Features That Make a Difference:
• Large buttons for trouble-free viewing and activation
• Integrated number pad FAP
• 4 programmable function keys
• Optional night light feature: dual LED backlit buttons easy to find in the dark
• LED color visually indicates system status
• Supports 1 zone per keypad
• Can expand system to 8 zones
using the individual keypad zones
• Easy-to-understand icon symbols
• Modern, slim-line design blends into any decor
• Wiring channel for easy installation
• Standard programing
PowerSeries PC1404 RKZ
Keypad: Simplicity Defined
Introducing the new PowerSeries v4.6
Introducing the 4 zone PowerSeries
PC1404RKZ keypad from DSC – the
newest entry in the PowerSeries
keypad product family. Perfect for
budget installations or as additional
keypads, this value series wired
keypad balances aesthetics and
functionality with the quality you
expect from DSC.
The high-quality, slim-profile keypads
are quick to install with an integrated
wire channel for flushmount
applications, four programmable
function keys and dual FAP (Fire,
Auxiliary and Panic) keys. In addition,
the large, LED backlit buttons are
designed for trouble-free, low-light
viewing and activation while providing
a visual indication of system status.
Clean and Simple
The clean and simple PowerSeries
PC1404RKZ keypad keeps users
top of mind. The white, sleek design
blends into any decor. The large
integrated number pad and icon
display has only 12 input buttons
and 16 easy-to-read status lights.
Critical alarms are simple to access
– press and hold for 2 seconds the
#1 and #3 keys for Fire, #4 and #6
for Auxiliary, and #7 and #9 for Panic.
The #2,#5,#8 and #0 keys can be
programmed for simple one button,
2-second hold to activate commonly
used system functions such as Stay,
Alarm or Door Chimes.
The keypad features easy-to-read,
universally accepted LED backlit
icons to provide real-time status of
all panel activity. Numbers on the
top right indicate any zones in alarm.
The convenient nightlight feature,
powered by two on-board LEDs,
make it easier to locate the keypad in
the dark. Just press any key and the
full light returns. The nightlight level
of brightness can be adjusted as
needed or disabled.
For added convenience, the color of
the LEDs indicates the alarm status.
Solid red indicates that the partition
is armed with no alarms in memory,
flashing red indicates the partition
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is armed with alarms in memory and yellow indicates the
system has a trouble condition.
Compact Design
Only a small space to install a keypad? The compact
PowerSeries PC1404RKZ keypad has the smallest footprint
of all the PowerSeries keypads. The housing design even
includes an integrated wiring channel for easy installation.
The keypads are compatible with all PowerSeries
control panels.
Dimensions......................................5.00” X 3.06” X 0.70”
Current Draw.............................................. 125 mA (Max)
Uncompromised Quality and Value
Voltage...................................................12 VDC Nominal
The PowerSeries PC1404RKZ keypad delivers a value
solution without compromising quality and reliability. The
wired keypad supports 4 zones that can be expanded to
8 with zone doubling. Programming functionality is similar
to other PowerSeries keypads so install time is quick and
problem free.
Operating Environment............32° to 120° F (0° to 49° C)
Relative Humidity............................................... 5 to 93%
Keypad Icons
Ready Status
Armed Status
Trouble Status
AC Status
Fire Memory
Alarm Memory
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The green ready status icon is on when the system is ready to
The red armed status icon is on when the system has been
successfully armed.
The trouble status icon is lit when there is a trouble present on
the system. To see if a trouble is present press [*][2]. If any
number is lit, a trouble condition is present. Refer to your
system manual to identify what trouble condition is present.
The green AC status icon can be configured to indicate
presence or absence of AC; see AC LED Options and Keypad
Toggle Options sections [5] and [6].
The red fire memory icon is lit when a fire alarm is in progress
or has occurred. If zone 4, as an example, is programmed as a
fire zone and goes into alarm, the keypad will turn on the
zone 4 LED and the fire icon to indicate a fire alarm is present
on zone 4.
The alarm memory icon is lit when there is a zone in alarm
memory. To see if there is a zone in alarm memory press
[*][3]. If any number is lit, the corresponding zone is in alarm
memory. Refer to your system manual for further information.
The bypass icon is lit when a zone is bypassed on the system.
To see if a zone is bypassed press [*][1]. If any number is lit,
the corresponding zone is bypassed. Refer to your system
manual for information on bypassing and removing a bypass.
The programming icon indicates when the keypad is in
Installer Programming. This LED also activates when the
keypad is busy.
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