Temperature zones may be set in either Fahrenheit or Celsius degrees. The default temperature scale is Fahrenheit. To change to Celsius: 1. Press SENSOR ON/OFF. 2. Press °F / °C. The Model 400 responds: “Degrees Celsius” indicating Celsius scale has replaced Fahrenheit scale. 3. To return to Fahrenheit scale, repeat the key sequence. The Model 400 responds: […]
How too adjust voice repetitions in the FGD-0400.
The Voice Repetitions feature of the Sensaphone 400 and 800 allows programming of the number of times the alarm message is repeated per phone call during alarm dial-out. It can be handy to lengthen the number of repetitions if you find yourself having a hard time punching in the acknowledgement code prior to the unit […]
Are there any monitoring fees with your alarm products?
Absolutely not. All of our alarm dialers and alert products are designed for DIY installation, use and monitoring meaning the user selects who the alarm contacts to alert of alarm conditions. This means no recurring fees or monitoring fees, YOU own and operate the system 100%.
What is my Sensaphone AutoDialer Acknowledgement code?
The default acknowledgement code for a Sensaphone Auto Dialer is 555, if you did not personalize or change the code on installation. Check out all of the Senaphone AutoDialer units at the below links: USA: http://www.absoluteautomation.com/brands/Sensaphone.html CANADA: http://www.absoluteautomation.ca/sensaphone-alarms-s/1867.htm
I have a small greenhouse operation and I’d like to know if the temperature gets too high or too low. What should I use?
This is a very popular question in late winter/early spring. Depending on the size of your greenhouse we have a few options for you. The TEMPERATUREALERTWRKIT is a good solution for small operations where the owner/operators live on-site. Simply place the Temperature Alert Transmitter inside your greenhouse and set your high and low alarm points. […]
My Sensaphone 400 constantly reads 150F (65 C), what’s wrong?
The temperature sensor wires are touching or have shorted. Find the short and if possible correct it, if not the replacement SKU is FGD0101.
My Sensaphone 400 constantly reads -20F (-30C), what’s wrong?
The temperature sensor is either disconnected, has broken wires or needs to be replaced. The replacement part SKU is FGD0101.
My Sensaphone 400 is locked out and will not let me enter commands, how can I fix this?
If the LED is blinking the unit is in StandBy mode. To open the unit up to receive commands again simply press the – RUN/STANDBY – key to take the unit out of StandBy mode.
Can I listen to a demo Sensaphone?
Yes you can! Simply dial – 610-558-4591 – and you will be listening to an actual Sensaphone alarm unit!
How to calibrate a temperature zone on a Sensaphone 400 or 800
1. Press Set 2. Press CALIBRATE. 3. Press the number (1 to 4) of the selected temperature zone to be calibrated. 4. Enter the number required to offset the current temperature reading so a correct reading is obtained. • To program a positive offset number (up to +10 degrees), enter the number on the keypad. […]