Changeable Message Signs

McCain’s Changeable Message Signs (CMS) provide advisory information to en-route motorists, such as Amber Alerts, accidents, events, construction, estimated travel times, and road closures. Manufactured to McCain’s high quality standards, these durable signs make a functional and aesthetically pleasing addition to any roadway. Designed to meet Caltrans specifications and available in a variety of sizes to meet your needs, CMS signs can help reduce traffic delays by keeping motorists informed of road conditions and closures so they may alter their routes accordingly.


Benefits

  • Meet all Caltrans TEES Chapter 8 Specifications
  • Modules are fully interchangeable without switch or jumper settings facilitating quick and efficient service or repair
  • Solid, external matrix module covers (1 hole for each cluster) reduce glare and provide increased message contrast and visibility
  • Standard assemblies assure interchangeability of components
  • Advanced LED pixel matrix module design
  • Three Caltrans configurations available (500, 510, and 520) to meet your needs

Standard Features

  • LED’s mounted on circuit boards (LED pixel type 2)
  • Operates with a 170E controller, CIA and PDA-3
  • Z-bar mounting brackets on rear
  • All exterior seams continuous welded
  • Operates with Sign View software available from Caltrans
  • Can withstand temperatures ranging from -37° C to 74° C and humidity from 0 to 95% (non-condensing)

General Specifications

Dimensions M
Display Dimensions 32 pixels high x 48 pixels wide
Enclosure Material: 5052-H32 aluminum
Finish: Display face is black, rest of face is retroreflective material
Access Front
Display Technology RGB LED with SWARCO 3G6 and 3G7 lens
Pixel Size & Spacing 20 mm
Pixel Inclination

3G6 optics ± 15.5°

3G7 optics ± 31°

"SPEED LIMIT" FHWA series E, 8" UC
Display Font McCain MUTCS Series "E"
Character Height 18" ir 22"
Power 120 VAC supply
Typical Power

17W

Max Power

54W

Environment

Operating Temperature: -37° C to +74° C
Humidity: 0 to 95% (non-condensing)

Weight

197 lbs