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New: DoorLinQ™ Mobile App Integration for the VK237 Series

December 1, 2016
Mobile App Integration is Here! Introducing DoorLinQ Mobile App integration module for the VK237 Series Single-Family Video Intercom System. The VK237WS 2-Wire Color Video Intercom Kit is our most economical master/remote video intercom for door ...

The New GB2™ Color Video-Intercom System

January 1, 2016
The GB2™ series, simply put, is our lowest cost multi-family video-intercom system. The GB2™ series connects to two (2) non-polarized wires. While the GB2™ series color video-intercom ...

New VK237 Series Color Video Intercom Kits

May 1, 2014
You asked for it.. you got it...For years our customers have been asking us for a 2-wire, expandable Color video-intercom kit, at an affordable price.Introducing the NEW . The 2-Wire Color Video Intercom Kit is our most economical master/remote video intercom for door entry or any other application ...

New STR Monitors and Handsets

May 1, 2014
NEW HT40 Series 2-Wire QwikBUS™ Loop HandsetsThe Alpha Communications® / STR™ HT40 QwikBUS™ Series handsets are designed to work as an apartment type handset intercom station, using a minimal of wiring. All HT40 handsets in a building can be wired on only two (2) common (loop) wires! ...

New VI644S Stock St. Steel Panels

May 1, 2014
NEW Nameholder Style St. Steel PanelsThe NEW Alpha Communications® VI644S V.I.P.™ series surface mount Stainless Steel (Vandal-Resistant) lobby panels are rugged, good-looking panels for indoor or outdoor use, and are our lowest cost Stainless Steel panels, with matching stainless steel name ...

Lippert purchased by STR™

May 1, 2014
High-End Entry Solutions for your High-End BuildingsSince 1984 we have been the exclusive North American and Caribbean importer for STR™ brand products from Germany. STR™ makes high quality intercom and video-intercom systems in a variety of configurations and options, all with world renowned ...

NEW TE7210/LCD Large Display Telephone Entry

September 1, 2013
The Alpha Communications® TE7210/LCD Large Display Stainless Steel Faceplate Telephone Entry Systems are designed for easy operation in areas that require a large LCD display. The TE7210/LCD has a phone number capacity of 1 - 700 units (4/7/10/11 digits). Models are available for conventional 'dialer' ...

NEW SV-1370S II 2-Wire Color Video Intercom Kit

September 1, 2013
The Alpha Communications®/Golmar™ SV-1370 SII video-intercom kits are designed to meet your requirements for Color video-intercom security, for a single entry door (expandable to 2) to a single hands-free style inside video monitor unit (expandable to 2), at a very affordable price.These attractive ...

NEW IA502 Multi-Entrance Adapter

September 1, 2013
The Alpha Communications® IA502 multientrance adapters are used with our IA543, and the PK543A, PK543 and PK205 series amplifiers only. They provide audio intercom and door release switching for two (2) to eight (8) entrances (depending on how many IA502's are used).The IA502 adapters are used in ...

NEW IS427C 2-gang St. Steel Apt. Intercom Stations

September 1, 2013
The Alpha Communications® IS427C (V.I.P.™ series) apartment intercom stations are designed specifically to minimize vandalism and tenant abuse. Made from .020" thick solid stainless steel, with heavy-duty metal push-buttons, these stations are made to last. A high sensitivity 1.75" (45mm) speaker ...

New Dynamic Specsheet System w/ Intelligent Links & Logos

September 1, 2013
We have just rolled out a great new website feature that will surely prove useful to our customers. Our Dynamic Specsheet System allows for a great deal of functionality within the specsheet itself. We believe we are the first company in our industry to provide such a feature to our customers.Firstly, ...

NEW Part Information Feed

September 1, 2013
As a valued customer, you now have the ability to request product information from our website. You no longer need to wait for updated price lists. Always have 24/7 access to current pricing and parts availabilityYour computer system can simply query our system for product information whenever an update ...

Introducing AlphaNotify™ - Simple Mass SMS Messaging

March 1, 2013
In conjunction with our sister company, Alpha Media Inc., we are very excited to announce the release of their newest product, AlphaNotify™. Alpha Communications® customers are receiving this exclusive announcement ahead of the public.AlphaNotify™ is an SMS-Based Mass Notification service ...

FAQ: What is the difference between Emergency-Call & Nurse-Call system?

