'EVAC-ALERT' Evacuation Alert Panels to BS 8629

EAP1, 2, 4 and derivatives

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  • A range of 1-48 zone, 1-4 loop BS 8629 compliant evacuation alert panels ideal for use by firefighters in high-rise residential buildings to evacuate all or part of the building in an emergency.
  • Housed in robust vandal-resistant locked cabinets to STS 205 and EN 1303.
  • Bright LED indicators, easy-to-operate evacuation toggle switches and a concealed but intuitive maintenance interface.
  • Firefighter controls are FULLY compliant with the requirements of BS 8629.
  • Can be connected to evacuation alert sounders, visual indicators and vibrating pillow pads/
  • Powered by C-TEC's powerful 'CAST' protocol & compatible with our ENVISION data management software.
  • Multiple versions available (see More Information tab below for details).
  • User customisable ‘slide-in’ floor/zone labelling system (templates available online).
  • Available Q4 2020.

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EVAC-ALERT PANEL VARIANTS:-

EAP1/8/CA/CHASSIS8 Zone 1 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS8 Zone 2 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP4/16/CA/CHASSIS16 Zone, 4 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP4/24/CA/CHASSIS24 Zone, 4 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP4/32/CA/CHASSIS32 Zone, 4 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP4/40/CA/CHASSIS40 Zone, 4 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAP4/48/CA/CHASSIS48 Zone, 4 Loop EVAC-ALERT Panel Chassis ONLY c/w 5A PSU, CAST Protocol. Requires EAPBOX.
EAPBOXEVAC-ALERT Panel Cabinet to house 1 x EAP chassis. Custom F&RS area specific 'N' security key required - contact our sales desk for details.

Technical Specifications

Approvals/certificationsDesigned to meet BS 8629. Power supply certified to EN54-4. External cabinet certified to STS205 Issue 4/BR2 BMTrada. Cabinet lock certified to EN1303.
Protocol/compatibilityC-TEC CAST.
Mains supply230V 50/60Hz.
Mains rated current1.3A maximum.
Internal power supply27.3Vdc +/- 1% nominal @ 20ºC.
Total output current limited to5A @ 230Vac (4A with 1A battery charging).
Battery charge capacity7Ah min to 17Ah max.
Quiescent currentVaries depending on the panel's configuration - refer to our ZFP loop/battery calculation tool for details.
Max battery size and type2 x 12V 17/22Ah VRLA connected in series.
No. of loop drivers1, 2 or 4 (dependent on model purchased).
Max. loop output current450mA (38V max).
Max. loop length1km.
Max. addressable devices per loop255.
Auxiliary relays2 x Programmable Relays (programmable from C&Es). 1 x Fault Relay (active when no faults are present). Volt free single pole changeover. Max. switch current 1A; Max. switch voltage 30Vdc.
Other outputs24V Aux. Power (19.5V min, 28V max). Protected by a resettable fuse. Max. current 100mA.
Auxiliary inputs2 x Programmable Inputs (programmable from C&Es). 470Ω to trigger. Max. input voltage 27V (non-latching).
PC connectionVia a galvanically isolated USB socket.
Pager/DECT connectionRS232. ESPA compatible. C-TEC BMS protocol compliant.
Graphics interface/diagnostics connectionRS232. ESPA compatible, C-TEC 'ENVISION ENABLED'
Network connectionRS485 hi-integrity multi-path fault tolerant network connection via optional ZHN network card. Max 128 network nodes (up to 64 main panels).
IndicatorsUser: Power on, Power fault, Gen. fault, Fault warning sounder, separate evacuation & zone fault indicators per zone. Maintenance: 480x272 pixel touchscreen, all relevant EN54 indicators & 4 programmable indicators.
ControlsUser: Silence fault warning sounder, activate/deactivate alert devices. Maintenance: Interactive touchscreen with menu sensitive buttons; 1 x keyswitch allowing direct access to AL2.
ConnectionsFixed, largest acceptable conductor size 2.5mm2.
Expansion connectionsRS485 peripheral bus connection allows the connection of up to 15 'A-Bus' PCBs (2 control cores plus screen plus 2 cores for power).
Construction & finishExternal: Silver grey steel RAL 9006 silver grey epoxy paint. Internal: Zinc coated mild steel, 1.2/1mm. Satin Light grey RAL7035 epoxy paint.
IP RatingIP30.
Dimensions741 W x 700 h x 200 D (TBC).
Weight69 kg approx (without batteries).
Notes“N” high Security keys included - contact our sales desk for ordering details.
1 Loop Variants8 Zone (EAP1/8/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX).
2 Loop Variants8 Zone (EAP2/8/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). Optional Network Card available.
4 Loop Variants16 Zone (EAP4/16/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). 24 Zone (EAP4/24/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). 32 Zone (EAP4/32/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). 40 Zone (EAP4/40/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). 48 Zone (EAP4/48/CA/CHASSIS plus EAPBOX). Optional Network Card available.
6 Loop VariantsN/A.
8 Loop VariantsN/A.

Documentation

Accessories

    Dimensions & Mounting Information

    Product dimensions (approx): 741 W x 700 h x 200 D mm. Weight 60kg (without batteries).

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