SELF-POWERED GPS TECHNOLOGY
Never lose track of your money again.
Stop spending time and money figuring out where everything is - let your assets do it for you!
Encore is a revolutionary GPS platform designed to track every asset you own in one simple system. On your yard or in the field, you will know exactly where all of your assets are using our smart Encore tag and software package.
One-click inventory audits
Pin-point GPS location anywhere
Multiple power modes set remotely
Up to 5+ year battery life
No installation required
25% smaller than a deck of cards
Web and phone software
Integrates into your software
Encore's revolutionary size, battery-life, feature set, and cost allow you to tag almost anything you value, including:
All your construction attachments (yes, even your buckets!)
Compressors, gen sets, light towers
Trailers, containers, mobile offices
Work tools and small machines
Mowers and landscape equipment
Work trucks and portajohns
Construction equipment, crane accessories
Trucks, trailers, containers, vessels, campers, off-road...
REDUCE WRITE-OFFS, LABOR HOURS, INSURANCE PREMIUMS, AND THEFT
UNITED STATES ONLY
“If you're not careful you can spend your whole life
looking for whats lost.”
POWER - IN YOUR HANDS
Want more than just location?
LOCATION + HOURS/MILES
Our TRAX model wires directly into the electrical system of your asset to deliver location AND hours/miles without the long-term constraints of its own battery.
Using electrical signals from the battery, TRAX calculates running time to help you manage regular service and efficiency.
Installation is straightforward and quick.
(ENCORE's wired cousin)
Simple activation, simple control
THEFT PROTECTION FOR ALL MACHINES
Besides universal asset management, Encore is also a unique solution to prevent theft on any machine, even those equipped with
As a tiny battery-powered unit, Encore can be hidden anywhere on your equipment where thieves wont know to disconnect it. No battery connection or antenna to tip-off that its there.
Our software provides a temporary location sharing feature so that
law enforcement or repossession services can find your assets quickly and safely.
Nothing to wire, nothing to attach!
$350 MILLION EVERY YEAR, AND GROWING
Dont let it happen to you!
ENCORE COSTS JUST 15 CENTS PER DAY
How much could you save each year if you....
...eliminated all write-offs due to lost attachments and other assets?
...eliminated all man hours spent searching for inventory?
...eliminated all manual inventory audits?
...reduced your insurance premiums by 15%, or self-insured?
...recovered all your stolen assets?
...eliminated non-reported theft costs due to high deductibles?
...eliminated the need to manually check-in/out your inventory?
...let your assets talk directly to your operating system?
...always knew exactly where everything is at anytime, anywhere?
ENCORE costs you NOTHING when installed on assets costing $20,000 or more.
Your insurance premiums will reduce more than the cost of our system just by installing it.
Skid steers, mini excavators, and small tractors all should have ENCORE at no cost.
How does ENCORE stack up against other GPS tags, as well as Bluetooth tech?
The revolutionary ENCORE MARKETPLACE
For ENCORE GPS Tag users only
ENCORE is all about location.
TRAX is location and hours/miles.
Many customers just want this,
at a low price - no diagnostics.
If you want more - a telematics system that includes real-time machine diagnostics and advanced management tools - starting at $15 per month per machine - we know who you need to talk to.
The Leading GPS Technology Company
Monitoring $2 billion in assets
Millions of devices monitored
Thousands of customers satisfied
20+ years in business
With over 20 years in business, Passtime is the GPS leader in the global transportation business, protecting over $2 billion in assets. Our state-of-the-art telematics products are used in multiple sectors including automotive, financing and leasing, insurance, and fleet management. Passtime designs, engineers, manufactures, and supports our own products, with over 50 patents protecting our technology. The Encore platform is our latest achievement, revolutionizing telematics for non-powered assets in heavy duty applications.
We service thousands of customers and millions of devices deployed, all supported by our own software systems.
Each individual unit we sell gets multiple quality inspections, delivering a failure rate of less than 1/4 of 1% over the last million units sold.
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Frequently asked questions
What are the dimensions of ENCORE?
2" wide x 3.5" long x 1/2" thick
When I get my tags, what do I do next?
Our patented SAFE-T activation process makes it simple. Just push the button on the back of the unit, and the battery and tracking are engaged.
How do I set up my online account?
At time of order, we will set you up in our system as an active user. You then simply pair your tag to your asset online at setup. All very quick and easy.
How do I track my assets on my phone?
Go to the iOs or Android stores to download our passtime app. Login and track your assets.
How long does the battery last?
That depends on how you use ENCORE. Most of our customers use Endurance Mode, which self locates twice per day. In this mode, the battery will last at least 5 years. While we dont guarantee battery life, our calculations show you should even exceed 5 years.
What are the 4 power modes?
Endurance mode - self locates twice daily. This is ideal for construction assets. Battery should last 5+ years
What if I have a unique use that needs a different power mode?
For high volume orders, we can create custom power modes to fit your use case.
Can I control the power modes?
Yes! From your web dashboard or phone you can change between any of the power modes.
Will ENCORE withstand outdoor use?
ENCORE was built for use on construction assets, such as trucks, trailer, equipment of all types, and machine attachments. This includes ground engaging tools such as buckets and hammers.
Can I recharge the ENCORE battery?
No, the ENCORE battery is sealed in its casing, it cannot be recharged. A non-rechargeble battery delivers longer single-charge life, and our customers do not want to hassle with battery changing and charging.
Can I connect ENCORE to a battery on an asset I want to track?
Yes, ENCORE has an available wire system to directly connect it to any asset that has its own electrical system.
How does this help me save money?
The main cost savings come from:
Is ENCORE a GPS system? And how is it different than Bluetooth?
Encore is a true GPS system. You can locate your assets anywhere their is an available cell signal from any computer or phone anywhere in the world.
Why is ENCORE so much cheaper than existing GPS systems?
Many things have come together to deliver you battery-powered GPS at a low cost. These include our patented technology inside the hardware, as well as the latest cell networks that we use. As a 20+ year leader in GPS technology, we remain on the cutting edge of technology. And you benefit from that.
Can I set geofences?
Yes. You can set many geofences per asset. ENCORE will notify you at its next scheduled transmission that it has entered or exited a geofence.
Is ENCORE weather resistant?
Yes, ENCORE is water and dust proof, and built to withstand UV exposure over time.
Is ENCORE only for assets with no power?
No, you can use ENCORE on all your assets, those with no power, and those with power. For powered assets, you can power it with its own battery, or extend its life by wiring it to the electrical system.
How is ENCORE a unique theft prevention system?
Encore can be hidden in your larger assets in any number of locations. Since it is self powered and has its own antenna, thieves will not know the system is there, as they do with other systems that are wired to your battery or have external antennas.
Can I put ENCORE anywhere on any asset?
ENCORE cannot be completely enclosed in metal. Otherwise, most locations work fine. When you place ENCORE, you can check its signal strength before permanently attaching it.
What is the ENCORE marketplace?
The ENCORE marketplace will be a way for anyone with ENCORE tagged assets to put their assets up for sale or rent with 1 click. It allows all other users of ENCORE to see whats available for sale or rent in their area or beyond.
What is TRAX?
TRAX is our wired product designed to be used on assets with a battery, specifically to provide low cost location AND hour/mile reports. This information is what you need to manage the schedule of regular service intervals.