Honeywell DT8050A-SN V-Plex Polling Loop Dual Tec Motion Sensor - Installation Instructions Dated 07/17
V-Plex® Series Motion Sensors
Motion Sensor with Anti-Mask - Installation Inst
SELECT THE MOUNTING LOCATION
6' 9" - 8' 9"
2.1 - 2.7
OPEN THE SENSOR
Mounting location guidelines:
• The optimal range is obtained at a mounting heigh
of 7’ 6” (2.3m).
• Allow a clear line-of-sight to all areas to prote
• Avoid mounting anything within 12” (30cm) in fron
t of the sensor*.
• Do not directly face windows.
• Avoid close proximity to moving machinery, fluore
scent lights, and heating/cooling sources.
• Not for use in applications with pets.
1. Turn the arrow to point to the Unlock symbol.
2. Press firmly on housing latch.
3. Gently separate the front and rear housing.
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#6 x 1 1/4"
(3.5 mm x 32 mm)
MOUNT THE SENSOR
P U L L
TO D I S A B L E
L O O K D OW N
S E N S I T I V I T Y
HIGH TRAFFIC INHIBIT
1 2 3
1 2 3
SENSOR COMPONENTS AND SETTINGS
WIRE THE SENSOR
9 - 13V
Pk - PK
= Wall mounting holes.
= Corner mounting
• The rear tamper plate
MUST be mounted to a
stud, solid wood, or with
a robust wall anchor.
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Walk Test Reset
< 4’ (1.2m)
1 2 3
WALK TEST THE SENSOR AND ADJUST AS NEEDED
< 4’ (1.2m)
OFF ON PIR ON PIR OFF
1. Apply power to the sensor. Initialization is co
mplete when the LED
stops flashing slowly (about 30 seconds).
2. Turn the microwave sensitivity counterclockwise
to reduce the microwave range (minimum = 16.4’ / 5m
close the sensor.
3. Walk through the detection area and observe the
4. Adjust the microwave range as necessary to meet
Walk test mode is active for 10 minutes, then autom
atically exits test mode, disables the LED and ente
normal operation mode. For an additional 10 minute
walk test, enable walk test mode again with the fla
: During power up and walk test modes the LED is a
ctive regardless of the LED Enable/Disable DIP swit
1. Use a flashlight with a bright light beam, and s
tand within 4’ (1.2 m) of the sensor.
2. Swing the light beam past the sensor IR window 3
-5 times, holding the beam
on the window for 0.5 second each pass.
The flashlight feature is only available for the fi
rst 24 hours after power up.
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PROGRAM THE SENSOR
This sensor is a serial number device. Refer to th
panel’s manual for instructions on registering devi
For all V-Plex
panels, program the sensor Zone Type as
and the INPUT TYPE as “
” (for SL - Serial
If using a Smart V-Plex
panel, program the sensor to
Standard mode [press “
” (No)] or SMART CONTACT mode
Standard Mode: The sensor includes a selectable Hi
Inhibit (HTI) feature. This feature reduces bus tr
affic with a
randomized delay (from 5 – 15 seconds) between alar
signals after an alarm and restoral signal is sent.
applications where this delay is not necessary, set
1 to OFF.
If using the Anti-Mask feature, the sensor MUST
be programmed to
Smart Contact Mode: In the Smart Contact mode, the
automatically reduces bus traffic by not sending al
ALL modes: Tamper, self-test failures and anti-mask
are sent without delays.
Anti-mask signals are only sent when Anti-mask is e
(DIP switch 2 ON), except during Microwave Walk Tes
See step 6.
The LED can be enabled in several ways:
After power up mode the LED is enabled for 10 minu
switch 3 ON or OFF).
Remove and replace the front cover to enable the L
10 minutes (DIP switch 3 ON or OFF).
Set DIP switch 3 ON (LED Enable); LED remains enab
until disabled (switch 3 OFF). [Exception: When
programmed to Smart Contact mode and the system is
armed, the LED is always disabled.]
Remote LED Enable. [If using a Smart V-Plex
Remote LED Enable feature may be available, which a
remote enabling of the LED if DIP switch 3 is OFF.
the Burglary Walk-Test section in the control panel
manual.) Using this method, the LED remains enabled
the panel is in the burglary walk test mode.]
Normal Anti-Mask Condition
The sensor uses Active Infrared (AIR) technology to
masking. The sensor signals a mask condition when a
of materials and reflective objects are placed with
in 2 inches
(50mm) in front of the sensor. To avoid false mask
follow the mounting guidelines shown in Step 1.
Clearing an Anti-Mask Condition
When most masking materials or objects are removed,
anti-mask condition will be cleared after several s
When the cause of the anti-mask condition is any ty
pe of spray
or paint coating applied to the window, the window
replaced before the anti-mask condition can be clea
replacing the window, perform a walk test on the se
Mask condition: Sensor IR window is blocked or ma
Self-Test Failure conditions:
• Microwave supervision failure: The sensor is ope
rating in PIR mode only.
