Texecom Veritas R8 Replacement external bell box

Discussion in 'Alarms, CCTV & Telephones' started by jacey59, 5 Jan 2014.

  1. jacey59

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    Hi,
    I've had an R8 system for a number of years and have decided to replace the outside bell box due to a few false alarms in cold weather (suspect the micro switch). I also replaced the number pad on the remote keypad which was quite easy to do and is a great improvement on the old worn out one.

    I just wanted to ask for some advice on the bell box wiring. Images uploaded of old and new.

    The old/current box has
    1. yellow to Siren Trigger
    2. green to Strobe Trigger
    3. blue to AT Return
    4. black to -ve hold off
    5. red to +ve hold off

    The new box (Texecom Odyssey 2) has
    A 12v permanent +ve supply
    B (Bell) -ve applied output to activate siren
    C (tamp) -ve removed on tamper input
    D (0v) Permanent -ve supply
    S (STRB) -ve applied output to activate strobe

    I'm thinking of putting
    1 to B
    2 to S
    3 to C but not sure what AT return is?
    4 to D
    5 to A

    Can anyone offer any advice on this please - does what I'm thinking look correct?
    It looks like there are other wires coming from the panel (orange, brown & white). What should I do with these?
    Thanks in advance!
    JC
     
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    Looks ok texecom to texecom same letters eg A,B the others are spare.
     
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