ELK Cross Platform Control KIT

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Control Panel, Transformer, Keypad, Battery, Speaker and RJ31X - The newest member of the ELK M1 Control Family, offers an economical solution for installations not requ
Brand: ELK Products
Part Number: ELK-M1EZ8KB

Availability: This product has been discontinued.

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Control Panel, Transformer, Keypad, Battery, Speaker and RJ31X - The newest member of the ELK M1 Control Family, offers an economical solution for installations not requiring the voice and telephone remote control capability of the M1 Gold. Unlike controls that only offer basic security capability, M1EZ8 is a powerful, rock solid security control with the most imaginative automation functionality available.

Built on the same software architecture as the M1 Gold, the possibilities for expansion, networking, and option for programming and control over the internet make the M1EZ8 an exceptional value.

Installers will value the flash memory firmware, fast PC programming, ease of installation, plus optional RS-232 serial port and Ethernet connectivity. End users will welcome the quality and futuristic capabilities of the versatile keypad.

M1EZ8 offers the flexibility to integrate industry standard systems and components for easy upgrades and system expansion. Interfaces well with lighting controls, HVAC communicating thermostats, touch screens, etc.


  • Large zone capacity: 8 on-board zones expandable to 200
  • Wireless capability: Up to 48 zones
  • Two-way Listen-in capability via Central Station
  • Flash Memory - Allows field updates to firmware electronically
  • Time/Date stamped 512 event history log
  • Menu driven, full text keypad programming - no manual required!
  • 12 On-board Outputs: 1 siren driver/voltage, 1 form "C" relay and 10 low current (10mA) outputs
  • Supports 4-wire (any zone) and 2-wire (zone 8) smoke detectors
  • Includes fire alarm verification routine
  • Can be partitioned into 8 separate areas and account numbers
  • User Codes: 199 (4 or 6 digit) with assignable authority levels
  • Arm levels: Away, Stay, Stay Instant, Nite, Nite Instant, Vacation
  • Hardware "watchdog" and nonvolatile EEPROM memory
  • Telephone Line Fault with alarm output


  • True V.22 bis Modem for fast, reliable upload/download
  • Optional Ethernet port for reporting operation / control or programming
  • Digital Communicator formats: SIA, Contact ID, 4+2 and Pager
  • Elk-RP PC software includes "conflict resolution" to easily highlight differences between control and PC
    - Dial-up, Ethernet or local from RS-232 port with optional M1EZ8MSI Main Serial Interface
    - Automatic answering machine bypass

Automation & Integration:

  • Create lifestyle enhancing comfort, convenience and security
  • Powerful "Whenever/And/Then" RULES Programming allows almost any imaginable operation.
    - No need to chain rules together.
    - Any single "Whenever" event can can have one or more ANDs and THENs (conditions and commands).
  • Rules utilize easy to understand text based references
  • Control lighting using 2-way Power Line Carrier (PLC) or RS-232 Serial Port*-
    - On, Off, Pre-set Dim, All On, All Off commands
  • Sunset/Sunrise calculation and activation
  • Transmit and receive custom serial ASCII messages*
  • Read temperature sensors and communicate with thermostats*
  • Turn on Tasks, Lights, Outputs via Keypad or PC Web Browser
  • Interface with a broad range of other systems*

*Requires optional M1EZ8MSI or M1XSP serial ports

Additional Info

Additional Info

Part Number ELK-M1EZ8KB
What's in the box (1) Control Panel
(1) Transformer
(1) Keypad
(1) Battery
(1) Speaker
(1) RJ31X Jack & Cord
(1) 12" x 12" Enclosure
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