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Frequently Asked Questions - General

FAQs - General

Yes, all of our products have no magnetic components in them. We don’t use any shielding to protect the internals of the response devices. The response devices are all plastic (i.e. Nylon, acrylic, ABS, PVC) and conduct no electricity. Even the screws that hold them together are also plastic.

Yes, same, as the 3T scanner. Our devices are free of metal-filled plastics. Optical fibers are multimode (250 and/or 500 micron core) and their transmission is not influenced by the magnetic field. 

Yes, all of our products are based on fiberoptic technology. There is absolutely no semiconductors being used in our response devices. Our devices will work with any type of scanner.

Anywhere from 2-3 weeks depending on the product you order. R&D projects can take anywhere from 3-6 weeks depending on the scope of the project.

All of our fMRI converters have USB 2.0 output.

Converter CON-004 which is used with our LxPAD button pads has also outputs for TTL (optical and SMB), Parallel and Serial.

If you are unsure if our fMRI device is compatible with your scanner system please as our staff at (

Yes, the majority of LabView based software packages are controlled via a common computer mouse or keyboard. Our fMRI products replace the functionality of those devices with the ones that are RF radiation and Magnetism free. Please contact our engineering department to get further information (

Our devices come with a standard 10m fiberoptic cable. Additional length are available. For fMRI Mouse and Trackball up to 25m and for all the other devices up to 50m. Please contact sales for pricing on extra length (

Yes, our products usually are shipped by FedEx. Please look for shipping cost estimate at Products are picked up at the FedEx terminal which is the nearest to us at: 4270 Dawson St, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5C4B1

Yes, this would be a custom device and will require slight longer delivery time and may be associated with higher prices. Please contact sales department for a quote.

Yes, please send us an email with regards to the type of the device you are looking for and we will work with you to meet your needs. (

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