Install a smart water leak detector

Proceed as follows to install your smart water leak detector with perimeter cable

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Install the smart water leak detector

Proceed as follows to install your smart water leak detector with perimeter cable

water-leak-detector-with-perimeter-cable

Installing your device
near risky areas

Make sure you have all the items that are included in the box

  • Sedna water leak detector with 7-ft perimeter cable 
  • Installation guide – French version
    Installation guide – English version
  • 2 AAA alkaline batteries
  • 7 self-adhesive or screwable fasteners

Follow the installation steps

Here is a detailed step-by-step guide that will take you through the installation of your smart water leak detector.

1

Connect the perimeter cable to the detector.

2

Attach the detector to a clean surface where there is no risk of immersion. Use the provided screws or the non-permanent adhesive located on the back of the product.

3

Lay the perimeter cable on the ground or place it in the desired location. You can attach it with the supplied fasteners, which can be fastened with screws or the self-adhesive tape.

4

Test the detector by putting the perimeter cable in contact with a small amount of water (1 tsp). The audible alarm will be activated. Wipe the perimeter cable with a dry cloth to cease the alarm. 

Connection to Sinopé's smart water valve

Here is a detailed step-by-step guide that will take you through the connection of your smart water leak detector with the Sinopé smart water valve.

1

The mode switch of the valve must be in position « 1 ». The valve must be plugged into a power outlet.

2

Press the « B » button to open the network connectivity session for the detectors. The indicator lights will light up in sequence to indicate that the session is active.

3

Connect the detector to the network from its installation location. This will ensure it is within range of RF signal of the valve. Remove the cover and insert the batteries. 

4

Press the detector’s connection button.

Light Status
Green light blinksDevice is connecting
Green light lit for 10 sSuccessful connection
Red light blinksConnection has failed
5

Press the « B » button on the valve to close the connectivity session.

The connection can be verified at any time by pressing the water leak detector’s button. The indicator light will light up in green for 10 seconds if the unit is connected.

Connection to a Zigbee compatible system

It is also possible to connect your water leak detector to a Zigbee compatible system.

Get to know your smart water leak detector

You can now start configuring your water leak detector with perimeter cable.

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You will find below the most common issues you may encounter.

If you still need help, contact Sinopé technical support.