Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes – Version 1.0.101.693 – 11 Sep 2018

https://really-virtual.com/wp-content/uploads/StayFrosty.mp4 Additions:  Pedestrians phase 1. Now face additional challenges operating with pedestrians in the area. Our pedestrians are REAL-Aware. They will go about their business, but can become aware of the forklift on their own and may react by trotting, slowing or stopping. Honk the horn to get their attention, especially when crossing their walking path to avoid collisions. If you hit a pedestrian you will receive a report of who you hit and where…

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Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes – Version 1.0.53.587 – 19 Jul 2018

All the notes listed below is a cumulative update for all builds that have been published since 11 Jun 2018. Additions: NEW Cone Course Creation Tool. Download a simple file that uses Microsoft Excel. This simple spreadsheet allows you to use ‘x’ and other characters to build a custom cone course. Click the generate course button and then run BTS. This custom course will be added to the end of all the included scenarios. A…

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Industry News

National Forklift Safety Day 2018 Focuses on Operator Training

The Industrial Truck Association (ITA) held its fifth annual National Forklift Safety Day on June 12th. The event serves as an opportunity for forklift manufacturers to highlight the safe use of forklifts, the value of forklift operator training, and the need for daily equipment checks. “National Forklift Safety Day emphasizes the importance of forklift operator and pedestrian safety and best practices,” says Scott Johnson, vice president of marketing and sales for CLARK Material Handling Company and chairman…

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Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes – Version 1.0.34.491 – 11 Jun 2018

Basic Training Suite software update: Version: 1.0.34.491 – 11 Jun 2018 Additions: Additional Configuration Panel (Press F4) Options- This growing display of capability adds additional control functions and capabilities. Enable Seat Belt Switch if you are running a Real-Forklift™ Simulator Adjustable desired fork height while driving.  Every company has slightly different rules.  Take control of what right looks like.  Once this is set, our KPI Collector will report if the operator is out of spec. System…

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Warehouse Management

How to keep your warehouse safe

How to keep your warehouse safe? A warehouse is by its very nature a risky place. Large items, moving vehicles, heavy machinery and people walking about are the ingredients for a potential catastrophe. But there are a number of things you can do to minimize the risk of injury and damage. Some of them are specific to a warehouse environment and others are more applicable to the workplace in general. Maintaining a Safe Warehouse There…

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Warehouse Management

3 Warehouse Operations Best Practices

It’s simple to improve warehouse operations with the adoption of good warehousing practices. Here is a list of the top 4 ways to improve operations by adopting just a few warehouse management best practices. Warehouse Picking Best Practices Use standardized containers to store materials. Standardized containers simplify warehouse order fulfillment, making it easier to find and store materials, and giving the warehouse a neater appearance that improves organization. Using standardized bins minimize the variety of…

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Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes – Version 1.0.16.382 – 21 May 2018

Basic Training Suite software update: Version: 1.0.16.382 – 21 May 2018 Additions: Lessons 104 (Proper load handling – instructional) and 105 (Lift, shift and tilt operation – lesson and practical exercise) Offline mode. You can now use BTS offline once you have validated your license online.  Online validation is required every three days. Created a new Really-Virtual Folder in User Documents. This folder will now store each training log and the corresponding recording.  These files…

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Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes – Version: 1.0.7.331 – 8 May 2018

Basic Training Suite software update: Version: 1.0.7.331 – 8 May 2018 Additions: Lesson 103. Basic Driving Skills (forward and reverse).  Basic Lifting and racking skills (press ‘T’ to start training. Functional Box-Clamp ready to lift and move your boxes. When toggling through the scenarios the appliances boxes on the left side while facing the bays are for box clamp testing. Right-Click RTO and Launch BTS from the task tray Mare scenarios and courses to toggle…

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Development Software Update

Basic Training Suite Release Notes 4/23/2018 – v1.0.0.272

Basic Training Suite software update as of 4/23/2018 Additions: RTO (Our tray application) now allows you to register your computer as a simulator. Right click the icon and click open.  Once open go to edit license.  Clicking activate will activate your computer as a simulator that will be visible in Command Post for connecting. First two lessons (Press ‘T’) Lessons will have voice-over instruction Lesson 101 is a forklift familiarization course Lesson 102 teaches the…

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Development Real-Forklift

From Prototype to Production

Follow along as RVC gets closer to product launch.  For us, we don’t want to have a good enough product, we want you to ask yourselves, “is that other product, good enough?”  Of course it isn’t #getREAL! At RVC, we believe that we aren’t making a product, we are building an industry changing, industry disrupting solution.  Our soup to nuts approach and our ‘don’t create a complicated solution for a simple problem’ mantra has enabled…

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