• PIR self-test failure: The sensor is disabled.
• Temperature compensation failure: The temperature
compensation is disabled.
Depending on the Trouble condition, take the follow
ing corrective actions:
• Verify the sensor is not blocked or masked.
• Cycle power to the sensor.
• Walk test the sensor.
If the Trouble condition does not clear, replace th
53’ x 72’ / 16 m x 22 m
Wall Mounting Height:
6’9” - 8’9” (2.1 m - 2.7 m); Optimal 7’6” (2.3 m)
9.0-13V PK – PK at polling loop terminals; (UL: 9.5
4 mA maximum.
: Cover & Wall
: 10.525 GHz
: 20V/m 10-1000MHz, 15V/m 1000-2700MHz
PIR White Light Immunity
: 6,500 Lux typical
Fluorescent light filter
: 50 Hz / 60 Hz.
: 14° to 131° F / -10° to 55° C
: 5 to 93% (UL tested at 93%); non-condensing
: Advanced Dual Slope
H x 2.76” W x 1.69” D /
11.6 cm H x 7.0 cm W x 4.3 cm D
5 oz / 142 g (net weight)
Swivel Mount Bracket
Swivel Mount Ceiling Bracket
Swivel Mount Bracket w/Tamper
General purpose, Solid 22 AWG,
General purpose, Stranded 22
AWG, 4 conductor
General purpose, Solid 22 AWG,
General purpose, Stranded 22
AWG, 6 conductor
* Not evaluated by UL.
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FCC part 15, Class B verified
IC ICES-003, Class B verified
SIA-PIR-01 Passive Infrared detector standard fe
false alarm immunity.
Product must be tested at least once each year.
All wiring must be in accordance with: the National
Code (ANSI/NFPA70); the Canadian Electrical Code, P
(where applicable); UL681, Standard for Installatio
Classification of Burglar and Holdup Alarm Systems;
S302, Standard for Installation and Classification
Alarm Systems for Financial and Commercial Premises
and Vaults; ULC-S310, Standard for Installation and
Classification of Residential Burglar Alarm Systems
codes and the authorities having jurisdiction.
The products are intended to be powered by a power-
output of a UL/CUL Listed Burglar Alarm control uni
t, or via a
Listed UL603/ULC-S318 power-limited power supply th
provides 4 hours of standby power.
The sensor must be mounted indoors, within the prot
premises, and on a wooden stud, solid wood or with
: All interconnecting devices must be UL Listed. Th
anti-mask feature has not been evaluated by UL.
S COMMISSION STATEMENTS
The user shall not make any changes or modification
s to the equipment unless authorized by the Install
ation Instructions or User's Manual.
Unauthorized changes or modifications could void th
e user's authority to operate the equipment.
CLASS B DIGITAL DEVICE STATEMENT
This equipment has been tested to FCC requirements
and has been found acceptable for use. The FCC requ
ires the following statement for your
This equipment generates and uses radio frequency e
nergy and if not installed and used properly, that
is, in strict accordance with the
manufacturer's instructions, may cause interference
to radio and television reception. It has been typ
e tested and found to comply with the limits for
a Class B computing device in accordance with the s
pecifications in Part 15 of FCC Rules, which are de
signed to provide reasonable protection
against such interference in a residential installa
tion. However, there is no guarantee that interfere
nce will not occur in a particular installation. If
equipment does cause interference to radio or telev
ision reception, which can be determined by turning
the equipment off and on, the user is
encouraged to try to correct the interference by on
e or more of the following measures:
• Reorient the receiving antenna until interferenc
e is reduced or eliminated.
• Move the radio or television receiver away from
• Move the antenna leads away from any wire runs t
o the receiver/control.
• Plug the receiver/control into a different outle
t so that it and the radio or television receiver a
re on different branch circuits.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV te
chnician for help.
INDUSTRY CANADA CLASS B STATEMENT
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadi
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme
à la norme NMB-003 du Canada.
FCC / IC STATEMENT
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules,
and Industry Canada’s license-exempt RSSs. Operati
on is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful i
nterference, and (2) This device must accept any in
terference received, including interference
that may cause undesired operation.
Cet appareil est conforme à la partie 15 des règles
de la FCC et exempt de licence RSS d’Industrie Ca
nada. Son fonctionnement est soumis aux
conditions suivantes: (1) Cet appareil ne doit pas
causer d’interférences nuisibles. (2) Cet appareil
doit accepter toute interférence reçue y compris
les interférences causant une réception indésirable
REFER TO THE INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE CONT
ROL WITH WHICH THIS DEVICE IS USED FOR DETAILS REGA
RDING LIMITATIONS OF
THE ENTIRE ALARM SYSTEM.
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