BF458A/CX/SW Compact C-3-8 Ceiling VAD
Compatible with C-TEC’s ZFP & XFP range of Apollo XP95/Discovery protocol addressable fire panels, its 550uA quiescent current and low 10mA alarm current make it one of the most efficient EN54-23 compliant VADs on the market. Other features include a flash rate of 0.5 Hz (once every two seconds) and a group addressing function to ensure the synchronised operation of multiple devices. Attractively finished in white polycarbonate, the BF458A/CX/SW comes with an integrated VAD/base locking mechanism and a plastic ID tag. The BF458A/CX/SW can also be used to provide W-3-3.1 coverage when mounted on a wall.
Third-party certified to EN54-23 (VADs) and EN54-17 (Isolators) by Intertek. Provides 'C-3-8 light distribution when ceiling mounted (min 0.4 lux over a 3 x 8m cylindrical area*). Can also provide 'W-3-3.1' light distribution when wall mounted (min. 0.4 lux over a 2.4 x 3.5m cuboid area*). Unique C-TEC designed lens maximises light output whilst minimising current draw. Onboard short-circuit loop isolator. 550uA quiescent current. 10mA alarm current @24V DC. Attractively finished in white polycarbonate (light output is white). Group addressing facility allows multiple devices to be operated simultaneously. Attractive compact design - just 102mm diameter, 63mm deep. Includes an integrated VAD / base locking mechanism. IP21C rated. Low current consumption means multiple devices can be connected to the loop. DIP switch addressed. Simple ‘click and twist’ design and easy-fit base ensures rapid installation time. Also available in a red plastic housing (order code BF458A/CX/SR)