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CommandCom: Embedded Seat Communications

Friday, October 11th, 2013 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

CommandCom is the latest innovation for fire apparatus communications. It eliminates the headset from the intercom system. It is a Bostrom headrest that fully integrates speakers and a microphone system with advanced Setcom patent-pending Phase Contouring™ technology. It is ...

Setcom at 2013 FDIC (Booth 3353) – See the Unveiling of CommandCom

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

Setcom™ will be exhibiting at this year's FDIC in Indianapolis April 25-27, 2013. The newest revolution in apparatus communications will be revealed: CommandCom. CommandCom is a Bostrom headrest that fully integrates Setcom's specialized speaker and microphone system which utilize Setcom’s patent-pending ...

Retired Austin police lieutenant and street’s namesake Alvin DeVane dies

Thursday, January 12th, 2012 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

Setcom Corporation sits at 3019 Alvin DeVane Blvd. Alvin DeVane was so proud of the South Austin street bearing his name that the retired Austin Police Department lieutenant had a book filled with photos of himself with friends, family and ...

“Well-Dressed” Motor Officer Contest

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

Setcom is participating in POLICE magazine's "Well-Dressed" Motor Officer Contest. The contest features equipment and motorcycle gear specialized for police motorcycle officers and is open for entries until the end of November. Setcom's new low-profile half-shell helmet kit is a ...

Setcom Redefines the Half Shell Helmet Kit

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

Austin, Texas, February 16, 2011 - Setcom™  Corporation, an industry leader in communications systems, headsets, and accessories for police motorcycles, continues its innovation of products for a market it pioneered 41 years ago with the introduction of an enhanced version ...

In Memory – Steve Brinkerhoff

Thursday, February 24th, 2011 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

June 4, 1937 - February 11, 2011 Setcom lost a good friend this month. Steve Brinkerhoff lost his battle to cancer. Steve was owner of Department Issue, a family owned business in Huntington Beach, CA. He was a strong supporter of ...

FCC Narrowbanding

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

What does FCC Narrowbanding mean for Firefighters and Police Officers? The FCC requires all licensees to use communications equipment that operates on a 12.5 kHz bandwidth by 2013. What does this mean to those of us who aren’t radio technicians? Traditionally, public safety ...

In Memory - George Weisiger

Monday, August 3rd, 2009 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

On July 16, 2009, Setcom lost a good friend to a tragic accident. George Weisiger was killed after being struck by a vehicle as he was riding his bike. George, 29, was Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for ...

California Office of Traffic Safety

Friday, April 24th, 2009 Posted in Misc. Motor | No Comments »

Summit 2009 April 8-10th, 2009 For those of you who get updates from the blog and don’t know me, my name is Charlie Buttermann and I’m one the Account Executives for the company. I’ve been with Setcom since 2007 and have ...

Fleet Leasing for Law Enforcement – A Guide to New Motors for your Agency

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 Posted in Misc. Motor | 1 Comment »

Aside from the benefits which may be realized in the forthcoming “Stimulus Plan,” it’s clear to all involved in government services today that long term constrained budgets are a reality. Given that tight budgets may deter command staff from considering ...