Is Renting Two-Way Radio Right For You?
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Many of our customers have projects that may last 3 months to a year or even longer and are faced with the decision of whether to buy, lease, or rent Two-way radios for the specific project. This can be a tough decision, but there are a number of benefits to renting your two-way radios that maybe of an advantage to your business to save time, dollars, and improve worker safety.
YOU GET TO TRY OUT THE EQUIPMENT, BEFORE YOU BUY
Once you buy or lease radio equipment, you’re committed. There’s no changing up your equipment just because something isn’t quite working for you. Instead, try renting your two-way radios so that you can work with the equipment for a while before deciding whether or not it works for you.
GET THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT FOR THE PROJECT
Most of our customers don’t have the exact same project every time, and the tools needed will vary depending on job that needs to be completed, environment, workforce needed, and special safety concerns. Renting two-way radios helps to make sure that your communications tool is right for the specific project. Are you working outside in rain or snow – You may need waterproof radios. Is your project in a large building and need coverage – You may need digital radios. You are running 2 shifts – You may need high quality batteries or spares. Rental radios can help to make sure you have the right communications tool for the current project..
WHEN THE PROJECT IS DONE YOU CAN RETURN THE EQUIPMENT
If you’re working at a one-time job, even a long one, you don’t want to buy something that you might never need to use again. Instead, renting the equipment will allow you to work to the unique needs of an individual project without needing to sacrifice practicality. When the job is completed, pack up the radio equipment and send it to us….we’ll take care of the rest. This worry free and easy process is a big benefit to our customers.
MAINTENANCE CAN BE COMPLETED THROUGH THE COMPANY THAT OWNS THE EQUIPMENT
While you’ll still be responsible for breaks due to negligence or misuse, when the time comes for routine maintenance to be performed on the equipment, you’ll know that the company you’re renting through will handle all of the maintenance your equipment needs.
ENSURING THAT YOU ALWAYS HAVE UP TO DATE EQUIPMENT
Technology is changing every day, and at Tridon Communications we want to make sure your radio is technology is changing at the same pace for the work you do. One example of technology change happening today is the upgrade to digital radios. Tridon Communications will help make sure you have the latest technology that will work for your job. At times there might be a slight increase in cost to move to the newest rental equipment, but it will definitely be much less expensive than purchase a whole new system.
OPERATING COSTS VS. CAPITAL COSTS
Budgeting for capital expenditures is critical in today’s market, renting will allow your organization to utilize your operating budget to match the needs of the project.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is a public organization in Canada with mandate as a regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunication. Tridon Communications will manage the communication, licensing and costs associated with Industry Canada for the majority of customer required rentals*
(*IC cost will be communicated based on the solution by your Tridon Customer Representative)