Product Specification Sheet APS996

Rev. 09/2016

VPS101 Single Visual Patient Station (AlphaLinQ™ 100 series)

Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The single visual Patient Station(s) shall be Alpha Communications® AlphaLinQ™ 100 series model VPS101, or approved equal and shall include a lighted 'CALL-PLACED' indicator, a 'CANCEL' button, and a jack for the required model SF301/8 (single) call-cords or model SF302 (double) call-cords (or other specialty type cords as required). A call will be registered at the annunciator panel(s), corridor light(s) and any optional corridor zone lights. The station's 'CALL PLACED' LED will light if the call switch is pushed or of the call-cord is removed from its jack. All electronic components needed for these features and functions shall be mounted on a printed circuit board and all station components shall be mounted on a rugged ABS (White) plastic faceplate. The station shall be mounted into a standard single gang electrical box (or ring). A plug-in connector shall be provided for connections. The VPS101 shall be U.L. listed 1069 to the latest standards.

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

Required Components
  • AlphaLinQ™ 100 Annunciator unit and system components
  • AC152 Control Unit (req. SS106 Transformer)
  • SF301/8 Call-cord (or equivalent model)
VPS101 Single Bed Visual Patient Station

The Alpha Communications® VPS101 single visual Patient Station includes a jack for the insertion of a required model SF301/8 (single) or SF302 (dual) call cord set (or equivalent). A call is registered at the annunciator panel and corridor light (and corridor zone light if installed) when the call cord button is used, or if the call cord is accidentally removed from the jack. The station includes a lighted 'CALL-PLACED' indicator when a call is placed and a 'CANCEL' button, mounted on a rugged ABS white plastic faceplate.

The VPS101 is used primarily with the AlphaLinQ™ 100 series visual nurse-call system, but can be used and is backwards compatible with some older systems as well. The VPS101 is U.L. 1069 listed, to the latest standards. 

  • U.L. 1069 Listed - to the latest standards
  • Simple Push-button Calling (using required call cord)
  • Lighted CALL-PLACED LED Indicator
  • Call-reset CANCEL Push-button
  • Call Automatically Registers if Call Cord is Accidentally Removed
  • Flame Retardant type ABS White Plastic Faceplate
  • Corridor Zone Light Capability (optional)
Height: 4.50" (114mm)
Width: 2.75" (69mm)
Depth: 1.75" (44mm)
Projects: 0.44" (11mm) from mounting surface
Steel City #52171 box with Steel City #52C14 plaster ring, or Alpha Communications® Model #IH358 box with IH357 ring, or EXACT EQUAL. Vertical mount.
Flame retardant type ABS plastic faceplate. Switches and electronic components are circuit board mounted.
Plug-in connectors.
Optional Components
  • CDL101LED Corridor Dome Light w/1 White LED
  • CDL102LED Corridor Zone Light w/1 White and 1 Red LED
  • EPS155 Emergency Pull/Push Station (Toilet)
  • EPS156 Emergency Pull/Push Station (Code Blue)
  • EPS337 Emergency Pull/Push Station (Shower)
  • EPS339 Emergency Push Station (Mushroom Head)
  • VDS150 Duty Station
  • VSS110 Visual Staff Station
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