How do I disconnect the heater on the IS50/IS51?

Issue

Unneeded heater, how to disconnect and remove the heater

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

  • IS50
  • IS51
  • heater
  • Indoor environment

Cause

  • power usage/consumption
  • heater not needed

Resolution

REMOVING THE HEATER

NOTES:

  •  When using 12 V DC power supply, the heater is installed, but will not function.
  •  If the camera is installed in a location with temperatures between –10 °C and 50 °C (14 °F to 122 °F), the heater may be removed to conserve energy.

 

  1. While the camera’s enclosure and inner dome are uninstalled, disconnect the heater cable from the camera’s heater output connector (refer to Figure 36)..
  2. Remove the screw that secures the heater (refer to Figure 36).

 WARNING:

  •  Do not remove the heater if the camera is installed in a location where temperatures may drop below –10 ºC
  •  Warranty may be voided if camera is exposed to temperatures below -10 °C and heater is not installed and/or connected