Tane Alarm Products offers a line of transformers that are rated with an input voltage of 120VAC with a 220/240VAC option for outside United States. Output AC voltage on the different units are 12.5 @ 20VA, 16.5 @ 40VA and 24.5 @ 40VA VAC. All transformers are durable, UL rated and made specifically for the alarm industry. For more information, visit www.tanealarm.com.
Tamron USA's F/1.0 Aspherical Vari-Focal lens is an IR version of the popular fast 3.0-8mm. This new lens, coupled with the simultaneous announcement of a 10-40mm F/1.4 IR Aspherical Vari-Focal covering the telephoto range, makes Tamron's IR line-up an impressive one. Tamron offers the only IR mono-Focal lenses available (2.8mm, 4mm, 6mm, 8mm) and a 2.8-11mm F/1.4.
This new lens offers excellent cost to value ratio. It functions in a wide variety of lighting conditions over a 24-hour period. The fast F/1.0 aperture is twice as bright as F/1.4 and will yield excellent results in conditions dimmer than 1-lux, even when using a 1-lux camera.
Flat Panel Monitor
AGN Professional (AGNPRO) offers an alternative to bulky traditional ERT monitors with the launch of the affordable, reliable and very thin EP17AV Flat Panel Security Monitor. The 17" LCD monitor with composite, S-Video and VGA inputs is specifically designed for security video surveillance and works great with multiplexers and digital recorders. The EP series is also available in 14" and 15" models. For more information, visit www.agnpro.com.
Honeywell Power Products (HPP) announces its HTP & HT Series Transformers. HPP's general purpose DC power supplies are matched to these transformers for maximum performance. Both series are used in a wide range of applications in CCTV, access, and security systems, supplying low-voltage standalone AC, or as part of a DC power system. The HTP Series come in several sizes, the largest with an output rating of 50VA, and the DC versions have outputs from 300ma to 3 amps. The open-frame HT Series AC transformers come in four sizes and provide lead wires for connections, with a maximum output of 200VA. The HTP Series mounts to a standard wall outlet with a screw-down tab, and the HT Series mounts to an enclosure using mounting feet. The transformers are UL listed and Class 2 rated for indoor use. For more information, visit www.honeywellpower.com.
A Dome That Delivers
The Elmo TND4204VX is a high resolution, high sensitivity color camera housed in a vandal-resistant, aluminum die-cast body with an impact-resistant polycarbonate bubble. Waterproof, it is designed for indoor and outdoor installation. Employing advanced DSP circuitry with a 1/3" color interline-transfer CCD, it minimizes smear to enhance image sharpness and increases stability and reliability. The TND4204VX delivers identifiable color-saturated images, even in low light conditions. A3 to 9mm varifocal lens with auto iris capability provides optimum coverage of the area under surveillance. Resolution is 480TVL (H) and S/N is 50 dB. It has built-in AGC with switchable SENS UP for monitoring dark areas. Other features include a flicker-correction setting and a switchable internal line-lock sync system. For more information, visit www.elmo-corp.com.
Additional UL Listings
Telular Corporation announces additional Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Listings for its Telguard model TG-100 for primary residential fire and burglary alarm communications. The TG-100 is now UL 985 Household Fire Warning Systems listed and UL 1023 Household Burglar Alarm Systems listed for primary alarm signaling to the central monitoring station in the case of a fire or burglary. The product also retains a UL listing for supplemental use as a cellular alarm transmission system. For more information, visit www.telguard.com.
Phone Distribution Module
Channel Vision has added a new RF and phone distribution module to its Central structured wiring line. The C-0217 offers RF and telephone distribution in an economical package.
It combines two functions in one unit that conveniently snaps into any Channel Vision Central structured wiring enclosure. It includes a DC/IR passing six-way RF splitter that features vertical connectors to eliminate unnecessary wire bends. The eight bridged 110 punch down connectors allow four telephone lines to be distributed to seven locations. For more information, visit www.channelvision.com.