Information Station Specialists is the best known source of travelers information stations, highway advisory radio, advisory signs and services needed to reach motorists with public service information. Learn more about Information Station Specialists.
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Exclusive Features that Distinguish VoiceStar
1. 6-by-11’ changeable message sign that can be raised over 13’ high. The 3-line, 8-character display employs lens-enhanced LEDs with 30-degree angularity and 4-LEDs/pixel for full brightness with auto dimming keyed to ambient lighting. Up to 199 user-controlled sign messages created and stored, in addition to 199 pre-programmed standard messages. Up to 50 message sequences created and stored. Sign displays programmed for automatic, scheduled changes.
2. Only our transmitter (TR6000 HQ5.0) has a 5000 Hz audio bandwidth to comply with new FCC rules that allow for high quality broadcasting. The transmitter employs a modern synthesized frequency system, so that if a frequency change ever is necessary, it can be easily done without component changes or board-level work. The TR6000 Transmitter also utilizes an efficient Class D amplifier, comprised of only two driver devices for highest reliability. Moreover, TR6000 is the only such unit manufactured and type-accepted for Travelers Information Station (TIS) applications in the United States, and it is approved for military use on 510-530 kHz, 1610-1700 kHz - Certification: J/F 12/07677.
3. A portable, groundplane for full range, the same as fixed stations. No ground stakes required. Easy setup and takedown. Easy stowing.
4. A black antenna to discourage ice build-up, finished with a UV-resistant process to prevent color fading. Written documentation of safe RF exposure distance per ANSI/IEEE C95.1-1992 standard by a professional engineer (PE).
5. Solar power operation with solar/AC rechargeable battery packs. Maintenance-free batteries for superior performance under adverse heat conditions unusually tolerant of high-charging and short-circuit conditions – stored in easy access cabinets. Conventional battery size to allow easy transport and replacement. An optional tilting solar panel array that enhances solar gathering capability.
6. Optional wireless radio and sign message control via remote software.
7. Free professional recording services.
8. Audio files can be created, processed and transferred to the station, increasing audio quality. Each playlist can be as long as 20 minutes.
9. Remote technical support 24/7.
10. Potential Interference Notification Service for the life of the station.
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PO Box 51, Zeeland, Michigan, USA, 49464-0051, Phone 616.772.2300, Fax 616.772.2966, Email info@theRADIOsource.com

The USA's best known source for Travelers' Information Stations, Highway Advisory Radio & related products/services.


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Information Radio Stations is a generic term synonymous with Travelers Information Stations (TIS), Highway Advisory Radio Stations (HAR) / Highway Information Systems & Low Power Radio Stations (LPR). Operation of the stations is governed by FCC Part 90.242 Rules. A FCC license is required. Information Radio Stations may be fixed or portable. Subcomponents may include transmitter, antenna and ground system, digital voice player, wateter, cabinet with conventional or Corbin locks, lightning arrestors for RF, power and telephone lines, coaxial cable. Most stations employ black maximized antennas to discourage ice accumulation and security measures to prevent unauthorized program access. Options include synchronization, battery backup, solar power, remote programming by local, network or telco, multi-station audio distribution via RF or LAN / WAN or wireless network.