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Mains Powered Heat Alarm with Self-Charging 10 Year Back-up Battery - Aico Ei3014

£46.79 inc VAT
£38.99 ex VAT
Product Overview

The Ei3014 is a mains powered heat alarm with built in, tamper-proof, rechargeable lithium back-up battery which allows the alarm to stay powered during a mains power outage. The alarm contains a high performance thermistor which will trigger the alarm when it reaches a temperature of 58°C and performs its own self checks every 48 seconds to ensure the alarm is fully functioning. Featuring a test / silence button, the Ei3014 is fitted with AudioLINK technology as standard allowing you to extract real time data from the alarm directly to your smart phone. The alarm is also SmartLINK compatible when used in conjuction with an Ei3000MRF module which adds many new features and is also backwards compatible with RadioLINK and RadioLINK+ devices.

  • 230V mains powered with rechargeable lithium back-up battery
  • Available in Optical, Carbon Monoxide, Heat & Carbon Monoxide and Optical & Heat
  • AudioLINK technology allows users to extract real time data to their smart phone or tablet
  • Suitable for kitchens and garages
  • Suitable for installations complying to BS 5839-6: 2019 Grade D1
  • Supplied with an Easi-fit baseplate
  • High performance thermistor to provide quick response times
  • Memory feature - easy to identify an alarm that has previously sounded
  • Hardwire interlink with up to 12 devices
  • Compatible with Ei140, Ei160e and Ei2110e alarms
  • 85dB warning alarm at 3m
  • Performs its own self checks every 48 seconds to ensure the alarm is fully functioning
  • Test/Silence button
  • SmartLINK compatible when used in conjunction with Ei3000MRF
  • CE marked and Kitemarked to BS 5446-2: 2003
  • 5 year manufacturer's warranty
  • This alarm is also suitable for the updated 2022 Scottish legislation for fire alarms in homes
Please Note: The Ei3000MRF SmartLINK module for radio-interlinking is sold separately.

Interlink

The tables below show all the products that can interlink with the Ei3014.

More products may be compatible when installed in conjunction with the Ei3000MRF SmartLINK module. Please see the Ei3014RF bundle for further information.

Smoke and Heat Alarms

Model Number
Type of Unit
Type of Interlink
Ei3014 / Ei3014RF Mains Powered Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei3016 / Ei3016RF Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei3024 / Ei3024RF Mains Powered Optical & Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei3028 / Ei3028RF Mains Powered Heat & Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei2110e / Ei2110eRF Mains Powered Multi Sensor Smoke & Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei161e / Ei161eRF Mains Powered Ionisation Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei164e / Ei164eRF Mains Powered Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei166e / Ei166eRF Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei141 / Ei168RC141RC Mains Powered Ionisation Alarm - 9V Alkaline Hardwire Interlink
Ei144 / Ei168RC144RC Mains Powered Heat Alarm - 9V Alkaline Hardwire Interlink
Ei146 / Ei168RC146RC Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - 9V Alkaline Hardwire Interlink

Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Model Number
Type of unit
Type of interlink
Ei3018 / Ei3018RF Mains Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei3028 / Ei3028RF Mains Powered Heat & Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink
Ei261 Mains Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Hardwire Interlink

Ancillary Products

Model Number
Type of unit
Type of interlink
MCP401RC Mains Powered Manual Call Point Hardwire Interlink
Ei1529RC Mains Powered Locate, Silence & Test Control Switch Hardwire Interlink
Ei159 Mains Powered Smoke Alarm Locator Switch Hardware Interlink
Ei128R Mains Powered 5A Relay Module Hardwire Interlink
Ei128RBU Mains Powered 5A Relay Module with Lithium Backup Battery Hardwire Interlink
Y03 Mains Powered Multi Frequency Sounder Hardwire Interlink (via relay)
SAB300C Mains Powered Flashing Xenon Strobe (Clear) Hardwire Interlink (via relay)
SAB300R Mains Powered Flashing Xenon Strobe (Red) Hardwire Interlink (via relay)

Wiring Explained

Mains powered Ei Electronics smoke and heat alarms require a 230V AC power supply and up to 12 alarms can be hardwire interlinked in one system.

To obtain a mains power supply, each alarm can be connected to the nearest lighting circuit using 2 core and earth cable with a separate, dedicated interlink cable connecting all alarms. However, if possible it is recommended that the alarms are all powered from a dedicated circuit from the distribution board using 3 core and earth cable for safety during maintenance, as the interlink cable will carry power from live alarms on other power circuits. Please see the diagram below:-

Wiring Mains Powered Alarms

Technical Data
Product Code EI3014
Brand EI Electronics
Back-Up Battery

10 year sealed lithium

Dimensions (HxDia)

66x150mm

Operating Temperature

0°C to 40°C

Relative Humidity

15% to 95% Relative Humidity

Sound Output

85dB

Weight 0.44kg
Product Datasheets
FAQs (10)
Q. Do I need an ionisation or optical smoke alarm?
A.

We recommend using an optical smoke alarm in hallways, as these are less likely to go off because of cooking fumes from a connected kitchen. Optical smoke alarms are also ideal for living rooms, dining rooms, bedrooms, as they are good at detecting smouldering fires from soft furnishings. For landings we recommend ionisation alarms. Heat alarms are designed for kitchens and garages. No alarms should be installed in bathrooms.

Q. Why do your mains powered alarms have batteries?
A.

All our mains powered alarms have a battery backup. Although mains powered alarms without this option do exist (BS5839 part 6 grade E), we regard them as far too dangerous, as a lot of fires are caused by electrical faults leaving the building unprotected against fire if the smoke alarms have no backup battery. With our mains powered alarms you will always be protected.

Q. Can I put my smoke alarm on the wall, or must it be mounted on the ceiling?
A.

The best location to install your smoke alarm is in the centre of the ceiling rather than on the wall. During a fire, smoke initially rises and then spreads to the sides of the room. By installing the alarm on the ceiling, this ensures that you receive the earliest possible warning of a fire.

Q. Do you need an electrician to connect mains powered smoke alarms?
A.

It is necessary that an electrician installs mains powered smoke alarms.

Q. What sort of smoke alarm system would I need to install for a HMO?
A.

BS 5839-6 recommends that one or two storey HMOs with an individual floor area of no more than 200sqm (not the total of both floors) should have a Grade D smoke alarm system installed. Grade D refers to mains powered smoke alarms with a back up battery power supply. The alarms can be interlinked either by wire or by radio signal and the system does not require a separate fire alarm panel. For HMOs of 3 storey or higher, a Grade A panel system would need to be installed. This can cover the whole of the building, or can be used just for the communal areas with a separate Grade D system installed for the individual dwellings. For both applications, the level of cover should be a minimum of LD3 (in all escape routes) but this may change according to the fire risk assessment.

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Excellent Warranty

This product is supplied with a 5 year manufacturers warranty as standard

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