AMX AXB-REL8 RELAY CONTROLLER User Manual
Size:
293.69 Kb
Download

instruction manual

AXB-REL8

Axcess Relay Controller

AXlink Bus Controllers

AMX Limited Warranty and Disclaimer

AMX Corporation warrants its products to be free of defects in material and workmanship under normal use for three (3) years from the date of purchase from AMX Corporation, with the following exceptions:

Electroluminescent and LCD Control Panels are warranted for three (3) years, except for the display and touch overlay components that are warranted for a period of one (1) year.

Disk drive mechanisms, pan/tilt heads, power supplies, MX Series products, and KC Series products are warranted for a period of one (1) year.

Unless otherwise specified, OEM and custom products are warranted for a period of one (1) year.

Software is warranted for a period of ninety (90) days.

Batteries and incandescent lamps are not covered under the warranty.

This warranty extends only to products purchased directly from AMX Corporation or an Authorized AMX Dealer.

AMX Corporation is not liable for any damages caused by its products or for the failure of its products to perform. This includes any lost profits, lost savings, incidental damages, or consequential damages. AMX Corporation is not liable for any claim made by a third party or by an AMX Dealer for a third party.

This limitation of liability applies whether damages are sought, or a claim is made, under this warranty or as a tort claim (including negligence and strict product liability), a contract claim, or any other claim. This limitation of liability cannot be waived or amended by any person. This limitation of liability will be effective even if AMX Corporation or an authorized representative of AMX Corporation has been advised of the possibility of any such damages. This limitation of liability, however, will not apply to claims for personal injury.

Some states do not allow a limitation of how long an implied warranty last. Some states do not allow the limitation or exclusion of incidental or consequential damages for consumer products. In such states, the limitation or exclusion of the Limited Warranty may not apply. This Limited Warranty gives the owner specific legal rights. The owner may also have other rights that vary from state to state. The owner is advised to consult applicable state laws for full determination of rights.

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THIS WARRANTY, AMX CORPORATION MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. AMX CORPORATION EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES NOT STATED IN THIS LIMITED WARRANTY. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES THAT MAY BE IMPOSED BY LAW ARE LIMITED TO THE TERMS OF THIS LIMITED WARRANTY.

 

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

Product Information .................................................................................................

1

Front and Rear Panels ......................................................................................................

1

Specifications ....................................................................................................................

1

Connection and Wiring ............................................................................................

3

Setting the DEVICE Dip Switch.........................................................................................

3

Wiring Requirements.........................................................................................................

3

Preparing captive wires........................................................................................................

.... 4

Wiring guidelines..............................................................................................................

........ 4

Connecting the Wiring .......................................................................................................

4

AXlink data and power connections .........................................................................................

5

Wiring AXlink with optional 12 VDC power supply ...................................................................

5

Checking the installation ......................................................................................................

.... 5

Relay connections..............................................................................................................

...... 5

Testing the installation .......................................................................................................

...... 6

Rack-Mounting the AXB-REL8 (optional)..........................................................................

6

System Worksheet and Installation Guide .......................................................................

7

AXB-REL8Axcess Relay Controller

i

 

 

 

 

Table of Contents

 

ii

AXB-REL8Axcess Relay Controller

 

 

 

Product Information

Product Information

The AXB-REL8Relay Controller provides remote control for up to eight relay functions. Suitable forstand-aloneor rack mount applications, theAXB-REL8may be used with AXCESS or AXCENT systems via thefour-wireAXlink data bus.

Front and Rear Panels

The front and rear panels of the AXB-REL8are shown inFIG. 1.

Device DIP

switch

AXlink LED

AXlink DEVICE

AXlink connector

GND

AXM

 

AXP

 

PWR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Relay

LEDs (1-8)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

ON

 

 

Relay contacts 5-8

 

 

 

Relay contacts 1-4

 

 

(discrete commons)

 

 

 

(shared commons)

 

 

 

8

7

6

5

4

3

2

1

 

 

B A B A B A B A B A B A B A B A

AXlink

FIG. 1 AXB-REL8front and rear views

Specifications

The following table details the specifications for the AXB-REL8Axcess Relay Controller.

Specifications

Dimensions (HWD)

1.51" x 5.55" x 5.45" (3.84 cm x 14.10 cm x 13.84 cm)

 

 

Enclosure

Non-glare,high-impactblack matte plastic

 

 

Power Consumption

 

Baseline draw

• 90 mA @ 12 VDC (min)

With all 8 relays On

• 170 mA @ 12 VDC (max)

 

 

Weight

17.50 oz. (496.11 g)

 

 

Included Accessories

Metal tab strips included for external adjacent relay communing.

 

 

Optional Accessories

AC-RKAccessory Rack Kit

 

 

AXB-REL8Axcess Relay Controller

1

 

 

 

 

Product Information

Specifications (Cont.)

Dimensions (HWD)

1.51" x 5.55" x 5.45" (3.84 cm x 14.10 cm x 13.84 cm)

 

 

Enclosure

Non-glare,high-impactblack matte plastic

 

 

Power Consumption

 

Baseline draw

• 90 mA @ 12 VDC (min)

With all 8 relays On

• 170 mA @ 12 VDC (max)

 

 

Front Panel Components

 

 

 

AXlink Status indicator

AXlink LED (green and blinks to indicate AXlink communication activity and

 

power:

 

Full-Offindicates no power is being received or the controller is not

 

functioning properly.

 

• One blink per second indicates power is active and AXlink communication is

 

functioning.

 

Full-Onindicates there is no AXlink control or activity, but power is On.

 

 

Device DIP switch

An eight-positionDIP switch is used to set the device number for the

 

AXB-REL8.

 

 

Relay LEDs 1-8(Red)

Illuminate when associated relay is closed. Relay LED's should match panel

 

control function.

 

 

Rear Panel Components

 

 

 

AXlink connector

Four-pincaptive wire receives power and information via the AXlink bus and

 

AXlink system controller.

 

 

Relay contacts

Eight (normally -open)isolatedtwo-pinrelay contacts 1 A @ 28 VAC or VDC:

 

• Relays 1-4can share a commonif use jumper"A" pins with a tab strip

 

• Relays 5-8use discrete commons (wire commons individually)

 

 

 

2

AXB-REL8Axcess Relay Controller