Guard Patrolling Solution

Guard Patrolling Solution

1. GC-50 Remote Storage/Communicator

Hard Shop GC-50 remote station is a user-friendly hardware communication station that allows you to upload, download, and transfer data that has been collected through the use of the GC-02 Reader Base and the GC-01 Acquisition Reader.

The GC-50 station can be installed remotely and allows you to transfer data to a local or remote PC via either the serial port or a built-in modem. PC-based DigiTool™ Call Center (DCC) Software (GS-02) then processes the data.

This tool is simple to install and even simpler to use. With just the touch of a button, you can easily manage your distributed DigiTool™ guard patrol monitoring system on a large geographic and data quantity scale.

Main Features

  • Communications call-back feature (can be enabled or disabled)
  • Variety of call scheduling options
  • Internal real-time calendar/clock with battery backup that can maintain operation for 14 days if disconnected from the DC input
  • An internal buzzer for audio validation
  • Two bi-colored LEDs for visual validation
  • RJ-11 phone in/out plugs
  • User-friendly operation – as simple as pressing a button
  • Unique, compact design, allows for a minimum of cabling requirements, saving desk space

Professional Grade Features

  • Local storage of over 200,000 readings for up to two weeks when power is out
  • Advanced microprocessor based on Intel™ technology
  • Custom Security Codes
    • High security and facility codes
    • Can be uniquely selected for large customers
    • Determine which PC has access to local or remote hardware
    • Prevent unauthorized Serial/PSTN connections
  • Dust and Water resistant
  • Two icon based buttons for loading a reader to the GC-50 or for making a remote PC connection

2. GC-03 Charger Base

Hard Shop’s DigiTool™ GC-03 charger is the perfect solution for keeping the GC-01 Readers fully charged between data transfer downloads.

The GC-03 can be placed in remote strategic locations for use while a guard is away from the main base. Keeping the rechargeable battery in the GC-01 Reader properly charged enables the GC-01 to perform a maximum of 8000 read events before it must be placed in the GC-02 Base for data download.

The GC-03 does not require a PC connection. The included AC/DC wall adapter power supply enables the GC-03 to be placed anywhere it is needed.

Main Features

  • Spring-loaded contacts for easy docking of the GC-01
  • Built-in AC-DC adapter and fast charger for the GC-01 reader’s 1800 mAh lithium-ion battery
  • Contains no parts that require user servicing
  • Attractive, efficient, rugged, dust and water resistant design
  • Ultra-bright red and green battery LED status indicator

Professional Grade Features

  • Small desktop footprint with rubber feet
  • Wall-mount option helps save desktop space
  • Integrated with the Guard Patrol product family of products

3. GC-02 Data Acquisition/Charger Base

The GC-02 Base docking-station is made of rugged ABS plastic. It contains a nickel-plated steel iButton ID chip Reader, a built-in rapid charger with a unique swiveling DC power connection, and a rotating RS-232 serial connector for wall or desktop mount.

The GC-02 Base facilitates data transfer from the GC-01 Reader to a single PC for report generation and data analysis using DigiTool™ GS-01 Reports Light or GS-02 DCC DigiTool™ Call Center remote monitoring software.

The flexibility of the GC-02 models to read Dallas iButton ID chips allows you to tailor your system even more to suite your specific needs.

Main Features

  • Spring-loaded contacts for easy docking of the GC-01
  • Built-in AC-DC adapter and fast charger for the GC-01’s 1800 mAh lithium-ion battery
  • AC-DC wall transformer included
  • Ultra-low power consumption
  • 3-color LED battery-status indicator:
  • Orange – GC-01 Reader not docked
  • Red – GC-01 is docked and charging
  • Green – GC-01 battery is fully charged
  • Built-in ID chip reader for enrolment and recording of locations, events, and user tag data
  • Contains no parts that requires user servicing
  • Attractive, efficient, and rugged dust and water resistant design

Professional Grade Features

  • Compatible with Hard Shop DigiTool™ family of adaptable guard patrol products
  • Flexibility with the option to select models with Dallas iButton ID chip (GA-01/AT-32B)
  • Rotating RS-232 9-pin serial port with a 3 mm Barrel socket
  • Full duplex RS-232 communication at 9600 baud
  • Small desktop footprint with rubber feet
  • Wall-mount option helps save desktop space
  • Integrates with the GCK-01 Kit, the GC-50 PSTN remote station communicator, and the Guard Patrol product family
  • Interface compatibility with the GC-50 modem communicator to facilitate upgrading

4. GC-01 Data Acquisition Reader

Hard Shop’s DigiTool™ GC-01 reader is a light-weight hand-held iButton reader intended for trouble free Guard Patrol Touring applications.

The DigiTool™ GC-01 reader collects raw data of guard usage, tours, location tags, user, and event tags. It has three modes of notification for providing confirmation of tag data acquisition. Raw data is downloaded to either the GS-01 Reports Lite software or the GS-02 advanced DigiTool™ Call Center management PC software, which provides tour management and archival features of the guard patrol system. The software is used to generate reports and analyze data.

The DigiTool™ GC-01 reader has an internal 1800 mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable battery, which can provide over 300,000 reads or 6 months of use before recharging. When used with the GA-06 leather holster, the DigiTool™ GC-01 reader can be worn on a belt for convenient transportation.

