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Honeywell SiXCT FAQ's

Does the Honeywell SiXCT Come with Mounting Hardware?

Yes, the Honeywell SiXCT Lyric Door/Window contact comes with all the mounting hardware you will need for installation in your home or business. If you are looking to reduce your monthly alarm monitoring rates...

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What is the Wireless Range of the SiXCT?

The Honeywell SiXCT has a wireless transmission range of 300ft or 92 meter's plus and this information will vary based on each installation due to environmental conditions. If you are looking to reduce your m...

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Are there Led Indicators on the Honeywell SiXCT?

Yes, there is an LED indicator on the Honeywell SiXCT wireless contact. The LED indicators are located directly below the battery terminal. The SiXCT LED indicators are used in the installation and programming ...

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What is the Gap Allowed Between SiXCT and Magnet?

The gap allowed between the Honeywell SiXCT and its magnet is 1.0" or 25mm. We usually recommend installing the magnet about a .5 inch away from the SiXCT reed switch. Make sure when installing the SiXCT that y...

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Can I Use Wired Contacts on a SixCT?

Yes, you can use wired contacts on a Honeywell SiXCT encrypted door/window sensor. If you open a SiXCT sensor you will see there is an auxiliary input terminal dedicated for wired contact usage. When using the ...

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Can the Honeywell SiXCT Sense Temperature?

Yes, the Honeywell SiXCT encrypted door/window sensor can sense temperature. The reason why the SiXCT can sense temperature is because it contains a temperature sensor. The Honeywell SiXCT temperature sensor sa...

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What is the Frequency of the SiXCT Sensor?

The Honeywell SiXCT encrypted door/window sensor works on the 2.4 GHz frequency and is designed this way to not interfere with other wireless frequency ranges in your home or business. The SiXCT 2.4 GHz frequen...

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Does the Honeywell SiXCT Use Encryption?

Yes, the Honeywell SiXCT is fully 128-bit AES encrypted communicating its wireless RF signals via the 2.4 GHZ frequency back to the Honeywell Lyric Controller. If you are looking to reduce your monthly alarm m...

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How Long does the Honeywell SiXCT Battery Last?

The Honeywell SiXCT battery will typically last 5 years. The SiXCT uses a Pansonic CR123A ION Lithum battery. You may also use the Honeywell 466 or a Duracell DR123A for replacement on the SiXCT sensor. The Hon...

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What are the Power Requirements for the SiXCT?

The Honeywell SiXCT requires one 3 Volt CR123 battery. If you need to replace the SiXCT battery you may also use one Honeywell 466 or a Duracell DL123A. You can expect about 5 years of battery life from the Hon...

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