Posts Tagged ‘Floor Mat Switch’

New Sealed Floor Mat Switches Are In!

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Looking for a more rugged solution to our Standard Floor Mat Switches? Well we’ve got it! We now have four different sealed floor mats in stock in two different sizes, and two different trigger weights. These particular switches are a perfect solution for monitoring security points, inventory, and more. While the mats are most often used in security applications but it can also be used for projects such as interactive arts, stage triggers for plays, animal behavior tracking and more. They can even be placed underneath carpeting and welcome mats.

The 9″ x 15″ comes comes in trigger weights of 25lbs and 60lbs. The 18″ x 24″ mats also comes in the same 25lbs and 60lbs trigger weights.

Stay tuned for new products as well as some new videos!

How to scare kids on halloween the ‘techy’ way!

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Hiding behind bushes in a monster costume and jumping out to scare would be trick-or-treaters is sooo 1995. That and it can earn you a beat down from an unsuspecting parental guardian. Here’s a way to do it while you’re safely hiding within your house.

First, either purchase or build a scary pop-out halloween prop, screaming speaker, or flashing lights of your choice. Here’s a pretty fancy one made out of PVC and other various items:

Couple this with one of our simple Floor Mat Switches….

and you’ve got an automatic Halloween gag that is sure to make a few kids soil their costumes!