March 1, 2013
We are often asked about the differences between Emergency-Call and Nurse-Call Systems. The terms tend to be used interchangeably, but they are not the same thing. To further confuse the issue, these two different types of systems typically have many similar functions and capabilities.Nurse-Call Systems ...

AlphaBlueLight™ Emergency Call Towers and Stations

March 1, 2013
The AlphaBlueLight™ systems are rugged, high quality Emergency-Call systems. They are designed to provide emergency signaling and voice communications by landline telephone, cellular telephone, two-way radio or 900 MHz service. The AlphaBlueLight™ Systems and stations can be powered by conventional ...

Golmar IPlus - IP Video Intercom over a Single CAT5 (PoE)

March 1, 2013
This is a full IP solution for those luxury Homes, Residential buildings, Condominiums or Office buildings where an exclusive way of communication with the visitors or between the users of the system is required (intercom function). Because of its proprietary Peer2Peer technologies, the M200 and M201 ...

AlphaRefuge™ - Area of Refuge Assistance

January 1, 2012
We have just released our new AlphaRefuge™ Area of Refuge / Area of Rescue Systems, which can handle up to 112 remote call boxes.Standard Battery Back-Up, providing hours of operation.Meets all requirements of ADA, ASME and NFPA.Programmable to dial up to 5 individual outside phone number when ...

NEW! The IS204 Now Replaces the IR104 & IR204

January 1, 2012
Alpha Communications® is proud to introduce the - our new 4-wire apartment intercom station which combines modern styling with ease of operation to provide natural, clear voice communication and positive door-release operation. The white, high-impact, ABS plastic faceplate blends with any decor. ...

Spotlight: AlphaStatus™ Room Status and Emergency Call System

January 1, 2012
AlphaStatus™ Room Status and Emergency Call System The AlphaStatus™ Series room status system provides all of the most desirable ergonomic features and functions required by today's health care administrative professionals, at an affordable price. The AlphaStatus™ addresses the needs ...

2-Wire Expandable Color Video Intercom Kits: Two Great Choices!

January 1, 2012
We are proud to introduce two brand new 2-WIRE Expandable color video intercom kits, the , and the .SV-220S COLOR(Handset Type - Spec Sheet) Includes one 1-Button Surface-Mount Video Door Station, one 3.5" Platea Surface Mount Monitor, and Power Supply.• 3.5" (diagonal) Crystal Clear flat Color ...

We are now on Facebook

January 1, 2012
We can now be found on Facebook at the following Web Addresshttp://www.facebook.com/alphacommPlease visit and "like" our page. This will allow you to stay up-to-date on our newest products, and to receive special exclusive offers.

NEW! AlphaEcall™ - 100 Series

April 1, 2011
Our new AlphaEcall™ 100 Series is our most economical Emergency-Call solution and offers a variety of devices and options to fit any project requirements! We have replaced the old-fashioned incandescent annunciator bulbs with our high-brightness, long-life LEDs.Our unique modular master stations ...

NEW! Economy Series (ES) Entry Panels

April 1, 2011
These entry panel faceplates are made from rugged 2mm thick Anodized Aluminum. All models can be used Indoors or Outdoors, and come in three different styles:ES0 Series ()All "ES0" Series Panels come with a surface backbox & built-in rain hood. These units are compact and are ideal for narrow door frames ...

The IA543 Now Replaces the PK543A

April 1, 2011
The Alpha Communications® Power Pack Amplifier is a self-contained unit not requiring an external amplifier. The is designed for use with 5, 4 or 3 wire apartment speaker type stations and provides amplification, control and power circuits needed to operate a complete apartment intercom system. ...

The PK152 Now Replaces the PK151A (and has dual voltage indicating LEDs)

April 1, 2011
The Alpha Communications® annunciator control unit is used to provide power and control circuits to operate the NC110A, NC110N, NC150N, NC150R and NC200N series nurse-call and area of refuge (area of rescue) type systems and annunciators. The contains the electronic circuitry necessary to detect ...

The AC219 Now Replaces the PK2019

October 1, 2010
The PK2019 Annunciator Controller Module is now being replaced with the Annunciator Controller Module. The is a direct replacement for the PK2019 in a smaller, more compact size and is now in a durable plastic case instead of the previous aluminum case.In addition, the new features an improved Tone ...

ISC East 2010: Alpha Communications and Golmar Teaming Up!

