Can I adapt from the Applied Information AI-500-070B wiring harness to AI-500-070C/030?

This article discusses an adapter harness available from Carmanah for your StreetHub equipped system or customer supplied AI-500-070B modem.

Product applicability

The following products are discussed in this article:

  • F Series: R920-F, R829-F, and R247-F
  • G Series: SC315-G, R829-G, and R247-F
  • SpeedCheck: SPEEDCHECK-12, SPEEDCHECK-15, and SPEEDCHECK-18

E Series systems are not compatible with the AI-500-070B modem but can integrate the AI-500-070C/030.

Starting in 2022 Q3 Carmanah has an available adapter harness to utilize the standard Applied Information AI-500-070 harness and connect directly to an AI-500-030/070C. This adapter harness is included in all of our AI Integration Kits and factory installed StreetHub systems which includes an AI-500-070B modem. Customers will now be able retrofit to an existing system or integrate into a new installation without having to rewire the system.

  • E/F Series systems optioned with the respective Carmanah AI Integration Kit will be completely prewired with the AI-500-070B harness and adapter harness, ready for a customer to integrate the AI-500-030/070C.
  • G Series systems with the respective Carmanah AI Integration Kit will include a kit of parts for a customer to install and integrate the AI-500-030/070C.
  • SPEEDCHECK-12/15/18 systems with the respective Carmanah AI Integration Kit will include a kit of parts for a customer to install and integrate the AI-500-030/070C.

Features

By utilizing the Carmanah adapter to an AI-500-030/070C modem you will have the following features via Glance:

  • Battery/system voltage monitoring
  • Solar voltage monitoring (if applicable)
  • LED fault monitoring 
  • Door sensor monitoring (if applicable)
  • Beacon trigger (scheduling)
  • System knockdown 

Model comparison

Application

See the chart below for the preferred model for each application. 

Applied Information Model Application Features
AI-500-030

Crosswalk beacons

24-hour beacons

Monitoring

Alarms

AI-500-070C

School zone beacons

Monitoring

Alarms

Scheduling

AI-500-070B

Crosswalk beacons

24-hour beacons

School zone beacons 

Radar speed signs

Monitoring

Alarms

Scheduling

 Radar speed data logging

Radar speed parameters

Beacon control (SpeedCheck)

The AI-500-030/070C can be utilized for other applications but will be limited in functionality.

Installation

For installation of the AI Integration kits, including the adapter harness, pleases see the guides below:

Carmanah only uses the AI-500-070B but can be considered equivalent to the AI-500-070 and AI-500-071 in terms of wiring and compatibility with the adapter harness.