The G17F Communicator provides communications between a fire alarm control panel and a central monitoring station (CMS) over GSM or 3G. It can be used to transmit and receive signals via the Protegus app and/or SMS messages, including to access event logs, transmits full event information to Alarm Receiving Centre, control alarm system remotely (arm/disarm) and get notifications about fire security events.


The commincator is simple and hassle-free to install, providing any fire alarm panel with a functionality of event signaling via a cellular network.


The comminicator can also be used to send notifications to customers to keep them informed about fire alarm events via Protegus apps or by text messages. 


Key features

  • One main communication channel
  • Two back-up channels
  • Connection with ARC
  • Event messages are transmitted in Contact ID codes
  • Informing customers about events with: Protegus apps & SMS messages
  • 6 selectable type inputs: NC, NO, EOL (10kΩ)
  • RS485 connection for connecting iO input and output expanders
  • 3 input & 3 double purpose screw terminals for setting either input or output functionality

GSM communicator G17F (TX-G17F)

Cellular Modems

VAT included

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