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Morgan Marks

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RS485 Wire Changes (04-0001)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Feb 1, 2013 8:48:00 AM

Effective on or before February 1, 2004, Adaptive Micro Systems is offering new wire for use with RS485 networks. This change is necessary to optimize communications with Alpha and AlphaEclipse signs.

Document date: 1/16/04

RS485 Wire Changes (04-0001).pdf (83,165 bytes)

Topics: AlphaEclipse 3600, Outdoor Signs, AlphaEclipse Classic

Alpha Sign Communications Protocol (pn 97088061)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 31, 2013 4:26:00 PM

This document explains how to use the Alpha® sign communications protocol to send messages and graphics to Alpha® signs.

In this March 10, 2006 revision, network cabling was changed on p. 104.

Note: Technical support is NOT provided with this free, downloadable version of the protocol manual.

Document date: 3/10/06

Topics: AlphaEclipse StreetSmart, Outdoor Signs

Replacement Instructions for LVDS Data Cables for Excite 16mm (pn 1186612001 B)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:58:00 PM

This document outlines replacement instructions for the LVDS cable kit (pn 11861205SP) that is used with AlphaEclipse Excite 16mm displays.

Revised 7/27/2009

1186612001B LVDS Data Cables.pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, AlphaEclipse Excite

Model 1650 WiFi Wireless Setup Using Windows (pn 1288610201)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:56:00 PM

This document outlines setup considerations when configuring the EnGenius 1650 WiFi unit on a Windows based PC.

Document Date: 8/24/2009

Model 1650 WiFi Wireless Setup Windows (pn 1288610201).pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, WiFi Set Up

Excite EMC-Video Controller Replacement Instructions (pn 1199615003)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:53:00 PM

This document explains how to replace the EMC and video controller in Excite 20mm, 23mm Series B, and 35mm signs.

The latest revision includes updated spare part numbers and the addition of the new Series B v2 controller. 

Document date: 9/26/08

Excite EMC_Video Controller Replacement Instructions (pn 1199615003).pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, Excite Signs

Return Material Authorization Form (pn 97000177)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:51:00 PM

The Return Material Authorization (RMA) form is used when returning defective equipment back to Adaptive Micro Systems for analysis. A correctly filled out RMA form provides critical information that allows Adaptive to better serve our dealer network.

Document date: 07/14/08

Return Material Authorization Form (pn 97000177).pdf

Topics: led signs, Return Material Authorization

Excite LVDS Data Cable Replacement Instructions (pn 1199612001)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:47:00 PM

These instructions explain how to replace data cables in Excite signs. They apply to the LVDS Data Cable Kit (pn 11991205SP).

Document date: 7/25/08

Excite LVDS Data Cable Replacement Instructions (pn 1199612001).pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, Excite Signs

24V Power Supply Replacement Instructions (pn 1199610701)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:45:00 PM

These instructions explain how replace a power supply in all Excite signs. They apply to pn 40756303ASP.

In document revision "B",  20mm and 35mm Excite sign information was added and the document layout was updated. 

Document date: 5/23/08

24V Power Supply Replacement Instructions (pn 1199610701).pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, Excite Signs

Circuit Breaker Replacement Instructions (pn 97175010)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:42:00 PM

This document describes how to replace a single-pole, single-throw, 30A circuit breaker in AlphaEclipse™ Excite™, RoadStar™, and StreetSmart™ signs.

In this "D" revision, pictures, callouts, and the document layout was updated.

Document date: 5/16/08

Circuit Breaker Replacement Instructions (pn 97175010).pdf

Topics: Alpha Series, Installation Instructions

Surge Suppressor Part Replacement Instructions (pn 97175008)

Posted by Morgan Marks on Jan 22, 2013 3:32:00 PM

This document describes how to replace the Citel M18 surge suppressor in AlphaEclipse RoadStar and AlphaEclipse Excite signs.

Document revision "C" includes more pictures and callouts as well as changes to the document layout.

Document date: 5/16/08

Surge Suppressor Part Replacement Instructions (pn 97175008).pdf

Topics: Installation Instructions, AlphaEclipse RoadStar, AlphaEclipse Excite