FAQs

Star Systems is the premier supplier of clocks-on-miles for New England road races. Our customers range from grade school fun runs to the elite road races organized by the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) and Dave McGillivray Sport Enterprises (DMSE). We use high tech Jaguar 7″ digit display clocks from Innovative Timing Systems for our clocks on miles service.

Below are some of our Frequently Asked Questions. If you have a question and don’t see the answer below, please email us or call 978 479-7499.

What kind of clocks do you carry?

All digital clocks are “Race Clocks” made by Electro-Numerics of Temecula, California or Jaguar clocks by ITS. All models are battery operated, weather resistant, and fully self contained. Typically, they will run for up to five hours on a single charge. A self contained power cord allows continuous operation (and charging) for longer periods. Mechanical and lighted digital models available in four- and six-inch digit sizes, single- and double-sided.

What kind of stopwatches do you carry?

Printing stopwatches are hand-held, paper tape printers made by “Seiko.”

How do I pick-up or return the equipment?

Equipment may be picked up (and returned) in Georgetown, Massachusetts (approximately thirty miles north of Boston, right off of Route 95). Equipment may also be shipped via UPS.

When do I pay for the clocks?

Rental fees must be paid in full prior to pick-up or shipment.

What type of payment do you accept?

Cash, Check, or Paypal.

When do the clocks need to be returned?

Equipment must be returned by Tuesday following weekend events. Fees based on a per event basis, 3 day minimum. No charge while in transit.