VMT-17 Series

17” Industrial-Grade Touch Screen Monitor

  • 5-Wire Resistive Touch or Surface Capacitive Touch
  • HID Compliant; No Additional Drivers Required
  • High Resolution: 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
  • Video Inputs: VGA, HDMI, DisplayPort
  • Lockable On-Screen Display (OSD) Controls
  • Auto Re-Start After Power Loss
  • TRU-Tuff Ensures Maximum Shock/Vibration

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The VMT-17 Series are 17″ touchscreen monitors that offer either 5 wire resistive or surface capacitive touch screen technologies. VMTR-17 17 inch Touch Screens utilize 5-wire resistive touch technology; the screen can be activated via a finger, gloved hand, credit card or stylus. The VMTC-17R-H utilizes a surface capacitive touch screen which can only be activated via an exposed human finger or special purpose stylus. The VMTC-17R-H also features a high-temperature panel, allowing it to operate in extreme temperatures of -22˚F to +185˚F (-30˚ to 85˚)

The image quality is exceptionally clear and bright; the contact activation point is extremely accurate, and features a USB touch interface.  They offer 1280 x 1024 resolution and a 4:3 aspect ratio.  Additionally, the panels offer between 250 and 350 nits brightness, depending on the model chosen. They are ideal for use with analog cameras, and BNC cameras. Likewise, many legacy machine vision systems benefit. Furthermore, we build them with true industrial-grade components for long-term reliability.


For example, they receive our exclusive TRU-Tuff treatment. Moreover, the TRU-Tuff process includes RTV silicone on all connections and critical components.  Additionally, all wires are dressed, tie-wrapped and secured. Lastly,  we apply ThreadLock to all screws to ensure they remain secured. Most importantly, this results in a rugged, dependable monitor you can rely on. They can operate on 12 VDC (90-240 VAC with Included Power Brick). The operating temperature ranges are extreme.


The VMT-17 Series also provide a brighter-than-normal, with up to 350 nits brightness. The result is crisp, vibrant video images.TRU-Vu industrial LCD monitors are specifically designed for use in demanding industrial, commercial,  and A/V applications. For instance, every TRU-Vu monitor utilizes industrial-grade components and high-end LCD panels not found in retail or consumer-grade monitors. This ensures superior image quality, improved performance and greater durability.

The VMT-17 Series industrial 17″ LCD touch screens offer a variety of video inputs and are available in standard, open frame, rack mount, panel mount, NEMA/IP waterproof, and touch screen configurations. An extensive list of available OEM options enables you to customize a solution to your specific needs. We offer numerous other monitors in similar sizes and brightness levels from which to choose. They can also be private-labeled with your company name and/or logo on the front bezel.


The VMT-17 Series 17″ touchscreen monitors with 5:4 (4:3) aspect ratio are deployed in many industries and applications. This includes manufacturing plants, machine vision inspection systems, and food and beverage plants. They are also found in surveillance systems, specialty vehicles and museums.

TRU-Vu monitors are backed by our full 3-year warranty. Consequently, this ensures you of many years of reliable service.


With over 540 LCD monitors and touch screens on our site, selecting the ideal equipment, or touch screen solution may be a bit overwhelming.  To help narrow down the choices, check out our Advanced Search Tool. For example, this enables you filter by your own specific search requirements.  See our full line of standard brightness monitors and 13.3″ to 19″ monitors for similar models. Browse all industrial touch screen monitors.  TRU-Vu can provide modified or Custom OEM LCD Displays.  Private Label Monitors are also an option if you have very specific requirements. 

Finally, our team members are ready to help! We can determine the exact solution that will meet your specific needs . Certainly, TRU-Vu will help provide clear images for your operating requirements . Call (847) 259-2344 today to speak with one of our specialists. Above all, we will listen.  It’s one of the things we do best.  Our professional advisors will ensure the monitor or touch screen you receive will be and do everything you had hoped it would!

If you prefer, fill out a quick form with your requirements, and we will guide you to the proper models that will work best.

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