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Kentec - Analogue Addressable Fire Panels

Founded in 1985, Kentec Electronic is one of the leading global manufacturers of fire alarm control panels with 240 employees in the manufacturing plant, head office and research and development departments. Today, Kentec is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hochiki Corporation, headquartered in Japan with 100 years of heritage in the fire alarm industry.

Kentec has earned the title of world leader in producing and supplying analogue addressable fire alarm control panels and is the first choice of fire alarm system designers. Kentec products comply with EN54, EN12094, UL, FM, NFPA and marine standards.

Syncro AS

Kentec Syncro AS


  • Expandable from one to two loops*
  • Network up to 64 panels*
  • Two programmable sounder circuits
  • Five programmable inputs
  • Three programmable relays
  • 3A power supply
  • Up to 512 additional programmable I/O via
  • Syncro I/O modules*
  • Powerful, network-wide cause and effects*
  • Sensitivity adjustment and drift compensation
  • Compatible with View repeaters*
  • Supports Apollo, Argus Vega and Hochiki protocols
  • Stores 500 last events in the event log
  • Installer-friendly, removable equipment chassis
  • Different language and character set variants available
  • Approved and certified to EN54-2/EN54-4

Syncro View

Kentec Syncro View


  • Up to 15 annunciators can be connected to each Syncro
    AS panel
  • Response or Syncro AS fire control panel.
  • Large liquid crystal display (240 x 64 pixels)
  • High-brightness LED indications
  • Internal sounder
  • Replicates all Syncro panel controls
  • Simple, two-wire serial connection
  • Small enclosure
  • Removable electronics for easy installation
  • 24V DC or 230V AC power options
  • Low power consumption
  • Multi-language options
  • Connection monitored by Syncro fire control panel




  • 7” LCD touchscreen display
  • Supports Apollo & Hochiki protocols
  • Two to eight loop or two to 16 loop versions
  • 500mA loop current
  • Four programmable sounder circuits each rated at 2.5A
  • 5.25A or 10.25A power supply options
  • Enclosure options to suit 26Ah or 45Ah battery options
  • Three programmable inputs
  • Five programmable relay outputs
  • Up to 512 programme Input/Output via optional plug in and serially connected expansion cards
  • Hard-wired fire and fault routing inputs and outputs
  • Over 4000 sub address points per panel
  • Option to ‘invert’ inputs and outputs
  • Network up to 32 panels
  • Configurable via a USB flash drive or alternatively a PC USB serial connection
  • Optional Media Gateway communications card
  • Compatible with Ockular management solution
  • Approved and compliant with EN54-2, EN54-4 and UL864 10th edition. EN54-part 13 approved
  • VdS approved
  • EN54-4 and UL864 10th edition. EN54-part 13




  • 7″ LCD touch screen
  • Automatic regulation of screen brightness
  • Full view of the events
  • 24V DC
  • Small and shallow dimensions (235x170x55)
  • Simple installation

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