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Voice Activated Recorders

Voice activated recorders are exactly what their name implies; they are audio recorders that record when activated by a sound. Voice activated recorders may be used for a multitude of tasks such as securing witness statements, oral note taking, recording college lectures, etc.

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Personal Protection Devices

If you are concerned about your own security, you may be looking for personal protection devices to keep you safe and sound. Many people today commute to work on public transportation or work a late shift when most other people are home. This creates an atmosphere that is prime for an assailant that is interested in steeling your personal belongings or worse, personally injuring you.

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Coax Surge Protection

Although the cable used for digital video security systems does not carry a high voltage charge, coax surge protection is still required to protect your system from lightening and even overzealous power outages, and power surges. If a surge makes its way to the camera or to the DVR your system could be destroyed.

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School Security Systems

These days school security systems consist of a little bit more than just a truant officer of the 1970’s and before. Thanks to always evolving technology and reduced prices, a digital video security camera system usually plays a big part in school security systems as well as maintaining order within the classroom.

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Security DVR Lockbox With Fan

Sometimes, even your digital video security system requires security; that’s when it’s time to consider a security DVR lockbox with fan. Not only will it provide security protection for your digital video security equipment, but it also helps to protect it from bumps, bruises, and other human being induced injuries.

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Beanie Wire Connectors

When it comes to splicing wire together or separately, the beanie wire connector is an old standby that is tried and true. The “B” connectors as they are often called can be used to join or splice almost any wire that ranges from about 18 to 30 gauge. However, these are not the only wire connectors available so in this article we’ll take a look at some of the more common methods used for joining wire/cable.

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BNC-M-RCA-F Male to Female Adapter

There are many ways to send video transmissions and there are as many different connectors/adapters as there are ways to transmit. The BNC-M-RCA-F male to female adapter is just one of those combinations that is available. In this article we’ll take a look at some of the ways video data is sent and the connectors that are used to hold everything together.

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PTZ-TOOL Programming Module

The PTZ-TOOL programming module makes programming PTZ cameras a cinch. Security Camera King offers this for sale for customers because there are many people that have more than 1 PTZ (Pan-Tilt-Zoom) camera in their system. In fact, this tool is only required if you use more than 1 PTZ camera in your system, but it can be used to control a standalone PTZ camera as well.

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Motion Activated Security Camera

There are many purposes for using a motion activated security camera. Portably, the most popular reason for using the motion activated security camera is to conserve electronic resources. On the other hand, these cameras may be used for an entirely different reason; to provide alerts like an alarm system when something is there.

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8 Camera Security Systems

One of the most popular digital video security system configuration is the 8 camera security system. This is especially true for the homeowner with no particular reason other than it seems that about 8 cameras can adequately cover both the exterior and interior of the home. Eight camera security systems are not limited to homeowners by any means; they also are popular for businesses and other commercial uses. In the following article, we’ll overview the general characteristics of the eight different 8 Camera Security Systems that Security Camera King (SCK) has to offer. For specific details, see each systems description and specifications on its own web page.

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Video Security Systems

Video security systems are fast becoming the “wave” of the future. Not only can they document events as they occur, but with Internet technology and other electronic technology advancements, they can even act as burglar alarms and alert you when possible illegal events occur.

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OD-LX520IR50 Vandal Resistant Dome Camera

Security Camera King’s (SCK’s) OD-LX520IR50 Vandal Resistant Dome Camera is the featured camera for all of SCKs Ultimate series DVR complete package systems. Although this camera sells individually for only $74.95, it’s a very high quality high definition camera that produces detailed video and comes packed with many useful features.

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PWR-Mini-4 Output Switching Supply

There are many options for providing power to your digital video camera security system and Security Camera King’s (SCK) PWR-MINI-4 Output Switching Supply is an excellent choice. In this article, we’ll take a loot at some of the issues related to powering your digital video security camera systems and examine the solutions that SCK has to offer.

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