VTB-VW Wall Sounder VAD

Product Overview

The VTB-VW wall mount sounder VAD beacon is part of the Vantage family of products and has been designed for fire alarm system applications.

The sounder function, like all the Vantage family of  products, is a low profile sounder with 32 selectable tones as standard and is factory set to the Australian compliant AS4428-16 tone. The sounder has the option of a changeover facility from Alert to Evacuate tone, when installed using 3 core cable.

The beacon function is available with white or red flash and has a switch selectable 0.5Hz and 1Hz flash rate. The VTB-VW is available with red or white body incorporating a shallow or deep mounting base.

Refer tone table for full list of available tones.


  • 32 selectable sounder tones
  • Factory set AS4428-16:2015 compliant tones
  • 1Hz Flash rate
  • White flash W-2.4-8, Red flash W-2.4-7 coverage
  • Shallow body IP21C and deep body IP65C
  • Base locking mechanism
  • Body colour options – Red and White
  • Removal cover on deep base for surface wiring
  • Switch selectable beacon only option
  • Designed to work with conventional alarm circuits
  • Synchronisation between devices
  • Switch selectable volume output levels


Volume settings

3 – high, medium & low


18 to 30Vdc

Current at Vmax (30 Vdc)

52mA high, 36mA med, 27mA low

Current at Vmin (21 Vdc)

47mA high, 35mA med, 28mA low

Sound output typical

Max 96dB (high)

Sound pattern (Evacuate)


Sound pressure (Alert)

520Hz +/- 5% on a temporal 3 pattern (ISO8201)

520Hz +/- 5%, 1 pulse of tone for 0.5 seconds followed by 3.5  seconds of silence (ISO7731)

Flash rate

0.5Hz and 1Hz

Beacon coverage

W-2.4-8 White flash

W-2.4-7 Red flash

W-2.4-4 Red & white flash

Temperature range (°C)

-20°C to + 70°C


Reverse polarity

Protection rating (AS7240-3)

(BS EN60629)

IP21C (shallow) IP33C (deep)

IP65C (deep body)


Ø 94mm x 90mm D (shallow)

Ø 94mm x 107mm D (deep)

Boxed weight (kg)

0.22 (shallow) 0.25 (deep)

Body colour

Red or White

Sounder type

Type A




Item Numbers

4104-5251 VTB-VW White Flash Shallow White Body
4107-5252 VTB-VW White Flash Deep White Body
4107-5253 VTB-VW Red Flash Shallow White Body
4107-5254 VTB-VW Red Flash Deep White Body
4107-5255 VTB-VW Red Flash Shallow Red Body
4107-5256 VTB-VW Red Flash Deep Red Body
4107-5257 VTB-VW White Flash Shallow Red Body
4107-5258 VTB-VW White Flash Deep Red Body