DCMA-4K-PLUS Dakota Alert One Mile Distance Driveway Alarm with 12V DC Outputs
The extended range, up to 1 mile, makes this driveway monitoring kit a perfect solution for larger properties. The sensor mounts outdoors – pointing across the area to be monitored – and the flashing, chime receiver plugs into an outlet where you want to hear the chime alert. The receiver features a 12V dc output. Add on additional receivers to hear in multiple locations, or monitor more than 1 area by adding on another sensor.
A Driveway Alarm with a One Mile Distance Driveway Alarm with 12V DC Outputs
For larger properties, the DCMA-4K-PLUS Dakota Driveway Alarm is a great long-range driveway alarm that’s reliable, high-powered, and budget-friendly based on the performance range. Similar to most wireless kits, it works when the transmitter/sensor detects movement and sends a wireless signal to the plug-in receiver. The sensor/transmitter emits an invisible beam that creates a detection zone of up to 50′. When the combination of heat and movement enters this detection zone your chime/receiver will sound, alerting you that movement has been detected. This kit is unique in that it has a Mile Distance Driveway Alarm with 12V DC Outputs.
Reasons to Choose the DCMA-4K-PLUS:
- A range of 5,000 feet (transmitter to receiver) works great for large properties or where environmental factors interfere with shorter-range alarm systems
- Small transmitter blends seamlessly into the environment to avoid detection
- Expandable product – add more receivers, transmitters, or other helpful accessories
This Dakota driveway alarm, the DCMA-4K-PLUS, ships with two components, the DCMT-4000 and the ER-4K-PLUS which are a sensor/transmitter and a receiver/speaker, respectively. If you have more than one driveway, or area you would like to monitor, you can expand the system with additional transmitters. You can also add more receivers to the system. The Dakota driveway sensor is a small, compact device that’s powered by a 9-volt battery. To monitor your driveway – or any area – simply mount the sensor perpendicular to the area you want to monitor. The transmitter has a detection zone of roughly 50 feet and when it detects movement, it transmits a wireless signal to the plugin receiver/speaker. As an example, if you want to monitor the driveway, simply mount the sensor next to the driveway with the beam shooting across the driveway itself. At our offices, we use the transmitter to notify us when a delivery truck approaches the loading door.
- The sensor detection zone emitted from the sensor is approximately 50 feet. The beam comes out small and tends to fan out the further you move from the sensor.
- The sensor will transmit a wireless signal up to one mile (depending on environmental factors). This is the distance from the transmitter to the receiver.
- The wireless sensor is powered by a 9-volt battery. Battery life, in normal conditions, is approximately 1 1/2 years.
- The receiver plugs into a standard wall outlet.
- Operates with all Dakota 4000 products.
- The receiver has a volume control knob.
- Plays 16 different sounds/melodies.
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Dakota Alert 4000 Series
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Work super, everything they said it will do.
Bought this Dakota alarm to replace a 20+ year old Dakota alarm. Really like the choice of sounds and the long range of the detector. Do wish it had a simple on/off switch on the receiver. Definitely recommend Dakota alarms.
I installed this driveway alarm a few days ago and I must say that the installation went much easier than I had planned. The pairing of the transmitter to receiver was simple and seamless. High quality product, no more false alarms from animals, etc. I feel this is the best driveway alarm I have ever used and the range between transmitter and receiver is amazing.
We bought this for my mother is be able to hear in the bedroom along with the first one that we bought for the kitchen.
She loves it.
Finally, a driveway alarm that actually works! Has been very reliable. I like the flexibility to expand the system. Great customer service!
Good company to work with and very quick on shipping product!
My driveway is 3000 ft long through a forest. I put the sensor about two thousand feet from the house. I have two receivers one at the house and one at the shop. It triggers reliably every time. I have used their wired products for many years and have never had a problem. The range is incredible if I had line of sight I'm sure it would go a mile but to go a couple thousand feet through heavily wooded is amazing.
Went online to order a driveway alert unit for a friend. I already owned a Dakota system. System arrived quickly and works fine. Very pleased with system and service
Very easy to install and has better Alarm than the old one. Very pleased and would highly recommend it.
I have a very large brownstone and didn’t want to rewire my house so I went with the wireless doorbell. Thank you