The Chatterbox® keeps you in touch with your distant facility as easily and simply as picking up a telephone. The Chatterbox® is furnished with four contact channels, expandable to 8 contact channels. Upon receipt of an an alarm condition, Chatterbox® automatically calls up to 8 phone numbers, reporting alarm conditions via synthesized voice messages. With the introduction of the Chatterbox® in 1985, RACO® pioneered solid state, synthesized voice autodialing, a vast improvement over the often-unreliable, magnetic tape dialers of the time. This highly reliable, "workhorse" system is now in its Fourth generation, incorporating the latest in microprocessor and telecommunications technology.