Product Specification Sheet APS586

Rev. 07/2013

TAK-4200 Telephone Auto Dialer and Announcer Unit

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Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The Telephone Auto Dialer Unit unit(s) shall be Alpha Communications®/Cornell model TAK-4200, or approved equal. The TAK-4200 shall be used in conjunction with an Alpha Communications® Emergency-Call (or similar) notification system. 

The TAK-4200 shall be a fully programmable auto dialer and digital announcer, designed for message notification. Once a contact input is detected, the TAK-4200 shall dial up to eight (8) phone numbers and play a prerecorded message of up to one (1) minute in length. 

Low voltage wiring shall be used and positive screw terminal connectors shall be provided for installation wiring. The TAK-4200 shall be mountable right to the surface of the wall or in a customer-supplied junction box cabinet, and shall require a customer supplied external phone line and jack. 

Contractor shall observe all local and national electrical and building codes.

TAK-4200 Telephone Auto Dialer Unit

The Alpha Communications® / Cornell TAK-4200 is a fully programmable auto dialer and digital announcer, designed for message notification. Once an alarm contact is actuated, the TAK-4200 can dial up to eight (8) phone numbers and play a pre-recorded message up to one (1) minute in length. 

Messages can be recorded locally or remotely. When configured as an alarm dialer, the TAK-4200 has call progress detection capability with normal and fast busy, call pickup, CPC, and ring-to-answer detection. 

Programming can be done with a touch tone phone, or by using a PC with a serial port connection and the supplied software. The TAK-4200 comes with the required 12VDC plug-in power supply

  • Easily Installs Right on Finished Wall Surface or in Optional Junction Box
  • Operates on Safe Low-Voltage Class II Wiring
  • Positive Screw Terminal Connectors
  • Works with a variety of alarm notification equipment
  • Easily programs with a touch tone phone or PC

Height: 5.00" (127mm)
Width: 7.375" (188mm)
Depth: 1.75" (45mm) from mounting surface


4.92"W (125mm)
8.66"H (220mm)
2.25"D (58mm)

Connections: Positive screw terminal connectors
Mounting: Surface-mounted (usually installed near the system amplifier/power supply and other system central equipment).
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