Issue 12 and Volume 126.

WHAT’S NEW DEPARTMENTS Manufacturers’ Products Strobe Light A high-intensity strobe light for fire, police and other public safety vehicles is available from Smith & Wesson. Designated the L-30, the new strobe unit incorporates a high-intensity strobe flash with solid-state circuitry. It produces over 1 million candlepower, which is approximately four times as much light intensity as that produced by most rotating beacons. An xenon flash tube coupled with a 360-degree fresnel lens delivers maximum visual effectiveness regardless of weather conditions. The strobe light requires less than 3 amperes, or about one-third that required to drive conventional rotating beacons. It is provided with a universal mounting plate for permanent installation to roof, light bar or pipe mount. Lenses are available in red, amber and blue. Circle No. 12 on Reader Service Card Communications Systems The Data Code Division of Halcyon, Inc., recently introduced a series of single and multi-frequency, all solidstate…

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