Model # SK642

Internet #203446032

IDEAL Security Wireless Water and Flood Detector with Telephone Dialer
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Wireless Water and Flood Detector with Telephone Dialer

  • Get alerted to leaks or flooding so you can react quickly
  • Includes 1 sensor and 1 telephone dialer for remote notifications
  • Part of Ideal Security's SK6 Wireless Home Monitoring System
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Product Overview

  • Get alerted to leaks or flooding so you can react quickly
  • Includes 1 sensor and 1 telephone dialer for remote notifications
  • Part of Ideal Security's SK6 Wireless Home Monitoring System
The IDEAL Security Wireless Water & Flood Detector system eliminates the need for costly and recurring monthly monitoring fees. With this detector, the system calls you. A water detector connected to a telephone system may be able to provide advance notice of a problem and may help reduce the damage that water can do. The sensor detects water and sends a wireless signal to the telephone dialer for quick notification, while the dialer stores and calls up to five different telephone numbers to alert (land line and electricity are required for the dialer). The receiver of the alarm call will hear a series of beeps indicating which zone has had an alarm. Both local and long-distance calls can be made to land phones, mobile phones or pagers, and up to 22 additional wireless devices and eight remote controls can be added to the system for further security. Other sensors include motion, temperature and door and window contacts.
  • Wireless sensor detects water, sounds alarm and sends signal to the dialer, which can store and call five phone numbers up to five times
  • Receivers of alarm calls will hear beep sounds (four styles) indicating a problem; call display on receiver's phone is recommended to determine from where call is originating
  • 22 Ideal sensors, sirens and eight remote controls can be linked to the dialer
  • Dialer can store sensors in up to four zones and beeps will identify zones
  • Backup battery provides limited service during a power failure, which may provide early notice to help prevent serious damage to your home
  • Maximum range from sensor to telephone dialer is 40 meters (130 ft.); sensor wire is 6 ft. (2 meters)
  • Batteries and connections included (operates on 9-Volt battery)
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

Product Overview

  • Get alerted to leaks or flooding so you can react quickly
  • Includes 1 sensor and 1 telephone dialer for remote notifications
  • Part of Ideal Security's SK6 Wireless Home Monitoring System
Model #: SK642
Internet #: 203446032

The IDEAL Security Wireless Water & Flood Detector system eliminates the need for costly and recurring monthly monitoring fees. With this detector, the system calls you. A water detector connected to a telephone system may be able to provide advance notice of a problem and may help reduce the damage that water can do. The sensor detects water and sends a wireless signal to the telephone dialer for quick notification, while the dialer stores and calls up to five different telephone numbers to alert (land line and electricity are required for the dialer). The receiver of the alarm call will hear a series of beeps indicating which zone has had an alarm. Both local and long-distance calls can be made to land phones, mobile phones or pagers, and up to 22 additional wireless devices and eight remote controls can be added to the system for further security. Other sensors include motion, temperature and door and window contacts.

  • Wireless sensor detects water, sounds alarm and sends signal to the dialer, which can store and call five phone numbers up to five times
  • Receivers of alarm calls will hear beep sounds (four styles) indicating a problem; call display on receiver's phone is recommended to determine from where call is originating
  • 22 Ideal sensors, sirens and eight remote controls can be linked to the dialer
  • Dialer can store sensors in up to four zones and beeps will identify zones
  • Backup battery provides limited service during a power failure, which may provide early notice to help prevent serious damage to your home
  • Maximum range from sensor to telephone dialer is 40 meters (130 ft.); sensor wire is 6 ft. (2 meters)
  • Batteries and connections included (operates on 9-Volt battery)
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
4.3
Product Height (in.)
3.2
Product Width (in.)
1.7

Details

Battery Type Required
9v
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Detects/ Tests For
water
On-Unit Display
N/A
Power Type
Battery
Returnable
90-Day
Review Function
None

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited one year warranty: All of Ideal Security products are warranted to be free of labour and material defects for one year from date of purchase. Defective products can be returned to place of purchase with proof of purchase for replacement. Please call customer service if you should have questions or missing parts at 1-800-361-2236 x 230 or visit our web site at www.idealinc.com

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
4.3
Product Height (in.)
3.2
Product Width (in.)
1.7

Details

Battery Type Required
9v
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Detects/ Tests For
water
On-Unit Display
N/A
Power Type
Battery
Returnable
90-Day
Review Function
None

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited one year warranty: All of Ideal Security products are warranted to be free of labour and material defects for one year from date of purchase. Defective products can be returned to place of purchase with proof of purchase for replacement. Please call customer service if you should have questions or missing parts at 1-800-361-2236 x 230 or visit our web site at www.idealinc.com

Questions & Answers

How many different phones numbers can it dial? I need to dial two separate numbers.

