Talentum® IR3

These flame detectors give excellent immunity to false flame sources both indoors or out. They have internal self-test sources that check the detector’s operation when remotely instructed.

They can operate on a conventional 2-wire (14-28 Vdc) fire systems or 4-20mA process control systems. Relay contacts are also available for Fire and Fault signals. The detectors’ operating modes can be user selected giving a choice of alarm currents, response times, latching or non-latching outputs and sensitivity. The detectors have a maximum ambient operating temperature of 55°C.


Key Features

  • Excellent immunity to false sources
  • Suitable for indoor and outdoor areas
  • Detects invisible flames from fuels such as Hydrogen and other inorganic fuels
  • Selectable response speed
  • Optical self-test
  • Low power consumption
  • Approved to EN54-10:2002



  • Atria
  • Coal Handling
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Printing
  • Spray Booths
  • Nuclear Industry
  • Waste Tips
  • Storage Tanks
  • Tunnels

Talentum IR3 Products

Part no. Description Approval
16589-00 Talentum 16000 Flame Detector IR3 EN, VdS, LPCB
16589-20 Talentum 16000 Flame Detector IR3 FM, CSFM
16519-00 Talentum 16000 Flame Detector IR3 (Ex d) EN, VdS, LPCB, ATEX
16519-20 Talentum 16000 Flame Detector IR3 (Ex d) FM, CSFM
16579-00 Talentum 16000 Flame Detector IR3 (Intrinsically Safe) EN, VdS, LPCB, ATEX

Accessories for use with Talentum IR3

Part no. Description Compatability
07127-00 Adjustable Mounting Bracket [SS] Generic
12545-00 Weather Shield [SS] Generic
07279-00 Weather Shield (Ex d) [SS] Generic
12556-00 Flame Detector Air Purge Adapter Generic
12555-00 Flame Detector Air Purge Adapter (Ex d) Generic
1800-101 Test Torch Generic

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User Guides

Installation Guides

Additional Information Guides

Standard Models
16589: Die cast zinc alloy

Hazardous Area Model – Intrinsically Safe (I.S.)
16579: Die cast zinc alloy

Hazardous Area Models – Flameproof (Ex d)

16519: Copper free aluminium alloy – Colour Red

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