ARES III+ CONTROL UNITS

  • ARES III+ multi-chamber is a compact, small-sized controller that detects alarm signals and activates fire extinguishing systems in the power group, body, tire, personnel compartments.
  • Appropriate custom system verifications and logical work can be done with the intelligent control unit.
  • Control unit has panel displays, warning signals, system test features, modern CANBUS J-1939 serial communication port and manual activation.

General Features

  • High speed response- less than 6 msec
  • Automatic and manual Built In Test (BIT)
  • Accepts input signals from optical detectors,
  • thermocouples and thermal wire
  • Automatic extinguisher activation
  • Integral Direct Manual activation
  • Accepts external manual activation inputs
  • Manual activation and output signal for every
  • compartment
  • Fault led indication for every cylinder and
  • detectors on vehicle diagram
  • Alarm LEDs for every compartment
  • Alarm logging until next reset
  • The system can record fire detections, manual
  • activations and error conditions in real time.
  • The last 500 entries can be reached.
  • CANBUS (J-1939) compatible
  • MTBF minimum 140,000 hours
  • Galvanically Isolated
  • Power Supply : 24 VDC nominal (16-32V)
  • Power Consumption : 450 mA @ 24 VDC
  • Weight : 2240 gr ± 290 gr (Depends on Config)
  • Dimensions WxDxL: 180 x 86 x 149 mm (±5 mm)
  • IPC A-610 Class-3 Produced PCB
  • IP67 Water and dust ingress protection
  • Salt spray test resistance 800 hours
  • MIL-STD-810G ,MIL-STD-461G, MIL-STD-1275E
  • UL, CE GOST-R Certification

12 Detector ( Programmable function )
12 Cylinders ( Crew (4) Engine (2) Tires (2) Body (4) )
Double Shot Features ( Crew and Engine )
Manual buttons provide activation independently from electronic system
datalog can be done with CANBUS.

4 Input
-Input 1 : Vehicle Ignition Switch ( ‘NO’ contact, switching either to battery (+) )
-Input 2 : Blackout Input ( ‘NO’ contact, switching either to battery (-) )
-Input 3 : Emergency Input ( ‘NO’ contact, switching either to battery (-) )
-Input 4 : Configurable Digital Inputs ( ‘NO’ contact, switching either to battery (-) )

4 Output (1A 24V DC)
-Output 1 : Master Warning ( 1A @ 24VDC )
-Output 2 : Crew Fire Alarm ( 1A @ 24VDC )
-Output 3 : Engine Fire Alarm ( 1A @ 24VDC )
-Output 4 : Crew Fan Controler ( 1A@ 24VDC )