John Dyer

D3 Email Set Up, Using Gmail

By John Dyer / 07/07/2021

Emails will only work on networked D3 systems with a valid DNS connection – email can be set up but cannot operate or be tested in DHCP Server mode. See IP settings for more information on networking a D3 base station. Setting up the D3 email function to use a Gmail account is straight forward…

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Smart Sensor for Bespoke Solutions

By John Dyer / 29/10/2020

A common situation is having a specific monitoring requirement, but after a web search not being able find a solution; enter TekTroniks smart sensors. A bit of background The need is to monitor points on a high temperature hot plate used during a manufacturing process. The customer’s found a surface temperature probe for the temperature…

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UKAS Calibration Re-accreditation

By John Dyer / 03/07/2020

A big well done to the Tek Troniks calibration team Every 4 years UKAS re-accredit all calibration houses performing an extensive in-depth audit of all calibration processes and procedures. Despite COVID-19 and all the restrictions in place, we are happy to report that we have passed our 2020 re-accreditation. This means we are re-certified to…

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UKAS Accredited Temperature Mapping

By John Dyer / 18/06/2020

Below we have answered frequently asked questions about temperature mapping. Are your temperature mapping probes UKAS calibrated? Customers know temperature mapping sensors must be UKAS calibrated, but what about the mapping process? Is this not even more important? Probe calibration gives the probe error and the uncertainty of the reading, but what mapping error/uncertainty is…

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On-Site UKAS Temperature Calibration

By John Dyer / 17/06/2020

For many industry sectors UKAS certification is now becoming a standard requirement. Sending sensors back to get calibrated on an annual basis can be disruptive and not always possible. Our accreditation means we can provide UKAS temperature and humidity calibrations on-site, greatly reducing downtime and simplifying the calibration process. We provide UKAS traceable certification for…

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Warehouse temperature monitoring system

Temperature monitoring that’s pure sunshine, no clouds!

By John Dyer / 16/06/2020

Wireless Monitoring With No Ongoing Costs The sales pitch is finished, the demo completed, the quote’s in the right ball park, but still a nagging feeling lingers…. and so the final question is asked – That all looks great, but what are the ongoing cost? “None” always seems to come as a bit of a…

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Temperature Mapping, Installations & Service/On-Site Calibration Visit Dates

By John Dyer / 22/05/2020

Booking Slots Being Opened With the COVID-19 restrictions easing we are pleased to be able to offer further availability of on-site engineer bookings. Summer Temperature Mapping The key period for summer temperature mapping is approaching. July and August are, on average, the hottest months of the year and we find enquiry volumes start to climb…

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Temperature Mapping Service – Certificate of Calibration

By John Dyer / 06/03/2020

Why are Tek Troniks at the forefront of temperature mapping service providers? Simply ours is not just a mapping report but a certificate of calibration for the service provided. This is what sets Tek Troniks apart from the rest of the field. Beat mundane temperature mapping services with a UKAS accredited process. This above all,…

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Alarm Details Explained

By John Dyer / 13/08/2019

The information for each alarm, generated by a D3, can be seen in great detail. This article covers the alarm information shown for software versions 1.0.1.15 on-wards. Alarm detail can be viewed by selecting an orange underlined Alarm/Event link in either the Current, Unacknowledged, Historical or Audit windows within the ALARMS tab. On selection the…

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Daylight Saving Time

By John Dyer / 09/08/2019

For software version 1.0.1.15 on-wards, D3 base station has the capability to change the time automatically, for Daylight Saving. Route to edit Daylight Saving Time; SETTINGS => SITE SETTINGS => SYSTEM SET-UP => Edit => British Daylight Saving To use daylight savings toggle the button from Off (default) to On, then click Submit. Drawback of…

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