Thermal Imaging

Kidde Thermal products have proven to be the most reliable in the industry.


Linear Thermal Detector

DESCRIPTION

The Linear Thermal Detector (LTD) is a twin conductor cable with a heat-sensitive covering protected by an outer sheath. In a fire or overheat condition, the heat sensitive covering melts, causing the conductors to short, which alarms the system.

SPECIFICATIONS

Alarm temperature 
350° F
177° C

Operating temperature
221° F
105° C

Note: If the wire alarms to a fire, the wire must be replaced or the damaged section cut out and a new section added prior to returning the system to service.

Armoured Linear Thermal Detector

Armoured Linear Thermal Detector

DESCRIPTION

The Armoured Linear Thermal Detector (Armoured LTD) is a twin conductor cable with a heat-sensitive covering protected by an armoured metallic outer sheath. In a fire or overheat condition, the heat sensitive covering inside the armour melts, causing the conductors to short, which alarms the system.

SPECIFICATIONS

Alarm temperature 
410° F
210° C

Operating temperature
356° F
180° C

Note: If the wire alarms to a fire, the wire must be replaced prior to returning the system to service.

Armoured Linear Thermal Detector

Terminal Lug Sensing Element

Description
  • Thermal detector
  • Integrates into Kidde’s automatic fire sensing and suppression (AFSS) systems
  • Routed in the engine compartment where fire hazard is the greatest
  • Monitors continuously
  • If any portion of the element is heated to abnormal temperatures the driver is alerted
Specifications

Alarm temperature 
System Specific

Operating temperature
257° F
125° C

-65° F – 800° F
Survives Extreme Temperatures
No Pressurization
No Fluids
Minimal Cleaning
Minimal Maintenance
Can be Cut
Can be Crushed

Thermal