Communicator/controller CG17
Communicator/controller CG17

Informs customers about events with voice messages, SMS or push notifications in app. Also, can be used for remote control of equipment and as security control panel.

The device can be used as:

  • Communicator that informs customers about security system events with Protegus app or with SMS and/or Voice messages.
  • Communicator that transmits full event reports to Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC).
  • Controller for remote control gates, AC, heating and ventilation systems, lawn watering etc. via cellular network.
  • Control panel for intrusion and fire alarming system that allows to monitor and control (ARM/DISARM) alarm system remotely.


  • Vocal reporting by Voice calls to selected phones (up to eight users) about an occurred event.
  • Event reporting to Protegus Mobile/Web application, allowing user to monitor and control its alarm system remotely.
  • Event reporting via SMS messages (up to eight users) in user friendly SMS messages.
  • Primary and back-up controlled connection with ARC, transmitting events in Contact ID codes.
  • Cellular network jamming recognition and notification.

Keypad and battery support

  • With TM17, iButton key reader system status can be indicated and controlled (Armed/Disarmed).
  • Back-up power supply from 12 V battery.

  • Quick and easy installation.
  • Remote configuration and firmware updates.

Inputs and outputs

  • 1 input, 2 outputs, 3 double purpose contacts for setting either input or output functionality.
  • 1-wire data bus for up to 8 temperature sensors.
  • Using iO series expanders, it is possible to expand inputs number up to 12.
  • Outputs can be controlled via:

> Mobile/Web Protegus application
> SMS/Call
> Local event, such as input trigger, by user defined if…then algorithm




GSM modem frequencies

850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz

3G modem frequencies

800 / 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz

Power supply voltage

16-24 VDC, 16-18 VAC

Current consumption

50 mA (stand-by),

Up to 200 mA (transmitting)

Communication with  ARC

Encrypted TCP/IP or UDP/IP, SMS, DC-09_2007, DC-09_2012

Battery charging current

Max 500 mA

Event encryption, key

TRK / 6 symbol key


Up to 60 messages

Inputs (max internal)

Up to 4 selectable type input: NC, NO, EOL (10kΩ)

Outputs (max internal)

Up to 5  x OC type outputs, (1 OUT, 2 OUT, 3 OUT – 100 mA; 4 OUT, 5 OUT – 1 A)

Partitions (Areas)


Event transmission

Contact ID codes

Encryption key

6 symbols encryption key

Operating environment

From -10 °C to 50 °C, with relative air humidity 80% when +20 °C


95x65x25 mm


0.10 kg

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