NFPA Compliant BDA Power and Battery Charger System

Altronix CommBatt1 is an in-building power and battery backup solution for emergency response radio coverage system. Designed and engineered to meet NFPA 1225 codes providing integrators and consultants with a BDA power and backup option.

  • Input
        • Voltage: 115VAC-220VAC 50/60Hz, 2A
        • Input Fuse: 5A/250V
      • Outputs
        • Voltage: 12VDC or 24VDC
      • Current
        • UL2524 Specifications:
          • 24V @ 5.5A total or 12V @ 9A total current
        • UL864/ULC-S527 Specifications:
          • 24V: 3.5A standby, 6A alarm
          • 12V: 3.5A standby, 12A alarm
        • Auxiliary:
          • Power-limited @ 0.6A (unswitched)
        • Other:
          • Overvoltage protection. Filtered and regulated
    • Battery Charging
      • Type: Sealed lead acid or gel type; Two (2) 55AH batteries in series for 24V, One (1) or two (2) in parallel for 12V, 12AH option for UL864
      • Charge Current: 3A for 12V and 2A for 24V
      • Fuse Rating: 20A/32V
      • (Batteries are sold separately).
    • Supervision (Form “C” Contacts)
      • AC: Failure/Brownout
      • Battery: Low Battery/Battery Presence/Battery fail
      • Component Trouble: Critical Component Failure
      • Charger Circuit Failure
      • FACP Reporting
    • Indicators
      • Component Failure: Critical Component Failure
      • Battery: Low or missing battery
      • AC Input: AC Brownout or failure
      • Charger: Charger trouble
      • Heartbeat: Processor failure
      • Critical Failure: Wrong voltage, shutdown indicator
    • Physical and Environmental
      • NEMA-4, UL Listed aluminum red powder coated wall mount enclosure with IP 65 battery vent and locking door, IP-68 cable entries
    • Temperature
      • Operating: 0ºC to 49ºC (32ºF to 120ºF)
      • Storage: – 20ºC to 70ºC (– 4ºF to 158ºF)
    • Relative Humidity
      • 85% +/– 5%
    • BTU/Hr. (approx.)
      • 74 BTU/Hr.
    UL Listed For:
    Standard for In-building 2-Way Emergency Radio Communication Enhancement Systems (UL2524)
    Control Units and Accessories for Fire Alarm Systems (UL864)
    cUL Listed For:
    CAN/ULC-S527 Fourth Edition, 2019 - Control Units for Fire Alarm Systems
    • CommBatt1 Enclosure
    • Dimensions 19.7"W x 26"H x 8"D (500 mm W x 660.5 mm H x 203 mm D).
    Weights (approximate):
    • Product Weight: 33 Lbs. (15 kg).
    • Shipping Weight: 40 Lbs. (18.15 kg).