ViLX-228N-4

All Lexicomm Emergency Voice Communications Systems (EVCS) are designed to comply fully with the requirements of BS 5839-9:2021 for use as a fire telephone system (FT), disabled refuge system (DRS) or as a combined system when both fire telephones and disabled refuge call points are required.

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

The Lexicomm LX228 repeater station consists of a self-contained enclosure housing a master handset.

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 7AH VRSLA battery.

The repeater station is microprocessor controlled, it has an identical appearance to a LX228 master station and can control a maximum of 8 lines. Lines auto identify by flashing Red for EVCS calls, Blue for assist calls or flashing Green for Connected calls as detailed in BS5839pt9:2021.

Assist Calls can be acknowledged by pressing the zone key (as required by BS8300) and will return to alarm if not reset within two minutes.

A maximum of one repeater station can be connected to a ViLX-228 master station, no configuration is required.

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

Inputs

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

Outputs

Number2, Fault & In use
TypeVolt free relay
Contact30V DC 1A

Controls

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

Network Cables

TypeEnhanced*
Cores2x2 core 1mm or 1.5mm
Distance500m between panels

Standards Compliance

EMCEN55103-1,EN55103-2
LVDEN60065
Product FamilyBS5839-pt9, BS9999, BS8300

Dimensions

PanelBezelCutout
Height300mm350mm305mm
Width350mm400mm355mm
Depth95mm1mm85mm
Weight5Kg