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Series 7100 multiprocessor-based fire control panel system comes with WindowsÂ®-based Field Configuration Program (FCP-7100)/System Operating Software (SOS) v6.1. It enables control panel to read specific sensitivity level of each sensor and allows system to compensate for changes due to age, dust accumulation, or other environmental factors. Software includes 4 conditions viewable on display to aid in isolating DACT FAULTS conditions.
Original Press Release:
Fire Control Instruments Upgrades Software For The 7100 Analog/Addressable Fire Control Panel
Version 6.1 Upgrade Incorporates Enhanced Reporting Features for the Integral DACT Circuit WESTWOOD, Mass. - Fire Control Instruments (FCI), a part of Honeywell's (NYSE: HON) Fire Systems Group, is a performance and technology leader in the life safety systems industry for commercial, industrial and educational applications worldwide. FCI announces version 6.1 of its Windows®-based Field Configuration Program (FCP-7100) and System Operating Software (SOS) for the 7100 Series fire alarm control panel. The 7100 Series is a feature packed multiprocessor-based, analog addressable fire control panel system. The basic 7100 Series control panel provides two analog addressable signaling line circuits, each supporting up to 99 analog addressable sensors and up to 98 addressable monitor modules and/or control points. The FCP-7100 software enables the 7100 Series fire alarm control panel to read the specific sensitivity level of each sensor and compensate for any changes due to age, dust accumulation or other environment factors. The release of Version 6.1 FCP-7100/SOS Upgrade, provides an enhanced reporting feature for the integral DACT circuit: four new conditions are now viewable on the display to better aid in isolating DACT FAULTS conditions should they occur. The version 6.1 upgrade also reduces the number of calls required for the dialer to make in the event of multiple alarm and/or trouble events. The 7100 Series is housed in an attractive and contemporary styled cabinet, designed with ample space for wiring and room for batteries up to 7A/H capacity. The enhanced features of this software, matched with the cabinet's progressive design make the 7100 Series fire alarm control panel a performance-based solution to your fire alarm needs. Honeywell International is a diversified technology and manufacturing leader based in Morris Township, N.J. With 2002 revenues of $22 billion, the company serves customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; specialty chemicals; fibers; and electronic and advanced materials. The company's shares are traded on the New York, London, Chicago and Pacific Stock Exchanges. Honeywell is one of the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average; it is also a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. For additional information, please visit www.honeywell.com. Fire Control Instruments (FCI), a part of Honeywell Fire Solutions Group, is a performance and technology leader in the life safety systems industry for commercial, industrial and educational applications worldwide. Utilizing high-speed networking and fiber optic communications, FCI combines intelligence with high reliability to produce an exceptional line of fire alarm systems. For more information visit www.firecontrolinstruments.com.