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Information Station
The Information Station   
This is an information radio station for general fixed-location applications. Versions include “IP” – operable via network/USB and “Classic” – operable voicemail-style via telephone or local.
InfOspot
InfOspot is a custom product tailored to needs and can include special audio systems, USB / internet connectivity, cabinets and antenna mounting styles. No license is required due to its FCC certification. Any content may be broadcast on any available AM frequency.
To push range out to a half-mile and more, InfOspot is the affordable solution. Range 1/4 mile.


Stealth Black-Out LED Sign
Invisible when not activated; invaluable in an emergency. Trigger Stealth sign’s preprogrammed messages to instantly notify and inform.
VoiceStar
For emergency managers and transportation officials. VoiceStar is powered via the sun and controlled via wireless, this trailer-mounted radio station plus Changeable Message Sign (CMS) throws a full 3 to 5 mile radius signal to motorists. Special FCC licensing allows both fixed and portable operation. Also available with sign or radio station only.



Flashing ALERT Sign
Flashing ALERT Signs
Wireless-controlled, solar-powered beacon signs may be triggered remotely to advise motorists to tune to a special radio signal for information or to take a specific action in any public safety situation. For roads with speed limits less than 55 MPH. Custom sign panel with embedded beacons is included.






LIGHTNING LED Message Sign
This sign has no equal in flexibility, size and setup speed. Transport it in the back of a car. This sign is light enough to be set up by one person in minutes. Options: rechargeable battery pack that allows for quick deployment; custom mounts and stands.
   
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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.