Beede Instruments - Instruments and Gauges to help your business go the distance

   You may not know Beede by name, but if you've ever driven a Ford vehicle, a Monaco Motor Coach or an Elgin Sweeper chances are you've seen our products.
   Beede quality instruments can also be found in Ingersoll Rand machinery, Carver Yachts and Triton Boats.
   Beede also builds Marine and Automotive instruments for aftermarket retailers...


Why Beede?
  • Product design - performance, durability and value
  • Skilled, long term employees- among the most talented in the industry
  • Quality from people who care, recognized and certified by those who demand it
  • Customer satisfaction at all levels of communication and performance
  • Flexibility to do custom design, prototypes and short runs
  • Capacity for high-volume manufacture and assembly


Beede Company History

Beede was founded in Penacook, New Hampshire, in the early 1900's by Walter E. Beede and was an offspring of the Whitney Electrical Instrument Company.
The Whitney Company was located in Penacook at that time but founded in Manchester before the turn of the century...

Beede unveils 2" Stand-Alone
CAN Display SAE J1939


Click here to view the NexSysLink® 2" CAN Brochure

    This NexSysLink® instrument reads and processes SAE J1939 compliant CAN messages. The sunlight visible transflective LCD displays operating parameters and is complemented by three discrete alert LED's. An Intuitive menu driven user interface accessed by three built-in tactile switches allows for easy display configuration.
    The 2" Stand-Alone CAN Display has the following features: 32 X 128 dot matrix graphic LCD; Compact packaging; Displays active and stored faults (SAE J1939 DM1 & DM2); Three discrete LED indicators; Alarm output capable of switching up to 150mA; Built in audible alarm (mutable); Built-in, sealed, tactical rubber keypad; Bright, adjustable LED illumination and Environmentally sealed connectors.
    The new 2" Stand-Alone CAN Display has customizable features such as Bezel profile, material and finish; Dial face graphics and colors as well as LCD illumination colors.

The NexSysLink® Advantage



Click here to view the NexSysLink® Brochure

   NexSysLink® is the next generation instrumentation system from Beede that combines the best of analog and digital display technologies. NexSysLink® reads and displays vehicle performance data directly from CAN (Controller Area Network) based Protocols such as SAE J1939, NMEA 2000®, Smartcraft® or Indmar and supports a maximum of two analog sender inputs.


Engine Instruments

   Beede's complete line of engine instrumentation is available off the shelf, or customized to meet your needs.
   All Engine instruments are based on Beede's Air Core movement that delivers maximum reliability because it has just one moving part and no springs, jewels or pivots.  This movement has proven durable in thousands of tough off-road, construction, and marine applications.
   Meter types include speedometer, tachometer, fuel, hour meter, oil pressure, air pressure, ammeter, temperature, voltmeter, and combination meters.

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How to get to Beede
  • In NH, take Interstate 93 to exit 17
  • at exit 17 take NH Route 4 West for 1 mile
  • at the blinking yellow light turn left onto East Street
  • continue on Tremont Street for approximately 1 mile until you...


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