Installing a Bullet Camera on the Ceiling - Installation Guide
Drop ceilings can make running cable very simple. For office locations, a ceiling is a very popular location to install surveillance cameras - since so many offices have drop ceilings. In this guide, we will be installing a bullet camera from a ceiling tile.
Reminder: If you are going to run cables through an area which is used by your heating, air circulation, or air conditioner systems (such as above a drop ceiling in an office), you must use Plenum rated cables, which have a special insulation that has low smoke and low flame characteristics. When securing cable in Plenum required areas, make sure your straps, cable ties, and similar fittings also are plenum rated. NEC 830; NFPA 90A
Using the template drill the mounting locations as well as a hole for the cameras lead to go through.
Mount the camera to the tile using winged drywall anchors (Bring the camera or mounting box to your local hardware store to find the correct fastener.
You can now place the tile back in the ceiling, leave a little room so you can connect the camera to the pre run cable.
This guide is applicable for these models: Warrior 2.0 - 26BF2, Warrior 4.0- 26BF4, Warrior 8.0 - 26BF8, Viking 4.0 - 26BV4, Knight 2.0 - 26BV2-W, Gladiator 8.0 - 26BV8, Archer 2.0 - 26BV2-L, Sharpshooter 2.0 - 26BV2-XL, Wasp Pro 2.0 - 43220, Wasp Pro 3.0 - 43230, Wasp Pro 4.0 - 43240, Hornet Pro 3.0 - 44230, Hornet Pro 4.0 - 44240, Ranger IntelliPro Camera 3.0 - 44430, Spotter IntelliPro Camera 3.0 - 44330, Sabre 4K IntelliPro - IB08V2812MI, Tomcat 12MP IntelliPro - IB12V2812MI, Hawk 532, Eagle 541 and Sparrow 531. .
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