How many different phones numbers can it dial? I need to dial two separate numbers.
Asked by: gf
Can dial up to 5 different numbers
Answered by: RG
Date published: 2018-03-01

Do you have to have a land line

Asked by: Curt
Yes
Answered by: RG
Date published: 2018-03-01

Can you set this device so that it will trigger both an audible alarm (siren) and the auto dialer...

Can you set this device so that it will trigger both an audible alarm (siren) and the auto dialer at the same time or is it only one type of warning?
Asked by: Dan
Yes, that is the default. Siren can be disabled via configuration option.
Answered by: RG
Date published: 2018-03-01

Has anyone tried this with a VOIP line? Why wouldn't it work if it is plugged into the modem?

Asked by: PaigeK
Our dialers work on landline only, not VoIP, nor WiFi.
Answered by: IdealSecurity
Date published: 2017-09-25
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Customer Reviews

Wireless Water and Flood Detector with Telephone Dialer is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 14.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from it works (phone dial up)... it works (phone dial up)
Date published: 2017-04-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very nice! Simple installation. User manual is a bit messed up in that pages are not in order. Ot... Very nice! Simple installation. User manual is a bit messed up in that pages are not in order. Other than that... great product.
Date published: 2017-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ideal security wireless water & floo detector with tele dialer Easy to install an add set up a good less expensive means of flood alert and property protection.
Date published: 2016-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Peace of MInd After two sump pump failures and a flooded basement as a result, this product is exactly what we needed for our peace of mind. Set-up was fairly simple of you take your time and read the directions. Our landline is on the second floor, opposite end of the house from the sump pump and I was pleased that the signal was able to go that far. I tested the phone call option and that also works. So, if we are away fro the house we can just contact someone close to home and they can hopefully correct the issue. Both times the sump pump failed, we were home so this would have save us a lot of headaches.
Date published: 2016-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thank you, thank you, saved me a lot of grief! Works great! I have sensors installed in my basement in case I have a problem with my sump pumps. We just had a lot of rain and one of my pumps worked properly but couldn't keep up with all the water.The other pump failed to work because of a defective switch and because the the first pump couldn't handle all the water, I started to get water coming up through the basement slab. Just got a very small amount and it set off the alarm. I was sleeping, but believe me, it woke me up! I plugged the non-working pump directly into an outlet and the water level went down very quickly. I would have had a big mess and a lot of damage, so I,m very glad I installed this alarm system. Thanks for a great product!
Date published: 2016-02-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Happy with the Purchase Programmed the units and tested them - all OK. Very good value for the money. My water sensor is positioned by the sump pump, in case of pump failure. My only disappointment is that the telephone dialer is supposed to tell you which sensor (I have both water and temperature), and I can't tell by the "beeps" which sensor has set off the alarm, but this is a minimal concern to me, as all I really have to know is that something is wrong, and I need to call a friend to look in on my house.
Date published: 2015-11-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excelent product Works perfectly. Loud siren that can be heard all over the house. The call feature works perfectly. No false alarms. Instruction booklet is a little complicated but with all its features this is understandable. If you follow instructions you won't have any trouble. I have added a second remote alarm and plan to add a third in the near future. The only recommendation I would make to the manufacturer is to have the alarm or the chime continue until it is acknowledged. Currently the alarm siren only cycles twice for 30 to 40 seconds each but the siren is very very loud. If you happen to be out of the house without your phone and come back home and don't look at the auto dialer you might not know that you have a leak. Having the dialer dialing several numbers when a leak occurs does limit this shortcoming. All things considered I am very pleased with this product.
Date published: 2015-08-05
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Just installed Easy set up but have to wait for a water leak to see how well it works. Hopefully after the last one we never have to find out how well this works.
Date published: 2015-04-07
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