L1-01E.05 – Outdoor Installation Guidelines

L1-01E.05 – Outdoor Installation Guidelines Other Sensors MSA Level 1 Sunlight. Avoid direct sunlight on the plastic lens (even with UV stable plastics) Temperature. Make sure the temperature range is within sensor specifications Humidity/rain/fog. If conduit is used,...

L1-01E.04 – Considerations for Outdoor Sensors

L1-01E.04 – Considerations for Outdoor Sensors Other Sensors MSA Level 1 Presence of grass or vegetation Possibility of leaf accumulation Possibility of movement of branches Likelihood of snow accumulation Possibility of fog, mist or dust Occurrence of lightning Check...

L1-01E.03 – Outdoor Sensors

L1-01E.03 – Outdoor Sensors Other Sensors MSA Level 1 Types of Outdoor sensors Exterior Active Infrared Beams are sent between posts External Microwave Beams are sent between...

L1-01E.02 – Audio

L1-01E.02 – Audio Other Sensors MSA Level 1 Audio detectors listen for noises generated by an intruder’s entry into a protected area The sensor is made up of two devices: Microphones mounted on the walls or ceilings of the monitored area, and an Amplifier...

L1-01D.53 – Walk Test

L1-01D.53 – Walk Test To ensure proper operation, always walk test each sensor. To walk test, do the following: Mount the sensor in the desired location Walk throughout the intended coverage pattern. Verify the sensor alarms Most sensors walk test more...