October 1, 2010
Alpha Communications® is proud to be teaming up with Golmar this year at the International Security Conference (East) as their exclusive North American importer of intercom and video intercom products.Free ISC East Attendee Registration

IS543 'Universal' Apartment Intercom Station

October 1, 2010
Alpha Communications® is proud to introduce the - a universal apartment intercom station which combines modern styling with ease of operation to provide natural, clear voice communication and positive door-release operation. The white, high-impact, ABS plastic faceplate blends with any decor. The ...

AlphaEntry™ Patent Approved!

October 1, 2010
We are proud to announce that our popular AlphaEntry™ system has been awarded a US patent, making AlphaEntry™ the only system on the market that can offer all of these features.U.S. PATENT #7,783,018

Distributor Auto-Quote

August 1, 2010
Alpha Communications offers its distributor customers a great new service called Distributor Auto-Quote. Now your company can provide professional quotes with parts lists and pricing to your customers without a single keystroke!How does it work?Whenever one of your customers contacts us, the first thing ...

EK117 & EK117B: Low Cost Stand-Alone Emergency Alert Kits

August 1, 2010
Our EK117-Series "Stand-Alone Emergency Alert" kits provide a great and inexpensive solution for facilities that do not require a full Nurse Call or Emergency Call system. Each kit contains all of the electronic components needed to wire one location with a pullcord and visual or audible/visual domelight.EK117 ...

AlphaEntry™ Add-On: MailRoom™

August 1, 2010
As you probably know by now, with AlphaEntry v3, lobby staff can accept packages on behalf of residents and notify them immediately with just a few clicks, whether they are at home or away. In addition to sending email or text-message notifications to the user directly, you can optionally add one or ...

Website Tips: Serial Number Dates

August 1, 2010
Did you know you can check the warranty status of your inventory right on our website?This handy utility enables you to enter a product's serial# to determinethe date it was manufactured (for Warranty reference purposes).Most of our products leave our warehouse with a warranty label adhered to the back, ...

Going Green - How Alpha Communications can Help

July 1, 2010
At Alpha Communications, we take Going Green seriously. That is why we invested an amazing amount of time and effort into creating our own computer systems that will allow us to do business with your company while utilizing electronic methods, such as email.Quotes:If you're in need of a quote, you have ...

AlphaEntry / QwikBUS Resident Door Monitor Feature

July 1, 2010
AlphaEntry v3.1 comes equipped with a new Door Monitoring feature that is sure to add value to any AlphaEntry / QwikBUS installation. When residents leave the apartment, they can arm their Door Monitoring by pressing and holding the arming button for three seconds. Once they do, they have a programmable ...

AlphaStatus - Room Status Systems

July 1, 2010
The AlphaStatus Series Room Status System provides all of the most desirable ergonomic features and functions required by today's health care administrative professionals, at an affordable price.The AlphaStatus addresses the needs of patient, nurse, and doctor by combining ease of operation, positive ...

Website Tips - Image API for Inventory Items

July 1, 2010
Do you need images of our parts to display on your website? Forget about downloading them individually from our website, and storing them on your server - we now offer an open API you can use to show the most up to date images of our parts without downloading a single thing... ever. Example: Embedding ...

Welcome Back, Alpha-Bits!

June 1, 2010
Alpha-Bits™ is a newsletter that is sent to you, our valued customer, to keep you informed of the many new products and services we can offer you. As a family-owned and operated business since 1983, we've always tried to find ways to make it easier for you to do business with us, and this is just ...

Golmar Video Intercom Line - Now Available

June 1, 2010
We are very pleased to announce that Golmar has just appointed our company as their exclusive North American importer. Golmar is a major European manufacturer of intercom and video-intercom systems, based in Barcelona Spain, and has been in business since 1954.We will be handling all of their North American ...

Did You Know: AlphaEntry™ can mix and match 5 different call types?

June 1, 2010
AlphaEntry™ is powerful enough to serve as the entrance panel for just about any type of intercommunication system you might want to use in a job.1. Analog Intercom SystemsBy using a series of our relay boards, AlphaEntry™ can establish a call to virtually any analog intercom system. This ...

Website Tips - Account Login & AlphaQuote

June 1, 2010
AlphaQuote™ is our revolutionary system lay-out and design wizard. We've offered it for some time, but we are always adding to it in order to make your experience more complete and fulfilling. By answering a few simple questions, you can use AlphaQuote™ to generate a parts list for any of ...