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As the title suggests i am after an alarm and cctv system, but i am having trouble purchasing the products i want as i am not in the trade a lot of websites only sell to registered installers not end users?
any help would be much appreciated hank you
Hi all, new to this forum, but t thought I'd join up, hoping for some assistance.
I've just installed a Texecom prem 48. All with EOL wiring. One 8xp, 16 zones being used. 2 contacts share a zone on each garage. Other than that everything will be independent.
I've been struggling with...
I have a Texecom Premier24 alarm with Com2400 connected to our PSTN line to send SMS messages after an alarm.
I have recently installed a Tunstall ‘Lifeline’ alarm which also uses the BT line, so I have ‘daisy-chained’ the two alarms with the Premier24 lines connected directly to the BT Master...
As above really. I normally set them up using wintex and it’s a easy....How ever I’ve lost my lead and couldn’t get one locally today. I’ve set it all up using the RKP and works a treat, the only thing I’m struggling with is naming the zones like landing, entrance, main office etc. is it...
I've installed recently Texecom premier elite 24, very basic setup:
1 door contact, 3 PIR's downstairs and 1 PIR upstairs all wired DEOL and set as Area A (B is reserved for garage), 1 keypad, 2 external sounders, SmartCom module, all works fine but need bit of advise on...
Ive installed one of the texecom premier elite alarms at one of my friends house and need some advice if any one is familiar with this system.
After reading the manual a couple of times I've seen there programmed for end of line wiring but I've wired as double pole so i can sort them...
Hi I wonder if anyone might have any ideas on the following. Random alarm triggering in small office. Two PIR detectors and two reed relays on two doors.
The firm who put the alarm in have sent an engineer to inspect. The result being; There is nothing wrong with the system!
I have been asked...
I think Texecom alarm systems are hard to beat. When installing an elite 24 some weeks ago, I had a small technical query. After some 26 minutes of waiting for technical to answer and listening to the carp music, it cost me £12.86 for the privilege, and still never got my query answered.
If anybody has already replaced the keypad buttons on a Texicom Veritas8 stand alone alarm, please would you tell me how to get the old buttons away from their housing. (See photo) I have the engineers code.
Thanks in advance.
I'm in the process of installing a system in a multi tenanted office block, 15 offices in total.
I'm installing a Prem Elite 168 panel with each office containing a keypad, PIR and door contact. (Each office programmed to a different area).
Client has now dicided he wants to dish...
Can anyone recommend a siren for an house alarm. Fitted a system at one of my properties on Saturday which was an Honeywell AG8 but o fancy a different bell box for my house.
Texecom Premier Elite Odyssey 3 or one of them pyronix deltabells.
Im working on a quote for rewiring a small restaurant, got an alarm system in the specs and got to price something in there.
5 PIR sensors and 3 door contactors, control keypad, all wired. Its not my daily part of business and im not sure whats good on the market those days.
Hi Guys, installing an one off alarm system and wondered from your experience what would be a decent make / model to install. 4 x PIR zones ground floor, 1 x E/E door, 1 x PIR zone Landing (night set) and 2 x remote keypads ( 1 by E/E door, other on Landing). End station going in hall cupboard...
Hi guys I have a texecom veritas alarm I installed about a year ago, I'm wanting to move the bell box outside to a different wall but Im not sure how to bypass the tamper on the bell box so it doesn't bell up when I take the lid off, any ideas or help would be great!
Who's alarm control systems do you install and why?
And do you use the same brands sensors and PIRs?
Where do you get them from?
Are they all pretty much the same?
Not asking much :)
I have searched online for a GSM home alarm system and Visonic, Yale, Infinite Prime and CommPact seems to be the most popular ones, what are your thoughts and which one you suggest me to purchase?
I have rang two installers today and one said he installs Scantronic alarms and the other one...
Just a quick one I'm want to install a house alarm in my mum and dad's home
I have been sparking for 4 years (2 Years domestic and 2 years commercial) and have never installed a house alarm in my time.
So my question is which alarm is bang on for its money ??
and if it's...
I have just purchased my first house which ive had to totally gut so considering adding a hard wired alarm while im at it, Im currently working in electrical maintenance and although previously completed numerous rewires haven't been asked to fit any alarms as yet.
I'm quite lucky in the fact...
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