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Description

The Wanco Metro Compact Message Sign for Traffic Control-WVTMM are our most compact portable message signs, designed for use in metropolitan areas. Metro Signs provide the visibility and legibility of other Wanco message signs, but with a smaller footprint. Metro message signs provide information to the public on a full-matrix LED display. The display can present messages as text, graphics or a combination of both.

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Wamco Message Signs Metro specs (click for pdf)
Wanco Message Signs Metro Brochure (click for pdf)

Features

  • Small footprint, fits nearly anywhere
  • Portable and deployable by one person
  • Standard tow hitch and removable drawbar
  • Full-matrix message display available in two sizes
  • Easiest programming in the industry

Setup

  • Under 1500 pounds, can be towed by most vehicles
  • Standard 2-inch ball coupler tow-hitch
  • Removable drawbar for shipping and for added theft protection
  • Heavy-duty hand-winch allows one person to easily raise and lower the message board
  • Tower rotates 360 degrees for optimal positioning

Operation

  • Onboard controller, no laptop required
  • Full-color touchscreen controller with high-resolution display
  • Multi-level password protection limits access to control software
  • Preprogrammed text messages, symbols and graphics
  • Easily center each line of text
  • Internal clock facilitates built-in schedule programming
  • Multiple alphanumeric fonts make message clear and legible
  • Extra-bold arrow patterns
  • Control box can be locked to prevent unauthorized access
  • Optical lenses and sunshades increase visibility and performance

Power System

  • Energy-efficient operation results in long run times
  • Solar panels charge batteries automatically without intervention
  • Charging system shuts down when batteries are fully charged, preventing damage
  • Unique system allows battery charging with solar panels or commercial power
  • Cooling fan protects battery charger from overheating
  • Battery box can be locked to prevent unauthorized access

Maintenance

  • Individual display modules can be replaced easily
  • Standard 15-inch trailer tires
  • Heavy-duty bolt-on steel fenders can be replaced if damaged
  • Durable powder-coat finish resists the elements

Standards Compliance

  • NTCIP compliant
  • Meets NEMA TS 4-2005 Section 2 for ambient temperature, vibration, shock, electro-static discharge (ESD), and radio interference

Options

DISPLAY

CHARGING SYSTEM

  • Additional batteries
  • Maintenance-free batteries
  • Additional solar power
  • High-power charger

TOW HITCH

  • Combo-hitch for 2-inch ball and 2 1/2-inch pintle hook
  • Heavy-duty lunette ring