There are a number of reasons that may cause a product to near the end of its production cycle. These include the need to keep up with improvements in technology and changing industry standards. Other reasons may be a lack of demand from the market, significant changes in the product itself, or the technology has come to a point where it is no longer cost effective.
MK1 Radar Recorder – As of 1st January 2019 we are no longer able to offer repair or service of the MK1 Radar recorder.
This product has been superseded by the Black CAT Radar which utilises advanced radar technology and greatly improves on the MK1 platform in terms of performance and functionality.
For more information, please see our Black CAT Radar product page or contact our sales team.
Speed Indication Displays(SID) – As of 1st January 2019 we are no longer able to offer repair or service of the SID devices. Due to a lack of demand from the market, this product line is also no longer being developed.
Profiler Type-F, SLC Type-F, Traffic Monitor, Junior Recorder, Tidy Tip – Up until the 31.03.18 we are offering a last time buy on the listed equipment. After this date, the products will be removed from production.
The platform used for the above products has been utilised for over 25 years. It has now reached a point where the limitations of the technology used for these products is limiting their use in the market and demanding a high resource for upkeep and maintenance.
For all inductive loop based systems, the Black CAT Compact is the latest generation inductive loop platform and is a direct replacement for existing installations. Taking advantage of modern technologies and communication methods, the Black CAT platform is a far superior and versatile hardware platform that can keep up with the demand of the modern market.
To see more information on the Black CAT Compact, please see our Black CAT Compact product page or contact our sales team.
MK1 Radar Recorder, SID, Clever SID – Up until the 31.03.18 we are offering a last time buy on the listed equipment. After this date, the products will be removed from production.
For Radar systems, the Black CAT Radar is the latest generation radar based traffic monitoring platform and is a direct replacement for the MK1 Radar Recorder. For more information on the Black CAT Radar, please see our Black CAT Radar product page or contact our sales team.
The Speed Indication Display (SID) product lines will not be continued due to a lack of demand from the market.
The repair and service for this equipment will continue as long as components are available, further notifications will follow when product lines drop out of service.