885 Classroom Audio System

Cat 885 classroom audio system with one Redmike classroom microphone and a TCQ ceiling speaker.

MSRP $1,863.00

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Audio Hub for Technology Integration

The Cat 885 delivers clarity and even distribution of sound of all audio to maximize your investment in technology and strengthens the connection between teachers and students. The Cat 885 brings additional functionality that makes it an ideal solution for media centers and larger classrooms.

Whole room audio for multimedia classrooms:

  • 4 audio inputs for maximum integration
  • PageFirst Technology (optional)
  • Teacher voice priority
  • Audio zoning for larger rooms
  • Highly configurable to meet varying technology needs

Product features:

  • Infrared wireless technology
  • Two microphone channels
  • Multiple microphone options
  • Multiple speaker choices deliver optimal sound
  • Six speaker outputs with on/off switches and volume controls
  • PageFirst Technology (optional)
  • Teacher Voice Priority
  • Four (4) audio inputs with volume control (Computer, DVD/VCR, MP3, etc.)
  • IR wireless microphone input to add 2 additional channels in a room (4 total)Two (2) auxiliary outputs with volume control (sends audio to personal FM system and recorder)
  • 4-band equalizer
  • Quick-install infrared sensor
  • IR sensor input, ability to power up to 4 sensors for larger or odd-shaped rooms
  • Plenum-rated Cat 5e cable connection between amplifier and IR sensor/receiver
  • Alternate frequency groups available – 4 compatible channels
  • 5-year warranty (1-year on batteries)
SKU: 885
$996.00 MSRP

Cat 885 amplifier with power supply.

Cat 885 Amplifier

Acoustic Frequency Response: 60 Hz – 20 kHz
Power Supply: 24VDC25A
Total Harmonic Distortion: < 1% @ 10 W
Tone Control: 0
Audio Input with Volume Control: (4) stereo inputs (Dual RCA x2; 3.5mm x2)
ALD Output with Volume Control: Volume Control: (2) 3.5mm on back panel
Overall Dimensions (W x H x D): 17.3" x 6.8" x 2.2" (44 x 17.3 x 5.6cm)
Weight: 4.9 lbs (2.2 kg)
Wireless Media Connection: iR Wireless Mic Input (1) 1/4'' 6.35mm
Connections: Speaker Outputs: (2) 3.5mm on back panel Speaker On/Off Switches: (3) on front panel for zoning Speaker Volume Controls: (6) on back panel
SKU: ISR
$322.00 MSRP

Infrared Sensor Receiver (ISR) can be wall or ceiling mounted. Compatible with the Cat 885, Cat 855 and Cat 805iX. Includes 50 ft plenum rated Cat5e cable.

Infrared Sensor Receiver

Short Description: External / Power: From Amplifier
Tone Control: 0
Controls: Reception Coverage: Rooms up to 1600 ft² / 150 m² (ceilings 12 ft / 3.66 m or less)
Connections: Cable: 50 ft / 15.24 m, plenum-rated Cat 5e cable Mounting: Ceiling Clip / Wall Bracket
SKU: TCQ
$313.00 MSRP

Single TCQ hybrid ceiling speaker with mounting hardware for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

TCQ Ceiling Speaker

Description: Two-way hybrid speaker system with exciter technology panel and low frequency cone driver.
Driver Size: Panel Size: 16.25" x 8.25" (41.3cm x 210cm)
Frequency Response: 80 Hz - 20 kHz @ 10dB
Impedence: 8 Ohms
Power Handling: 20W RMS
Dimensions: 11.38" x 23.43' x 4" (28.9cm x 55.9cm x 10.2cm) Plenum-rated enclosure (UL 2043)
Weight: 9 lbs. (4.08kg)
SKU: RMT2
$282.00 MSRP

The popular Redmike is designed for the teacher: easy to operate and comfortable to wear.

