How do I install a door switch sensor into my power cabinet?

This article provides instructions for adding a cabinet door switch sensor in your G Series beacon system or SpeedCheck® radar speed sign. This is for StreetHub / Applied Information equipped systems only.

Product applicability

The following products are discussed in this article:

  • G Series: StreetHub or Applied Information equipped SC315-G, R820-G, R829-G and R247-G
  • SpeedCheck radar speed signs: StreetHub or Applied Information equipped SPEEDCHECK-15 and SPEEDCHECK-18


Carmanah StreetHub or Applied Information equipped G Series cabinet systems can be outfitted with a door switch sensor. The switch allows users to see if the power cabinet door has been opened/closed, when these events have occurred, and the current state of the switch. These events are monitored using the Glance platform.

Please read this article for more information on product and configuration requirements. Refer to the installation guide below for retrofitting this switch into an existing eligible system:

Door Switch Sensor Installation Example