Bosch WZ14P4-0 surveillance camera Installation Manual

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WZ14N4-0 (NTSC) | WZ14P4-0 (PAL)

Compact Day-Night™ Camera


Please read this document carefully before installation and initial use. Keep for future reference.

• A regulated DC 12V 300mA power supply is recommended for use with this camera for the best picture and the most stable operations.

• An unregulated power supply can cause damage to the camera.

• Do not attempt to disassemble the camera to gain access to the internal components. Refer servicing to Bosch Security Systems, Inc.

• It is recommended that the camera be used with a monitor that has a CCTV quality 75Ω video impedance level. If your monitor is switched to a high impedance level, then please adjust accordingly.

• Never face the camera towards the sun or any bright or reflective light. Doing so may cause smearing on the picture and possible damage to the CCD

Important Safety Instructions






Read these instructions.


3. Heed


Keep this instruction. warnings.

Follow all instructions.

Do not use this apparatus near water.

Clean only with dry cloth.

Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with manufacturer instructions.

Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce heat.

9. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or grounding-type plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding type plug has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong is provided for your safety. If the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.

10. Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the power where they exit from the apparatus.

11. Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.

12. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.

13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.


Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in a way, such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.

FCC Note

NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. As part of its’ normal operation this device can generate radio frequency energy and if not installed and used in accordance with the installation manual may cause interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur on a particular installation. If the device does cause interference to radio or television reception the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

1) Fit Ferrite beads on all cable to and from the power

supply box, within the box walls.

2) Route the composite cable between the camera and the power supply in steel conduit piping over the entire run of the cable up to and including connection to a deep conduit base fitted under the camera and a conduit fitting adaptor in the wall of the PSU box.

3) Contact BOSCH Service Center for further advice.



• Do not open or modify

• Do not put objects inside the unit. Make sure that no metal objects or flammable substances enter the camera. This may cause fire, short-circuits and other damages.

• Be careful when handling the unit. To prevent damage, do not drop the camera or subject it to strong shock or vibration.

• Install the camera away from electric or magnetic fields.

• Protect the camera from humidity and dust.

• Do not subject the unit to high temperature. Be careful when installing close to ceilings, in a kitchen or a boiler room as heat rises and will affect the camera.

• Dirt can be removed from the camera by wiping it with a clean soft moistened cloth and soft detergent solution.

• The mounting surface material must be strong enough to secure the camera.


Before sending the camera out for repair, check the questions below. If the problem persists after checking these questions, contact Bosch Security Systems, Inc.

If no image appears

• Is the coaxial cable firmly attached?

• Is power and voltage at a normal level?

• Is there adequate illumination?

• Is the monitor correctly adjusted?

If the image is unclear

• Is the lens in focus?

• Is the lens dirty?



Installation (cont’d)

Camera Specifications

Part Number

CCD Camera

WZ14N4-0 (NTSC) | WZ14P4-0 (PAL)

1/3” SuperHAD CCD

Resolution 380

Color / monochrome

Effective Pixels (NTSC)

Video level switching

510 (H) x 492 (V)

Effective Pixels (PAL)

Night-Time Sensitivity

Electronic Iris (NTSC)

Electronic Iris (PAL)

Output Signal

500 (H) x 582 (V)

0 Lux (infrared on)

1/60 ~ 1/100,000s

1/50 ~ 1/100,000s

1V P-P composite video, 75 Ohms

S/N Ratio Greater than 48dB

Gamma 0.45

Lens Fixed 3.7mm lens

LEDs Infrared array, photocell-controlled

Wavelength 850nm

Number of LEDs 12


Power Draw

12 VDC

250mA maximum

Finish Anodized

Operational Temp. -30ºC to 55ºC | -22ºF to +131ºF

Sunshield Included


Power Supply

Pan-tilt bracket included as standard

Not included

Dimensions Φ 58.5mm x 90mm (L) | 2.3” x 3.5” (L)

Subject To Change Without Notice.

Contact Information


Bosch Security Systems, Inc.

850 Greenfield Road

Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17601


Telephone+1 888-289-0096

Fax +1 585-223-9180

Email: [email protected]

Europe, Middle East, Africa:

Bosch Security Systems B.V.

P.O. Box 80002

5600 JB Eindhoven,

The Netherlands

Phone: + 31 40 2577 284

Fax: +31 40 2577 330 [email protected]


Bosch Security Systems Pte Ltd

38C Jalan Pemimpin

Singapore 577180

Phone: +65 6319 3450

Fax: +65 6319 3499 [email protected]

© Bosch Security Systems, Inc. 2009; Data subject to change without notice.



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Key Features

  • CCD 25.4 / 3 mm (1 / 3") 500 x 582 pixels
  • Night vision
  • 390 g

Questions and Answers

What is the recommended power supply for the camera?
A regulated DC 12V 300mA power supply is recommended.
What should be done if the monitor is switched to a high impedance level?
Adjust the monitor accordingly.
Why should the camera not be faced towards the sun or any bright or reflective light?
To prevent smearing on the picture and possible damage to the CCD.
What should be done if the image is unclear?
Check if the lens is in focus or dirty.
What is the camera's resolution?
380 TVL.
What is the camera's night-time sensitivity?
0 Lux (infrared on).
What is the camera's lens size?
Fixed 3.7mm lens.
How many LEDs does the camera have?
What is the camera's operational temperature range?
-30ºC to 55ºC | -22ºF to +131ºF.
What is the camera's weight?
0.39kg (0.86lbs).

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