LA-B18 Light Alert Bar

Type: Light Alert
Part Number: 5500-001
Size: 18.250 wide x 4.530 high x 1.380 deep
Weight: 0.600
Released: November 2022

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LA-B18 Data Sheet
LA-B18 Drawing PDF

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  • Light Alert Back Panel

More about Light Alert

Light Alert technology is a colorful solution for silent, programmable alert communication, networked facility-wide over a standard IP network.

About LA-B18 Light Alert Bar

The LA-B18 is an Ethernet controllable visual signaling device

Full Description & Specifications

The LA-Bi8 Light Alert Bar is a remote controllable visual signaling device, The 17.5 by 0.5 inch RGB LED optical element has programmable color and intensity which may be started as a preset. The preset can be recalled by Ethernet or RS-232 serial command or by contact closure.

The unit is ideal for any location where visual signaling is desired. Sites can include health care, first responder, education facilities, or high-noise environments such as industrial, manufacturing, or production.

Programming may be accomplished via Ethernet, Telnet, or RS-232 serial commands as well as using onboard DIP switches,

  • 17.5 by 0.5 inch RGB LED bar element
  • Hundreds of colors and intensities
  • Flashing mode
  • Color preset stored in non-volatile memory
  • Integrated electronics
  • May be mounted at any orientation
  • Surface mountable or mounts in standard 2-gang electrical enclosure
  • Simple ASCII 2-way RS-232/Ethernet Telnet commands
  • Powered via PoE or optional external 12 VDC 1 A power supply


  • Enclosure: Aluminum with black powder coat paint for base
  • Mounting: Wall or ceiling flush mount or in 2-gang electrical box

Back Panel:
  • RS-232: 3.5 mm TRS, RS-232 data link to PC or control system, 9600 to 38.4K baud
  • RJ-45 10/100M: for configuration and control, PoE (7W max)
  • Control Port: Detachable 5-position 3.5mm terminal block
    1. Ground -
    2. Logic Input 1 (closure to Ground)
    3. Logic Input 2
    4. Logic Input 3
    5. Power In +
  • Power In: 2.1 mm coaxial jack (inside center conductor positive) 0.6 A maximum, 11.5 to 14 VDC, 12 VDC typical


PS12-1 Switching power supply, 12 VDC 1 A

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PS12-1.0 Power Supply

12VDC 1A Power Supply