Broaden your horizons with wide-angle sensor detectors
25 February 2021 - Lara Velasco
When looking at protecting an open area surrounding a building such as a garden, yard or car park, it is practical, efficient and cost effective to have sensors with a detection angle wider than 90 degrees. A range of OPTEX wide-angle sensors could be well suited.Read more
OPTEX sensors help to protect Fowler Farms from vandalism and theft
25 February 2021 - Matthew Hearn
Highly accurate and reliable outdoor detection technology from OPTEX, the leading global sensor manufacturer, are at the heart of a new solution installed by Eyewatch Security that is helping to protect property and valuable equipment at Fowler Farms in Lincolnshire.Read more
Virtual laser wall: straight or tilted?
19 February 2021 - Rick Wakeham
In many applications, LiDARs are installed in vertical mode to create a virtual wall. The detection area can be vertical at 0 degree or tilted, up to 45 degree, to adapt to different scenarios. Our tech team gives some guidance.Read more
Vehicle sensor settings - approach or presence mode?
28 January 2021 - Rick Wakeham
OPTEX OVS-GT is an ‘above the ground’ vehicle sensor that can replace a ground loop to detect both approaching and stationary vehicles. The calibration varies depending on the application and the type of vehicles to detect.Read more