HAWK Traffic Signals

HAWK (High-Intensity Activated CrossWalK Beacon) Traffic Signals quickly alert drivers to pedestrian presence at a mid-block pedestrian crossing by demonstrating a flashing-amber to stationary-red sequence and only stop traffic as needed allowing for longer periods of uninterrupted traffic flow.


  • Increases pedestrian safety
  • Creates safer mid-block pedestrian crossings without the need for a traditional intersection
  • Fabricated from aluminum or polycarbonate with 10% fiberglass reinforcement (available without fiberglass reinforcement)
  • Provides protection from elements with weathertight doors

Standard Features

  • One-piece, injection molded or cast
  • 72-tooth serrated boss and reinforcing ribs, top and bottom
  • Brass threaded inserts for visor attachment (4)
  • Housings have a cast boss for mounting a 5 or 6-position terminal block; one side of terminal block with fast-on terminals, the other side with screw terminals
  • Words red, amber, and green are cast next to each boss to identify light source lead wires
  • 5 or 6-position terminal block installed in center section (1) (alternate mounting is available)
  • Stainless steel door roll pins and eye bolt/wing nut assemblies
  • Integral lugs on the housing and doors with stainless steel roll pins provide effective door hinges
  • Weathertight E.P.D.M. rubber door gasket
  • Aluminum and polycarbonate housings can be mixed in one signal head

General Specifications


28.9” H x 31.3” W x 7.0” D

Material Aluminum or 10% fiberglass reinforced polycarbonate

Aluminum: Powder coated

Polycarbonate: Colored resins integral to housing

Color(s) Federal yellow, signal green, black, or custom colors
Mounting 2.0” hole top and bottom fits 1.5” NPT fittings

Operating Temperature: -37° C to +74° C

Humidity: 0 to 95% (non-condensing)


Polycarbonate: 13 lbs

Aluminum: 23 lbs


  • Fiberglass-free polycarbonate
  • Location, quantity, and type of terminal blocks
  • Push pin (removable) or roll pin (permanent) door mounting hardware
  • Signal Visors
  • Backplates
  • Various mounting framework including plumbizer
  • Door mounting hardware: Push pin (removable) or roll pin (permanent)
  • LED or incandescent light source