Our RC2 Tripod traffic signal is the ideal solution when rapid deployment is needed to keep traffic flowing. With its integrated battery, adjustable legs and rugged design, the RC2 Tripod is well suited to utilities, tree surgeons and general day works. the Tripod RC2 has the same innovative technology as the RadioConnect2 but in a compact form, suitable for transport in a wide range of vehicles.
• Ideal for reactive works
• AutoGreen Technology
• Active Channel Management
• Advanced AGD FMCW radar
• Up to 4-way operation
The Tripod RC2 is ideal for:
The compact design, ease-of-use and fast deployment makes the RC2 Tripod ideal for a wide range of applications:
General Traffic Management
Potholing, tarmac and road repairs
Keep traffic flowing 24/7 with AutoGreen
RadioConnect2 features AutoGreen Technology, an advanced method of Vehicle Actuation for portable traffic signals that uses artificial intelligence to optimise signal operation to best suit current traffic conditions. It is the only intelligent traffic light system to be proven in real-world scenarios, backed-up by reliable data!
AutoGreen improves traffic flow, reduces driver frustration and lessens the need for manual control or manual intervention.
Reliable Radio Comms
The radio spectrum is filling up fast, meaning portable traffic signals have to communicate with each other in an increasingly congested environment.
Our Active Channel Management technology delivers reliable radio performance for portable and temporary traffic signals operating in challenging environments.
Simplicity and Safety
There’s a reason why the RC2 Tripod is one of the most popular signals on the market. Operatives find the RC2 Tripod really easy to use with the intuitive control panel, which is placed at eye level to allow the user to see oncoming traffic when setting up. The RC2 Tripod performs best at 2-way shuttle works, with minimal set-up time thanks to AutoGreen’s dynamic green time adjustment.
|Maximum Traffic Phases||4|
|Maximum Total SIganl Heads||4|
|Battery Technology||Sealed Lead Acid Rechargeable (12V 22Ah)|
|Runtime on Single Charge (Days)||Up to 36 Hours|
|System Recharge Time||Typically 8 hours, 6.5 hours minimum recommended|
|System Weight (Kg)||Head 17kg; Stand 7kg; Battery 6kg; Stillage 7kg|
|Total Assembled Weight (Kg)||<30kg|
|Radar Frequency||24.150 to 24.250 GHz|
|System Range||5 to 300m subject to line of sight variations|
|Hire Prices||How to pay?|
Opening a credit account is simple, complete and return an application form (available on our website or at any of our depots) subject to status, the account could be Live in a matter of hours. Pay your account by cheque or debit/credit card or a company purchase card within agreed terms.
Non Account Customers
At Balloo Hire we only accept credit or debit cards for payment. If this is your first time hiring from Balloo Hire we require the following items in order to process your transaction:
Please note: If you wish to hire the items under your company name please bring the company’s letterhead to confirm name and address. A deposit is required with every hire, the amount will vary according to what items have been hired. Providing equipment is returned undamaged the deposit will be refunded back onto your credit/debit card with 3 working days. All orders will be subject to VAT charges.
Our hire rates may be subject to change. Delivery and collection charges vary depending on your location; you'll receive a quote when you place your order. Deliveries are normally made from Monday morning until Saturday at noon.
At Balloo Hire Centres Ltd we are committed to deliver what our customers want when they need it. This is what makes us stand apart from the competition. With Hire Centres in Belfast, Bangor, Ballyclare, Lisburn and Glenavy, we have a centre near you with every piece of equipment and every tool you could ever need to hire, whatever the job.
Across our delivery fleet we have a mix of vehicles ranging from open backed transit pickups for tool hire and towable machines, 14t beaver tails capable of delivering up to 10t dumpers, 26t beaver tails capable of delivering up to 13t excavators and low loader units capable of mixed loads or single drops of up 21t excavators. Having these resources available means that we are able to respond quickly and reliably to help our customers meet their targets.
When machinery is delivered or collected by Balloo Hire Centres Ltd this will be carried out by our trained staff, who will load and unload our plant safely from our lorries and vans onto your site.
Once we have the equipment delivered to you, a familiarisation handover will take place to make sure that any of your operatives are aware of the machines basic functions and any safety issues. This service is also standard practice in each of our depots where trained staff will demonstrate any hired machine in our segregated demonstration areas at point of collection. It’s our priority to make sure you get the job at hand done efficiently, and with the upmost safety of your operatives in mind.
Please note all delivery times are from the time the order is placed with one of our depots.
Tool hire and towable machines – within 3 hours.
Plant up to and including 8t diggers – same day.
Mixed Plant loads and single drops of up to 21t Excavators – same day .