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Bosch Security Systems offers Plena voice alarm system

The Plena voice alarm system from Bosch Security Systems includes a 19-inch remote control panels, and dedicated fireman's panel. The unit has remote control kits for customized solutions and a new inductive-loop amplifier. Each panel duplicates the controls and indicators on the central controller and routers, which are used in multiple-zone applications for up to 60 zones. The unit's remote control panels allow control from a distance of up to 1000 meters with connection through standard shielded CAT5 cabling and RJ45 connectors.

Silent Knight launches 5104 fire control communicator

The 5104, a six-zone fire control communicator from Silent Knight, provides digital fire and reporting over telephone lines.
The 5104 can be used as a stand-alone system, or incorporated into an existing system as a Slave DACT. As a stand-alone unit, it is used to monitor sprinkler systems for water flow, supervisory and gate valve tamper conditions. The unit is UL 864 listed for NFPA 72 Central Station and Remote SupervisingStation Fire Alarm System Service. It features fuseless overload protection with automatic reset circuitry and fault indicators.

STI adds protective cabinet with strobe and alarm

The STI-7535AED from STI is a polycarbonate cabinet. It offers protection against vandalism, as well as immediate access for AED units. The clear enclosure allows the AED to be visible from any angle.
For more information about this product, call STI at 800-888-4784 or visit the company’s web site at

Notifier premiers Onyx Firstvision

Notifier’s Onyx Firstvision is a navigational tool for firefighters and other emergency responders.
Using the unit’s PC-based touch screen, emergency responders can immediately gather the information needed to pinpoint the source of the fire and the rate at which it’s spreading. This enables firefighters to quickly locate and extinguish the fire.
For more information about this product, call Notifier at 203-484-7161 or visit the company’s web site at

System Sensor offers K series outdoor notification appliances

System Sensor’s outdoor notification appliances series horn, horn and strobe, strobe, speaker are Underwriters Laboratories listed for use in -40 degrees Fahrenheit to 151 degrees Fahrenheit conditions. These series are compatible with System Sensor’s indoor notification appliances and synchronization protocol ,and offer a selection of eight different horn tone and volume combinations. The strobe products have field-selectable candela settings.

Silent Knight announces KnightSpec

Silent Knight’s KnightSpec Specification Writing Tool is a software package system that enables engineers and specifiers to create custom fire alarm specifications for Silent Knight panels.
With the interface, users select from a wide variety of panel options and equipment in a point and click manner. Compiled specifications are saved as .doc files which allow editing in Microsoft Office applications or insertion into larger specifications.

Fire Control Instruments premiers E3 expandable system

The E3 from Fire Control Instruments works on 10 modules. It can be modified as a standalone, a network or a Broadband voice and audio solution. It has peer-to-peer network operating at 625K Baud. The unit can be arranged as style four or style seven using two conductor unshielded wire or fiber cables. The network riser includes paging, firefighter telephones and input/output capabilities.

Gamewell offers voice evacuation product line

Gamewell’s voice evacuation series are digital and networkable audio systems. The series supports up to six channels of digital audio. It features line paging and two-way telephone communications, and also includes various control functions operating simultaneously on a single pair of wires or fiber optic cables.
For more information about this product, call Gamewell at 800-866-1456 or visit the company’s web site

System Sensor launches mechanical heat detector

The 560IP from System Sensor is a 135-degree Fahrenheit heat detector for the residential and commercial market. The unit has a single circuit rate of rise heat detection. The heat detector is one of eight detectors that make up the 5600 series. The series offers single and dual circuits and features 135-degree Fahrenheit fixed, 135-degree Fahrenheit fixed plus rate-of-rise, 194-degree Fahrenheit fixed, and 194-degree Fahrenheit fixed plus rate-of-rise heat detection.

Fire Control Instruments announces E3

E3 from Fire Control Instruments is an expandable emergency evacuation system. The network operates at 625K Baud. The unit can be arranged as a Style 4 or Style 7 using two conductor unshielded wire or fiber cables. The network riser includes paging firefighter telephones, and input/output capabilities. It has added RPT-FO and RPT-UPT repeaters and a new LCD-E3 network display that can support up to 40 characters.