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CM200D Call-Alert reset

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Jun 16, 2014
Panama City Beach, FL
I am using a CM-200D attempting to use it for lightning siren activation, I already have the user radio programmed for 2 tone transmit via side button push, the cm200d receives it, gets it as a QC call alert, and Horn and lights pin gives me the 12 volts I need for a few seconds to activate the siren, but the call alert keeps flashing.

where can I have an auto-reset for call alerts, maybe i am not looking in the right place, thanks!

the problem is, what if there is another lightning strike and I need to reactivate the siren? the initial call alert comes through and it works fine, but then the alert light keeps flashing on the radio and sending another call to it does not activate horn and lights without manually resetting the radio. I have call Alert Tone Duration set to 5 sec. but that seems just to be for the audio part of radio alert. maybe a timeout option I am missing?

Let me know if you need any more info, thanks.


Oct 16, 2018
Under acessories, Horn and Lights, set for Permanent Ext Alarm,

Under Signaling Systems>>Analog>>Auto Reset Timer, 10 seconds

Under General>>Accessories>>Horn and Lights>>Permanent Ext Alarm, duration 10, delay 3,

Under Systems>>QC 2>>your system>>Auto Reset timer w/o carrier override, sidetone long, pretime delay 500, long tone duration 9 seconds, limited patience timer, 2 seconds.

If you don't already have it, you may also need the external alarm relay kit.
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