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TCIS-4 Turbine Compact IP Standard-4

TCIS-4 Turbine Compact IP Standard-4

“The TCIS-4 Turbine Compact IP Standard-4 is an IP station from the Turbine range, it has one button and label”

for use with AlphaCom , IC-Edge & Pulse IP systems


  • Designed according to Disability Act requirements
  • STENTOFON Audio Presence – crystal clear audio
  • Amazing sound pressure levels when needed with automatic volume adjustment
  • Background noise cancellation
  • Dirt, dust and water resistant – rating IP-66
  • Operating temperature range -25° to 70° C / -13° to 158 ° F
  • Robust die-cast aluminum frame – rating IK 08
  • Supports wide set of IP and networking standards
  • Black thermoplastic front plate with one labelled button
  • Unique labelling solution with PMOLED display
  • Ideal for Building Security and Public Environments


TCIS-4 Turbine Compact IP Standard-4 Description

All IP stations in the STENTOFON Turbine series utilize the latest technology to create unparalleled audio quality. Some of the many features include: HD voice quality, Open Duplex, Active Noise Cancellation, MEMS microphone, a 10W Class D amplifier and our unique speaker grille design. These features, in conjunction with STENTOFON’s 65+ years of experience with acoustic technology are only a few of the many factors that contribute to our superior audio quality.



Audio quality - percentage articulation loss of consonants (Alcons) - at 70 dB< 5%*
Audio quality - total harmonic distortion + noise, without noise reduction (THD+N) - at 70 dB< 2%*
SPL rated power at 1m in open duplex95 dB*
SPL rated power at 1m in half duplex105 dB*
SPL rated power at 1m in program distribution and announcement105 dB*
Noise cancelling - suppression of musical noiseYES
Noise cancelling - suppression of static noiseYES
Noise cancelling - suppression of rapidly changing noiseYES
CodecsG.711, G.722, G.729
Frequency range, G.722 Codec200 Hz – 7000 Hz
Audio technologyModes: Full open duplex, switched open duplex
Adaptive jitter filter
Custom Ringing Tone
Audio Mixing – Conversation and Group Call
Sound Level Detection / scream alarm (only in AlphaCom)
Automatic gain control (microphone)
Internal speaker amplifier10 W class D
Microphone technologyDigital MEMS, omnidirectional microphone
*Tested with Audio Precision SYS 2722 equipment
Ethernet connector1 x RJ 45
All other connectorsTool less, spring loaded, vibration proof terminals
General inputs and outputs6 (configurable)
Outputs12mA as LED drivers
Change-over relay (NO+NC+COM)Max: 250VAC/220VDC, 2A, 60W
Power optionsPoE and or external power supply
PoE (power over Ethernet)IEEE 802.3af standard, Class 0 (0.44W to 12.95 W)
External power supply24 VDC (16 – 48 V)
Power consumptionIdle 1.8W, max 12W (depending on volume)
Audio line out / induction loop signal600 Ohm
Button backlightLED
Call indicationIcons/colors for hearing impaired
Door open indicationIcons/colors for hearing impaired
Display technologyPMOLED
Display contrast20000:1
Viewing angle160 deg
Display brightness120 cd/m2
Display lifetime100 000 hours (11.5 years)
Dimensions (HxWxD)180 x 120 x 73 mm / 7.1” x 4.7” x 2.9”
Dimensions after flush mount180 x 120 x 24 mm / 7.1” x 4.7” x 0.9”
Dimensions with on wall box180 x 120 x 86 mm / 7.1” x 4.7” x 3.4”
Weight0.8 kg / 1.8 lbs
Faceplate material3 mm / 0.12” PMMA, colour printed on back side
Base / frame material3 mm / 0.12” Aluminum alloy - A413.0, AlSi12Fe, painted
Electronics cover materialPolycarbonate (translucent)
Gasket materialSilicone rubber
Fastening bracket materialSECC Steel
Button material3 mm / 0.12” Polycarbonate (transparent)
Button travel length1.25 mm
Button activation force350 gf
Button push-cycles before failure300 000
Loudspeaker poke protection, large diameter object3D cast aluminum speaker grille
Loudspeaker poke protection, small diameter objectsStainless steel mesh, acoustically transparent
Protocols IPv4 (with DiffServ), SIP, TCP, UDP, HTTPS, TFTP, RTP, SRTP, DHCP, SNMP, Vingtor-Stentofon CCoIP® , NTP
LAN protocolsPower over Ethernet (IEEE 802.3 a-f) Network Access Control (IEEE 802.1x)
Management and operationHTTP/HTTPS (Web configuration) DHCP and static IP. Remote automatic software upgrade. Centralized monitoring.
Advanced supervision functionsE.g. network test, tone test, status reports
SIP supportRFC 3261 (SIP base standard) RFC 3515 (SIP refer) RFC 2976 (SIP info), SIP using TLS, RFC 5630 SIPS URI scheme
DTMF supportRFC 2833, 2976 (SIP info)
IP rating IP-66, tested according to EN 60529 (applies when mounted in TA-1 back-box)
IK ratingIK 08, tested according to EN 62262
Operating temperature range-40° to 70° C
Storage temperature range-40° to 70° C
Relative humidity< 95% not condensing
CorrosionSalty mist, tested according to EN60945
VibrationTested according to EN60945
EMCCE and FCC Part 15 EN 50121-3-2 Railway application EN 50121-4 Railway application UN Regulation 10, revision 4 + Corr.1 + Amend.1
Compliance sIEC/EN 60945 Marine Equipment IEC/EN 61000-6 Light and heavy industry IEC/EN 50155 Railway Application * IEC/EN 50486 Equipment for use in audio video door-entry systems * With additional conformal coating Requires use of EN 50155 approved PoE switch
CertificationsUL 60950-1, cUL 60950-1, CB to IEC 60950-1
IP address informationSpeaks IP address after system boot
Button lifetime> 1000 000 cycles
Country of manufacturePoland

Station datasheet

Station Datasheet



Order NumberDescription
1008140010TA-1 Turbine Compact Onwall Box
1008140020TA-2, US 2 Gang, Double Depth -3.5\", Back Box, Masonry
1008140050TA-5, Bracket for US 2 Gang Back Box
1008140180TA-18 Turbine Compact Flush-Mount Back Box
1008140140TA-14 Microphone Windscreen for TCIS/TCIV



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