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Strobe Beacons


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Microstrobe® Beacon

Single Flash Strobe

The MICROSTROBE® family is a low profile, single flash, low cost strobe light which features a plug-in replaceable lamp and Lexan® lens. The high efficiency, solid state, power supply is fully potted in polyurethane for the ultimate in protection from moisture, vibration and exposure to high voltage. All units are polarity protected and have built-in filters to protect against radio interference and spike voltages.

Available Colors and Mounts

Features
  • Built-in RFI filters
  • Lens has hermetic O-ring seal
  • Solid state power supply
  • Available in amber, blue, clear, green, purple, and red
  • 2 year warranty on power supply
  • 1 year warranty on lamp
  • UL listed (all models)
  • NEMA 4X
Microstrobe Models
Model Description Voltage
470SSGP–120 AC strobe, wall plate mount 120VAC, 50/60Hz
480S–120 AC strobe, surface mount, AC cord set 120VAC, 50/60Hz
480SMB–120 AC strobe, magnetic mount 120VAC, 50/60Hz
485S-120 AC strobe, screw-in light bulb base 120VAC, 50/60Hz
485S-240 AC strobe, screw-in light bulb base 240VAC, 50/60Hz
490S–120 AC strobe, 1/2” female pipe mount 120VAC, 50/60Hz
490S–240 AC strobe, 1/2” female pipe mount 240VAC, 50/60Hz
492S–120 AC strobe, 3/4” IPS slip mount 120VAC, 50/60Hz
495S–120 AC strobe, 1/2” male thread mount 120VAC, 50/60Hz
495S–240 AC strobe, 1/2” male thread mount 240VAC, 50/60Hz
Specifications
Item Description
Flash Rate 60 to 80 flashes per minute
Light Output 50 effective candlepower (ECP)*
Voltage and Amperage 120VAC and 240VAC draw 0.07A average
Power Supply Output 2.7 Watts 2.3 joules per flash. 230,000 peak candlepower**
Operating Temperature -40 C to 65 C
Size and Weight 5” tall x 3” dia. x 0.5 lbs ( 127mm x 76mm x 0.23kg )
Accessories
Item Description
440-Stand Plastic Stand (Thread mount Microstrobe models only)
MAM-DS30 Wall mount bracket
Architect and Engineer Specifications

The strobe light shall be Tomar model number series 470, 480, 485, 490,492, 495 or approved equal. The light source shall be a plug-in field replaceable single-flash xenon strobe tube. The strobe light must have built-in RFI filters to protect against radio interference and spike voltages. It shall be polarity protected, and have a power supply fully potted in polyurethane. Voltage ranges shall be 12-80VDC or 16-24VAC, 120 VAC, and 240VAC. The strobe light shall be UL listed and of NEMA 4X type weatherproof design with screw-on Lexan® lens.

*ECP (Effective Candlepower) is the intensity that would appear to an observer if the light were burning steadily.
**Peak Candlepower is the maximum light intensity generated by a flashing light during its light pulse.