Alarm Sirens & Strobes Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Add a Wired Siren to the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
A wired siren can be added to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 system. The device connects to the siren outputs on the back of the IQ Panel 2. The siren is powered using any 12VDC plug-in transformer. Once installed, it will function automatically. Learn more about using a wired siren with an IQ Panel 2.
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What Do The Lights Indicate on a Honeywell SiXSiren?
The Honeywell SiXSiren features two LED lights. One light can flash red and white, while the other can flash green and white. These lights are used to indicate various modes or issues affecting the SiXSiren or the security system as a whole. Learn more about the lights on a Honeywell SiXSiren.
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Which Siren is Compatible w/ a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The IQ Panel 2 comes included with a built-in 85dB sounder. Those who want a louder sounder will need to purchase a separate siren. The 105 dB IQ Siren is generally the easiest option for upgrading the sounder on the IQ Panel 2. Learn more about using external sirens with the Qolsys IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Add a Honeywell Siren to a 2GIG GC3?
The 2GIG GC3 panel can have a Honeywell hard-wired siren installed directly to its circuit board. A siren can also be connected through a hard-wired relay.
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How Do I Connect A 5800WAVE To My 2GIG GC3?
The GC3 panel supports most Honeywell 5800 series wireless devices, but does not support the 5800Wave wireless siren. Read on to find compatible alternatives.
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How do I add a wired siren to Go!Control 2?
Wiring using a third party relay and power supply for a high current sounder
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How do I Add an External Siren to my Lyric Gateway?
Siren Support on the Lyric Gateway.
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Can I turn off the siren on a Lyric security system?
Sounder Options
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