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​Backsense® Radar

Brigade’s Backsense® radar sensor systems are designed to detect people and objects in harsh conditions. They detect both stationary and moving objects, providing the driver with an in-cab audible and visual warning.

Programable Proximity Sensor 

Brigade’s Backsense radar sensor systems are designed to detect people and objects in blind spots, significantly reducing accidents.

Compatible Vehicles

Programmable and Non-programmable

Backsense is available in either programmable or non-programmable versions. Both are suitable for a variety of machines including (but not limited to) mining, quarry and construction, the refuse industry and lighter vehicles such as telescopic handlers.

Every Backsense has an in-cab audio alert and LED display to alert the operator to hazards and their proximity.

Programmable Backsense®

  • Configurable
  • Detection area length: 3m (10ft) - 30m (98.5ft)
  • Detection area width: 2m (6.5ft) -10m (33ft)
  • Configuration Software included (PC Required)

Fixed Backsense®

  • Fixed detection length and width
  • 5 detection zones
  • 3 models to choose from
  • BS-7030: 3m length x 2.5m width (5x0.6m detection zones)
  • BS-7045: 4.5m length x 3.5m width (5x0.9m detection zones)
  • BS-7060: 6m length x 4.5m width (5x1.2m detection zones)


Example of configurable zones.

For more information on which pulsed radar download is for you download the brochure.

How to Buy

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Find a Distributor or call: +44 (0)1322 420300