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Power Failure Sensor

Receive immediate alerts when power failure is detected

Power failure sensor

Connecting to Varius Message Router with 8 dry contact inputs

The Power Failure Sensor is a switch sensor that provides dry contact output.

  • Power Failure Sensor is connected to Varius Message Router with 8 dry contact inputs.
  • Sensor outputs “Open” dry contact output when power failure is detected.
  • Varius Message Router’s switch sensor detects the power failure and triggers alerts.

Configuration for alerts

Configure Varius Message Router’s switch sensor to send alerts.

  • Configure rules for sending trip alerts, repeated trip alerts and recovery alerts.
  • Create alert profiles based on different recipients and alert channels for wider reach.
Power Failure Sensor configuration

View real-time logs

The Power Failure Sensor allows users to view real-time logs.

  • Real-time logs provide live information of the power failure status.
  • Supports filtering rules based on log date, dry contact Open/Closed status and sensor status.
  • Logs can be exported to Excel or other external systems for further processing.
  • Customize log retention period according to your compliance policy.

Specifications

Part No.RMA-PS1-SEN
Sensor InputPower on/off
Sensor OutputDry contact open/close
No power detected: Dry contact open
Power detected: Dry contact close
Power Source5VDC 1A adapter
Sensor Cable Type2 wire sensor cable
Sensor Cable Length7.62 meters (25 feet)
Maximum Sensor Cable Length274.32 meters (900 feet)
Compatible Monitoring UnitVarius Message Router V2 with 8 dry contact inputs
Varius Message Router V2 (non-cellular) with 8 dry contact inputs
Warranty90 days