Axis En LogoExpander Module

The Axis Wireless Expander is an externally powered module that supports the Axis Wireless Translator module.  The Expander module provides the ability to communicate with wireless devices over greater distances and in difficult radio environments.

The Axis Wireless system utilizes a unique and powerful ‘Microcell’ architecture with a capacity of up to 7 Expanders and 32 wireless devices per translator module. Wireless devices can be any combination of detectors, call points, sounders or input and output modules.

Key Features

  • Bi-directional communication protocol between all wireless devices
  • Rapid, cost effective installation with minimal disturbance
  • Patented double orthogonal antennae provides reliable communication
  • Unique channel hopping algorithm virtually eliminates signal corruption and fade
  • Up to 7 Expanders allowed with each translator
  • Flexible ‘Microcell’ structure
Communication range600 meters In open space
Communication range with other wireless devices200 meters In open space
Operating frequency868.15 MHz - 869.85 MHz
Modulation typeFSK
Operating frequency channels7
Radiated power5 dBm (3 mW) typical
Transmission message period12 seconds default
Power supply voltage rangeFrom 9 V to 27 V
Current consumption85 mA @ 12 Vdc
Dimensions H x W x D mm120 x 160 x 51 w/o antennas
Weight grams330 w/o batteries
Operating temperature rangeFrom -30ºC to +50ºC
AntennasTwo External, in orthogonal configuration
Primary and backup power supply voltage’s lower fault threshold11 +/- 0.5 V
IP Rating51C

Order Codes and Options

20-SGWE100-ADV: Wireless Expander