Krown Manufacturing Inc.3408 Indale Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76116-7348
Telephone: 800-366-9950 or 817-738-2485.
Products manufactured by Krown Manufacturing Inc. (listed alphabetically)
DOORKNOCK 125 (MODEL K-DK125)
The Doorknock 125, model K-DK125, is a doorbell signal system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This signal system has a large, bright LED indicator that flashes when someone knocks at the door. The system can also be used as a flashlight during a power outage. Other features include an on/off switch and brackets to hang the unit over the top of a door. A portable system, it can be used when traveling or in offices, dorms, or apartments. POWER: Uses a 9-volt battery (not included). The unit is equipped with a battery low indicator. COLOR: Light grey.
EXPANDABLE AMPLIFIED CORDLESS TELEPHONE
The Expandable Amplified Cordless Telephone is a cordless amplifier telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This phone offers 53 decibel (dB) gain for incoming voice and up to 95 dB gain on the ringer (ringer is adjustable). Memory storage for caller ID, memory, and redial record. This phone has a built-in splitter on the base for ease in connecting with the external telephone line and the unit supports caller ID. Features include three pre-set emergency keys and three fast direct call keys; an index card located above direct key information; an earpiece cushion; backlit keypad and liquid crystal display (LCD); visual ringer on both the handset (with amplified ringer) and the base; a ringer on/off switch; key tone selection; and tone control. The call status display shows new call, repeat call, and memory and time. The phone supports headset jack and neckloop jack. Basic functions include talk, call back, flash, call waiting, mute, channel change, delete, programming (setting), and memory. The phone also offers redial (32-digital; 1-record), auto answer, call transfer, memory dialing (10 records plus direct key), caller ID dialing (40 records), and pre-set emergency dialing (ambulance, fire department, police separtment.) The pre-set key is changeable. The handset performs program settings for pre-set local area network, tone/pulse dialing selection, ringer pattern, transfer Intercom, and auto-answer setting. POWER: Uses standard household current for the non-reversible charger and a recgargeable battery in the handset for 6.5 hours of talk time and standby time of up to 6 days. Charging time is up to 12 hours. WARRANTY: One year from date of purchase against any defects in materials or workmanship.
KROWN ALARM MONITORING SYSTEM (MODEL KA300)
The Krown Alarm Monitoring System, model KA300, is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. During an emergency situation, this system uses a strobe light, a siren, and a bed shaker to alert individuals with hearing loss to existing audible warning devices designed for those without a hearing loss. The system connects up to three existing audible alarms, such as fire/smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, home security systems, or weather alerts. It can be used in small, medium or large scale buildings and can be used in a hotel, dormitory, apartment, home, or office. The system includes a strobe light, a 120-decibel siren, and a KBS300RX bed shaker. Also included are a KA300RX receiver that can link wirelessly from up to 100 yards, and a KA300TX Transmitter that can be placed on an existing alarm such as a smoke, fire, carbon monoxide, or security detector to transmit to the receiver. A kit is included for hanging the system on a wall. POWER: Uses an alternating current (AC) adpater plug with 9- volt battery backup (included).
KROWN AMPLIFIED RINGER 05 WITH STROBE LIGHT (MODEL K-RA05)
The Krown Amplified Ringer 05 with Strobe Light, model K-RA05, is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Intended for use in monitoring a telephone line for incoming calls, the unit has a bright flashing strobe light to alert the user that the phone is ringing. This signal indicator features a 120 decibel (dB) ringer operated by power from the telephone line. The built in strobe light has an on/off switch. POWER: Uses three double-A batteries (not included) or the included alternating current (AC) adapter (included). COLOR: White. WARRANTY: One year.
KROWN DUAL VIBRATING ALARM CLOCK WITH DOORBELL AND DOOR KNOCK (MODEL KA1000)
The Dual Alarm Clock with Doorbell and door Knock model KA1000, is a vibrating and flashing alarm clock, telephone signal amplifier, and doorbell signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit can alert the user either by sound, light, or bed shaker, and includes a built-in telephone ring signaler, wireless doorknock/doorbell transmitter, and built-in wireless receiver for Krown KA300 alarm monitor transmitters. The unit can be expanded into other rooms using KA1000RR remote receivers (see separate entry).
KROWN IN-LINE AMPLIFIER (MODEL ILAX-35)
The Krown In-Line Amplifier, model ILAX-35,is a telephone amplifier designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This portable unit installs on the phone line to amplify the volume of a corded phone up to 20 times. Features include a volume slide and a power button to prolong the life of the battery. POWER: Uses a nine-volt battery (not included). The unit has a low-battery indicator. WARRANTY: One-year warranty from date of purchase against any defect in materials or workmanship.
KROWN PHONE FLASHER (MODEL K-PF200)
The Krown Phone Flasher, model K-PF200, is a flashing light telephone signal designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The unit attaches to any modular phone jack. Its 180 degree dome cover spreads an ultra bright LED signal throughout the room to alert the user of an incoming call. It also works with most PBX systems and video phone equipment. POWER: Uses power from phone line. WEIGHT: 1 pound. WARRANTY: 1 year limited warranty.
KROWN REMOTE RECEIVER (MODEL KA1000RR)
The Remote Receiver, model KA1000RR, is a flashing light signal indicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This receiver has 16 different flash patterns to aid in identifying multiple alerts such as a doorbell, telephone, videophone, and emergency alarms. It connects to a standard table lamp and power outlet in any room of the home, apartment or office. This device can be used with the following units: KA300TX Transmitter, KA1000DB/DR Door Signaler Transmitter, and KA1000TR Telephone Ringer Transmitter. POWER: Plugs into a standard household outlet. WARRANTY: 1 year limited warranty.