Main features

  • Three modes of notification:
  • Built-in 360o LED array for increased visibility of valid iButton reads
  • Built-in vibrating motor for tactile read confirmation
  • Built-in buzzer for audio read confirmation
  • Low battery and memory full alerts by means of vibration, visual, and audio beeps
  • High capacity rechargeable internal 1800 mAh Lithium-ion battery
  • Highly-rugged and waterproof (Meets IP-65 level tests)
  • 9600 baud speed uploading/ downloading speed

Professional Grade Features

  • Flexibility with the option to select models with Dallas iButton ID chip (GA-01/AT-32B)
  • Tamper evident seals
  • Polycarbonate and carbon-hardened stainless steel casing, ensuring its light-weight, portability, and durability
  • High capacity, can hold 8,000 events in non-volatile memory

GA-06 Leather Holster

  • A quality leather holster that can be worn on a belt
  • Includes a button clip for securing the reader during non-use
  • Designed using the highest standards and the most stringent specification with the security industry in mind

5. GA-12 Numeric Event Wallet

Hard Shop’s user-friendly GA-12 easy-to-fold event wallet that the guard patrol staff can carry with them as they perform their daily tasks.

By simply applying the GC-01 Reader to the location tags and the innovative event wallet, automatically record specifically coded events for later reporting using the GS-02 DigiTool™ Call Center (DCC) software.

Each numeric digital ID button can be set in the system as a unique event. The GA-12 enables the use of up to 6 button combinations, for over a million combination possibilities. With the GA-12, you can easily manage your distributed Digitool™ guard patrol monitoring system over a large geographic and data quantity scale.

  • One to 6 digits code combination numeric digital ID buttons for digits 0 – 9, with START and STOP buttons to input any numeric sequence
  • Light-weight and compact design for easy portably
  • Custom- made for wear and tear from rugged long-lasting leather

Professional Grade Features

  • Easily interfaced with standard PC equipment for management purposes (Requires the GS-02 software)
  • Highly integrated with the other DigiTool™ family of Guard Patrol products

6. GA-02 Event Wallet

Hard Shop’s user-friendly GA-02 easy-to-fold event wallet that the guard patrol staff can carry with them as they perform their daily tasks.

By simply applying the GC-01 Reader to the location tags and the innovative event wallet, automatically record specifically coded events for later reporting using the GS-02 DigiTool™ Call Center (DCC) software.

Each numeric digital ID button can be set in the system as a unique event. The GA-02 has 10 different IDs for different events. With the GA-02, you can easily manage your distributed Digitool™ guard patrol monitoring system over a large geographic and data quantity scale.

  • 10 event variations
  • Light-weight and compact design for easy portably
  • Custom- made for wear and tear from rugged long-lasting leather

Professional Grade Features

  • Easily interfaced with standard PC equipment for management purposes (Requires the GS-02 software)
  • Highly integrated with the other DigiTool™ family of Guard Patrol products

7. GA-01 Location Tag

Hard Shop’s GA-01 designed location tag is encased in a rugged plastic housing, the location tags and keyfob contain a hardened stainless-steel ID chip, and programmed to provide an electronic registration number for automatic identification. Each has the option of including a Dallas iButton™ ID chip or a generic numeric ID chip.

Other features include easy deletion of lost or stolen tags from the system database, light-weight portable units, as well as uniquely preprogrammed codes that cannot be altered or replicated.

The GA-01 location tag easily attaches to any solid, flat surface. A cover range of red, yellow, violet, black, green and orange are available to identify different locations. The keyfob is available in black or white.

  • Unique codes provided by factory-programmed 16-byte ID consisting of 12 hexadecimal digits plus a 4-digit number for series validation
  • 1 in 300 billion chance of two tags with the same code
  • Durable, highly rugged and waterproof (Meets IP-68 level tests)
  • The sealed ID chips’ internal code cannot be altered or replicated
  • Plastic casing easily attaches to any solid, flat surface with screws, glue or double coated tape
  • Light-weight, portable keyfob with keychain attachment
  • Easy to use

Professional Grade Features

  • Conveniently add location tags and keyfobs to the database by registering the chip’s ID
  • Easily invalidate a lost or stolen tag or keyfob by deleting it from the system database
  • Use the database to register changes in location tag sites and keyfob owners

8. AT-32B Personal Ibutton Key Tag

Hard Shop’s keyfob is programmed to provide an electronic registration number for automatic identification. It is designed encased in a rugged plastic housing, the keyfob contains a hardened stainless-steel ID chip, snap-fitted into the back of the GA-01. Each has an option of including a Dallas iButtonTM ID chip or a generic numeric ID chip.

Other features include easy deletion of lost or stolen tags from the system database, light-weight portable units, as well as uniquely pre-programmed codes that cannot be altered or replicated.

The AT-32 keyfob is available in black or white.

  • Durable, highly rugged and waterproof (Meets IP-68 level tests)
  • The sealed ID chips’ internal code cannot be altered or replicated
  • Plastic casing easily attaches to any solid, flat surface with screws, glue or double coated tape
  • Light-weight, portable keyfob with keychain attachment
  • Easy to use

Professional Grade Features

  • Flexibility with the option to select models with Dallas iButtonTM ID chip (GA-01)
  • The DigiToolTM Guard Patrol system can be used indoors and outdoors in a wide range of temperatures
  • Conveniently add location tags and keyfobs to the database by registering the chip’s ID
  • Easily invalidate a lost or stolen tag or keyfob by deleting it from the system database
  • Use the database to register changes in location tag sites and keyfob owners

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