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Security Man Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit

The SecurityMan Air-Alarm1 DoIt-Yourself Wireless Home System Kit is a state-of-the-art security system for homes and businesses. This user-friendly alarm system is a great way to protect homes/businesses at a minimum investment. The quick and easy installation of this Do-It-Yourself home alarm system is an added advantage for users. The system alerts you of an intruder through phone calls to a series of enlisted phone numbers. This home security burglar alarm can then be armed or disarmed by simply dialing into the host using the phones numeric keypad. This Air-Alarm1 system can even be upgraded by adding up to 60 wireless sensors, sirens, or 8 remote controllers.
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Questions & Answers for Security Man Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit

Question

can it be use with out a phone hooked up to it.

asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
Karl901
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
The system can still function as an alarm system. However, without a land line hooked up to it, the main host will be unable to use the phone function.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Yes, but you will get warning beeps.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
Yes, it does not absolutely need a phone line hooked up to it. There is a setting to turn off the beep when disconnected from a phone line.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
TechMike
answer 4
No - a phone line has to be connected or the alarm will sound. If someone cuts the phoneline it will also set the alarm off
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
By
flexwood
 - Orlando, Fl
answer 5
Yes.... but if you don't have it connected to a phone line you'll want to make sure and have several sirens as they are not extremely loud.
answered 4 years ago
By
LarryinDFW
 - Bedford, TX
Question

can this be set to automatically call the police?

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
By
wood8282
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes. You can set the auto dial to 911, your local police number, or any phone number you want. You should contact your local police and talk to them about doing that. The police in one town I lived in wanted people to fill out a form each year if they had an alarm system with dial out.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 2
you can put in 6 different phone numbers for it to call, you make a message on the control unit just like a answering machine.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
ssggbroot
answer 3
You can program any number you like, I would caution against having it dial the police because they might not appreciate a false alarm.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
newmexicodan
answer 4
no, but you can have it call you and you can call the police or have it set up to a monitoring station
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
myles
answer 5
yes. it will dial any set of numbers, in order. i have mine set to dial my cell phone first. if i don't answer or if i just hang up without cancelling the alarm, it will then dial 911. it allows recording of a custom message - mine says "come to this address because there is a burglar alarm going off."
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
Question

8hrs last? rechargeable what?

when it says the alarm host battery lasts 8hrs, does that mean that we can only leave on vacation or away from the house for just 8hrs?? what exactly needs to be plugged in to a home regular phone line and/or the wall electricity (AC socket)? thx!
asked 3 years, 10 months ago
By
daGriffin
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
5 answers
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answer 1
No. The battery lasts 8 hours in the event of a power failure or in the event that the thief cuts power to the house. The system runs of house power, so your vacation can be as long as you want.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 2
as long as power is at your outlet, your unit runs on that. if power goes out, then it uses the internal battery.
the control panel needs a power outlet and it also needs a phone line.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
ssggbroot
answer 3
Under normal circumstance the alarm system is plugged into a standard AC wall outlet for power. If your power goes out for some reason, the internal battery will take over and should last about 8hrs. Connecting the unit to a phone line is optional, the phone connection is used to dial preset numbers and play a recording in the event your alarm is triggered.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
newmexicodan
answer 4
I read the answer to this question and it said that it means that if you had a power failure then the charge would last for 8 hours, but when the power came back on it would reset and charge itself again. So, I think you can be gone as long as you like. Hope that helps.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
gjh78
answer 5
The transformer powers the unit under normal conditions the battery back up will keep the alarm working in the envent of a power failuer for up to 8 hours or untill the power comes back on then will re charge itself
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
cadman1970
 - Libertycenter OH
Question

accessories

Does Walmart sell additional window contacts for this system?
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
By
firedude13
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
5 answers
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answer 1
Yes, Walmart sells additional magnetic door/window sensors and magnetic motion PIR sensors as well.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Yes, online.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
walmart does sell door sensors and external sirens, other attachments you must find on the internet, they are out there so shop around.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
ssggbroot
answer 4
yes-but the batteries don't last, may as well have monthly payment system
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
klovesecurity
 - GA
answer 5
Yes, just do a search for "security man" and you'll find various accessories for the Air-Alarm.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
newmexicodan
Question

Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit

With this system do you need a landline phone? Also if this system is armed and someone opens the door from the inside does the alarm go off? I'm looking for that option for a sneaking out teenager?
asked 4 years, 6 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Savannah,NY
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
You do not need a landline phone for the system to work. However, the phone function will not be available. Yes, the alarm will go off if someone opens the door from the inside.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Yes you need a landline, and yes it will sound if you set it in the in home mode, if they open them from inside or outside it will go off
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
TampaFlorida
 - Tampa fl
answer 3
No landline is not required and it would work perfect for a teenager put that siren right next to your bed, it alarms the second that seal is broken.
answered 4 years ago
By
LarryinDFW
 - Bedford, TX
answer 4
1. no
2. yes
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
By
myles
Question

Are there any options for a remote outdoor siren or horn?

asked 4 years ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, there is an outdoor/indoor siren available. The model numbers for the outdoor and indoor sirens are SM-103 and SM-103W, respectively.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Yes. SecurityMan makes one for AirAlarm I. I don't see it on the walmart web site, but it is available.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
They do make an outdoor siren, do a search for "security man air alarm" on froogle.com and you should find it.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
newmexicodan
answer 4
Yes if you google Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Outdoor Siren you can see pictures of both outdoor and indoor.
answered 4 years ago
By
LarryinDFW
 - Bedford, TX
Question

how can i get additional motion sensor

asked 4 years ago
By
nesgram
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
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answer 1
The Walmart store online also sells separate motion sensors. Their model number is SM-80.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Online through walmart and many others.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
yes I bought 2 additonal sensors on line just type in securityman alarm got mine from amazon
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
cadman1970
 - Libertycenter OH
answer 4
You can find them by googling Security Man AIR-ALARM1 motion sensor, I think amazon.com
answered 4 years ago
By
LarryinDFW
 - Bedford, TX
Question

Can I connect magnet type connections from some of my existing windows (from a previous system) to this unit?

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - San Jose, CA
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
No this system is only compatible with its own magnetic door/window sensors.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
No
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
No.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
By
SlimJim77
 - Los Angeles, CA
answer 4
no.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
dayoff
 - NC
Question

We do not have a home phone line because we use cell phones will this product still work

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
By
mitro735
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Unfortunately, if there is no land line connected to the system, the phone function will not work.
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
No. You need a land line.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
it will but it wont dial any telephone numbers but, you can buy an auto dialer that uses a sim card (the card in your cell phone that makes it work)
http://www.alarmsellout.com/product.php?productid=66&cat=38&page=1
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
myles
answer 4
yes the alarm will still work but you need to use the instructions to shut off the call out feature or else without a phone line connected the unit will beep about every five seconds
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
cadman1970
 - Libertycenter OH
Question

Is There a battery back up if electricity to home fails

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Security Man AIR-ALARM1 Do-It-Yourself Wireless Home Alarm System Kit
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, there is a rechargeable battery built in the system in case of any power failures
answered 1 month ago
By
SecurityMan Inc - Tech Support
answer 2
Yes.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
NE12
 - New England
answer 3
Yes, when I bought mine the battery came fully charged.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
newmexicodan
answer 4
Yes, it has a built-in rechargeable battery for backup
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
Norbe
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