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The OP/Station Difference

Step 1. Choose Display
15’ or 18’? – ruggedized
Ensure high temperature rating
Determine mounting method
Touchscreen? What type?

Step 2. Select input devices
Full travel or membrane keyboard?
Sealed for NEMA 12 or 4?
Industrial pointing device? Bar Code Scanner?

Step 3. Source add-ons – do you need:
Heat exchangers/air conditioners/coolers
Label Printer? Report Printer? Alarm Printer?
UPS? What Size?
Purge System?

Step 4. Design enclosure
Must fit monitor, keyboard, computer, and cooling products
Select/configure 15 – 20 parts and accessories
Check clearances, hole patterns, cut-outs, shelf locations
Include shock mounting, as appropriate
Perform thermal calculations
 
Step 5. Generate detail drawings
Specify cut-outs, bolt holes, clearances, window type, paint, gasketing, etc.
Determine wiring and cabling requirements
Create parts list
 
Step 6. Select panel shop
Will provide cut-outs, assembly, wiring, painting
 
Step 7. Order components
Between 5 and 15 different vendors
Lots of freight charges
Monitor and expedite deliveries
 
Step 8. Oversee construction
Coordinate vendor deliveries
Ensure ease of maintenance
Ensure hardware compatibility
Configure components, PCs, networks, as needed
 
Step 9. Coordinate quality issues
Manage warranty issues with multiple vendors
Perform unit inspection
Execute functional testing
 
Step 10. Deliver on-time, within budget???
You Could Simply...
Or You Could...
Step 1: Select OP/Station
       -Single Source
       -Single Model Number
       -Fully Configured
       -One Year Warranty
       -Simple Installation
       -Stocking Distributors

Step 2: Enjoy your morning coffee, and leave the rest to us.


That's the OP/Station Difference.