Schlage introduces two new power supplies

CARMEL, IND. – March 2, 2009 – Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies today announced new UL294-listed power supplies that support access control applications. Offering unparalleled reliability and ease of installation, the new 500-ULAC 1-Amp and 3-Amp power supplies, supplied standard with AC input, output and battery monitoring circuits, will power devices locally or connect to an access control panel. By providing low voltage, filtered and regulated power for a broad range of access control devices and panels, the new Schlage power supplies meet the needs of both the security and access control market segments.

"We’ve responded to our customers’ needs for expanded access control applications and a broader UL listing, specifically, UL294," explains Eric White, Schlage product manager – system components. "Schlage power supplies continue to be an integral component for security applications by offering emergency interface relay for connection to fire alarm systems. Our popular on-board rack accommodates dual control modules and time control modules for interlocking doors and timed entrances."

The two new Schlage 500-ULAC power supplies are an excellent choice for both new construction or aftermarket applications. Voltage is field selectable for 12 or 24 VDC. Low voltage, filtered and regulated power is provided with a fused primary output and six heavy-duty screw terminals.

Unique features include an on-board rack with dual control module capability for interlocking applications at higher security doors and a time control module for delayed egress. Other features include a battery charging circuit, monitoring circuits, anti-tamper switch and standby battery kits.

Options include an emergency interface relay for connection to the fire alarm and a standby battery.

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