Williams Sound Corp10300 Valley View Rd
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
Telephone: 800-328-6190 or 952-943-2252.
Products manufactured by Williams Sound Corp (listed alphabetically)
HEARING HELPER PERSONAL FM SYSTEM (MODELS 100E & 200E)
The HEARING HELPER Personal FM System is a wireless listening system for individuals who are hard of hearing. It can be used in the classroom, watching TV, riding in a car, meetings and conferences, coaching or employee training. The system 200 features the T16-72E6 Transmitter and the R16-72E6 Receiver. The Receiver features an external microphone with a separate volume control to pick up nearby sounds or the wearer's voice. The system includes two rechargeable 6V batteries and chargers, belt clip cases, storage case, microphone, and earphone.
HEARING HELPER TOUR GUIDE SYSTEM (TGS PRO 720)
The Hearing Helper Tour Guide System, model TGS PRO 720, is an FM amplification system designed for use by people with hearing disabilities in tours of factories, museums, power plants, and zoos; in theme parks and tourist attractions; and on bus or walking tours. This system enables users to overcome background noise and distance from the guide, even in noisy surroundings. The tour guide wears a compact, body-pack transmitter and headset microphone. Listeners use portable receivers. The system includes a transmittter and ten receivers (headsets and microphone not included). The transmitter has an on/off switch, a microphone mute switch, and a microphone jack. The receiver has a headset jack, a volume control, and an "on" indicator light. POWER: Both the transmitter and receiver use two double-A disposable alkaline batteries or two double-A rechargeable batteries. An optional charger is available. OPTIONS: Wide range earphone, single mini earbud earphone, dual mini earbud earphone, surround earphone, deluxe folding headphone, directional mini lapel clip microphone, headset microphone, dual muff headset microphone, headband microphone, neckloop, system carrying case, and others. WARRANTY: Five years.
LISTENING SYSTEM (MODEL WIR125)
The Listening System, model WIR125, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system includes a TX4 transmitter/charger, a RX3 Laualier styler receiver, and a TV Listening Microhone. The system can be used with the microphone or it can be connected directly to an audio output jack of a television or other audio device. The system receiver is compatible with wide-area systems. POWER: The receiver operates for 35 hours on a single 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: Operates over an area of approximately 400 square feet. WARRANTY: One-year warranty.
MOTIVA PERSONAL FM SYSTEM (MODEL PFM 360)
The Motiva Personal FM System, model PFM 360, is a FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system can be used for TV or audio listening, conversing in a car or at a restaurant, or in group settings such as a classroom, where it maximizes a student's ability to hear and ensures that the speaker's message is heard clearly. The transmitter can be used to mix and broadcast a speaker´s voice plus an audio program simultaneously in one room. The system can be customized with selectable compression and adjustable frequency response. It has 16 selectable channels on the 72 to 76 megaHertz (MHz) frequency with an operating range of up to 150 feet. A 3.5-millimeter jack allows for a variety of earphone and headphone options, and the system is compatible with a neckloop or hearing aid (not included). The system includes one R36 receiver with a sensitive environmental microphone. POWER: Uses battery; battery options include 1.5-volt double-A disposable, alkaline battery; 1.2-volt double-A rechargeable NiMH battery. OPTIONS: Black cordura carry case; wide range earphone; single mini earbud earphone; dual mini earbud earphone; surround earphone; hearing protector headphone; deluxe folding headphone; plug Mount omnidirectional microphone; directional mini lapel clip mic; neckloop; rear-wear headphone; directional headband microphone; dual drop-in charger; drop-in charger kit with batteries; ultimate heavy duty folding headphone.
PERSONAL FM 350 LISTENING SYSTEM
The Personal FM 350 Listening System is an FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This listening system allows users to hear, without distraction, at a volume that accommodates their hearing needs. The speaker wears a body-pack style wireless transmitter equipped with a lapel microphone, while the listener wears a body-pack style wireless receiver and picks up the message directly in his or her headphones by way of an FM signal, greatly reducing background noise and other environmental distractions. The system has a range of up to 150 feet and operates up to 60 hours. The receiver features a sensitive external microphone that acts like a personal amplifier.
PERSONAL PA FM LISTENING SYSTEM (MODEL PPA 375)
The Personal PA FM Listening System, model PPA 375, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system comes with a T35 transmitter that configures itself to the appropriate settings after the user chooses between voice, music, or hearing assistance in the preset application menu. The operating distance is up to 1,000 feet allowing the system to be used in auditoriums, stadiums, theaters, and other large venues without environmental distractions or background noises. The speaker wears a body-pack-style wireless transmitter equipped with a lapel microphone, and the listener wears a body-pack- style wireless receiver that picks up the message from the speaker. The volume can be adjusted to accommodate each listener individually. The system comes with four single-channel R35 receivers with earphones. POWER: Transmitter uses wall mount Class II transformer with 120 volts alternating current (VAC) input and 24 VAC output. The receiver uses 2 double-A alkaline batteries. Earphone batteries are included. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Transmitter is 1.72 x 8.18 x 8.45 inches and the receiver is 1.2 x 4.1 x 2.85 inches. WEIGHT: Transmitter weighs 3.1 pounds and the receiver weighs 4.5 ounces. COLORS: Transmitter is black with white legends. The receiver is gray. WARRANTY: 5 years (parts and labor).
