The Ei146RC Optical Smoke Alarm is a mains powered alarm with a 9V Alkaline battery back-up and contains a large, proven optical smoke chamber.
Different alarms sensors work best at detecting different types of fire and so should be sited in appropriate rooms throughout a property. Optical alarms are best at detecting slow, smouldering fire which are commonly caused by sofas or electrical fires.
Fit in: Hallways, Landing, Livings Room, Dining Room
By fitting an Optical alarm in these areas you are less likely to get nuisance alarms, especially if the alarm is located close to the Kitchen.
The alarm is supplied with an easi-fit base to make it as quick and simple to install. As with the rest of the 140RC Series alarm the Ei146RC Optical alarm can be interconnected with other alarms and accessories through hard wire connection or, for less mess and disruption, by RadioLINK wireless interconnection.
As this alarm contains a 9V Alkaline battery back up, this battery will need changing over the course of it’s ten year life. Click here for our guide to changing the batteries.
Supply Voltage: 230V AC, 50Hz.
Battery Back-up: 9V Alkaline Replaceable.
Sound Level: 85dB(A) at 3m.
Operating Temperature: 0°C to 40°C.
Humidity Range: 15% to 95% relative humidity.
Button Test: Simulates the effect of smoke and checks chamber, electronics and horn.
Self Test: Smoke chamber is automatically tested every 40 seconds and unit beeps (without red LED flash) if it is degraded.
Plastic Material: UL94VO flame retardant.
Dimensions – Product: 150mm dia. x 55mm
Dimensions – Boxed: 155mm x 155mm x 65mm
Guarantee: 5 years
Approvals: BS EN 14604:2005.
You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. All goods supplied correctly by Mikes Electrical Supplies Ltd will subject to a minimum 15% handling charge. This percentage varies on products. If Mikes Electrical Supplies Ltd has incorrectly supplied the goods or the goods are faulty/damaged we shall pay the return shipping costs.
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
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