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How Interconnected Smoke Detectors Work

How Interconnected Smoke Detectors are Wired – This feature allows any smoke detector to cause all smoke detectors to sound so that if there is a fire in a closed room or unoccupied area the occupants will be notified that there is a fire starting.


Interconnected Smoke Detectors Help Save Lives
Electrical Question: With interconnected smoke detectors, how come when one goes off they all go off?

This electrical question came from: Robert, a Property Manager from Poway, California.
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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Robert.

How Interconnected Smoke Detectors are Wired

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