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Wildlife Invasion Successfully Detected by Pertronic Fire Indicator Panel

An engineer from our Brisbane office recently discovered a previously unknown feature of the Pertronic F120A.

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Convert Obscuration to dB Attenuation with our Smoke Density Conversion Table

Occasionally we are asked about converting between various smoke density measurement systems. This information is very hard to find.

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FireUtils® v 3.0 has Advanced Programming Tools for the F220

FireUtils® version 3.0 has advanced editing tools designed to simplify the programming of F220 systems and networks.

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Save Time and Money with the F220’s USB Export Capability

The F220’s built-in USB connector is able to export several easily-accessible files that save time and simplify maintenance.

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Audio Distribution Module Provides Cost-Effective Solution to AS 1670.1:2015 Requirements

The 2015 issue of AS 1670.1 changes the rules about occupant warning systems. That’s because AS 1670.1:2015 section 2.6 c says that a single fault on the audio distribution circuit...

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Save Time and Money Upgrading to Analogue Addressable: Our New White Paper Shows How

Sometimes when upgrading a fire system from conventional to analogue addressable detection it is desirable to use the existing detector cabling.

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Existing Pertronic F120A Systems are Easily Upgraded to AS 7240.2

The Pertronic F220 offers a simple, cost-effective upgrade path for systems based on the Pertronic F120A.

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IOTrace Helps Track Down a Hard-to-Find Configuration Error

Recently a Pertronic technical support engineer used FireUtils® to diagnose a configuration error in a fraction of the time it would otherwise have taken.

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FireUtils™ Speeds Up Loop Configuration

When configuring an analogue addressable fire alarm system, we usually start by listing the loop devices. It’s quick and easy with the FireUtils™ Device Type Selector.

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Don't Get Caught! Disable is different from Isolate

Occasionally we hear about someone having issues with the Disable function in AS 7240.2 fire indicating panels.

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