Direct Wire With
Alarm 6045 Features and Benefits
The 6045 Carbon Monoxide Alarm
can be used in the US and Canada. Battery back-up - For added protection
during a power outage
Why Install a Firex
Carbon Monoxide Alarm? Quick Connect wiring harness -
Makes installation fast and easy
Firex carbon monoxide alarms provide Separate LED for power, alarm and
contractors and homeowners with
service - Provide constant visual status
innovative technology and the reliable,
trouble-free performance they expect of the alarm
from Firex... a market leader in Smart Interconnect Feature -
products for the professional market.
Interconnectable with up to twelve 6045
Carbon monoxide is the #1 cause of Carbon Monoxide Alarms, Firex Smoke
death from poisoning in the United Alarms, Smoke and CO Combo Alarms,
States. The Consumer Product Safety
and Heat Alarms.
Commission recommends “installation
of at least one carbon monoxide alarm
in every household.”
Firex carbon monoxide alarms offer the
technology and product features to
provide the best protection from
carbon monoxide poisoning available.
6045 Carbon Monoxide Alarm
With state-of-the-art production
testing equipment and installer HOT
focused innovations, Firex products NEUTRAL
COMMON SMART INTERCONNECT
have earned their reputation as the
most preferred alarms among
Smoke Alarm Heat Alarm Smoke/CO Combo Alarm
IMPORTANT NOTE about replacing and interconnecting the Firex Carbon
Monoxide Detectors - The 6045 Carbon Monoxide detector replaces the 6040, 6035,
6085, 6090, however, it cannot be interconnected with the 6040, 6035, 6085 and 6090.
An ISO 9002 Certified Company
Carbon 120V AC
Monoxide With Battery
6045 Ordering Data
Item No. Model No. Agency Listing
6045 COQ8 UL, CUL
IMPORTANT NOTE about replacing and interconnecting the Firex Carbon Monoxide
Detectors - The 6045 Carbon Monoxide detector replaces the 6040, 6035, 6085, 6090,
however, it cannot be interconnected with the 6040, 6035, 6085 and 6090.
4.75” 1.65” Technical Specifications
Product Weight 13 oz.
Operating Temperature 40°F to 100°F 4.4°C to +37.8°C
Architectural Specifications Interconnect Quantity. Up to 11 other 6045 CO alarms or with as
many as 12 Firex smoke alarms
The 6045 carbon monoxide alarm shall be 4.75”L x 4.75”W x 1.65”D
Electrical Rating 120V AC, 60 Hz, 50mA max
(12.1cm x 12.1cm x 4.2cm) and shall be powered by a 120 VAC, 60 Hz.
Item 6045 shall have a 9 volt battery back-up. 100% solid state circuits Horn Output 85 decibels at 10 feet
shall operate over an input range of 100-130 VAC. These alarms shall be Listing UL 2034, CGA 6.19-M93
rated at no greater than 0.05 amp in standby. Operating temperature Detection Type Biomimetic
shall be between 40°F to 100°F (4.4°C to 37.8°C) and relative humidity Humidity Range 15% to 95% relative humidity
between 15%-95%. Item 6045 shall operate independently or is
interconnectable with up to twelve 6045 units or interconnectable with Installation of Carbon Monoxide Alarm
up to 12 smoke alarms and a combination of up to 6 carbon monoxide, 6
smoke and carbon monoxide combination alarms, or 6 heat alarms for a Carbon monoxide alarms should be installed in accordance with any local
total of 18 units. Item 6045 can share the interconnect wire of smoke codes that apply.
and heat alarms, but the 6045 will remain silent if smoke or heat is To install the 6045 use #18 AWG minimum solid or stranded wire. When
detected by the interconnected smoke and heat alarms. Both CO alarms interconnecting, maximum wire length between any two is 1,500 feet for
and smoke alarms need to be installed in those areas to be protected. #18 AWG or 4,000 feet for #14 AWG (20 OHMS loop resistance).
Quick connect pigtail wiring and separate mounting brackets are The 6045 may be interconnected with as many as 11 other 6045 CO
included with these units to allow surface, junction box or octagon box alarms or with as many as 12 Firex smoke alarms, and 5 CO or heat
installation. alarms for a total number of 18 units. This CO alarm may be
interconnected with Firex models 7000(C) (model FADCQ), 5000 and 4618
This Firex carbon monoxide alarm uses a biomimetic sensor and shall (model FADC), 4518(C) (model ADC), 4480 (model PAD), 406(C) (model G),
have an alarm horn that emits 85 decibels at 10 feet. The built-in red LED 418(C) (model G-18), 41213 and 41216 (model GC), 484(C) (model PG-40),
flash is accompanied by four fast horn beeps when dangerous CO levels and 5700 (model ADH) smoke and heat alarms. DO NOT connect with any
are detected (10% or more COHb potential). A green LED shall indicate other model CO, smoke or heat alarms. Note that this CO alarm will not
AC power ON when present. The amber LED flash is accompanied by a cause interconnected smoke and heat alarms to sound their horn. This CO
horn beep every 30 seconds when unit is not functioning properly and alarm will remain silent if interconnected smoke and heat alarms are
sounding even if there is a build-up of CO. Connect CO and smoke alarms
needs replacement The test/reset button shall electronically activate the
to a single AC branch circuit. If local codes do not permit connection to a
circuitry to simulate CO, confirm proper operation and verify CO levels. single AC branch circuit, be sure the neutral wire is common to all
The 6045 shall meet the requirements of UL 2034 and CGA 6.19-M93. circuits used.
Shipping Specifications 6045
Individual Carton Dimensions 5-1/4" x 2-11/16" x 5-1/4"
13.3cm x 7.2cm x 13.3cm
Master Carton Quantity 6
Master Carton Dimensions 11" x 10-1/2" x 5-3/4"
27.9cm x 26.7cm x 14.6cm
Climate Controls Americas
191 E. North Avenue 3505 Laird Road Unit #14
Master Carton Weight 5.4 lbs 2.4 kg
Carol Stream Illinois 60188 USA Mississauga Ontario L5L 5Y7 Canada Pallet Quantity 504
Cust. Service Telephone +1 800 951 5526 Cust. Service Telephone +1 800 668 6958
Cust. Service Facsimile +1 630 260 7299 Cust. Service Facsimile +1 905 828 1265 Pallet Dimensions 48”L x 40”W x 47.5”D
122cm x 102cm x 121cm
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Telephone +1 800 445 8299 Visit us on the web at
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