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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Our Other Sign Products

Portable Emergency Advisory Radio Station
FASTrack Custom Quick-Erect Portable Sign

AEL/SEL 03OE-03-SIGN  
For Use on Streets and Roadways . . .
Approved for use on rights-of-way and at emergency scenes, FASTrack Signs are ideal for notifying motorists of Information Radio signals.  FASTrack Signs are often used with VoiceStar and RadioSTAT Portable Advisory Radio Stations to manage incidents or short-term road construction. (See portable stations link lower left.) The sign panel and stand may be stored connected in the carrying case when not in use, for quick setup.  
Sign Color Guidelines . . .
Background and Text Colors per the Manual for Uniform Traffic Control Devices:


Pink
background, black text = emergency information.
Example:  emergency management agency or medical facility for disaster, incident or emergency applications.

Orange background, black text = directional/wayfinding information.
Example:  departments of transportation for traffic applications.


Yellow
background, black text = informational.
 
Lightweight Easy Message Changeability Attention Grabbing

Technical Specifications* . . .
Sign
  • Panel: 48" by 48" pink, orange or yellow fluorescent ultra-reflective, flexible vinyl.
  • Reflective surface returns more than 60% of light to source.
  • Text: custom black lettering with optional changeable overlays.
  • Viewing range: 2,000+ feet, day or night.


Stand

  • Aircraft aluminum and coated steel, rust resistant.
  • Wind springs accommodate up to 60 MPH wind gusts.
  • Quick-release telescoping legs with rubber caps for uneven terrain and curbs.
  • Compact size; weight: 20 pounds.
Accessory (included)

Carrying bag that contains sign and stand assembled. Sign may be stored attached to stand or detached.


Ratings


All signs are NCHRP-350 approved for use on rights-of-way. Signs with a Fluorescent pink background are FHWA/NFPA approved for use at emergency scenes. Carrying bag that contains sign and stand
assembled. Sign may be stored attached to stand
or detached.
To Purchase . . .
Email Bill Baker or call 616.772.2300, extension 102, for a formal quote. See purchasing options.

(*) Specifications are subject to change without notice.
ABOUT PRODUCTS RESOURCES SERVICES SITE INDEX
Contact Us All Products at a Glance Alert Stations across the USA Customer Support Policy Site Map
Customer Support Policy For Emergencies Case Studies FCC Frequencies & Licenses
Founding & Firsts For Health Applications FAQs Installation, Testing, Training
Privacy Policy For Highways FCC-Permitted Broadcasts Professional Recordings
For Visitor Information Glossary of Radio Terms Purchase Options
  For Other Common Applications News from The Source Rentals  
For License-Free Stations Operators' Zone Streaming
  Planning Guide
    Why Customers Say They Buy    


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PO Box 51, Zeeland, Michigan, USA, 49464-0051, Phone 616.772.2300, Fax 616.772.2966, Email Form

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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