Redmike Infrared Microphone

Description: Pendant-style microphone
Lanyard: magClasp
Audio Distortion: <1%
Integrated Microphone: Uni-directional electret
Battery Power: AA NiMH rechargeable
Battery Life: 8 Hours (fully charged)
Charging: Contacts for cradle charger
Device Registration: Includes charge protection
Dimensions: 3.5” x 0.9” x 1.0” (8.9 x 2.3 x 2.5 cm)
Weight: 2.1 oz (59.3g)
SKU: DRQ
$69.00 MSRP

Single DRQ speaker with tile support for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

DRQ Drop Ceiling Speaker

Description: Two-way speaker system
Driver Size: 6.5" driver; 1" horn
Frequency Response: 40 Hz - 20 KHz
Impedence: 8 Ohms
Power Handling: 30 W
Dimensions: 9.5" diameter; 5.5" deep
Weight: 5.9 lbs
SKU: RMCC
$63.00 MSRP

Redmike cradle charger with 5V power supply.

Redmike Cradle Charger

Capacity: Two Microphones
Charging Methods: cradle
Power Charger: 5VDC
Size: 1.75" x 3" x 1.75 " (44.5mm x 76.2mm x 44.5mm)
SKU: WMQ
$44.00 MSRP

Wall speaker (x4) with traditional cone technology used with the 800 Series classroom audio systems.

WMQ Wall Speaker

Description: 2-way speaker system
Driver Size: 4" with 1" tweeter
Frequency Response: 60 Hz - 20 kHz ± 6dB
Impedence: 8 Ohms
Power Handling: 30 W
Dimensions: 7.8" x 5.5" x 5.2"
Weight: 3.1 lbs. including mounting bracket

Infrared Sensor Receiver

SKU: ISR
$322.00 MSRP

Infrared Sensor Receiver (ISR) can be wall or ceiling mounted. Compatible with the Cat 885, Cat 855 and Cat 805iX. Includes 50 ft plenum rated Cat5e cable.

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TCQ Ceiling Speaker

SKU: TCQ
$313.00 MSRP

Single TCQ hybrid ceiling speaker with mounting hardware for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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Redmike VC Infrared Microphone

SKU: RMV2
$282.00 MSRP

Conveniently adjust your Redmike VC volume with ease.

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Redmike Share Infrared Handheld Microphone

SKU: RMS2
$282.00 MSRP

Redmike Share Infrared student handheld pass-around microphone.

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Redmike Infrared Microphone

SKU: RMT2
$282.00 MSRP

The popular Redmike is designed for the teacher: easy to operate and comfortable to wear.

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Infrared Media Connector

SKU: IRMC2
$250.00 MSRP

Wireless infrared audio transmitter with 3 audio inputs. Includes unit power supply.

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DRQ Drop Ceiling Speaker

SKU: DRQ
$69.00 MSRP

Single DRQ speaker with tile support for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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Redmike Cradle Charger

SKU: RMCC
$63.00 MSRP

Redmike cradle charger with 5V power supply.

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WMQ Wall Speaker

SKU: WMQ
$44.00 MSRP

Wall speaker (x4) with traditional cone technology used with the 800 Series classroom audio systems.

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24V 2.5A Power Supply

SKU: 24V-2.5-NA
$37.00 MSRP

Compatible with the Redcat Media and 800 Series classroom audio products.

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5V 1A Power Supply

SKU: 5V-1.0-NA
$25.00 MSRP

Compatible power supply for use with the Flexmike Cradle Charger, USB3DC Power Adapter, Redmike Cradle Charger, and the Infrared Media Connector.

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2 AA NiMH Rechargeable Battery Pack

SKU: NH2APK
$15.00 MSRP

2 AA NIMH Rechargeable Battery Pack used with the Redmike Share handheld classroom microphone.

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3.5mm Stereo Audio Cable

SKU: MSC3535
$13.00 MSRP

3.5mm stereo audio cable.

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AA NiMH Rechargeable Battery

SKU: NH1
$6.00 MSRP

AA NiMH rechargeable battery used with the LT-70/71 classroom microphones.

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