KROWN STARPLUS 45
The Krown StarPlus 45 is an amplified telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This phone amplifies the incoming voice by a 50 decibels (dB) gain and its advanced circuit design and its electronic anti-feedback filter work to make words clearer and easier to understand without feedback or distortion. Other features include a 95 dB loud tone ringer, caller ID capability, extra-large buttons with high-contrast graphics, back-lit liquid crystal display (LCD) and keypad, two-way speaker phone with separate adjustable volume, speaker phone indicator,100-number phonebook and 10 last dialed numbers, three emergency buttons, an extra-bright ringing indicator, an "extension in use" indicator, a "missed call" indicator, a voice mail indicator, adjustable ringer volume (High/Low/Off), ringer tone control, clock and timer, hold on music, and a voice message waiting On/Off switch. This phone can be wall mounted or usesd on a desktop. The handset is compatible with hearing aid T-coils. WARRANTY: One year from date of purchase against any defects in materials or workmanship.
KROWN TACTILE RING SIGNALER (MODEL K-TTRS)
Krown Tactile Ring Signaler, model K-TTRS, is a tactile ring signaler designed for use by individuals who are deaf, deaf blind or hard of hearing. The system includes a wireless telephone transmitter and vibrating personal pager. This wireless system permits the user to receive signals from up to 80 feet away. Features include visual, audio and vibration alert indicators, a transmitter that plugs directly into a phone jack, and 1,024 household code combinations to prevent interference. POWER: Uses a 9-volt rechargeable battery (included). WARRANTY: Telephone transmitter comes with a 5 year warranty.
KROWN TELEPHONE SIGNALER (MODEL TS-082)
The Krown Telephone Signaler, model TS-082, is a flashing light telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit signals incoming calls by flashing a connected lamp on and off automatically even when the lamp is being used. The telephone ringer can be turned off with the ringer switch on the telephone signaler. This unit works with most videophones.
KROWN WAKE ME UP ALARM CLOCK (MODEL K-WMU)
The Krown Wake Me Up Alarm Clock, model K-WMU, is a vibrating alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This alarm clock features a strong bed shaker, a jumbo LED display with adjustable dimmer, an adjustable loud audible buzzer (up to 120 decibels), and lamp/radio outlet. The user can choose to turn the bed shaker and lamp on or off and/or adjust the buzzer volume. POWER: Uses alternating current (AC) with 9-volt battery backup (battery not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4.7 x 2.75 x 7.6 inches. WEIGHT: 1.15 pounds without battery.
PAYPHONE TTY (MODEL: K-PPTTY)
The Payphone TTY is a pay telephone device for the deaf (TDD)designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have speech disabilities. This low profile TTY may be mounted on an existing pay phone. Available with or without a cabinet, this high-tech, stainless steel unit consists of a vandal-proof, sealed keyboard (to resist spilled liquids); a bright, 16-character display screen; a call progress indicator. This direct-connect TTY is hard-wired through the tip and ring terminals of the public telephone. Press any key to turn power on and proceed with the TTY call as usual. POWER: Uses rechargeable batteries for three to seven hours of use when fully charged. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): The required installation area is 9.5 x 8.5 x 1.25. WARRANTY: one-year limited warranty.
SIGN LANGUAGE TRANSLATOR (MODEL SLT100)
The Sign Language Translator, model SLT100 is a sign language dictionary and sign language training device for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. This handheld device features a touchscreen with an on-screen keyboard. The user types a word, and the device will display a video of an person making the corresponding sign. The Sign Language Translator offers over 3,500 signs including numbers, letters and pronouns. It includes a protective case and a stylus. It has a support that extends from the back to allow the device to sit upright on a flat surface. It also has an SD/MMC card slot that can be used to add vocabulary as it becomes available from the manufacturer. OPTIONS: A power cord and additional styluses are available. POWER: Rechargeable battery with a USB power port; USB cable included. One charge provides up to six hours of continuous use. DIMENSIONS (LxWxD): 5.6 x 3.1 x .75 inches. The display (HxW) is 2 by 3 inches (320 x 240 pixels). WEIGHT: 5.9 ounces.
The VTouch is a braille telecommunication device for the deaf designed for use by individuals who are deaf blind and blind. This device enables the user to communicate with a Relay Operator, another TTY, or braille TTY. Face-to-face communication is enabled with the addition of a second keyboard The conversation is shown on the Braille display from the VTouch Braille Terminal. This device has a large conversation memory, holding up to 32,768 characters with four programmable buffers. It is suitable for greeting messages, memos, or saving time on a long distance call. The unit connects to the telephone line or acoustically couples to the telephone handset. When connected to the phone line, this device automatically answers calls and displays the incoming call on the braille display. Calls are recorded in internal memory. A synthetic speech voice notifies hearing callers of the device and is automatically reset with incoming TTY tone signals. The device is equipped with a 20-character blue vacuum fluorescent display and offers two keyboard modes: A TTY keyboard with 47 keys and 14 function keys and a Perkins-style seven-key Braille keyboard with soft-switch. A built-in automatic answering machine records unlimited messages up to 30,000 characters total and offers remote message retrieval with password protection. Other features include a wireless tactile pager for incoming call notification, two tactile signalers for outgoing call progress, and nine-number speed dial. A soft pack carrying case is included. POWER: Uses a heavy-duty rechargeable, replaceable battery pack for six hours of continuous use. A 12-volt direct current (DC) adapter is included. The unit is equipped with a low battery indicator. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 10 x 10 x 2.5 inches. WEIGHT: 3 pounds with batteries. WARRANTY: one- year limited warranty against defects in manufacturing and workmanship.