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Trts buzzers 19/08/2017 at 17:19 #101117
jc92
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Just a random question. How common is it for TRTS to have an associated buzzer or bell or beep? When i visited sheffield PSB it didnt have any noise just a flashing lamp. I wondered if they arent really commonplace.

Equally wondering if IECCs/ROC workstations have it at all?

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Trts buzzers 19/08/2017 at 19:25 #101118
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jc92 in post 101117 said:
Just a random question. How common is it for TRTS to have an associated buzzer or bell or beep? When i visited sheffield PSB it didnt have any noise just a flashing lamp. I wondered if they arent really commonplace.

Equally wondering if IECCs/ROC workstations have it at all?
When I visited Kings cross, there was a faint buzzer sound but not that much.

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Trts buzzers 19/08/2017 at 20:53 #101120
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We have one and its pretty loud to be honest... glad it's only used on a Sunday.
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Trts buzzers 20/08/2017 at 08:23 #101125
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Westcad workstations when installed are supplied with a RSSB Railway Standard "bleep" which sounds the same for "train approach", "TRTS", "Signal Alarms" etc. I work in WestCad environment that presently has six workstations, soon to be ten workstations, in close proximity. There is the same constant bleeping sound going on almost every second, for all workstations, the same sound for everything!
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Trts buzzers 11/09/2017 at 01:46 #101704
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York IECC does not make a sound for TRTS, just a white flashing circle when TRTS has been operated on the platform concerned
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Trts buzzers 11/09/2017 at 09:20 #101708
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Essexgirl in post 101704 said:
York IECC does not make a sound for TRTS, just a white flashing circle when TRTS has been operated on the platform concerned
The Southern has always had TRTS sounds. At LBASC we had separate sounds for each Panel, i.e. Charing Cross, Cannon Street and London Bridge, to distinguish as to location. You can imagine the noise during peak trains with a train ringing out every 1-2 mins. At TBROC we have one sound for all. I have since found out that the TRTS alarm sound is not an RSSB Railway Standard. It is a Network Rail company standard.

At York IECC do you have 'train approaching' alarms?

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