Product Specification Sheet APS732

Rev. 07/2013

SF529ES Wireless Assistance Call and Check-In Station (TC500 Series)

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  • Fully supervised wireless 900MHz EchoStream® transmitter
  • Low battery warning before battery depletion
  • Call assurance LED
  • Resident Check-In capability
  • Field-replaceable, 3V lithium battery (model #BA505)
  • Washable TPU plastic pull cord kit is included
SF529ES Wireless Assistance Call and Resident Check-In Station

The Alpha Communications® / TekTone SF529ES Wireless Assistance Call and Resident Check-In Station is for use with the Tek-CARE®500 (TC500) Wireless Assistance Call and Check-In System. The SF529ES features the great range and reliability of 900MHz signaling. This unit can be wall mounted near any resident location for call placement (stainless steel and other metal fixtures may interfere with the signal transmission).

Calls are latched locally to ensure that residents receive direct staff attention. The device includes a call assurance LED. Check-ins are placed by pressing the Check-In push button during set check-in times. The SF529ES features a fully supervised RF link to ensure reliability and to monitor battery state. The battery is a customer replaceable 3V lithium.


Height: 4.5" (115mm)

Width: 2.75" (70mm)

Depth: 2.25" (58mm)

Projects: 0.50" (13mm)

Construction: Attractive, flame retardant (UL® 94V-0) plastic 
Housing: Plastic single-gang box
Power: 3V Lithium battery (model BA505) (included)
Battery Life: 4-5 years (typical)
Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The Wireless Assistance Call and Resident CheckIn Station(s) shall be Alpha Communications® / TekTone SF529ES or approved equal. It shall use the 900MHz frequency for signal transmission and shall include an LED call assurance indicator. Calls shall be locally latched and require local reset to clear. Check-ins shall be placed by pressing the Check-In push button during set check-in times. No physical wiring connections shall be required to transmit a call. The station shall include a 3V lithium battery. 

TekTone® has designed the Tek-CARE®500 (TC500) to work as a system. Its NC501ES Master Station Computer has been carefully designed and matched to work with TC500 wireless and wired peripherals. TekTone® will not warrant or support components of TC500 that are purchased separately unless the components are add-ons to previously sold systems. TekTone® will also not warrant or support a system that is a mix of TekTone® and Non-TekTone® parts, unless prior written permission has been obtained. In order to track our systems and to inform facilities of software upgrades, full site information (site name, address and phone number) will be required when ordering. Site information and NC501ES warranty number will also be required when requesting technical support.

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