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#18911 - 12/16/02 05:03 PM Motion Detector mounting
Redsy Offline

Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
What is the mounting height guidelines for "off-the shelf" motion detectors?
I seem to remember 8-12' minimum, but is 16-18' too high?
Sorry, don't have time to go to "bix box supply" to read the instructions first.


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#18912 - 12/16/02 06:25 PM Re: Motion Detector mounting
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I think that within reason, the higher you go the bigger the field of "activation". If you get that high off of the ground, there might be a problem with nusance tripping. But should work fine otherwise.


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