The Best of Kinks & Hints


  • Allan Colombo, Associate Editor, SDM Magazine

The Best of Kinks & Hints is a compilation of over 100 articles from SDM Magazine about trouble shooting alarm system problems. This completely revised edition retains the excellent composition of the original Kinks & Hints for the Alarm Installer, while increasing coverage on important topics such as access control, burglar alarms, and CCTV.Here, in a straight forward, easy-to-read manner, are practical pointers on:路 Diagnosing intermittent problems and power failures路 Eliminating false alarms路 Selecting and testing components路 Locating malfunctions路 Many other problems which have been know to stump seasoned expertsWhether used as a reference or read from cover to cover, The Best of Kinks & Hints will become the indispensable ally of every alarm specialist who takes pride in doing professional quality work with a minimum of wasted time and energy.
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Alarm installers, technicians, dealers


Book information

  • Published: December 1997
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-9890-0

Table of Contents

Access Control Installation * Servicing Access Control * Burglar Alarm Installation * Servicing Burglar Alarms * Central Station Monitor * Do-It-Yourself Circuits * CCTV Kinks & Hints * Fire Alarm Installation * Servicing Fire Alarms