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Altec ResponseAltec Response

A local receiver unit designed to notify an onsite local carer of a telecare device being activated.


The Altec Response portable alarm unit provides a cost effective solution for the local care environment. Used with the Altec range of Telecare Sensors, the portable receiver unit will alert a local Carer to a triggered Telecare device without the need for a telephone line or control centre intervention.


  • Desktop/portable case
  • Easy-clean membrane keypad
  • Visual and audible indication of alarm
  • Blue LED graphic display
  • Speech message identifies the alarm type & location
  • Volume control plus mute facility
  • Integral 9V PP3 rechargeable battery
  • Low battery warning
  • Supplied with plug-in mains charger
  • Integral 169.48125MHz FM receiver
  • Compatible with Altec Telecare sensors
  • Typical radio range: 100 metres
  • Up to 32 radio devices
  • 57 device location messages (BS8521)
  • Capacity for up to 12 new radio devices
  • Free text field (16 chars) for new each radio device
  • Simple set-up via English text display menus
  • Multiple alarms can be scrolled/cleared in any order
  • Alarm log for last 128 events
  • RS485 data communications port
  • Relay output with programmable activation time
  • Weight: 300 grams (inc battery)
  • Dimensions: 190 x 100 x 33 mm (HxWxD)


  • ZAR100 Altec Response Unit

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