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FMT upgrades OpenAccess

Fire Monitoring Technologies International has announced upgrades to its Open Access product, which provides direct electronic access to the fire department notification of a fire signal when received by the central station.

Some new features of the system include a web-enabled, real-time platform, simpler messaging for message transmission, one-way signaling, and enhanced security to ensure that all data remains protected during the transmission from point to point.

Secutron intros the MR-2200 Fire Alarm Control Unit

Ideal for high-rise and commercial burg applications, the MR-2200 is a one or two SLC/Loop intelligent fire alarm control panel that provides peer-to-peer networking of up to 254 nodes.

It features 198 intelligent sensors/modules and a serial city tie module. Windows-based programming software makes set-up quick and easy. The system includes LCD and/or LED displays.

For more information, contact Secutron at 888-888-7838 or visit the company's website at

Fire-Lite debuts MS-9200 UD panel

Fire-Lite Alarms Inc. introduced the MS-9200 UD addressable fire alarm control panel. The new panel has a capacity of 198 addressable Fire-Lite devices on one loop. The MS-9200 UD includes an integral remote upload/download communicator that allows for reporting of all system activity to a remote monitoring location. Using Windows software, the installer can create the system's programming and load the information in less than two minutes.

For more information, contact Fire-Lite at 203-484-1200 or visit the web site at

Wheelock debuts high candela strobes

Wheelock introduces a line of high candela strobe appliances that meet the requirements of National Fire Alarm Code NFPA 72.

These appliances are available in the following configurations: Series RSS Strobes in 150 and 177 candela ceiling mount and 185 candela wall mount, and Series E90 Speaker Strobes in 150 and 177 ceiling mount and Series E70 Speaker Strobes in 185 candela wall mount.

These appliances are UL 1971 listed and support synchronization and non-synchronization operations.

Secutron releases MR-2900 fire alarm unit

The MR-2900's networking capability makes it ideal for high-rise, residential, commercial, industrial and institutional applications. It provides both conventional and addressable input circuits and has the ability to "software" configure conventional input circuits for alarm or supervisory function. The MR-2900 is UL, ULC, CSFM and MEA listed, and it also features adjustable day/night sensitivity.

For information, call 888-888-7838 or visit

System Sensor adds large-area strobes

Two additions to the SpectrAlert ceiling-mount series from System Sensor are the 115 and the 177 candela models in strobe, horn/strobe and speaker/strobe configurations.

These models accommodate larger coverage areas, including 50-foot by 50-foot spaces and ceilings up to 30 feet.

For information, contact System Sensor at 800-736-7672 or visit

FCI unveils NetSOLO Broadband

NetSOLO Broadband delivers full network control and communications, digital messaging, livevoice instructions and fire fighter telephone communications through a distributed network fire alarm system on a single pair of wires.

The digital messaging capabilities provide the ability to direct evacuation in the most flexible manner possible while maintaining maximum intelligibility.

For information, call FCI at 781-471-3040 or visit

Gamewell panel features peer-to-peer technology

SmartLink from Gamewell expands the family of analog addressable fire alarm control panels from Gamewell with the latest peer-to-peer communications technology. The SmartLink Network provides a peer-to-peer interface that allows up to 250 Gamewell IndentiFlex 600 Series addressable fire alarm panels to be linked as a network.

For information, contact Gamewell at 888-349-3269 or visit

Gentex expands Commander Series strobes

Gentex Corp.'s Commander3 GE3 Series is a wall-mount, 24-volt, selectable candela strobe or horn/strobe combination used for audible and visual evacuation signaling systems.

The Commander3 Series offers a field selectable strobe of 15, 30, 60, 75 and 110 candela. This unit offers a synchable chime tone as well as the high/low frequency, high/low dbA and slow whoop tones.

For information, contact Gentex at 616-392-7195 or visit

Notifier introduces fire alarm control panel

Notifier's NFS-3030 panel, designed for medium to large applications, extends the capabilities of the company's Onyx Series.

The NFS-3030 is modular in design and allows for one to 10 signaling line circuits and up to 3,180 devices. It features auto-programming and is ideal for retrofit and new construction applications.

The NFS-3030's large 640-character, menu-driven display provides information concerning type and location of disturbance.

For information, call Notifier at 203-484-7161 or visit