ATS-80 Two-way Tour Guide System

The ATS-80 digital tour guide system offers excellent value for money, backed by a three-year warranty. Buy individual components or choose from our System Packages – everything you need, ready to go on your walking tour! 

ATS-80 pair of devices3 year warranty demo kit available

ATS-80 Tour Guide System offers a low-cost solution to provide two-way speech on the tour, enhancing the experience for your guests.

The ATS-80 digital tour guide system is suitable for any application needing two-way communication, e.g. training sessions, lectures with questions and answers from all participants, and group tours or factory tours with two guides presenting.

 

TWO-WAY TOUR TALK MODES

icon two-way tour talkTOUR GUIDE MODE - The tour guide leads the group, allowing any one participant to ask a question through their receiver.

INTERACTIVE TEACHING MODE - The tour guide leads the group with support from the assistant guide - both may speak simultaneously, hands-free, to the group of listening participants. The Assistant mutes their microphone to allow any of the participants to ask a question by pressing a button and talking into their device - the tour Leader may respond.

DISCUSSION MODE - The tour guide leads the group and discusses the tour with the assistant guide - both may speak simultaneously, hands-free, to the group of listening participants.

Learn more about the Tour Talk Modes here

 

TRANSMITTER FEATURES

  • Integrated microphone for hand-held operation
  • Use the supplied plug-in earphone/microphone for hands-free operation
  • Audio line input via 3.5 mm stereo jack for external player
  • High-contrast OLED display with battery status indication
  • Talk/mute button
  • Channel lock
  • Supplied with belt clip and lanyard

ATS-80T Transmitter

TOUR GUIDE LEADER FUNCTIONS

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ATTENDANCE MONITORING

By the press of a button, the group leader can check how many receivers are switched on and thus if all members of the group are present. 

 

 

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CALL SIGNAL

This useful function allows your tour group a pause to take-in a panoramic view, for example, and take photos; when you are ready to continue the tour, ask the group to gather by sending a call signal - your group's corresponding receivers display GATHER, the talk button flashes red and the receiver vibrates for 30 seconds.

 

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ALERT SIGNAL

When a member of the group leaves your reception range, a warning signal will sound at the corresponding receiver, their talk button will flash in red and the display will show OUT OF RANGE.

 

 

 

RECEIVER FEATURES

  • Integrated microphone for hand-held operation
  • Supplied plug-in earphone
  • High-contrast OLED display with battery status indication
  • Talk/mute button
  • Channel lock
  • Supplied with belt clip and lanyard
  • Hearing Aid Compatible with the addition of a plug-in neck loop.

ATS-80R Tour Guide Receiver

SYSTEM FEATURES

  • High resistance to interference due to digital transmission
  • Long operating range - up to 100m (line of sight)
  • Up to 7 simultaneous groups (using licence free channels in the UK and EU)
  • 3 different operating modes: guiding, lecturing and discussions for versatile applications

 

HEADSET OPTIONS

We have a wide range of headphones and headsets available for quiet and noisy environments.

 

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BATTERY OPTIONS

Each device requires 2 x AA alkaline batteries for 18+ hours operation.

Optional rechargeable batteries are recommended for frequent use. There are three drop-in chargers available for 5, 25 and 50 devices. All chargers include USB connection and programming software for channel selection and preset functions.

 

 

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5-way charger. 

 

25-way charger-case
Transit case fitted with 25-way drop-in charger.
50-way drop-in charger
50-way drop-in charger for larger system storage and charging. May be placed on a desktop, wall mounted, rack mounted into a vertical cabinet or housed in a transit case. 

 

STATIONARY TRANSMITTER

Picture shows ATS-80 stationary transmitter deviceThe ATS-80ST expands the application of the ATS-80 portable devices at fixed locations like theatres, exhibition halls and educational establishments. The stationary transmitter permits connection of a cabled microphone for an interpreter, narrator, or guide; a headset plugged-in at the front panel.  Add an audio line signal (e.g. multimedia source) by cable connection or Bluetooth that can be mixed into the outgoing channel. The ATS-80T/R operate as listen-only when synchronised to the stationary transmitter.