Product Specification Sheet APS999

Rev. 09/2016

EPS155 Emergency Pull/Push Station with L.E.D. (AlphaLinQ™ 100 series)

Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The Emergency Push/Pull Stations shall be shall be Alpha Communications® AlphaLinQ™ 100 series model EPS155, or approved equal. Operation of emergency signals shall be accomplished by a short pull on the nylon cord or by pulling / pushing down on the Red lever marked 'EMERGENCY".

The Red "CALL PLACED" L.E.D. indicator shall flash to assure the patient that the call has been placed. Switching mechanism shall consist of a reliable DPDT switch.

The EPS155 is typically used as a toilet emergency pull station and is not designed to be used in wet or damp environments. For wet or damp (or shower) type applications use the model# EPS337 station instead.

All electronic components needed for these features shall be mounted on a printed circuit board and all station components shall be mounted an a rugged ABS plastic faceplate. The station(s) shall be installed in a single gang ring with square box. Plug-in connectors shall be provided for connections. The EPS155 shall be UL® 1069 Listed 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)
EPS155 Emergency Pull/Push Station

The Alpha Communications® EPS155 Emergency Station may be used in any location where activation of an emergency signal is required. All electronic components are mounted on a circuit board. The EPS155 features a built-in Red (flashing) LED, and 6 foot nylon pull cord.

Due to the flexibility of its design, it may be used as a PULL CORD EMERGENCY STATION, OR a PUSH TYPE EMERGENCY STATION. The pull cord supplied may be used for emergency call activation or if so desired, the LARGE RED push/pull down lever may be used.

The EPS155 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 EPS155 is U.L. 1069 listed, to the latest standards. 

Features
  • U.L. Listed 1069 - to the latest standards
  • Simple and flexible operation.
  • RED L.E.D. "Called Placed" indicator (flashing)
  • Call cancel only at point of origin.
  • Flame Retardant type ABS White Plastic Faceplate
  • Can be used as a Pull or Push type station
  • Corridor Zone Light Capability (optional)
Specifications
Dimensions:
Height: 4.50" (114mm)
Width: 2.75" (69mm)
Depth: 1.75" (44mm)
Projects: 0.44" (11mm) from mounting surface
Mounting:
Steel City #52171 box with Steel City #52C14 plaster ring, or Alpha Communications® Model #IH358 box with IH357 ring, or EXACT EQUAL. Vertical mount.
Construction:
Flame retardant type ABS plastic faceplate. Switches and electronic components are circuit board mounted.
Connections:
Plug-in connectors.
Optional Components
  • CDL101LED Corridor Dome Light w/1 White LED
  • CDL102LED Corridor Zone Light w/1 White and 1 Red LED
  • VPS101 Single Visual Patient Station
  • VPS102 Double Visual Patient Station
  • VSS110 Visual Staff Station
  • EPS156 Emergency Pull/Push Station (Code Blue)
  • EPS337 Emergency Pull/Push Station (Shower)
  • EPS339 Emergency Push Station (Mushroom Head)
  • VDS150 Duty Station
  • CA016K Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) plastic pull cord sets
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