Siemens FCA2015-U1


Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter

Availability: Estimated 1 - 2 Weeks

  • Factory New
Brand: Siemens Part #: 46946 Categories: , , Manufacturer Part #: FCA2015-U1Secondary Part #: S54400-A63-A1


The Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter (DACT) is used to provide communication between either a 252-point or 504-point addressable Cerberus PRO system; one (1) Fire Terminal (Model FT924), and with either a central or remote monitoring station. The Model FCA2015-U1 DACT module mounts directly on the back enclosure and connects to the periphery boards. Each DACT enables remote transmission of alarms and events via a public telephone line. Additionally, Model FCA2015-U1 supports two (2) lines and four (4) accounts, and can transmit serial information (including the address of the event) to the monitoring station. Any of the accounts can send Alarm, Gas Alarm, Supervisory, Trouble, Reset, or Trouble-restore data (or any combination) as required. Each DACT can perform the automatic 24-hour test required by NFPA, Chapter 4. Model FCA2015-U1 is FM (#3010); CSFM (#7165-0067:0259) and FDNY (#6104) Approved.


Weight 0.40 lbs
Dimensions 5.00 × 4.00 × 5.00 in

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Unit of Measurement

EA (Each)

Production Status



  • Four (4) separate monitoring accounts available
  • Sends serial data to a central monitoring station
  • Two (2) phone lines available
  • Reports in eight (8) standard-communication formats
  • Automatic 24-hour test feature
  • Connects to either a 252-point (Model FCI2016-U1) or 504-point (Model FCI2017-U1) periphery board, and mounts to any of the following:
    • up to 252-point addressable panel: FC922 (fire) or FV922 (voice)
    • up to 504-point addressable panel: FC924 (fire) or FV924 (voice)
    • Cerberus PRO fire terminal, Model FT924
  • All programming is made as part of the Cerberus PRO control panel’s set configuration
    • Compatible with built-in Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory [EEPROM] system firmware
  • UL Listed, ULC Listed
    • for central-station / remote-station monitoring
  • UL 864 9th Edition Listed, ULC Listed; FM, CSFM and NYC Fire Dept. Approved

Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter: Model FCA2015-U1


Siemens - Data Sheet

Serial Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitter (DACT)


Siemens - Installation Instruction