Ace Alarms Blog

  • Changing codes on a Bell – door entry system - Here is how to change your code on your Bellisimo door entry system. Step 1: Enter the program code – this is “1212” default code from the manufacturer (the red light will appear on the keypad) Note: your installer may have changed this. Hopefully they left you with the code and instructions. If you do […]
  • The new Visonic Power Master 33 alarm panels - The New Visonic Power Master 33 alarm panels Another new alarm panel from Visonic, but is it any better than the Visonic Power Master 30? The New Visonic Power Master 33 control panel (below) is the brains of the system and is known better as an end station, as it has no controls on it, […]
  • Changing phone numbers on the Visonic Power Master 10 & 30 control panels - Changing phone numbers on the Visonic Power Master 10 & 30 control panels Here is an easy step by step guide on how to change a telephone number on your Visonic Power Master 10 & 30 alarm panels. You have phone numbers programmed into your alarm system if you are using the “Private report” facility […]
  • Adding a new Keyfob to your Visonic Power Master 10 & 30 alarm systems - Adding a new Keyfob to your Visonic Power Master 10 & 30 alarm systems You don’t need to have an engineer to come out to add another Keyyfob to your burglar alarm system. You can call us and we can put them into the post for you. This works a bit cheaper for you as […]
  • Changing Codes on the Visonic Power Master 10 alarm panel - Changing codes on the Visonic Power Master 10 alarm panel. Here is an easy step by step guide to changing your code. Step 1:  Press “>>” once. The panel display will show “user settings”. Step 2:  Press “i/o.k” button and you will be asked to enter your existing 4 digit code. Enter your code now.  […]
  • Vanishing door contacts for the Visonic Power Master range - Vanishing door contacts for the Visonic Power Master alarm systems are now available. The Vanishing door contacts are another new addition for the Power Master range. The MC302V PG2 new door contacts have been released with the Power Master 33 alarm system kits, but are also fully compatible to work with the Power Master 10 […]
  • Wago’s – ideal alarm wire connectors - Wago’s a great tool for hard wired connections. Wago’s are a push or snap fit connector’s which replace the old fashioned connector strip. Wago’s are normally used for joining electrical wires, but we have found them very useful indeed for connecting alarm wires. It has been ideal for us alarm engineers when we are connecting […]
  • Connecting up Speech Diallers using a Wireless phone jack kit - Wireless phone jack systems – a new way for us to connect your Intruder alarm system’s auto dialler facility to the phone line! This will apply to virtually any Intruder alarm that has an auto/speech dialler either built in or as an add on. Most of our customers who are having new burglar alarm installations […]
  • The New Kp 250 Pg2 Keypad and existing keypads for the Power Master Range – Compared - Another new keypad for the Power Master alarm systems has arrived!  Visonic has released a new burglar alarm system in the Power G / Power Master range – the New Power Master 33 and along side it a few new devices which are all compatible with the Power Master 10 & 30 which is great […]
  • Obsolete – Carbon monoxide detectors - We have been informed by Visonic that the Carbon Monoxide detectors are currently obsolete, There is No issue with existing detectors at all. The reasons were a little vague, but what i picked up on was that they were down to having a life span of 5 Years which the European regulations state that safety […]