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Intellisense FG-1025 False Alarm(?)

Well, good evening...


It is currently 2 o'clock in the morning, and our alarm just went off. Honeywell Vista 20p rev. 10.23. Acoustic glass break detector in the den, C&K Intellisense FG-1025....
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I figured it was something like that. Thank you! ...

I figured it was something like that. Thank you!

Also, slightly off-topic, but I have a quick question in terms of wiring. For security wiring (I guess this applies to both residential and...
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Question ITI 60-728 LED Touchpad -- Concord Bus Issue

Hey all,

I have an ITI / Interlogix / GE Concord ver. 3.1 (factory code 200-1669) that I've recently been changing some programming on. I've been using the 60-746 alphanumeric touchpad to navigate...
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Oof, that's what I feared. Must've been a power...

Oof, that's what I feared. Must've been a power surge. Oh well. I'd prefer to find an ADEMCO-branded panel over a proprietary ADT one any day. ;)
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Hey all, the OneDrive link should work as it is a...

Hey all, the OneDrive link should work as it is a shared link. I attached the image to this post just in case. Thanks PJmax!

You can see the burn marks on the board directly behind the AC...
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Honeywell Lynx Plus (ADT) Repair

Hey all,

I have a Honeywell Lynx Plus here that I'm trying to revive. I tried applying AC power, but nothing. I flipped the board over and found a component behind the AC terminals that was...
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Thanks MrRonFL, good to know the internal...

Thanks MrRonFL, good to know the internal telephone network wasn't overloaded. And also good to hear that 115F is not that bad. As far as measuring amp draw on my devices, how would I go about...
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Hey guys, just found out something interesting. I...

Hey guys, just found out something interesting. I used an infrared radar temperature gun to measure the temperature of the heat sink on both the panel and aux power supply. The panel clocks in at...
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I agree on VoIP not being reliable for alarm...

I agree on VoIP not being reliable for alarm installations, Furd. Something about internet audio compression and decompression interferes with the data transmitted to/from a central monitoring...
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You're right -- since this hardware worked fine...

You're right -- since this hardware worked fine at my other house, it's gotta be something here. Is it possible that the 3 keypads, receiver, expander, relay board, and phone module are overloading...
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I agree that I have a lot of devices, so I moved...

I agree that I have a lot of devices, so I moved the module to the main board. And it worked... for a few minutes. I dialed the access code, got hello, the status, and was able to arm and disarm....
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Hello MrRonFL, Thanks for your reply. I read...

Hello MrRonFL,

Thanks for your reply. I read the attached Adobe PDF troubleshooting document, and everything seems to be correctly wired. I'm wondering if it is possible to have an overload on the...
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Exclamation New VISTA Installation Issues

Hello all,

We recently moved back into our old home which had existing wiring from an ADEMCO Vista 20 installed in 1998. Over the last few months, I completed a major swap out to a new...
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Posted By demetrax1

I found a solution. *Ignore my last post...

I found a solution.

*Ignore my last post about keyswitches, that is for a separate thread.

Please see the attached image. When referring to the "ADEMCO VISTA-20 Summary of Connections", I found...
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Interesting solution, tpring. I think I tried...

Interesting solution, tpring. I think I tried something like that a few years back with my System Sensor 2112-24R, but then I would just get a FIRE TROUBLE 01 when I exited programming. Must not have...
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Thanks, that makes sense. Your responses always...

Thanks, that makes sense. Your responses always help a lot.

Real quick - this topic came up in a conversation I had last night:

So then what if I wanted to hook up those four wire smoke...
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Exclamation Hey guys, I had a chance to stop by my...

Hey guys,

I had a chance to stop by my relative's house this weekend and look at the model number of their now disconnected ESL smoke/heat detector they have. It is in fact an ESL #449CT. I...
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4-Wire Smoke Detectors on Zone 1? ADEMCO Vista 20P

Hello all,

I am moving closer to my install date for my home security system. However, I have a few questions about fire devices. I have two like-new perfectly working 4-wire smoke detectors...
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Yes Bill, you are correct. Total side-note,...

Yes Bill, you are correct.

Total side-note, I have experienced the "nit-picky" side of the 4286 VIP phone module before. Back in 2014, I set up a 4286 in my upstairs bedroom and wired it up to a...
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Posted By demetrax1

Thank you. I will let you know if it works once...

Thank you. I will let you know if it works once it is set-up.
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Question Thanks MrRonFL, you've been a great help in the...

Thanks MrRonFL, you've been a great help in the past as well. I'll have to try it out and let you know once the Ooma box comes in. So the 4286 VIP Phone Module would be the way to go, then? The 4284...
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Question ADEMCO Honeywell 4286 VIP Telephone Module and VoIP?

Hello alarm gurus, :coffee:

I posted a similar inquiry back in 2014. We are moving into a new house, and I am installing our security system. It will be a VISTA 20P, and I am hoping to integrate a...
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Hello Luigi, Thank you for posting your...

Hello Luigi,

Thank you for posting your question. First, I'd like to know the model number of your motion detector. Next, how is it wired to the panel? Is it a N.O. or N.C. zone? Or, does it use a...
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Posted By demetrax1

Talking Hello DW, Yes, your wiring does seem to be...

Hello DW,

Yes, your wiring does seem to be the issue. It sounds like you wired a parallel circuit rather than a series loop. In this setup, one door opening does not completely break the circuit,...
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Lightbulb Piece of Cake!

Hello DW,

Thank you for inquiring about this. Fortunately, this is a common question that has a very easy solution. The Ademco/Honeywell #958 overhead door contacts are just like any other...
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