Q. What is the difference between the 10Y29 and the Kidde PE910?
A. The 10Y29 is smaller in diameter, has a large test button to allow the use of a broom handle for testing the smoke alarm and has been tested not only to BS EN standards but also to additional, very demanding German standards, which have reduced the likelihood of nuisance alarms.
105 customers have rated this product and it has an overall rating of 4.7 out of 5
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Easy to test with broom handle.
Excellent service and good looking product
Quick and easy to install, working fine so far, just what we needed
10 yr battery good, neat smoke alarm not very noticeable
Easy to fit and test, but hope it will never have to come in "useful".
Well built quality product
It's working but the proof of any alarm is do they work when you need them - I hope never to have to find out
Does the job, good delivery.
Easy to fit it to the wall.
Easy to fit. Works when testing the button.
Kept alarming for no reason
Alarm kept going off. I rang customer service and they said an insect might have got into it and to blow with cold hairdryer!!
It still doesn't work and alarm goes off randomly.
Easy to install and the service from Safelincs was great
Battery went flat within 2 months. Hopefully this is just a 1-off.
Good quaity and prompt service
not that we've had a fire, but appears to work well, neat, tidy, compact....does what it says on the tin
Took minutes to install and will not need to be touched for 10 years
Appears to be what I expected. Only a real situation will prove it, so I hope it doesn't need to be proven.
Slightly smaller than the one it was replacing but I decided to leave the original and position it in a better place. The original was too near to the kitchen door and was set off by the oven.
excellent product and easy to fit
The first product was faulty,but was exchanged quickly & efficiently
Solid construction, lifetime battery, testing button, operation led, etc. It inspires confidence.
easy to fit, neat and compact. good vale
Excellent product as per description
Product was recommended by the fire service and it has not disappointed. I would recommend to anybody
Sturdy product, easy to install and operate.
Very easy to fit and just the job.
looks good and works well during test. hopefully works well in practice.
Seems to be an excellent product
Very impressed. A good fire alarm. Reliable so far.
10 year battery life is excellent for us seniors which saves us having to get on step ladder every year to change battery. Ta
Great for us older people not to have to climb up to change the battery every year and gives us peace of mind.
Easy installation. Easy testing
Very compact alarm which can be installed with no fuss. Ten year battery gives peace of mind. Compact design.
EXACTLY WHAT I WANTED-TICKED ALL MY BOXES
Excellent product, small although not very flat, easy to install.
Simple to install. Monthly notification to test alarm is good
so far so good
only been fitted since May but all good so far and easy to fit.
Good value for money, good instructions, quickly fitted.
We were worried at first as one of them appeared to not work but did so after we placed the actual unit onto its backing on the wall. So far so good.
very pleased with service
Product exactly as we wanted covered description given by a member of the fire service.
Very easy to install, just need to see how long battery lasts!
Great value. Easy to install
easy to install. No fuss.
good product,quick delivery, good packaging. keep doing it right
Excellent value for money.
Not much to pay for peace of mind. Excellent service and delivery. Will use Safelincs again.
Easy to put up, seems to work as it should. Good stuff!
Will only really know long term, but it is working perfectly so far
As described, also is neat and unobtrusive on my narrowboat.
Item easy to install and test
excellent detector looks attractive easy to fit clear instructions
first class product
so easy to fit.great quality and good value.
Kidde are excellent have 5 of their alarms
Kidde is well known to me as far back as the 1960's the units are very compact and with 10 year battery life (non removable) they are perfect. Smoke alarms can be purchased for much less but what price safety and reliability.
Excellent service, excellent product.
does what it says it wil do
I have always been safet aware, and this product does what it says it will do, and sufficient for me to feel safe that if anything unfor seen happens, I will be alerterd . thanks for the chance to air my views.... john maclean
easy to fit and quickly delivered
Neat and easy to fit product.
Very good, and easy to install.
An excellent product, simple operation and the additional service of regular reminder to test the alarm is a bonus.
Just the job -piece of mind.
Easy to install and looks good.
That's it till 2023 then !
I purchased these smoke alarms to replace two 16 year old mains alarms fitted when the house was built and were now malfunctioning. I needed long life alarms as I am disabled and stepladders are now difficult for me. These alarms were fitted as per instructions and work fine. I would unreservedly recommend these alarms.
Comprehensive instructions made it simple to install
You have to have faith in the product for you may only use it once and that is the time your life is at risk
!0 years is a long time to have faith in an object that if activated will save your life. One hopes one will never have to test how excellent this alarm is ( nothing happens when I press the rating button ( excellant )
easy to assemble
very good price. easy to assemble. fix to the ceiling very well with no more nail. recommend to others.
can be tricky to line up and still not sure its correctly installed but it is at least up there
first rate will deal again thank you
Easy to fit not too senetive
Smart design and super easy to install
I'm a female pensioner with limited DIY skills but managed to screw these to my ceilings with no problems at all. They look very unobtrusive and work a treat
good to know that battery lasts.
this is a great product and I think there needs to be a big campaign on how smoke alarms can be a lifesaver as there are still people I know who don't have one.....unbelievable these days!!
Easy to put up, very unobtrusive, have forgotten they are even there.
Small, neat, with useful one button (end-of-a-broom sized) test button. Love idea of the built in 10 battery life.
easy to fit and test - hope i never need it
nice to know i am protected for 10 years - makes sleeping easier
nice to know I am protected for 10 years - makes sleeping easier,
Looks good - give us piece of mind
Excellent value for peace of mind!
Quite small and unobtrusive. Easy and quick to put up, and no more need to get the step ladder out! Big hush/test button with a recess to 'grab' the end of a broom, and no batteries to change.
Very easy to install - hope I never have to find out how good it really is...
A silent sentry giving one confidence.
my only caveat with this alarm is that it doesn't seem very loud,
Ordered on line. Speedy efficient delivery. It works well. The toaster set it off!
Exactly as described and good value for money.
A well-made lightweight product, but I can't give it four stars until ten years have passed!
easy to fit no batteries to fit for ten years ideal.
Excellent product very satisfied
discreet, smart, easy to fit.
Look good & perfect for the job very impressed.
Easy to fit, reassuring quality
It is so small i don't even notice it and it is reassuring to know that I will not have to replace the battery .
good quality product and long term value
compact & easy to install, & use
Simple to fit, easy to test, very loud
Does all that is needed and more!
All-white design means that it blends in quite well, but it is higher than expected and therefore fairly obtrusive. The black writing on one side is irritating as you cannot remove it.
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10th January 2012
Excellent product, very slim and smaller than thought, looks good also.