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10 Year Sealed Lithium Battery Radio-Interlinked Optical Smoke Alarms & Heat Alarms - Aico Ei600 Series

£123.83 inc VAT
£103.19 ex VAT
Product Overview

The Ei600RF series of battery powered smoke and heat alarms are ideal for properties where the installation of mains powered alarms would cause unnecessary mess and disruption. The built-in RadioLINK+ modules allow wireless connection between all the linked alarms in your property including many other Aico and Ei Electronics products, helping to ensure all building occupants are are given the earliest possible warning of a potential fire.

  • RadioLINK+ wireless technology built in
  • 10 year sealed lithium battery life – you never have to change batteries
  • Ideal for extensions and newly decorated properties
  • Requires no cables between units and no mains power supply
  • Up to 12 RadioLINK or RadioLINK+ Ei Electronics products can be interlinked
  • RF range: 100 metres in free space and up to 30 metres in buildings
  • Suitable for installations complying to BS 5839-6: 2019 Grade F1
  • Digitally coded to avoid interference with neighbouring systems
  • Optical version VdS approved to BS EN 14604 (smoke), BS 5446-2 (heat), and CE marked
  • RadioLINK+ repeater function allows for the RF signal to work around obstructions
  • Can be used with manual break points and control switches
  • Features test and hush button
  • Made by Ei Electronics in Ireland
  • 5 year warranty
  • Please note: alarms are sold individually
  • This alarm is also suitable for the updated 2021 Scottish legislation for fire alarms in homes

Please Note: These units use the radio-interlink frequency 868.499MHz. This bandwidth is restricted for safety products, therefore the chances of interference should be limited.

Interlink

The table below shows all the units that can interlink with the EI600 Series.

Smoke and Heat Alarms

Model Number
Type of Unit
Type of Interlink
Ei3014RF Mains Powered Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei3016RF Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei3024RF Mains Powered Optical & Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei3028RF Mains Powered Heat & Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei2110eRF Mains Powered Multi Sensor Smoke & Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei161eRF Mains Powered Ionisation Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei164eRF Mains Powered Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei166eRF Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei168RC/141RC Mains Powered Ionisation Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei168RC/144RC Mains Powered Heat Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei168RC/146RC Mains Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei3100RF Battery Powered Ionisation Smoke Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei3103RF Battery Powered Heat Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei3105RF Battery Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - 9V Alkaline Radio Interlink
Ei603RF Battery Powered Heat Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei650RF Battery Powered Optical Smoke Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink

Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Model Number
Type of unit
Type of interlink
Ei3018RF Mains Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei3028RF Mains Powered Heat & Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei262 Mains Powered Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei208WRF Battery Powered Carbon Monoxide Detector - Sealed Lithium Radio Iinterlink

Ancillary Products

Model Number
Type of unit
Type of interlink
Ei170RF Mains Powered Strobe and Vibration Pad for the Hearing Impaired - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei450 Battery Powered Fire and CO Alarm Controller - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei411H Battery Powered Locate, Silence & Test Control Switch - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei407 Battery Powered Manual Call Point - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink
Ei410TRF Battery Powered Test Remote - Sealed Lithium Radio Interlink (Ei3100RF Series)
Ei428 Mains Powered 5A Relay Module Radio 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 alarms where applicable. However, if possible it is recommended that any alarms connected via interlink cable 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
Ei603RF - Heat Alarm EI603RF
Ei650RF - Optical Smoke Alarm EI650RF
Brand EI Electronics
Battery Type

Sealed 10 Year Lithium

Dimensions (HxDia)

Ei603RF: 55x115mm

Ei650RF: 50x115mm

Operating Temperature

Storage: 0°C to +35°C

Operating: 0°C to +40°C

Radio Linking Frequency

868.499MHz

Radio-Frequency Range

Clear Line of Sight: 100m

Typical Property: 30m

Relative Humidity

15% to 95% Relative Humidity

Sensor Type

Ei603RF: Thermistor - activates at 58°C

Ei650RF: Optical Smoke Sensor

Sound Output

85dB

Weight

EI603RF: 0.277kg

EI650RF: 0.22kg

Product Datasheets
FAQs (12)
Q. Please could you explain how the repeater function works on the Aico/Ei radio interlinked detectors.
A.

Hello. The radioLINK repeater function allows the smoke alarm to "repeat" the radio frequency signal around obstructions. This stops the signal from becoming blocked and ensures that all interlinked alarms can be reached. This repeater function is built-in to the the Ei168RC radioLINK base (with Ei140, Ei160 or Ei2110 alarm), the Ei600 series of radio interlinked battery powered smoke and heat alarms as well as the Ei262 and Ei208WRF carbon monoxide alarms as standard. When house coded, the system works itself out which alarms are to act as repeaters - it's not something you set up yourself.

Q. Does this alarm conform to BS 5446 part 1 as recommended by the Fire Service?
A.

BS 5446-1:2000 was withdrawn in 2008 and replaced by BS EN 14604:2005 to conform with European standards. These alarms are fully compliant with BS EN 14604:2005.

Q. Can the Ei600RF series be connected with a CO detector?
A.

Yes, the Ei208WRF CO detector is suitable and we recommend that you also install a Ei412 locator switch to allow you to find out if an alarm was caused by CO gas or by a fire.

Q. What is the difference between Ei3100RF radio-interlinked smoke alarm series and the Ei600 series of radio-interlinked smoke alarms? Why does one cost much more than the other?
A.

The EI600RF series are a later model and on top of all the features that the Ei3100RF offers, the series has the possibility to use the locate feature in the control switch, making the product more similar to a BS5839 part 6 Grade A alarm system. Additionally, the Ei600 series smoke alarms are offered with a true ten year life sealed lithium battery which makes the alarms acceptable in most circumstances as a BS5839 part 6 Grade D fire alarm system. This offers a substantial saving to customers, as it replaces the need for an electrician installing mains powered alarms.

Q. If the radio interlinking signal on one unit fails will the units still work as stand alone units.
A.

Yes, should the radio interlinking signal fail the units will continue to sound independently should they detect a fire.

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Pricing & Availability

Model Stock Price
Ei650RF - Optical Smoke Alarm
Product Code: EI650RF
Stock Level:
More than 20 in stock Expected dispatch: Today
Price:

£123.83 inc VAT

£103.19 ex VAT

Ei603RF - Heat Alarm
Product Code: EI603RF
Stock Level:
12 in stock Expected dispatch: Today
Price:

£131.03 inc VAT

£109.19 ex VAT

Delivery Options

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