it to be. If that’s not enough, you can also find a hidden cameras wireless that reduces the chances of criminals finding it, due to the absence of wiring.

Finally, with these devices being so simple to operate, you can not only get it all set up in no time, but also know who’s doing what in your home or anywhere else on your property. The best part of it all is that unlike conventional surveillance cameras, a criminal cannot find these devices, no matter how hard he or she tries.

Benefits of International SIM cards

May 10, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Travelling is always a pleasure, but it is no secret that there can be some inconveniences. This includes staying in touch with others. Most people who travel either opt to get a different handset and SIM card, while others go for international roaming. Both these choices can be troublesome. Buying a new handset and SIM each time you travel is costly and so is international roaming. An easy solution to this problem is to get international sim cards.

This is a practical answer to the problem because it costs a lot less. You can save as much as 90 percent compared to the usual roaming rates. Instead of switching providers each time you travel, you can easily match your existing plan with low-cost solutions. You can get discounted network prices with the different mobile providers that are partners with your SIM provider. These world SIM cards can be used together with an international mobile phone, which will add to your savings. With a phone that will work no matter where you are, you can forget about buying so many different handsets. Not to mention that you won’t have to go through the hassle of switching phones, providers, and transferring important data. Each time you travel, you will have everything you need with you in just one phone and SIM card.

For any jetsetter, this type of mobile solution is a must-have. There’s no reason to waste your money on international roaming fees and handsets when you could be spending it on other things while you travel.