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RF9540-N All Load Dimmer Light Switch

This describes the Z-Wave device RF9540-N, manufactured by Cooper Wiring Devices with the thing type UID of cooper_rf9540n_00_000.

The device is in the category of Wall Switch, defining Any device attached to the wall that controls a binary status of something, for ex. a light switch.

RF9540-N product image

The RF9540-N supports routing. This allows the device to communicate using other routing enabled devices as intermediate routers. This device is also able to participate in the routing of data from other devices.

Overview

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Channels

The following table summarises the channels available for the RF9540-N -:

Channel Channel Id Category Item Type
Dimmer switch_dimmer DimmableLight Dimmer
Scene Number scene_number   Number
Dimmer Ramp Time config_decimal   Decimal
Alarm alarm_general Door Switch
Local Device Protection protection_local   Number
Indicator Light Control indicator_level    

Dimmer

The brightness channel allows to control the brightness of a light. It is also possible to switch the light on and off.

The switch_dimmer channel supports the Dimmer item and is in the DimmableLight category.

Scene Number

Triggers when a scene button is pressed.

The scene_number channel supports the Number item.

Dimmer Ramp Time

Generic class for configuration parameter.

The config_decimal channel supports the Decimal item.

Alarm

Indicates if an alarm is triggered.

The alarm_general channel supports the Switch item and is in the Door category. This is a read only channel so will only be updated following state changes from the device.

The following state translation is provided for this channel to the Switch item type -:

Value Label
OFF Ok
ON Alarm

Local Device Protection

Sets the local protection mode.

The protection_local channel supports the Number item. The following state translation is provided for this channel to the Number item type -:

Value Label
0 Unprotected
1 Protection by sequence
2 No operation possible

Indicator Light Control

Channel type information on this channel is not found.

Device Configuration

The following table provides a summary of the 10 configuration parameters available in the RF9540-N. Detailed information on each parameter can be found in the sections below.

Param Name Description
1 Delayed OFF time time in seconds to delay OFF
2 Panic ON time Time in seconds for panic mode ON
3 Panic OFF time time in seconds for OFF in panic mode
4 Basic Set Value Send value to association group on trigger
5 Power Up State Power Up State of the switch
6 Panic mode enable Enables this switch to participate in panic mode
7 Dimmer Ramp Time Time in seconds to reach desired level
8 Kickstart / Rapid Start Turn on or off rapid start feature
11 Minimum Dimmer Level The minimum dim level the switch will allow
12 Maximum Dimmer Level The maximum dim level the switch will allow
  Switch All Mode Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands

Parameter 1: Delayed OFF time

time in seconds to delay OFF The amount of time in seconds the switch will delay when trigger the delayed off feature Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_1_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 2: Panic ON time

Time in seconds for panic mode ON The amount of time in seconds the switch will turn on for when panic mode is triggered Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_2_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 3: Panic OFF time

time in seconds for OFF in panic mode The amount of time in seconds the switch will turn off for when panic mode is triggered Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_3_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 4: Basic Set Value

Send value to association group on trigger Setting this to anything other than 0 will cause the value to be transmitted to devices in the association group when the switch is triggered. A setting other than 0 will likely result in undesired operation Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_4_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 5: Power Up State

Power Up State of the switch

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
1 OFF
2 ON
3 Last State

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (OFF).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_5_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 6: Panic mode enable

Enables this switch to participate in panic mode

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
1 OFF
2 ON

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (OFF).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_6_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 7: Dimmer Ramp Time

Time in seconds to reach desired level The amount of time in seconds the switch will take to reach the desired dim level Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_7_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 8: Kickstart / Rapid Start

Turn on or off rapid start feature Ensures that LED / CFL bulbs turn on when the preset dim level is low. Enabling this feature may cause the lights brightness to momentarily be bright when the switch is turned on before reducing in brightness to desired level The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
1 OFF
2 ON

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (OFF).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_8_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 11: Minimum Dimmer Level

The minimum dim level the switch will allow

Values in the range 4 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 4.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_11_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 12: Maximum Dimmer Level

The maximum dim level the switch will allow

Values in the range 4 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 99.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_12_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Switch All Mode

Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands.

The following option values may be configured -: | Value | Description | |——–|————-| | 0 | Exclude from All On and All Off groups | | 1 | Include in All On group | | 2 | Include in All Off group | | 255 | Include in All On and All Off groups |

This parameter has the configuration ID switchall_mode and is of type INTEGER.

Association Groups

Association groups allow the device to send unsolicited reports to the controller, or other devices in the network. Using association groups can allow you to eliminate polling, providing instant feedback of a device state change without unnecessary network traffic.

The RF9540-N supports 2 association groups.

Group 1: Group 1

This group supports 5 nodes.

Group 255: Group 255

This group supports 1 nodes.

Technical Information

Endpoints

Endpoint 0

Command Class Comment
COMMAND_CLASS_NO_OPERATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_BASIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_MULTILEVEL_V2 Linked to BASIC
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_ALL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SCENE_ACTIVATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SCENE_ACTUATOR_CONF_V0  
COMMAND_CLASS_CONFIGURATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ALARM_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_MANUFACTURER_SPECIFIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_POWERLEVEL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_PROTECTION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_NODE_NAMING_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_HAIL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ASSOCIATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_VERSION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_INDICATOR_V1  

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