Some Past Hardware Designs

Aircraft Fire Suppression System

diamond.gif - 6.2 K E.T. under sub contract to Global Safety Labs, Inc. developed a fire suppression system for use in Cessna's new business jet the CJ4. This product consists of a dual controller box which controls two spray tanks, one for the pilots cabin and the other for the passenger cabin. The pilot is kept informed of the systems status by the controller. He is able to operate these tanks by a remote cockpit switch . They suppress fires through the use of GSL's proprietary chemical known as Artic Fire Freeze. AFF is rated to apply directly to humans without any health risks allowing its use in an executive jet.

Humvee Fire Suppression System

diamond.gif - 6.2 K E.T. under sub contract to Global Safety Labs, Inc. developed a fire suppression system for use in the U.S. Army's Humvee Fighting Vehicle. This product consists of thermal IR sensors which communicate wirelessly to a controller box which controls two spray tanks, one for the soldier's compartment and the other for the vehicle Tires. These tanks suppress fires through the use of GSL's proprietary chemical known as Artic Fire Freeze. AFF is rated to apply directly to the soldiers without any health risks.

Smart Scan Pan/Tilt/Zoom Controller

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E.T. developed the embedded computer controller for Diamond Electronics' Smart Scan product line. This product contains a color TV camera with a motorized Zoom lens and is capable of Panning to a new position at a speed of up to 80 degrees a second. It can store up to 100 preset viewing positions which may be recalled by remote command. It can also perform up to 32 Guard Tours which consist of a series of pretimed moves from preset to preset. Up to 256 Dome Systems may be controlled through a single controller. When made part of a crosspoint video switcher system many Domes may be operated by many controllers simultaneously. These units are a staple of the Casino industry

Personal Computer Mother Board (EISA)

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E.T. developed a PC mother board for PC Designs, a major computer manufacturer. This mother board supports Pentium class processors and offers the Extended Industry Standard Architecture (EISA) bus. It consists of a 10 layer board that mixes both surface mount and through hole parts on both sides of the board. It uses the Intel "Mongoose" chip set and supports 3 EISA slots and 5 ISA slots. It contains two high speed serial ports and a parallel port. It also supports up to 128 Megabytes of RAM memory.

V - CORD 1/2" Time Lapse Video Cassette Recorder

This machine, designed for Teletronix Systems, Inc. is the first of it's kind. Capable of recording up to a week of non stop video pictures on a standard two hour 1/2" video tape. This recorder, which can be used in any position, is a favorite in Banks, Convenience stores, or other retail operations requiring security from armed robbery or shoplifting.

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