Intruder Deterrents: Security lighting & surveillance

With home burglary rates increasing during the winter months, we focus on a variety of security lighting features that offer a detIntruder deterrents: BEW security lighting and surveillance optionserrent to intruders.

Property owners are keen to raise the safety level in and around their home in these darkest months, so whether it is the low-tech plug in timer or powerful LED security lights with CCTV, we review just a handful of products available.

Plug In Timer

Timeguard TS800N 24 hour plug-in pin time controller

For those wanting an economic solution to deter potential intruders whilst out of their property, the TS800N conveniently plugs straight into a wall socket. The unit will repeat the same switching patterns over each 24 hour period.

  • Plug in control for 13amp (3kW) appliances and 400W filament lamps, 60W Fluorescent/ CFL and LED Lighting

  • Switches appliances ON/OFF at pre-set times

  • 30 Minute minimum switching interval which can be increased in 15 minute steps

  • Up to 24 ON/OFF programs per day (additional pins required)

Outdoor Lighting

Timeguard LED200PIR

Small & powerful, only 16.5cm high, this new generation LED Energy Saving Floodlight is instantly bright like halogen lighting but under half the size. It uses a fraction of the power making it a great energy saver.

  • Powerful 2x8W LED Energy Saving PIR Floodlights – equivalent to 200W incandescent lighting with only 10% of the running costs

  • Outdoor motion detector for automatic LED lighting control

  • Suitable for instillation on walls with pan and tilt aiming adjustment

  • Optional mode settings – Dusk till Dawn & Test mode

  • 140° PIR detector (Pan only) within adjustable 180°range

  • 10m detection mode

  • Bright/Cool White LED’s

  • Light on times adjustment 5 seconds to 10 minutes

  • Operating temperature -20°C to +40°C with an IP44 weatherproof rating

Lutec Libra 38W LED Twin Floodlight with PIR Sensor plus HD WiFi Camera

For those wanting something a little more high-tech and to combine a security lighting floodlight with a camera which can be controlled from an app on a smartphone, the Libra offers a huge range of security features – check out this demonstration video.

  • The double headed light projectors result in a perfectly homogenous light beam

  • The automatic plug in connection allows a simple and easy installation

  • The multiple orientation possibility gives fill flexibility to cover the desired area

  • IP44 with an ambient temp rating of -20°C to 50°C.

  • Sends HD live video or pictures directly to a smartphone as well as text alerts.

  • Two way sound / multi programable / alarm

  • Dimmable

ESP VanCam

For more vulnerable areas such as a shed, rear of van, portable cabin, garage or outhouse ESP offer a vandal resistant surveillance system with a steel case for tamper protection.

  • 1080p HD video resolution

  • 8MP still image resolution

  • Recording triggered via PIR or time lapse programming

  • Internal SD card recording (4GB SD card Supplied: Up to 1000 still images or 100 video clips with full card overwrite)

  • Battery or 6vdc powered

  • Black covert infra-red illumination up to 15 meters for discreet low light level recording

  • Simple transfer of recordings

  • High quality fixed 6mm lens Camera

  • Weatherproof Rating IP55

For more information on our full range of security lighting options, visit the Trade Counter of your local BEW Branch to discuss which option would be best suited to your application.