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ViLX-228N 2 to 8 Line EVCS Master Station

A simple Master station with 8 buttons for answering calls with the master handset.

Key features:
  • Compact Design
  • Fully Compliant to BS 5839-9:2021
  • Integrated Assist Call and acknowledge meeting BS8300
  • Full Duplex operation
  • Wall mount enclosure
  • Lockable handset cover
  • Expandable from 2 to 8 lines
  • Inbuilt networking

Designed for ease of installation and commissioning, the LX228 is a solution for smaller projects, but with built in networking it can form the local control element of complex campus style systems.

The system is suitable for EVCS in addition to Assist Call emergency assitance alarms.

Enhanced engineer functions, such as single engineer test and line identify reduce time and expense for both commissioning engineers and facilities maintenance companies.The Lexicomm LX228 is a self contained enclosure housing a master handset, one to four dual line cards, an EN54-4:A2 2006 power supply & battery charger and can be surface or flush mounted . The case is made from powder coated zintec, with a smoked perspex door covering the handset. 20mm cable knock-outs are provided for all necessary cables as well as space for the backup 12V VRSLA battery.

ViLX-228N-2   2 Line Master Station
ViLX-228N-4   4 Line Master Station
ViLX-228N-8   8 Line Master Station

Power Supply and Charger

AC input230VAC +/- 10% 50/60Hz
Internal supply5V, 16V, 27V DC
SupplyMonitored Open, Short, Fuses, High Impedance
ProtectionDeep discharge, Short, Thermal
Battery type1 x 12V 7AH VRSLA
Mains fuse240V 1A HRC
Battery fuse750mA PTC
Charge current400mA


Lines2-8 in 2 line blocks
Remote enableShort to use
End of line10KΩ

Outstation Cables

TypeStandard* / Enhanced
Cores1 x 2 core radial 1mm or 1.5mm
Distance500m from master station


Number2, Fault & In use
Fault Relay1x Volt free NC, Com 30VDC 1A
In Use Relay1x Volt free NO, Com 30VDC 1A


Buttons8 Zone keys
Zone LEDs (x8)RGB Status leds
Fault LEDs3, PSU, System, General
Supply LEDs2, AC ,DC present

Network Cables

TypeStandard* Enhanced
Cores2x2 core loops, 1mm or 1.5mm (2c Data,2c Audio)
Distance500m max between panels

Standards Compliance

EMCEN 55035:2017+A11:2020 EN 55032:2015+A1:2020
LVDEN IEC62368-1:2020+A11:2020
Product FamilyBS 5839-9:2021 BS 9999:2017 BS 8300-2:2018