With the 2024 work truck show coming up in a few weeks or so, the broad category of “Work Trucks” or “vocational trucks” is on our minds. These trucks include vehicles from ambulances to class 8 heavy trucks weighing over… Continue reading Work Truck Safety Switch Applications
Sometimes clients come to us because they have a small need for switches on an outdoor application and want to design in a sealed switch that they won’t ever have to worry about. A switch that is truly waterproof, with… Continue reading Defining Harsh Environments for Commercial Vehicles.
Every day in the US, you’ll see outriggers used in thousands of vehicle applications. Sometimes referred to as “stabilizers,” these small but powerful hydraulic systems do exactly that: provide stability and compensation for abnormal or uncentered loads during performance of… Continue reading Outstanding Outriggers use CPI
Military hardware never stops evolving, because threats never stop evolving. Yet proven technology like CPI thermal and waterproof switches continue to be designed into modern hardware. It comes back to survivability and endurance, and we pretty much own that. Whether… Continue reading CPI Switches Help Military Vehicles Survive
CPI – Keeping Military Personnel Safe for almost 80 Years Unless you are a rabid CPI company history buff, (like us) you may not know that CPI’s original switch parts developed back in 1946, were thermal switches designed for transport… Continue reading CPI Military Switching Products
Outdoor environments or other harsh duty deployments may test the durability and reliability of many types of typical “proximity switches.” In everything from roller coasters to work trucks there are many moving mechanical parts and assemblies, it is important to… Continue reading Waterproof Limit Switches for Position Detection
It turns out that there is a huge industry around the care and feeding of professional floor cleaning equipment and services. When it is your job to clean and disinfect a 5000 square foot factory floor, working garage, clean room,… Continue reading Industrial Cleaning Applications for CPI Waterproof Switches.
Ok so maybe not literally “float” your boat but in the world of recreational watercraft or commercial boats, CPI’s line of waterproof switches have been a reliable, go-to solution over the years for many critical applications. While there are many… Continue reading CPI Can Help Float Your Boat
In the continuing annals of applications we could never have imagined our waterproof switches being used for, comes the story of Rapid Assault Tools. If you’re a police officer, a special forces unit, or firefighter, getting through a locked door… Continue reading Rapid Assault Tools Facilitated by Rapid Prototyping.
Progress toward lower carbon emissions, and greener power and transportation choices have created some amazing and exciting evolutions in technology. Green Technology goes alongside the concept of sustainability, which seeks to balance the efforts around protecting the environment, with a… Continue reading Clean Technology for A Greener World