• Iridium
  • Docks & Cradles
  • Emergency
  • In-Building
  • Maritime

PotsDOCK 9555 (9555PD)

The Beam PotsDOCK 9555, an Iridium 9555 dock, is a highly featured docking station for the Iridium 9555 handset that can be used in various maritime, transport or fixed site applications considerable extending the functionality of the 9555 handset.

  • RJ11/POTS
  • PABX Integration
  • Bluetooth
  • Privacy Handset (optional)
  • GPS
  • Tracking
  • Docking
  • Charging
  • Ringer
  • Mute
  • USB
  • External IO
  • Alert

PotsDOCK 9555 Features

Intelligent POTS Interface

The intelligent RJ11 / POTS interface enables standard corded, cordless or DECT handsets to be used or alternatively interfaced with a PBX system presenting standard ring, busy and dial tones.

PotsDOCK 9555 also has an inbuilt Bluetooth module for voice connectivity along with an intelligent tracking and alert reporting functionality. The alert and tracking module can be configured to support periodic polling or emergency alert reporting.

Key Benefits and Features

• Slim line compact installation
• Integrated Bluetooth connectivity
• RJ11/POTS interface
• Voice, SMS, SBD and Circuit Switched Data capable
• Inbuilt tracking and SOS
• USB data interface
• RS232 D9 Serial Interface
• Accessory/Ignition sense
• 9-32V DC power input
• TNC and SMA for GPS
• Full certified, Iridium, RoHS, CE, IEC60945
• 2 year repair or replacement warranty


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PotsDOCK 9555 Specifications

Iridium Network

Voice / Data Modulation 2.4 kbps
Compressed Data 10 - 12 kbps
9555 Handset 1616 - 1625 MHz


Rated Input 9-32V DC, 2A max
AC Power Pack 90-250V AC 50-60Hz Output 12V 45W
Average Power Consumption Current @ 12V Power Watts
Standby, handset + RJ11 90mA 1.1W
Transmit, handset + RJ11 0.5A 6W
Sleep Mode 25mA 0.3W

I/O Alarm / Alert

Track Inbuilt - single key press
1 x Alarm Loop Bare Wire - “Normally Closed” Loop IN to OUT Up to 500m cable run/multi buttons
Alert Button In-built on PotsDOCK - 2 Key Press

Bluetooth® Module (Internal)

Legal The Bluetooth® word, mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Beam Communications is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
Regulatory Bluetooth® identifier: B03005. CE 89/336/EEC - #EC/2006/20013C. FCC part 15 class B: SatDOCK contains Transmitter Module FCC ID: QOQWT11. Canada: Cert# 5123A-BGTWT11E Japan Standard: R 201 NY 07215089
Antenna Integrated chip antenna
Power Default = Class 2 (< 10 metres). Class 1 (<100 metres), +18dBm max. 2.4GHz - 2.4835GHz Unlicensed ISM Band
Profiles HFP - Hands-Free Profile v.1.5 HFP-AG - Hands-Free Audio Gateway Pro¬file v.1.5 & SPP - Serial Port Profile
System Bluetooth® ® 2.0v+EDR (Enhanced Data Rates), 802.11 coexistence.

GPS Module (Internal)

Channels 14 tracking, 51 Channel Acquiring
Update Rate 1Hz
Accuracy Position 2.5mCEP, Velocity 0.1m/s,
Acquisition TTFF Timing 300ns
Sensitivity Cold 29sec, Hot 1sec
Operational Limits --161 dBm
Dynamics Altitude 18000m , Velocity 515m/s 4G

Connectors / Interfaces

Iridium Antenna Fixed Cable to TNC-Female
POTS/RJ11 RJ11/2-wire, complex or 600 Ω, 5REN, 600m adjustable dial/busy tones/frequency, adaptive Z
GPS Antenna Fixed Cable to SMA-Female
9 - 32VDC 4-way microFit (AC/DC adator, or DC lead)
Bluetooth Voice Only Inbuilt module/antenna, class 1 (up to 300m) Bluetooth® system 2.0v+EDR, CE and FCC
Privacy Handset Port 4 pole 3.5mm jack
Data Port USB Mini Base of Dock


Temperature Degrees °C Degrees °F
PotsDOCK 9555 Operating Temperature Range -20 to +70 -4 to +158
9555 Handset Operating Temperature Range -10 to +55 -14 to +131
Charging Temp. Range 0 to +40 32 to 113
Storage Temperature -30 to +70 -22 to +158
Operating Humidity Range < 85% RH non-condensing


Dimensions mm inches
Unit 200 x 75 x 65 7.9 x 3.0 x 2.6
Packed 325 x 140 x 88 12.8 x 5.5 x 3.5
Weight kg lbs
Unit Weight 0.32 0.7
Packed Weight 1.3 2.86

Kit Contents

9 - 32V DC Power Cable
Beam PotsDOCK Cradle
110-240V AC Plug Pack
Universal Mounting Bracket (RAM)
User Manual
Quick Start Guide


EMC Compliance
CE Compliance
Electrical Safety