Outdoor sensors for DSC

Reply

  #1  
Old 08-20-17, 06:22 AM
L
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2017
Location: United States
Posts: 3
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Outdoor sensors for DSC

I'd like to put a wireless door switch or PIR in the pool area, and probably put it in a new partition... Is there anything available that works outdoors? I'm guessing I'll have to DIY some type of waterproof box or just sacrifice a sensor every Summer.

Along the same lines, does anyone place a smoke detector in the attic or unheated garage?

Thanks,

Larry
 
  #2  
Old 08-21-17, 04:45 PM
M
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: Gainesville, FL, USA
Posts: 16,908
Received 122 Votes on 113 Posts
For their standard Power Series product line, DSC doesn't really make an outdoor rated wireless motion. They do make one for the NEO product line.

Smoke detectors in garages and attics are a bad idea for a number of technical and practical reasons. Those spaces are normally protected with heat detectors.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: