DACT-E3 Description Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter The Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter (DACT-E3) is a digital communications circuit. It is an optional component of the following systems. • E3 Series® Expandable Emergency Evacuation System • S3 Series Small Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel The DACT-E3 sends digital signals over the telephone network to a central station. This module can be located in the main cabinet or remotely located via a local RS-485 serial interface. The DACT-E3 is compatible with digital alarm communicator receivers (DACRs) that receive the following signaling formats: • SIA DC8 • 3+1 2300 Hz • SIA DCS20 • 4+2 1400 Hz • Ademco Contact ID • 4+2 2300 Hz • 3+1 1400 Hz In addition to the DACT-E3 being compatible with digital signaling formats, the DACT-E3 features numerous formats for communication to a central station. As a digital communicator, the DACT-E3 complies with FCC Part 8, Telecommunication Standards for DC and AC Ringer Equivalence. Installation Instructions The DACT-E3 is adaptable for installation in standard E3 Series and S3 Series System cabinets. Typically, the DACT-E3 module mounts on standoffs on top of the left side of the ILI-MB-E3/ILI95-MB-E3 or SLP (Smart Loop Panel) module. Either unit can be easily connected to the backbox or sub-assembly plate depending on the cabinet module. Note: For instructions on installing the DACT-E3, refer to the following documents: • E3 Series Expandable Emergency Evacuation Installation/Operation Manual, P/N:9020-0574 • DACT-E3 Installation Instructions, P/N:9000-0581 • S3 Series (Small Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel) UL Listing Document, P/N:LS10005-051GF-E Specifications Operating Voltage: 24 VDC (from the PM-9/PM-9G power supply) Operating Current: 0.018 amp Alarm Current: 0.018 amp Operating Temperature: 32° to 120° F (0 to 49° C) Relative Humidity: 0 to 93%, non-condensing at 90° F (32° C) DACT-E3 Features • Listed under UL® Standard 864, 9th Edition. • Communicates with the E3 Series, ILI-MB-E3/ILI95-MBE3 or S3 Series SLP sub-assembly via RS-485. • Transmits in a variety of formats (including full Contact ID). • Transmits and verifies data to the central station. • Offers pre-programmed dialing to the central station phone number. • Performs on and off-hook status to the phone lines. • Traces proper central station “ACK” and “Kiss-off” tone. • Activates hang-up and release phone lines. • Compatible with the IPDACT Internet Communicator. Ordering Information Part Number Description DACT-E3 E3 Series® and NetSOLO® are registered trademarks of Honeywell International Inc. Digital alarm communicator transmitter SIGNALING FM APPROVED UL® is a registered trademark of Underwriters Laboratories Inc. S1869 3025415 MEA Approved FDNY: COA #6077 City of Chicago City of Approved Denver 7165-1703:0125 Class1 Approved Class2 High Rise GAMEWELL-FCI 12 Clintonville Road, Northford, CT 06472-1610 USA • Tel: (203) 484-7161 • Fax: (203) 484-7118 Specifications are for information only, are not intended for installation purposes, and are subject to change without notice. No responsibility is assumed by Gamewell-FCI for their use. www.gamewell-fci.com 9020-0610 Rev. J page 1 of 1 ©2013 by Honeywell International Inc. All rights reserved.