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Advisory Signage
Custom Designed and Used With or Without Radio Stations
 
One of Derry New Hampshire's Many Flashing ALERT Signs
 
VoiceStar 
VoiceStar System
The VoiceStar Systems are trailer-mounted, easy-start, licensed AM radio stations with full-sized changeable message signs. Customizable, VoiceStar is solar/AC powered. Both visual and radio messages are managed via wireless means or locally. Available with and without Changeable Message Signs. VoiceStar Systems may operate from a fixed location when not needed in the field. Stations are often integrated into a system of several units to instantly notify the public at highway construction zones, traffic incidents and in health and safety emergencies. They are built to operate for extended periods in isolated locations. Coverage radius: 3-5 miles.
FAS.6000 Flashing Beacons
Designed for high-speed highways, this system turns a static sign into a remote-controlled flashing beacon sign. Solar-powered, wireless control. Includes the cabinet and two amber LED beacons. Fits virtually any dual-post sign. Sign panel/support not included.
 
Flashing ALERT Sign
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.

Stealth Black-Out LED Sign
Invisible when not activated; invaluable in an emergency. Trigger Stealth sign’s preprogrammed messages to instantly notify and inform. 
FASTrack Portable Sign
FHWA / NFPA-approved for use at emergency scenes, FASTrack signs are portable and quick to assemble. The sign and stand stow together as a unit. FASTrack signs come with custom sign text and optional text overlays.   
LIGHTNING sign 
LIGHTNING Portable LED Message Sign
This LED sign has no equal in flexibility, size and setup speed. Transport it in the back of a car. The LIGHTNING Sign is light enough to be set up by one person in minutes. Operates on AC or via its 32-hour internal rechargeable battery pack or on power from external solar or AC generator.
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Information Radio Station is a generic term synonymous with Travelers Information Station (TIS), Highway Advisory Radio (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, wattmeter, 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.