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MICRO SLX™

Remote Display/Control Module (RDCM)

C-65-601
FEATURES
• • • • 80-Character LCD Display Up to 15 Modules per Chemetron System May be located up to 4,000 Feet from Control Unit Full Complement of Functional Keys and LEDs

Effective: May 2011

DESCRIPTION
The Remote Display/Control Module (RDCM) provides an additional point of event reporting and operator intervention/control for a MICRO SLX system. It features an 80-character LCD display that duplicates all the information on the main-control-unit display. The RDCM contains the following functional keys: • • • • Event Acknowledgement Alarm Silence System Reset Display Scroll

There are twelve digit/navigation keys that enable full menu functionality. The six system-level LEDs correspond to the following general conditions: • • • • • • Module Power Alarm Pre-Alarm Alarm Silence Supervisory Trouble

INSTALLATION
The RDCM is supplied in an enclosure that is suitable for surface or semi-flush mounting. Refer to Figure 1 for module-mounting dimensions.

ELECTRICAL
Network Wiring: Wire Type: Style 4, Supervised and Power-Limited Twisted Shielded, LowCapacitance, Fire-Alarm Wire (Recommended) #18 AWG (minimum) 4,000 Feet Per RS-485 Standard 24 VDC (nominal) 0.064 A 0.085 A 15

The RDCM communicates with the Control Unit via an external RS-485 communications circuit, with the most remote module capable of being located up to 4,000 feet from the control unit. Up to 15 RDCMs can be connected in a bus configuration to the RS-485 communications circuit. The RDCM can be powered from the MICRO SLX's power supply, or from an external, regulated, and powerlimited power supply Listed for use with fire-protective signaling systems, depending upon the total load of the remote outputs. A typical external power supply is Chemetron S/N 70101114.

Wire Size: Maximum Network Wiring Distance: Communications: Operating Voltage: Standby Current: Alarm Current: Maximum RDCM: (per control unit)

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