Universal High Level Interface Board – Marine

Product Overview

The High-Level Interface (HLI) Interface Board – Marine provides the ability for the FireFinder Marine Fire Panel to interface to a range of high-level interface options using common communication protocols.

Individual FACP events such as fire, pre-alarms, disablements/isolates, and faults can be configured to be passed to the various external systems for reporting and indication.

Typical Applications

  • Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) interfacing – converts system status, alarms, and events to NMEA 0183 Standard compliant strings.
  • SmartView Graphical Event management system interface.
  • Mobus interface.


Operating Voltage 27.5 V dc +/- 0.1 V dc
Quiescent Current 37.5 mA
Data Output RS485 and RS232 ASCII Characters
BAUD Rate 4800 ad 38400
Data Bits 8 (D7=0)
Parity 0
Stop Bits 1
Temperature -5ºC to + 70ºC
Humidity 0% to 95% (no condensation)
Dimensions 500mm H x 405mm W x 150mm D

Item Numbers

4310-0095 HLI-VDR or SmartView
4310-0080 HLI – Modbus