Axis ENModem Interface

The Modem Interface card is a peripheral interface for use with the Axis EN range of control panels.

The unit permits remote PC connection for interactive control panel interrogation via the software package PC-Net-004.

The unit can be supplied in PCB format for internal panel mounting, or in an enclosure for remote mounting.

This unit has the following diagnostics

Heartbeat LED Indicator:

During initial power up, LED 3 will flash at a rate of 2Hz. After approximately 5 seconds it will revert to 1Hz indicating normal operation.

Modem Status LED's

  • DCDIND – Telephone connection established
  • RXIND – Receipt of data by modem
  • DTRIND – Always illuminated
  • TXIND – Data transmission by modem

RS232 Activity LED's

  • RX – Receipt of data from fire panel
  • TX - Transmission of data to fire panel

Applications / Limitations

The modem will allow interactive interrogation of the connected fire product including transfer of the event log using Pc-Net-004 software.

Key Features

  • Can be internally mounted or remotely fitted.
  • Uses Pc-Net-004 for PC to site connection
  • 3 year warranty as standard
Power Supply15-30V DC (e.g. wired from panel 24V auxiliary supply)
Supply Current100mA (typical at 24V DC)
Temperature-5°C to 50°C
Humidity95% humidity (non condensing)
Dimensions H x W x D mmEnclosure: 218 x 300 x 45

Order Codes and Options

Mxp-028(F)*: Modem Card
Mxp-028-BX: Modem Card (Boxed)
(F)*: add - Fitted (Not Mx-4100, Mx-5101)


Internal fitting of the Modem Interface is applicable only to the Axis EN 1, 2, 4 & 8 loop control panels. The BX version can be used with all Axis EN control panels.