FS-250 OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
In case of alarm, the Alarm LED flashes, LCD displays alarm condition and the panel buzzer sounds
steady. Local audible and visual signals and remote alarm signals operate.
When an alarm occurs, proceed according to the established emergency plan. Assure that all personnel
are accounted for, and notify the Fire Department to advise of the alarm and/or verify that an automatic
signal has been received at the Fire Department.
To acknowledge the alarm:
To acknowledge the alarm, press the Acknowledge button. The local buzzer will be silenced and
the Alarm LED will change from on-flashing to on-steady.
To silence the alarm:
To silence the notification appliances after evacuation, where permitted, press the Alarm Silenced
button. The silenceable notification appliances will be silenced. The Alarm Silenced LED will be
Note: Do not reset the panel until the alarm has been cleared.
Warning: Alarm silence inhibit (if set) prevents the alarm from being silenced for a
To reset panel after alarm:
When the alarm condition is corrected, return the panel to normal standby operation by pressing
the System Reset switch.
Trouble is indicated by:
Trouble LED flashes
LCD will display trouble conditions
Panel buzzer sounds on-pulsing
To acknowledge the trouble buzzer:
Press the Acknowledge button. The Trouble LED turns on-steady and the buzzer turns off. When
the trouble condition has been cleared, you may need to reset the panel to restore to a normal
Warning: Leaving the panel in a trouble condition may cause a fire alarm condition not to
initiate a fire alarm sequence.
The green AC Power On LED will be lit and no other indicators on
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Telephone Number: _____________________________________________
Frame these instructions and mount them near the control panel for operator reference.
Authorized Personnel Only
Normal Standby Condition