Product Specification Sheet APS291

Rev. 07/2014

IR318B Pull Cord Patient Station (NC300II Series)

Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

Patient station(s) shall be Alpha Communications® / TekTone IR318B or approved equal. The IR318B shall include solid state circuitry, a yellow CALL PLACED LED, and a combination red IN-USE indicator and RESET button. The station shall also include a 6' long spring-loaded washable TPU plastic pull cord. The patient call latching will be accomplished by solid-state, electronic circuitry. The station shall utilize a 2.50" x 2.50" speaker/ microphone for accurate voice reproduction.

All station components shall be mounted on an attractive flame retardant type fog white (UL® 94V-0) plastic faceplate. Connections shall be plug-in be plug-in type. 

The IR318B shall be UL® Listed.

Contractor shall follow manufacturer's instructions and shall observe all local and national electrical and building codes

IR318B Single Pull-Cord Patient Station
The IR318B Single* Pull-Cord Patient Station is for use with the Alpha Communications® / TekTone NC300 / NC300II Nurse Call Systems. It provides reliable two way hands-free communication between patient and nurse. Calling the nurse is accomplished by pulling the pull-cord. Solid-state LEDs on faceplate indicate that the call has been placed and the intercom is in use.

*The IR318B can be made in a dual cord version (at extra cost). Please consult the factory for more details.

  • UL® 1069 Listed
  • Attractive flame retardant (UL® 94V-0) plastic faceplate
  • Simplified multiplex wiring using plug-in type connectors
  • Solid-state multiplex circuitry
  • Supervised
  • Microprocessor design
  • Built-in 6 foot washable TPU plastic pull cord

Height: 4.50" (119mm)
Width: 6.38" (162mm)
Depth: 2.75" (70mm)
Projects: 0.50" (12.7mm) above mounting surface
Attractive, flame retardant ABS plastic
Light texture, fog white color
Speaker: 2.50" x 2.50" (64mm x 64mm)
Plug-in type
Steel City #H3BD box with Steel City #3GC plaster ring, or Alpha Communications® Model #IH353 box with IH352 ring, or EXACT EQUAL. Horizontal mount.
Multiplex (use #WM300 or WM300B cable)
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