Good luck with finding one that is actually IP67 (1m under water for >30 minutes) and will last. This is really hard to do. My wife and I are engineers at an agritech company and we are (again) developing a product that is actually IP67 rated as well as survive 9x 1m drops onto concrete. Connectors are the worst, next is sealing the case. But the big issue is the product might be IP67 rated but over time connectors fail from corrosion or the seals do not last. Be aware most are not IP67 when accessories are plugged in, unless it is special accessories to maintain a seal.
A few years ago we were looking at rugged basic PDAs and the price came in around $3,000. Last year we looked at rugged tablets and the price was between $4,000 and $7,000. These are truly IP67 rated products like the Yuma, Trimble, Nomad, and Juneper Mesa.
Thanks, good luck with the project. Yes I was a bit wary of the "ruggedised" claims depending on flimsy rubber covers but I guess it gives an idea of general buold quality and durability. I just want something splash resistant and that wont easily scratch or break when dropped, get dust under the screen etc
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