Electric Drivers for Video Surveillance Tested

By John Scanlan, Published Jun 01, 2022, 11:03am EDT (Info+)

Some industry pros argue that electric drivers should not be used on video surveillance and related electronics, so IPVM examined the usability of electric drivers on surveillance equipment to determine whether these tools are too damaging to use, or whether some installers are just reckless.

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In this report, we examine the use of electric drivers for video surveillance, including:

  • Executive Summary
  • Drill / Driver tutorial on speed, clutch, and torque controls
  • Feedback from the commenter, Jason Crist
  • Opposition Opinion from Industry Veterans
  • Feedback from surveillance manufacturers
  • Drills vs Drivers Explained
  • IPVM Recommendations

Executive *******

*** ******* ***** **** ******** ******* are **** ** *** ** ***** surveillance *** ******* ********** ********* **** the ****** ******** *** **** *** used.

*******, ** ********* ********, ******** ******* are ******** ****** ** ******* ******** screws ** *****, *** *** ******* fastener **** *** ****, ** **** as ***** *** ***** ** **** screws / *********.

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******** ***** **** ************* * ******** ******* **** *** a **** ** ****'* ****:

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***** *****, *** ******** *********, ********* that, ** *** *******, ****** ****** that ***** ****** *** *** ******** drivers. **** ******, ***** ****, ** aimed ** "*** **** ***** *** ruins * ****** **** **********."

***** ********* *** ******** ** * lack ** ******** ** **** ** the **** ** *** *********.

*** ***** *** ******** *** **’* probably **** **********. ***’* *** ** wrong, ***** *** ***** **** **** and *** ** ***** *** **** the **** *** ***** * ***** from * ***** ******. ******* * manual ****** ** **** **** ****’* tough ** ****.

******** *******, **** **** **** *** I **********, ***** ** ****, *****’* just ** **** ******* ** ***** an ******** ****. ** *** ********** a **** **** ** ***** ** hour ** **’* * ******* **** of *** ***** ** **** **** maybe **** *** ***** ***’** ******** and ******* ***** *** ***.

[**] ***’** ***** ** ** **** to **** * ****** **** *** the ******* ****** ***** ** **** within *** ************* ***************, *** **** to **** * **** **** **** it ******** ***** ****, ** ******* a ****** **** ******* ****** ************.

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** ********* ***** *** ***** *****'* comment ** *** * ****** ************* of ***** ******** *** ***********. ******** Nagys, * ~**-**** ******** ******* ** Lithuania, ********* **** *** **** ** his ******* ** *** ***** **** practice:

** ********* ** *** ******* ** use ***** ***** ***** ****** ******* above *** ****** ** *******, ***** and ***. *** *** *** ***** tools **** **** ******* ** ******* platform **** ****** ****** *** **** hands ****.

***** * ***** ******, **** *** not **** ** **** ***** ********* with ******* ****, *** ** **** update **** ****** ** ******. ****** comment ** *** *** ***** ** similar ************ ** ***** *****.

Manufacturer ********

**** ***** ************* ** **** **** policies ** ******** ********** ********* ******** driver *** ** ***** *********.

*****

** ******* ******** ****** ****** ** critical *** *** ******, *** ** general ** *** ** ****** *** products ** **** * *** **** the ****** ***** **** *** **’* screws ** *** *** ********. *.*. we **** ** *** ***** ******* guides * **** **** ** ******** “hand *****” ****** ****** ** *********** with *** *********** ********* ** *** safety *********** **** ************ ** **** by ********* ******* ********* ***** ********* knows *** ** ****** * ***** tool *** ** *** **** ******* screws ** *** ** *** ******/****** setting.************ ****** **** ** ********* ** qualified ******* ********* ** ********** **** the ******** ********** **** (*** *** CEC ******* **) ** ********** ***** codes.

******

** ***'* **** *** ******** ****** on **** ***** **. ******* *****. Some ** *** ******* **** **** a ***/***/*** ****** ** *** ** an ******** **** ** *** ***'* have ** *** *** * ******, also ********. * **** ***** **** any ***** ****** *** * ***** have ** ***** **** *** ****** team ** **** *** **** ** issue...

* **** **** **** ******* ***** sloppy *** ********* ****** ***. * do **** ***** *** ****** ********** on * ***** *********** ** *** hand ***** ** ** *******.

