Security & Fire Protection Systems/Ademco Vista 20 with 6160 keypad


David Eicher wrote at 2016-02-29 20:37:47
The IControl takeover module is an interface that wires in series between the keypad wires at the panel and the keypad screws. It's purpose is to send the data thats going to and from the keypads to a device that interfaces with the Internet allowing wireless devices like cameras to be added to your proprietary wired system. If your not interested in using an app to arm/disarm remotely, then it isn't necessary. Hope this helps.  

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Dave Neuweiler


The design and application of burglary and fire systems for homes and businesses. Helping alarm owners understand how their system works. Helping to troubleshoot false alarm problems. Questions about monitoring issues.


Over a quarter century in the industry. Experience in installation, service, and monitoring centers. Training manager for a national protective services company; director of education and training for a national trade organization for for alarm dealers.


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