Product Specification Sheet APS152

Rev. 07/2013

AM612 Apartment Intercom System Speaker Entrance Panels

Model AM612/08

Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The entrance panel shall be Alpha Communications® / TekTone® AM612 or approved equal, and shall provide for up to 16 push buttons per speaker panel. The panel shall include a weather-resistant mylar speaker mounted behind a BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic grill. Push button switches shall be individually replaceable type with self wiping contacts. In addition, the panel shall contain up to 16 individual name holders. The name holders shall be made of BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic strips to protect card inserts. Each name holder shall snap into two small slots on the panel itself and shall be individually replaceable.

The AM612 shall have top and bottom decorative end caps that shall also serve as mounting brackets to flush mount to Alpha Communications® OH600 or OH601 back boxes. The decorative end caps shall be made of BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic. AM612 panels (with suffix 'S") are fully surface mount types and do not require any housings or back boxes.

Each AM612 Panel, or approved equal, shall be supplied with name card sheets that may be easily separated into individual name strips. Name strips shall be inserted into name holders without the use of tools. Contractor shall provide a model S1 screwdriver for panel maintenance.

AM612 Series Apartment Intercom System Speaker Entrance Panel

Model AM612/16

The AM612 Series entrance panel is for use with Alpha Communications® loudspeaker type suite stations.

They are our most economical entrance panel stations. Panels are equipped with a weather resistant mylar speaker protected by a BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic grill. All of the AM612 series panels are available in a flush or surface style (add suffix 'S').

The anodized aluminum panel is available in two sizes. The 5.00" x 11.50" panel accommodates from 2 to 8 push buttons, and the 5.00" x 17.25" panel is used for applications requiring from 10 to 16 push buttons, or for smaller panels with built-in postal release switch (add suffix 'P').

The speaker panel can accommodate up to 16 push buttons. In addition, the panel also contains up to 16 name holders made of BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic with clear flame retardant polycarbonate plastic strips that snap easily into the panel and are individually replaceable.

  • Hands-free loudspeaking
  • Weather-resistant mylar speaker
  • Self-wiping push button switches
  • Decorative end caps (BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate plastic)
  • Individually replaceable name holders (BLACK flame retardant polycarbonate switches)
  • Slim-line surface-mount option
  • Simple installation

Dimensions: Height: 11.50" (292mm) or 17.25" (439mm)
(depending upon number of buttons)

Width: 5.00" (127mm) 

NOTE: All 17.25"H models manufactured before 03/10/2011 were 19.00"H (483mm). 
Push Buttons: Individually replaceable type with self wiping contacts.
Speaker: 2.50" (64mm) voice frequency response 
Construction: Anodized extruded aluminum panel
Flush Housings: OH600 Flush Back box for 11.50"H panel OH601 Flush Back box for 17.25"H panel For surface panels add the suffix 'S' to the model number. Surface panels are open in the back and do not require any back box or housing.
Tool Required: Model S1 Scrulox (Roberts head) screwdriver
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