Guide to AKCP Maximum Sensor Cable Length

An outline of the maximum cable length test results with different CAT cable for all AKCP sensors. The AKCP securityProbe and AKCP sensorProbe2+ were used during the test.

SensorCAT5 Stranded (in metres)CAT5E Solid (in metres)CAT6 Solid (in metres)
TMP00 1000 1000 1000
Thermal Map 150 100 150
Rope Water 150 150 150
Locate Water 100 150 150
Spot Water 150 100 150
Rope Fuel 100 150 150
TMP (Wired) 150 100 150
THS (Wired) 150 150 150
Airflow 150 100 150
Dry Contact 1000 1000 1000
Security Sensor 1000 1000 1000
Smoke Detector 100 100 150
4-20mAmp 100 100 150
Motion Detector 150 150 150
PRB00-AC 150 150 150
PRB00-DC 150 100 150
Siren Strobe 60 20 60
IODC8 500 500 500
Thermocouple 150 150 150
IDCV 150 150 150
8-PRB 150 150 150
5-DCS 1000 1000 1000
ACV 1000 1000 1000
Probe Switch [1] 1000 1000 1000
DCT008 Daisy Chain 500 500 500
UFLS 150 100 150

[1] Note: not supported on the sensorProbe2+

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