C-Tec CAST C-3-8 Base VAD with Sounder (CA456A/W)


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    C-Tec CAST C-3-8 Base VAD with Sounder

    The C-Tec CAST C-3-8 Base VAD with Sounder is a certified addressable visual and audible alarm device designed for ceiling mounting.


    • Provides 'C-3-8' rated light distribution and 92dB(A) sound output
    • Incorporates a short-circuit loop isolator and group addressing capability
    • Offers selectable volume levels, tones, and optional colored caps for stand-alone use

    Technical Specifications

    • Approvals/certifications : LPCB certified to EN54-3, 17 & 23 and Kiwa Telefication certified to EN54-13
    • Protocol/compatibility : Compatible with C-TEC's CAST protocol Addressable Fire Panels
    • Application/operation : Designed to be ceiling mounted – either stand-alone with a red or white cap or as part of a stacked
      Sounder/VAD/Detector Base combination
    • VAD category & coverage : C-3-8
    • Flash rate & colour: 0.5Hz / White.
    • Supply/operating voltage: 27 to 40V DC.
    • Quiescent current : 470µA typical
    • Nominal SPL (Sound Pressure Level) : 92dB(A) when set to tone 1
    • Alarm current : 12.5mA 27 to 40V DC (typical, VAD lit, Sounder on max)
    • Indicators : Polling (red LED)
    • Product dimensions (mm) : 122mm diameter x 46mm deep (not including optional CAST detector and base)
    • IP Rating : IP21C (Type A)
    • Weight : 170g  
    • Operating conditions/temperature:  -10ºC to +55ºC. Max. 95% RH (Non-condensing)


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