General Description

The MegaDot Display offers message clarity from a 200 ft. distance allowing
you to visually connect with your employees or customers. Our unique, built-in louver system eliminates glare to accentuate your message. Designed for outstanding visual impact, the MegaDot uses 4-inch tall characters for dazzling, moving color messages you know they’ll notice.

Standard Features

  • Simple point-to-point RS232
  • Multi-drop RS485 connections
  • Character Size: 4.0”
  • One Year USA factory Warranty
  • 5 Operating speeds
  • Stores & displays over 80
  • 8 Brilliant colors & 3 rainbow
  • Create your own graphics &
  • 6 Character fonts
  • Keyboard programmable from
    30 ft.
  • Optional Ethernet LAN


Case Dimensions (With power supply): 49.0”L x 4.25”D x 6.25”H (124.5 cmL x 11.0 cmD x 16.0 cmH)

Approximate Weight: 12.25 lbs (5.6 kg.)

Display Dimensions: 45.6″L x 4.0″H (115.8 cmL x 10.16 cmH)

Display Array: 80 x 7 pixels

Characters Displayed in one-line (minimum): 13 minimum / typical —- 22 condensed rotate mode

Display Memory: 28,000 characters


Pixel Size (Diameter): 0.35” (.89 cm)
Pixel (LED)Color: 8 bright colors and 3 rainbow effects
Center-to-Center Pixel
Spacing (Pitch): 0.57″ (1.44 cm)
Character Size: 4.0″ (10.1 cm)
Character Set: Block (sans serif), decorative (serif),
upper / lower case, slim / wide
Memory Retention: 2 weeks
Message Capacity: 80 different messages can be stored and displayed
Message Operating
–26 consisting of: Automode, Hold,
Interlock, Roll (6 directions), Rotate, Sparkle-On,
Twinkle, Spray-on, Slide-Across, Switch, Wipe (6
directions), Starburst, Flash, Snow, Scroll
Condensed Rotate
–Continuous message entry with automatic
centering in any mode
–User programmable logos and graphics
– Five hold speeds
Built-in Animations: Cherry Bomb Exploding, Don’t Drink and Drive,
Fireworks, Slot Machine, No Smoking, Running
Animal, Moving Auto, Welcome and Thank You

Real-Time Clock: Date and time, 12 or 24 hour format,
maintains accurate time without power for
up to 14 days typical
Serial Computer Interface: RS232 and RS485 (multi-drop networking
for up to 255 displays)
Power: 120 VAC or 230 VAC
Power Cord Length: 10 ft. (3m)
Keyboard: Handheld, infrared, 54 key layout
Case Material: Injected molded
Limited Warranty: One-year parts and labor, factory servicing
Agency Approvals: – ETL conforms to EN60950 / IEC950 standards
– Complies with part 15 of the FCC rules
Operating Temperature: 32°to 120°F, 0°to 50°C
Humidity Range: 0% to 95% non-condensing
Mounting: Hardware to accommodate ceiling, wall and
counter mounting