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Situational Awareness vs. Noise Blocking: Choosing the Right Earpiece for Your Application

By Mark Olsen on July 24, 2018

When choosing an earpiece for a specific application, a major consideration will be whether you require noise cancelling or situational awareness. Generally, you cannot have both without getting into high-end, specialized audio accessories. So, how do you know whether to…

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The Differences between Platinum, Gold and Silver Series Earpieces

By Mark Olsen on July 10, 2018

Different industries and applications often have different requirements when it comes to radio communication accessories. Impact is the only vendor to offer distinct series of audio accessories to ensure you have an option for every budget, application and quality point. …

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Ingress Protection (IP) Ratings Explained: What Are They and What Do They Mean?

By Mark Olsen on June 13, 2018

Ingress Protection (IP) ratings are a standard used to define levels of sealing effectiveness of electrical enclosures against intrusion from foreign objects (dust, dirt, sand) and moisture. Different uses of equipment will require different levels of protection, so it’s useful…

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1-Wire vs. 2-Wire: How to Choose the Right Surveillance Earpiece

By Mark Olsen on June 5, 2018

It’s time to purchase a new surveillance earpiece. You want to pick the perfect product, but you don’t want to go overboard in terms of technological capabilities or cost. So how do you choose? One of the most common questions…

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APX Radios now supported by IMPACT chargers

By Mark Olsen on November 30, 2017

APX cups are now available for IMPACT’s Universal Radio Chargers! Our line of universal chargers equipped with the interchangeable MOT-19 Cup significantly reduces the cost of keeping your IMPRES Radio Batteries charged for your fleet of mission critical APX radios.…

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The popular Silver Series Surveillance Kits have been enhanced with optional Fiber Wire!

By Mark Olsen on

Designed specifically with budget in mind, the Silver Series enhanced with Fiber Wire offers fantastic audio quality with reliable components and is a great option for the retail and hospitality industries or any other use where low cost is the…

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Retail Madness is Coming!

By Mark Olsen on October 4, 2017

Radio Accessories for the 2017 Retail Rush It’s that time of year again where retailers in North America will add over a Million seasonal hires to their payrolls over the next 2 months. Most retail chains and Big Box stores…

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Why do Rental Houses Love IMPACT’s universal two-way radio chargers?

By Mark Olsen on September 19, 2017

Rental houses and their customers often use a variety of radios to meet a wide range of needs and budgets. The problem they face is how to efficiently charge a large number of radios from a variety of manufacturers such…

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IMPACT Team Profile: Harley Smith

By Mark Olsen on September 13, 2017

The team at IMPACT Radio Accessories is a collective of individuals with a diverse background of experiences. This broad range of experience provides our team with the ability to solve any problem that comes our way and ensure that our…

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Platinum Series Speaker Mics from IMPACT

By Mark Olsen on August 16, 2017

IMPACT’s Platinum Series speaker mics cover a full range of professional users from verticals including police, first responders, construction, industrial, military, and hospitality. The following video provides a great overview of the unique features for each of IMPACT’s Platinum Series…

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