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CommCenter ®
Digital Message
Model 300MB

The Federal Signal CommCenter® Model 300MB broadcasts
pre-recorded voice messages, melodies, tones and signals over
SelecTone® and public address systems. The 300MB replaces
outdated loop tape units with superior, high-quality audio
USE WITH SELECTONE® AND playback. The 300MB is remotely activated via contact closures.
PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS The CommCenter’s housing holds the solid state digital control
circuitry and up to six non-volatile, 16-second chips.

• Multi-voltage design accepts Melodies, voice messages, tones and signals are available,
including the pre-recorded CommCenter Standard Library and
24VDC, 120VAC or 240VAC
optional custom recorded messages. Units can be interconnected
• High-quality, non-volatile playback for greater message capacity.
CommCenter’s digital messaging capability is ideal for emergency
• Stores six voice messages,
evacuation announcements. Clear, concise, pre-determined
melodies, tones and signals instructions can be broadcast over a SelecTone or public address
• Messages can be up to 16 seconds system. The CommCenter’s pre-recorded melodies can convey the
in length (96 second total capacity) status of a process or machine without interrupting the flow of
production in surrounding areas. Voice messages in any language
• Expandable and prioritized can alert operators to emergency situations.

• Type 1 enclosure The CommCenter offers quality and versatility to public address
systems that broadcast repetitive, prerecorded messages.
• UL Listed and CSA Certified

Operating Standby
Model Voltage Current Current
300MB 24VDC 0.8 amps 0.09 amps
300MB 120VAC 50/60Hz 0.2 amps 0.05 amps
300MB 240VAC 50/60Hz 0.1 amps 0.02 amps

5 yyr

57" 293. 10 Position K140A332A-10 Fuse 250V. 3. Load: • Specify model number Unbalanced Signal Line 10Vrms (25 ohm max) • Specify number of messages Balanced Signal Line 25Vrms (40 ohm max/15 watts) (up to six) Audio Input: • Choose message source(s): Input Impedance 5K OHMS a.0 mm 300MB beginning on page 378 Depth: 2.9 mm • Please refer to Model Number Index Width: 9.5 lbs.534. IL 60466 Tel: 708. Provide electronic file Shipping Weight: 6.123_220_62362_FedSig. 17 Position K140A332A-17 Terminal Block.41"/239 mm S P E C I F I C AT I O N S HOW TO ORDER Tone Output Levels Max.534.7 mm 11.5% THD): (chip input) 67dBa b.57"/ 293. 1/2 amp K148A155A 2645 Federal Signal Dr.qxd 1/27/08 10:59 AM Page 203 COMMCENTER ® DIGITAL MESSAGE CENTER (300MB) .4852 www.5 kg c.27" 57. 1 amp K148A155A-01 Fuse 250V.27"/ 2.7 mm 57. Provide script to be recorded in Signal Frequency Response: 250Hz to 3.0 kg • Specify the priority of the messages Height: 11.federalsignal-indust. 2.6 lbs. Select from Standard Library Input Voltage 1V P-P (max) (page 169) Signal to Noise Ratio (<1.4756 Fax: 708.4KHz studio (additional charge incurred) Net Weight: 5.9 mm 9.27"/ 57.7 mm R E P L A C E M E N T PA RT S Description Part Number PC Board Assembly — Main K200D1148F Terminal Block. University Park.41" 239..