MxPro 4Modem Interface

The Modem Interface card is a peripheral interface for use with the MxPro 4 range of control panels.

The unit permits remote PC connection for interactive control panel interrogation via the software package PC-Net-004.

The unit can be supplied in PCB format for internal panel mounting, or in an enclosure for remote mounting.

This unit has the following diagnostics

Heartbeat LED Indicator

During initial power up, LED 3 will flash at a rate of 2Hz. After approximately 5 seconds it will revert to 1Hz indicating normal operation.

Modem Status LED's

  • DCDIND – Telephone connection established
  • RXIND – Receipt of data by modem
  • DTRIND – Always illuminated
  • TXIND – Data transmission by modem

RS232 Activity LED's

  • RX – Receipt of data from fire panel
  • TX - Transmission of data to fire panel

Applications / Limitations

The modem will allow interactive interrogation of the connected fire product including transfer of the event log using Pc-Net-004 software.

Key Features

  • Remote dial-up access to the MxPro 4 Series.
  • Can be internally mounted or remotely fitted.
  • Uses Pc-Net-004 for PC to site connection
  • 3 year warranty as standard
Power Supply15-30V DC (e.g. wired from panel 24V auxiliary supply)
Supply Current100mA (typical at 24V DC)
Temperature-5°C to 50°C
Humidity95% humidity (non condensing)
Dimensions H x W x D mmEnclosure: 218 x 300 x 45

Order Codes and Options

Mxp-028(F)*: Modem Card
Mxp-028-BX: Modem Card (Boxed)
(F)*: add - Fitted (Not Mx-4100, Mx-5101)


Internal fitting of the Peripheral Relay Card is applicable only to the MxPro 4 2, 4 & 8 loop control panels.

The Modem Interface BX version can be used with the MxPro 4 1, 2, 4 & 8 loop control panels.


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