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by Jack Boorsma
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: What tones would you prefer for voice evac?
Replies: 20
Views: 1659

What tones would you prefer for voice evac?

This is something that I feel everyone has their own opinions on to some extent. When it comes to voice evac, there are a number of different tones and messages that are played to warn occupants in a building of an emergency that requires evacuation or other emergency action. What tones/messages do ...
by Jack Boorsma
Sat Jan 05, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: New video! I burned my heat detector...
Replies: 1
Views: 422

New video! I burned my heat detector...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImOqfOYXHc4&index=3&list=PLBp5LGArzIj2_5q0KiESZ0fxnRBHojhEy Devices used in this video: Silent Knight SK-5208 Bosch Smoke/Heat Detector 2 System Sensor 2W-B i3 Conventional Smoke Detectors Notifier NBG-12L Pull Station Simplex 2099-9754 Single Action T-Bar 2 Simplex ...
by Jack Boorsma
Tue Dec 25, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: School Bell & PA Systems
Replies: 62
Views: 18779

Re: School Bell & PA Systems

Well, My High School has a super high tech interesting bell system. It was installed in 2015 and it is a CareHawk CH1000. We use more than one bell tone. Since our high school has 2 buildings, there are students who need to transfer during the school day. So, a soft little warning chime will ring to...
by Jack Boorsma
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: SK-5208 Test 1
Replies: 1
Views: 607

SK-5208 Test 1

Devices used:
System Sensor 2W-B i3 Smoke detector.
System Sensor P2gRL Horn/Strobe.
Wheelock EH-EL1 Remote Horn.
Simplex 2099-9754 Single Action T-Bar.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7hc1PQmSME
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tones and messages downloads
Replies: 0
Views: 702

Tones and messages downloads

Hello! Over the past couple of months, I have been working on a google drive folder that contains; PA system tones/chimes/bells, Voice evac messages, and alarm tones. I will continue adding to this file as I come across more tones over time. If you have any tones/messages that you would like me to u...
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: Fire Alarm Lot un-boxing video
Replies: 1
Views: 539

Fire Alarm Lot un-boxing video

In this video, I unbox 5 new devices that I purchased off of eBay. Sadly, the horn on the integrity that I got is fried. Please, subscribe!
by Jack Boorsma
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: System Sensor!
Replies: 1
Views: 455

System Sensor!

by Jack Boorsma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Hey! I can’t make up my mind...
Replies: 9
Views: 1293

Re: Hey! I can’t make up my mind...

Ok! I am for sure getting a panel THIS YEAR! and I know what it is. It's not one that was in the polls, but its a good one. I will be getting an SK-5208 within the next few months as my first panel. I'm not too worried about it, because I have been in the community since 2013,(been known as system f...
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Hey! I can’t make up my mind...
Replies: 9
Views: 1293

Re: Hey! I can’t make up my mind...

ConorTheFAguy6 wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:35 am
I think you should get a fire shield, but that’s just me, an EST fanboy
Actually I was thinking about it...
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: What is the deal with this simplex system!?
Replies: 6
Views: 1088

What is the deal with this simplex system!?

Hello, I just wanted to explain my elementary school's fire alarm system to you. This school was a very large elementary school, and it had a simplex 4020. Inside the classrooms, we had simplex QuickAlert horn strobes (an earlier model of the TrueAlert) And in the hallways, we had 4903 electronic ho...
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: Review of my potter PBD2410 Bell.
Replies: 2
Views: 555

Re: Review of my potter PBD2410 Bell.

Simplex 4051 wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:42 pm
You did a really nice review there! I hope we will see more from you!
Thank you! I will for sure post again!
by Jack Boorsma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: User Created Fire Alarm Media
Topic: Review of my potter PBD2410 Bell.
Replies: 2
Views: 555

Review of my potter PBD2410 Bell.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSLoIa89f44&t=20s


Subscribe to my YouTube channel! I would really appreciate it!
by Jack Boorsma
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Hey! I can’t make up my mind...
Replies: 9
Views: 1293

Hey! I can’t make up my mind...

Hello, I am Just getting ready to make a final decision on what new panel I should by. My budget is about $450 MAX.
This will be my 1st panel, so I need some advice and tips. Thank you! -Jack (System Fire 2.0)