On the few I have fitted I have always mounted the sounder that
acknowledges the keypad and pre alerts etc away from the panel, although
I do use remote keypads and the panel is normally hidden. The idea
being that it is easier for me to hear entrance door chimes and also it
doesn't direct the intruders to the panel if they wish to try and
For internal sounders attached to the alarm output then the range of
sound bombs are good, low current consumption, relatively discrete and
VERY loud, you don't want to stay in the same room as them for too long.
Legal question here:
Insurance companies can void a policy if you fail to tell them a
material fact. That's usually something like failing to tell them you
have cancer when you go for a life policy or failing to declare that
the Nissan Micra's been retrofitted with a 9.5 litre V16 turbocharged
motor but could they void a policy for not admitting that you have a
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