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Of course, we are happy to show you our products. Nice to hear that you are interested in our products and may want to use them in your projects. For more information and a demo, please submit your contact details to us here. We will contact you within 24 hours (on business days). If you are locat...

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If you have installed a SWARM, for example on a construction site, you can exactly see where your SWARM is located. The SWARM contains a GPS sensor.

To see where your SWARM is, go to Honeycomb. Log in with your username and password. Then click on 'Map' in the top menu. There you see a map showi...

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We hope that Honeycomb explains itself and works intuitively. It is self-explanatory. Therefore we want to save you the effort of reading through countless pages.

To make it easy for you, we do have a number of videos available from which you can get information about Honeycomb.

We are working...

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Yes, and we have made this available to you. Please click here to download the SBR comformity report.

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The SWARM continuously sends the measurement data automatically to Honeycomb via 4G/LTE, WiFi or PoE using an adapter.

Take a look on Honeycomb

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Please go to the Honeycomb website to create a Honeycomb account. Can't figure it out? No worries, we have made a video tutorial for you. You can find this on our video page, under the heading ''How to create your Honeycomb account - Honeycomb tutorial".

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  1. Go to Honeycomb and log in with your username and password.
  2. Click on 'Measuring point' in the top menu and then click on 'Create project'.
  3. Fill in all fields.
  4. Do you need more information? Then please click on the i-icons in Honeycomb and get more info.
  5. After you have filled in everything,...

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  1. Go to Honeycomb and log in with your username and password.
  2. Click on 'Measuring point' in the menu at the top of the page and then on 'Create measuring point'.
  3. Enter the unique name and click "Save". Then you have successfully created a measuring point. Please note: Linking your SWARM to a mea...

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Installing the Omnidots SWARM is easy and fast, and done within a few simple steps. View the Quick Start Guide, watch the video 'Installation of the Omnidots SWARM vibration monitor' here or follow the instructions below.

What do I need?

  1. A SWARM
  2. Power supply for the SWARM, so mains power,...

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You don't have to keep an eye on that, because downloading new firmware is a completely automated proces. You do not need to take any action for this and you do not have to go to the SWARM. Your SWARM will automatically download the new firmware via the internet as soon as it is available.

When th...

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During charging the battery status indicators will flash and the charger led will be red. The battery status indicator leds that don’t flash indicate the amount of charge in the battery.

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The SWARM requires an internet connection, via 3G / 4G / LTE, WiFi or PoE, because the SWARM sends the measurement data automatically to the Omnidots servers and thus to the Honeycomb web platform. In this FAQ item you can read how to set up the WiFi for the SWARM.

Why 3G / 4G / LTE, WiFi or PoE?

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The SWARM Battery can power the SWARM up to 4-6 weeks on average, depending on the configuration and ambient conditions.

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Sometimes the SWARM needs a reboot, for example after a firmware update. A reboot of your SWARM will only take two minutes, so you can quickly resume your work and never have to wait long until you SWARM is ready.

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It will take about 20 hours, but depends on how full the battery is when the charging starts. Please keep the battery connected to the charger until the lights of the battery stop flashing and the charger LED is green.

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This only takes ten seconds and is also fully automatic; in whatever angle you mounted your SWARM. As long as all three studs under the SWARM touch the surface.

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The SWARM sends the measuring data to Honeycomb every hour. So there's no need for the SWARM to save a lot of data. However, there is one exception here. If the SWARM (temporarily) loses the 3G / 4G / LTE, WiFi or PoE internet connection, and thus cannot send any data to Honeycomb, it is very import...

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The SWARM is lifetime calibrated and comes with an accredited calibration certificate. The calibration of your SWARM can be checked by an Omnidots certified facility providing a renewal of your calibration certificates on any interval required by your specific projects. We recommend to have this che...

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The SWARM automatically sends the measurement data to Honeycomb every hour. There are three exceptions to this.

  1. You can set a measurement schedule on Honeycomb. For example, if you only want to measure during office hours during construction work. The SWARM is in sleep mode at other hours. During...

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First of all, congratulations on your Omnidots purchase. Welcome to Omnidots! We hope to make your vibration monitoring experience pleasant and user-friendly.

Second, enjoy the unboxing of your products. In the box you will find a Quick Start Guide (or click this link to view it online). If yo...

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Do you want shipping information, are you missing a part, or do you have another question about your recently placed order? We are happy to assist you. Mail to orders@omnidots.com. We will contact you to answer your question as soon as possible. We try to do this within 24 hours on working days. U...

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We are sorry that you experience a malfunction, we apologize for the inconvenience!

If we are working on an update, or if there is a malfunction of the website or Honeycomb, you will find the status of the malfunction or activities on the status page.

Is there no malfunction or maintenance menti...

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We’re sorry that your device is not working or damaged. We are happy to help you find a solution as quickly and effectively as possible. Please contact our customer service via the chat on the bottom right of this page. We help you get it working again, or provide repair or replacement under warrant...

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Using the Omnidots solution, you can customize your alarm notifications and be notified of exceedances and other events by mail and/or SMS.

The SMS has 3 variants:

  • Vtop
  • Atop
  • PVS

In this example, the measuring point is called "SWARM 1 demo measuring point" and the sensor name is "HOSEVE".

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Here you find the technical specifications of the SWARM and other Omnidots products.

The abbreviations mean the following:

Abbreviation Meaning Info
PPS Peak Particle Sum Interpretation and acceptable values differ with standards and guidelines applied.
PVS Peak Vector Sum Th...

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Meaning of the SWARM LED colors

LED Color Meaning Data measurements
Solid purple, white or purple The SWARM is powering up. No
Solid red The SWARM is starting up. No
Blinking blue / black The SWARM is auto-leveling. This takes ten seconds. No
Breathing yellow / black The...

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Then the SWARM continues to measure. The data is saved and sent automatically to Honeycomb as soon as the connection is restored.

If the SWARM (temporarily) loses the 3G / 4G / LTE, WiFi or PoE internet connection, and thus cannot send any data to Honeycomb, it is very important that the SWARM doe...

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Then the SWARM continues to measure. The data is saved and sent automatically to Honeycomb as soon as the connection is restored.

If the SWARM (temporarily) loses the 3G / 4G / LTE, WiFi or PoE internet connection, and thus cannot send any data to Honeycomb, it is very important that the SWARM doe...

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A trace is more detailed information about the measured vibration. A trace contains the running particle velocity filtered according to the directive at a sampling frequency of 1kSPS (1000 samples per second). A trace is made as soon as this running particle velocity exceeds the threshold value. You...

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The IP rating is IP65.

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Aligning the axes only takes ten seconds and is also fully automatic; in whatever angle you hung your SWARM.

SWARM standing view

SWARM axes when mounted vertically, for example to a wall.

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SWARM landscape view

SWARM axes when mounted horizontally, for example on a ground mounting plate.

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Thank you for your interest in our products! You can request a quote here. Then we will contact you quickly to discuss your wishes.

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Click here to download the IOS app for iPhone or iPad.

The initial Omnidots App adds a display to your SWARM. It can scan your SWARM using the QR code and see if its online and to view the latest measurement. Or select the SWARM from the list of measuring points and find it back on the map.

The...