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New Industrial Wall Mount Folding Keyboard

New product prototype: Industrial Folding Keyboard

Our engineering group objected to posting pictures of such an early prototype, but we are really excited about our new keyboard design:  the industrial 4-position folding keyboard.

New Industrial Folding Keyboard Collage showing folding and typing options
New Industrial Folding Keyboard from Hope Industrial Systems

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KVM mounted on ML20 using the VESA Adapter Bracket

Cables and KVM Extenders: Moving signals from the control room to the industrial touch screen

Many Hope customers place server or desktop class computer equipment in a clean, safe, IT closet, while exposing only our rugged industrial touchscreens and workstations to the rigors of the factory floor. To make this work, we provide a variety of long cable options, and even Industrial KVM Extenders that can push those signals all the way to 1000′ away from the PC. This post discusses these cabling options in detail.

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Demonstration of Touch Screen Alignment

Product Tip: Calibrating “Below the Touch Point”

When doing an initial touch screen alignment, the Elo drivers used in all of our industrial touch screens display the standard “touch the targets” dialog: ┬áthe user is shown a series of onscreen targets and asked to click on them.

Demonstration of Touch Screen Alignment
Touch Screen Alignment Demonstration

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AccuTouch Resistive Touch Screen Sensor

Why do we use Resistive Touch Screens?

We use resistive touch screen sensors in all of our industrial touch screen models. These sensors are very well suited to industrial control applications for a variety of reasons. This article discusses the technology itself and its benefits. We also talk about the Elo AccuTouch line of sensors and controllers, and why we chose them.

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Environmental Testing of HIS Monitors

Website feature: Industrial Monitor Ratings, Compliances, and Certifications

There is nothing scary about this content! We introduce some of the lower-level website content covering the various compliances, ratings and certifications our engineers work hard to earn. Learn about Industrial Display NEMA/IP Ratings, UL Certifications, IEC Reliability Standards, Hazardous Locations Certifications, and Environmental Compliances (RoHS / REACH / WEEE).

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