This article details the ability for Carmanah warning beacon systems to be radar activated via an add-on kit.
The following products are discussed in this article:
- E Series: R247-E
- F Series: R247-F
- G Series: R247-G
The purpose of the radar detection kit, which can be added as a factory option for new systems, is to trigger a beacon system when vehicles or cyclists reach or exceed a user configurable speed. It can also be configured to trigger the beacon system at any speed to warn incoming vehicles or cyclists as per your application.
Below are a list of some of the applications that a radar activated beacon can be used for:
- Curve warning system
- Intersection conflict warning system
- Cyclist speed calming
- Rail crossings
- Trail crossings
- Industrial/low speed presence detection
- Various other warning signs
Please see the link below to download the radar detection kit user manual:
The radar can detect as low as 1 mph/kmh and is configurable for your application.
The radar detection kit requires configuration software for post installation adjustments.
Radar module/mount can tilt and pan to accommodate road curves and grade changes.