** ************** ** ** ***** *** torque ** ******* ********* *** * screw ****. ** ****** **** *** be **** **** *** ********* **** covers *** *** ********* * ****** or *** ***** ** * ****, bricks, *** ** *** ** *********.

Drills ** *******

****** *** **** ** **** ***** and ******* *** **** ** ******* and ****** *********. ***** *** * few ***** ** ******, ***** ** cover ** ******** ***** ********* *****.

Torque, ******, *** ***** ********

*** *** ** ***** ******** ******* successfully ******* ******** ************ ********* ** knowing *** ** *** *** ********* correctly. **** ******** *********** ******, ******, and ***** ********.

IPVM ***************

**** ***** *** ******** ***** *** both ********** ********* **** **** *********. IPVM ********** ***** ********* *** ********** is **** *********** **** *** ***** tasks, *** *** ****** *** ********** tasks, **** ******* ** ****-*** *********, we ********* ***** ******** ******* *** speed, ***********, *** **** *******.

Comments (13)

***, ***** *****, ***'** ******! * always **** *** *** ** ** you.

** *** ***********, * **** ** carry ********* ************* ** ******** **** * *** a ****. ****'** ***********, **** ***'* take ** **** **** **** **** a ******* ***********, **** ***** *************, and **** ** **** ****'* ******* of ********* ****** ****** ** **** components. ******** ** *** ****, **** for * ***** ** *** *****, and *** ***'* *** ***** ** and ************ ****** * **** ***** or ****** ******* ** ********.

****, ***** ** ******* *** ******* a ****** **** **** ** **** a ****** *****.

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***, **** ** *********** ** *'** know *** *** ***.

**** ****** *** *** *** ** no *** ******/*******, ** ****** ** crazy ** *** ***** **** ****** with ****** ****** ******** *** ** deformed *****. ** *** * ****** oriented *******, *** *** **** *** cabling **** **** *** *** **. All ** *** **** *** ***** certified ** ** **** ******* *********. Lots ** ****** **** ***** ***** any **** **** ***** **'* **** the ***. ****, ****'* *** ********* Standard

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** ******* **** ***-******* ***** ** well. ****** ***/**** ********* ** **** as ***!

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****, ***** ** ******* *** ******* a ****** **** **** ** **** a ****** *****.

** ****, ** ****. ** **** be * ***** ****** ****'** ** able ** *** * *********** *** it!

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***** *****, ****** *** ******** *** and *******.

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***'* **** ********* *** ***** ***** after *** * ** *** ***** screw?

****** **** ****** ** * *** setting. ******* *****.

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**** ******** * *** * **** on ****** **** ** *** ***** plug **** *** ******* ******** ** bad **** **** ********** ****. ***** like ***** ******** *** *** ******* that ***** *** **** *** ** used *** *** ***. * ***** never *** ** ****** ****** *** mounting *** ******. * ** ******* using * ******** ****** **** *** proper ******* ** ********** **** *** mounting*************. ******* **** ****** ********* ***** tools ** **** ***** *** * good **** *** *********!

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** *** ***** **** **** *** threads ******** ** *** **** **** completely ****.

******* ******* **** #*: '** ** doesn't ***, ***** **.'

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* **** ** ***** *****/****. **** said, * ***** *** *** ** tighten ******* ******. ******** * ****** with ***** ****** **** * *********, yes ** ******. *** *** ***** of **** **** ****** *** ***** and *** ************ ****-***** *****, *** it's *** *** **** ** *****-****** them, *********** ****, ** ***** *** the ******** ******** ****.

********** **** * ***** **** **** never ***** *** ** **** *** torque ******* ** ********* ** **'* sufficient, *** ******, ** *** ****, so *** *** ***** **** ** there **** * **** **** ** verify? ** ** **** *** *** hand **** *******. ** *****'* **** THAT ****.

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"*** *** *** ***** ***** **** when ******* ** ******* ******** **** safety ****** *** **** ***** ****."

***** **** ** ********* **** ** translation, ****. **** ********* ** "***** free"?

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**** ********* ** "***** ****"?

*****.

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* ******* **** **** **** ** the *********'* ***** *** **** ** standing ** * ******** ****** **** a ****** ***** ******** ***** ****** of ******* (*** **** *** *** hand *** ********).

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