Frequently Asked Questions

What Loop Number Should I Set for the Honeywell 5800MINI?
The Honeywell 5800MINI uses Loop Number 1 for normal operation. The wireless sensor operates strictly as a door and window contact. Learn about the Honeywell 5800MINI.
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What Is the 5800MINI's Range?
A Honeywell 5800MINI user can expect the sensor to offer a 200 foot nominal range. Large metal objects and obstacles can affect this range. Learn about the Honeywell 5800MINI.
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What Is the Range of a Honeywell 5816?
A user of a Honeywell 5816 can expect the device to provide a nominal wireless range of 200 feet. But large objects and obstacles can reduce this range. Learn about the 5816.
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What Is a Dual Action Motion Sensor?
When a motion sensor uses both PIR and microwave technology, it is often referred to as "dual-action" or "dual-tech". Learn about dual action motion sensors and how they work.
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Where Can I Buy a Honeywell T6 Z-Wave Thermostat?
Alarm Grid sells the Honeywell T6 Z-Wave Thermostat on its website. The thermostat can be paired with nearly any Z-Wave hub or controller. Learn about the Honeywell T6 Thermostat.
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Where Can I Get a K0991 AC Transformer?
Alarm Grid sells the Honeywell K0991 AC Transformer on its website. This cable will provide power to a Honeywell 5828 or a 5828V Keypad. Learn more about the K0991 AC Adapter.
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Where Can I Buy Door Contacts for My Alarm System?
Alarm Grid sells all the door contacts you need for your alarm system. We offer hardwired and wireless contacts in surface-mount and recessed varieties. Learn about door contacts.
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Why Does Alarm Grid Not Use a 5-Diamond Certified Monitoring Station?
Alarm Grid is partnered with Criticom Monitoring Services. We believe that CMS is the best in the industry even without TMA 5-Diamond Certification. Learn more about CMS.
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What Does a TMA 5-Diamond Certification Mean?
If a central station meets TMA 5-Diamond standards they can request certification. Criticom meets all of the TMA 5-Diamond requirements. Learn about TMA 5-Diamond certification.
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What Is a Glass Break Simulator?
If a user needs to test a glass break sensor, they will likely use a glass break simulator. This device mimics the sound of breaking glass. Learn about glass break simulators.
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