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Tablet Mounting Solutions for Industrial and Medical Environments

The Importance of Tablet Mounting in Various Industries 

Tablet mounting solutions are vital for industrial, medical, and other professional settings. Tablet mounting may seem like a straightforward task, but it becomes more nuanced when dealing with industrial and medical-grade tablets. These environments require special attention to factors such as durability, adaptability, and ergonomics. In this article, we'll explore the different types of mounting systems available for tablets and how they cater to specific needs for our direct-use customers as well as Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Original Design Manufacturers (ODMs).

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Understanding Your Tablet Mounting Needs 

When approaching the tablet mounting process, the following aspects must be taken into account.

1. Types of Tablets

Industrial and medical-grade tablets come in various sizes and specifications where compatibility and size matter. Before choosing a mount, consider the following: 

  • Tablet size 
  • Screen functionality 
  • Integration with other devices 
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The back of a TEGUAR TRT-3493-12 with the hot swappable battery half-removed and a TRT-3493-12 dock & battery charger accessory

2. The Mounting Mechanism

Mounting mechanisms differ in flexibility, strength, and functionality. Typically, the environment dictates the requirements.  

3. Power Requirements

Everything related to connecting and charging the tablet. 

  • Battery life 
  • Charging options 
  • Cable Management

4. Special Needs

OEM and ODM requirements, safety, and hygiene considerations. 

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Types of Mounting Options

There is a vast array of mounting options available in the market – below is a detailed look at various mounting solutions:

1. Industrial Mounting Solutions

Forklift Mounting Solutions

  • Upright Post Clamp: For leased forklifts, adjustable and ergonomic. 
  • Overhead Roll Cage: Fixed monitor without drilling. 
  • Fixed Forklift Mount: For owned forklifts with specific locations. 
  • Keep in mind – leasing vs owning will impact whether you can drill into the machine. 

Fixed Mounting Solutions

  • Fixed Mount: Place anywhere by drilling the RAM ball. 
  • Magnetic Mount: A mounting system with magnetic backing. 

Rack Mounting

A great solution for housing multiple tablets in secure cabinets, useful in data centers or production floors.

Swing Arm Mounting

Provides flexible positioning, ideal for industrial workstations. 

Keyboard Mounting Solution

USB or Bluetooth Connected Keyboards: Different configurations for various vehicles and tablets. 

2. Medical Mounting Solutions

In medical environments, hygiene, ease of use, and patient interaction are vital. Here are some solutions: 

  • 4Wall-Mounted Solutions: Space-saving and easily adjustable. 
  • Mobile Stands: For moving between rooms or workstations. 
  • Desk Mounts: For administration and data entry. 
  • Ceiling Mounts: Space-saving and adjustable, perfect for tight medical rooms. 
  • Anti-Microbial Mounts: Designed with hygiene in mind, these mounts minimize contamination. 

3. Vehicle Mounting Options

  • No-Drill Vehicle Mount: Attaches to the passenger seat floor bolt. 
  • Dashboard Mount: Drill into the dashboard for direct view. 
  • Windshield Mount
  • Seat Rail or Floor Mounts

4. Office and Commercial Solutions

  • Under-Cabinet Mounting: Ideal for saving desk space in office environments. 
  • Retractable Mounts: Allow tablets to be hidden away when not in use, perfect for commercial presentations or customer kiosks. 

Innovative Features for Enhanced Usability

  • Adjustable Heights: For worker ergonomics. 
  • Quick Transitions: From mounted to mobile and vice versa. 
  • Customized Solutions: For unique needs and challenges. 
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Customization for OEM and ODM Purposes

We work closely with OEMs and ODMs to create customized mounting solutions that meet specific industry demands, technological needs, and unique design preferences. Our collaboration ensures perfect alignment with your product designs and manufacturing process. 

Our mounting solutions are designed with OEMs and ODMs in mind, ensuring technological compatibility, alignment with innovative trends, and adaptability to various applications in industrial and medical environments. 

Choosing the Right Mounting Solution for Your Needs 

With an array of options available, understanding your specific needs and preferences is crucial to selecting the right mounting solution. Our experts can guide you through the process, ensuring a successful and functional mounting experience. 

We are committed to fostering long-term partnerships with prospects and customers alike, providing innovative, customized, and sustainable mounting solutions that drive success in industrial and medical applications. Our collaboration is built on trust, technological expertise, and a shared vision for the future. 

Factory warehouse with shelves of large cardboard boxes. In the foreground a worker uses a mounted tablet on a forklift and two workers consult in the background.

Choosing the right tablet mount is crucial for both industrial and medical environments. Whether you need a forklift mount, a medical wall mount, or something custom for your OEM and ODM purposes, understanding your options ensures that you make an informed decision. Teguar aims to provide the expertise you need, empowering you to select the most fitting solution for your specific needs.

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FAQ Section

Q: What if I need to mount a tablet in a location with no drilling options? A: No-drill solutions such as Magnetic Mount and Upright Post Clamp are available for such scenarios. 

Q: How do I ensure the tablet's power requirements are met while mounted? A: Power considerations, such as charging options and cable management, should be discussed with our team to find the best solution for your needs. 

Q. What are the hygiene considerations for medical mounting? A. Consider materials that can be easily sanitized, positioning to minimize cross-contamination, and compliance with healthcare standards. 

Q. How do I choose the right mount for an industrial setting? A. Consider the type of machinery, the flexibility needed, and whether you can drill into the equipment. 

Q. Can I customize mounts for specific OEM and ODM purposes? A. Yes, many providers offer customization options to cater to your specific requirements. 

Q. What are the power considerations for mounting? A. Depending on the type of mount, you may need specific power adapters, chargers, or connections.