What replacement components are available for my Carmanah beacon system or radar speed sign?

This article details the replacement components available for your Carmanah system.

Product applicability

The following products are discussed in this article

  • Legacy Gen 1: R820, R829, and R247 
  • Legacy Gen 2: R820/R820C, R829/R829C, and R247/R247C
  • Legacy Gen 3: SC315, R247-E, and R920
  • Gen 3:
    • E Series: R820-E, R829-E, R247-E, and R920-E
    • F Series: R820-F, R829-F, R247-F, and R920-F
    • G Series: R820-G, R829-G, R247-G, and SC315-G
    • Wrong-Way Driver: WW100, WW200 and WW400
    • Other: R838 and SC315 rack mount
  • SpeedCheck: SPEEDCHECK-12, SPEEDCHECK-15, and SPEEDCHECK-18
Beacon Systems
Product Generation Models Image Major Components Available?

Legacy - Gen 1

Released ~2004

R820, R829, R247 No - product end of life¹
Legacy - Gen 2
Released ~2006
R820/R820C, R829/R829C, R247/R247C

Product end of life March 2019

- Limited parts available including batteries, beacons,  and Energy Management System (EMS)

Legacy - Gen 3

Released ~2013

SC315, R247-E, R920

- Solar engine

- Batteries

- Solar panels

- AC power supply

- Energy Management System (EMS)

- Beacons

- RRFBs

- Mounts

Current - Gen 3

Released ~2016 - 2018

E Series

F Series

G Series

- Solar engines

- Cabinet

- Batteries

- Solar panels

- AC power supply

- Energy Management System (EMS)

- Beacons

- LED enhanced signs

- RRFBs

- Mounts

¹Contact Carmanah for system replacement options

Model applications below:

  • R820 = crosswalk beacon (circular)
  • R829 = school zone beacon
  • R247 = 24-hour flashing beacon
  • R920/SC315 = crosswalk beacon (RRFB)

 

Radar Speed Signs
Model Image Major Components Available?

SPEEDCHECK-12

Released 2021

- Batteries

- Solar panels

- AC power supply

- Rear enclosure

- Radar

- LED displays

- System controller

- Charge controller

- Static sign

SPEEDCHECK-15

Released ~2003

- Batteries

- Solar panels

- AC power supply

- Cabinet

- Radar

- LED displays

- System controller

- Charge controller

- Static sign

- Beacons

SPEEDCHECK-18

Released ~2002

- Batteries

- Solar panels

- AC power supply

- Cabinet

- Radar

- System controller

- Charge controller

- Static sign

- Beacons

Model applications below:

  • SPEEDCHECK-12 - Solar/AC/battery only; <45 MPH zone
  • SPEEDCHECK-15 - Solar/AC; beacons supported; <45 MPH zone
  • SPEEDCHECK-18 - Solar/AC; beacons supported; >45 MPH zone
See our comparison article here for more information.