Car rear view camera technology has been around for quite some time now. In fact, for many decades, manufacturers have demonstrated a preference for cameras as opposed to rear view mirrors. Over time, they have made the small wide-angled cameras on the vehicle’s rear indispensable accessories. The main issue with rear view mirror is that they don’t show what is directly behind your vehicle, which leaves you with a dangerous blindspot....
Rear cameras such as the Backup cameras expand your visual field leading to reduced backing collisions. They help you see beyond the image of the mirror, which helps to address these blind spots. Safe parking has never been easier and enjoyable than with a camera kit. Some systems include an alarm to notify you when approaching an obstacle. For instance, a backup camera on a towing trailer is particularly significant because of the needed close-up view. The camera system can incorporate audible sensors and line colors to ensure that you keep a safe distance.
Factors to Consider When Buying a Rear View Camera
TransQuip has rear-view cameras that you will find desirable, irrespective of whether you are intending to buy a wireless rear view camera or a wired design. The wired design has traditionally been more reliable as there is no interference. Various lengths of wiring are available to suit your application. Some cameras also have a heated lense to stop condensation of fogging of the glass, and are heavy duty to take a lot of rough treatment when mounted on machinery or trucks.
The viewing angle of your reversing camera can also help to minimise blind spots. Have it in mind that the focal length of the lens and the sensor size of the image determine the field of view, making the correct view critical to assist you ward off avoidable accidents when reversing your vehicle.
At all times, buy a rearview camera with a clear night vision. The presence of infrared lights ensures that your camera remains operational irrespective of the weather conditions or time of the day. Moreover, consider the screen or monitor size of your rear camera. A relatively small screen reduces the clarity of an image, however you must also consider what room you have before choosing a larger screen, especially if your cab is tight for space.
To stay safe, clean your camera lenses regularly to rid it off road debris, dirt or grime and keep the image viewed sharper.
Get in touch with TransQuip today or browse our range of alarm systems and advanced rearview cameras. With our high-quality backup cameras, enjoy safer navigation and driving experiences.
While a rearview mirror will help you with what is happening around the back and down the sides of your vehicle, a reversing camera shows more. You get to see out the sides of the back of your vehicle as well. You also don't need to look up or behind you when backing your truck or trailer. These cameras can be installed in heavy-duty vehicles as well as commercial vehicles. Installing a reverse camera can help improve your safety factor and that of other road users, while also giving your truck or trailer the upgrade it deserves....
At TransQuip, we stock a variety of reverse cameras and monitors for motorists in NZ. It’s dangerous to drive blind at the best of times - with our reverse camera monitor kits, you can see your vehicle’s blind spots behind you! We have options that include heavy-duty reversing camera kits that are ideal for tough commercial vehicle operations like trucks, excavators, buses, combine harvesters, tractors, and so forth.
We have various options available to make it easier for your application, including single view monitors, quad monitors that can take up to 4 cameras, wireless and waterproof kits. Most kits have the study 4 pin connectors for a positive, secure connection, and accessories are available like extra cameras, cables in various lengths, mounting brackets, and joiner kits. Most cameras have a heated screen to stop condensation, which helps to improve visibility when driving in wet and cold conditions.
Increase your safety by purchasing any of our vehicle reverse camera and monitor kits. They are easy to install and don't require any technical knowledge to operate. Contact us today at TransQuip for all your vehicle security camera kits. We look forward to doing business with you.
There are so many reasons you want to consider getting a tonal alarm or broadband alarm for your heavy-duty vehicle. They help to contribute to the safety around your vehicle by alerting other road users or pedestrians whenever you are reversing your vehicle. At TransQuip, we stock a variety of broadband reversing alarms and reversing cameras for both standard vehicles and heavy-duty vehicles....
Warn people that you are about to reverse with our standard reverse alarms - alert everyone in the danger zone behind your vehicle that you are backing up. We stock both 12 and 24-volt options, and you can choose from any of our broadband sound strengths.
Our reversing alarms for vehicles add to your safety factor and the the broadband options is often specified to minimise noise pollution. Our alarms are instantly activated when the reverse gear is engaged. We also have the best heavy duty dual reversing camera in NZ, so you can see everything that happens behind your vehicle.
Our range includes -
Traditional tonal reversing alarms - make a single frequency or tone of noise. These can be a common cause of noise complaints, especially in residential areas or at night.
Broadband reversing alarms - produce a range of frequencies. They are also called squawkers or quackers. They create a beam of noise that is louder in one particular direction, so it can be faced towards the danger zone and is not so annoying in other areas. This alarm is often specified to be used on-site, especially around residential areas.
Self-adjusting alarm - this comes in both the tonal sound or broadband sound. The beauty is that it adjusts itself to suit the surrounding noise level. When the surrounding noise gets louder, the alarm gets louder.
Contact us today at TransQuip for your vehicle reverse alarms and reversing cameras. We stock a variety of options and are sure that you will be able to find one that meets your needs. Our services cover all of New Zealand, and we are positive you will enjoy your business with us.