GiraffeG4 Truck Protection System

Electronics | November 28, 2011

The GiraffeG4 Truck Protection System allows truck drivers to measure the height of overhead obstacles from inside their cab. Using sound wave technology, the GiraffeG4 can measure the height of most overhead obstacles, giving the driver the opportunity to avoid damage to the truck and freight. The GiraffeG4 can be installed and programmed quickly and will provide years of dedicated service, the company says.

Giraffe G4 Systems

www.giraffeg4.com

(877) 543-1087

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