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What alarm do I have? Alarm identification

Alarm Identification

Alarm identification can sometimes be difficult as some alarms can look quite similar, but there are a few ways that you can tell them apart. We have also highlighted a few of the most popular products.

Model number

The model number of each alarm and accessory is noted on the side of the product, along with the age and replace by date. You can type this number into the search bar above to find out all the details of your alarm.

Identification by Range

3000 Series Alarms

All alarms within the 3000 Series are mains powered with 10 year rechargeable lithium cell back-up and fit onto Easi-fit bases. All 3000 Series alarms are compatible with SmartLINK using the Ei3000MRF SmartLINK modules. 3000 Series alarms can be identified by the features below:

Which 3000 Series Alarm do I have?

Ei3028 Multi-Sensor Heat & CO Alarm – contains heat and Carbon Monoxide sensors

Ei3024 Multi-Sensor Fire Alarm – contains heat and optical sensors

Ei3018 Carbon Monoxide Alarm – contains a single Carbon Monoxide sensor

Ei3016 Optical Alarm – contains a single optical sensor

Ei3014 Heat Alarm – contains a single heat sensor

Which module do I have?

The 3000, Ei2110e and 160e Series alarms all use modules to connect alarms with each other wirelessly using radio frequency signals.

The 3000 Series use SmartLINK modules – Ei3000MRF

The Ei2110e and 160e Series use RadioLINK+ modules – Ei100MRF

Single Sensor Smoke & Heat Alarms

These alarm are mains powered with differing types of battery back up. There are three different alarm designs.

The 160e Series – mains powered with 10 year rechargeable Lithium cell back-up, compatible with RadioLINK+

The 160RC Series – mains powered with 10 year rechargeable Lithium cell back-up, compatible with RadioLINK (no longer available for purchase)

The 140RC Series – mains powered with 9V Alkaline battery back-up, compatible with RadioLINK

Carbon Monoxide Alarms

These alarms are currently a different shape to smoke and heat alarms making them easier to identify.

Mains Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarms – Both these alarms are mains powered, with a 10 year rechargeable lithium cell back up and contain AudioLINK data extraction technology. The Ei261ENRC is a standalone unit, whilst the Ei262 is compatible with RadioLINK.

Battery Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarms – These alarms contain a sealed in 10 year life lithium cell and have built in AudioLINK data extraction technology. The Ei208 is a standalone unit, whilst the Ei208W is upgradeable to RadioLINK+ with a Ei200MRF module. Also available in this range is the Ei208WRF with built-in RadioLINK+.