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Affordable, Premium buzzer-lockout systems for quiz games.
Premium Lockout Buzzers for Quiz Games

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"Basic" boxes shown, other
options available (see below)

"Traditional" Buzzer System

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15-Day Satisfaction Guarantee  details
2-Year Warranty details

NEW! Systems for up to 28 players now available
In Stock.
Ships from Illinois.  See map for transit times.
Usually ships 1-2 days after order received.
Expedite Service available. Please call for details.

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Price Matrix (basic player boxes) - includes durable carry case


4 5 6 8 10 12 16
$199 $219 $239 $259 $299 $349 $399 $529

"HOW IT WORKS"  video - 2 minutes





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The "Traditional" Buzzer System ...
is a versatile and economical system for 3-28 players.
Players compete by pressing the button on their tabletop player box.

The system sounds and the light on the first player's box lights. All other players are locked out.

The 1st player's lights is easily seen by all participants.

"Basic" Player boxes

The 1st player's light stays lit until the system is cleared for the next question.

Press the reset button to clear the lights.
The system can be reset one of two ways:
   (1) the reset button (on the main console), or
   (2) an optional hand-held button plugged into the main console.

Three options for player boxes!


1-minute video shows player-box options



Basic w/
hand button

Big-Light &
Hand Button

add $0
per player
add $10
per player
add $15
per player

Button & Light on
top of box
Lowest cost
Excellent for

Adds pluggable
hand-held button
Ring-in with button-on-box
or handheld button.

Big-Light and
hand-held button
Perfect for big rooms,
auditoriums, etc.


Modules can be arranged
in many configurations...


Two Teams

Three Teams

Player Boxes on Desks

Each player box is connected to the control console with a 15-foot cord.  
Cords can be lengthened with an extension (available as an accessory).
The BEST Buzzer Connectors!
These cords last a long time... no tab to break.

Who uses the "Traditional" System?


Anyone holding question-and-answer
contests, including


Quiz Bowl
Science Bowl
Classroom Activities

Bible Bowl
Family Night
Sunday School

Corporate Training
Trade Shows


No computer needed!

Instant Response -
No delays
No Ties Possible
16 player capacity; up to 28 available new
AC Powered - no batteries
1/2-second tone on ring-in
15ft cord for each player
2 year warranty

A Player Box sits in front of each player. The bright light is easily seen by all participants.


Each player box is connected to the Control Console with a 15-foot cable (extensions are available).

Modularity of system makes the system easy to setup, takedown, and service.
Powered from 120VAC (optional 220VAC power pack, click here)
Also can be powered from your car's 12V accessory outlet (adapter not included)
10, 20, 30? 100 Players?! Connect multiple systems for big tournaments! Details here.

Optional hand-held buttons can be plugged into console to lockout players when time expires, and to reset the system.


Super reliable
cable connectors!


Sturdy, high-quality carrying case



  3-Second Light

Used in many Bible Bowl Competitions.

Light turns off when question response-time has expired.

The light comes on when player buzzes in and stays lit for 3 seconds. The player's light, however, stays lit until the system is reset.



  Detect order of
all button presses

Our "Who's Next" quiz-lockout system is an advanced version of our "Traditional" system.

Two Systems in One!
A switch on the "Who's Next" system allows you to select between "Who's Next" and "Traditional" (first only) operation.





Satisfaction Guarantee & Warranty

Satisfaction Guarantee: Review product for up to 15 days and make sure it's right for your application. Details - click here.

Warranty: The "Traditional" System has a two-year limited warranty (parts and labor). For warranty, click here.


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