PERSONAL PA VALUE PACK WIDE BAND (MODEL PPA VPE)
The Personal PA Value Pack Wide Band, model PPA VPE, is a large area FM amplification system designed to make public facilities and events accessible to individuals who are hard of hearing. This wide-band FM system includes a compact transmitter with a "rubber duckie" antenna, four personal receivers with earphones, audio cable, wall placque, and an instruction manual. The transmitter transmits on channel E at 72.9 MegaHertz (MHz), standard frequency. POWER: The receivers are battery operated; the batteries are included.
The PhoneMax is an amplifier telephone designed to emphasize the high frequency sound that make speech understandable for individuals with hearing disabilities. This phone provides 33 decibels of gain, is compatible with telecoil equipped hearing aids, and can be wall mounted or placed on a desk. Standard features include a large-button keypad, eight memory buttons for auto-dialing, auto redial, tone/pulse dialing selection, and an adjustable ringer. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 8.9 x 2.2 x 7.6 inches. COLOR: Light grey. WARRANTY: One year limited.
The Pocketalker Pro is a personal FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This lightweight unit features a large, easy-to-use volume control and full-range frequency response and is compatible with telecoil couplers or direct audio-input hearing aids. The kit includes the amplifier, a microphone, a belt clip, a television listening cord, and a carrying case. The system also comes with a choice of a wide-range earphone, a mini earphone, or lightweight headphones. POWER: Uses double-A alkaline batteries (included). An optional rechargeable battery kit and an alternating current adapter are also available. OPTIONS: A telelink teleohone coupler is available. WARRANTY: Three-year warranty.
RINGMAX is a signal amplifier designed to amplify the telephone ringer for individuals with hearing disabilities. This high output ringer has a maximum volume of 90 decibels and features adjustable volume, tone, and warble. The cable and Y jack are included. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (included). WARRANTY: One year.
SOUNDPLUS TV INFRARED LISTENING SYSTEM (MODEL WIR 237)
The SoundPlus TV Infrared Listening System, model WIR 237, is an infrared personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This system can be used for television or music listening, in meetings or offices, and in other small group listening applications. For stereo operation, the system connects directly to a TV, VCR, or DVD equipped with standard audio output jacks. The system features a WIR RX237 receiver and a 3.5-millimeter jack. The user can plug in a variety of stereo or mono earphone, headphone, or neckloop accessories. The receiver´s on/off switch is built into the unit's jack. POWER: Uses a 200 mA Class II wall transformer (included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.25 x 6.25 x 3.25 inches. WEIGHT: 5.1 ounches. COLOR: Gray.
TELELINK TELEPHONE AMPLIFIER COUPLER
Telephone adapter used to convert the Pocketalker personal amplifier (see separate entry) into a telephone amplifier. Allows listener to use the Pocketalker and an earphone to boost the caller's voice up to 100 times louder than standard telephones. Compact and portable, can be used at home, on the road, etc. Can be used with most newer telephones that have modular connectors on the handset cord. It cannot be used with phones that have the dialing mechanism in the handset. The adapter plugs into the modular jack of the telephone handset cord between the handset and the telephone base. The Pocketalker plugs into the Telelink adapter. Can talk normally into the handset while listening with the earphone in your opposite ear. Does not interfere with the normal operation of the telephone. Can be permanently left in place. Can be used with earphone, headphone, neckloop, or through a direct audio input connection to a hearing aid (if equipped).
TELETALKER (MODEL 040)
The Teletalker is a large button amplifier telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This phone enables the user to press a button to press a single button to activate amplification while providing a volume control for maximum comfort and clarity and comfort. When the handset is hung up, the unit automatically returns to normal operation, protecting others from unintended amplification. Other standard features include up to 55 decibels (dB) or high frequency gain, an amplification indicator that lights up when amplification is in use, a volume control which increases volume up to 25 dB, an enhance control which boosts high frequency speech sounds up to 30 dB, a flashing ring indicator, a 95 dB high output ringer with volume and tone, a redial button, large high-contrast buttons, dynamic signal processing to improve intelligibility, dynamic noise reduction to eliminate background line noise, and anti-feedback circuitry. WARRANTY: Five years
WILLIAMS SOUND NECKLOOP INDUCTION COIL
The Williams Sound Neckloop Induction Coil is an induction loop amplification system designed to be used in conjunction with hearing aids for individuals who are hard of hearing. The unit is designed to magnetically couple audio output from a listening system into a hearing aid equipped with a telephone coil. The device works with tape recorders, televisions, or any device having an 8-16 OHM audio output through a 3.5 millimeter (mm) jack. The user places the loop over the head and around the neck and plugs the unit into the earphone jack of listening sound unit.