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  1. Sony Vaio XL1B2 200 disc DVD Changer | PC connect | Batch Ripping | Blu-Ray hackable

    Hi Folks,

    It's been a while since I've posted on here! I'm not automating as much these days and so sadly to free up some space, I am selling my multi DVD changer.

    For sale : Sony Vaio XL1B2...
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    Boiler Control

    Hi,

    Does anyone know what Z-Wave devices are out there for Boiler Control.

    i.e. Z-Wave controlled On/Off events for Heating and Hot Water ?

    There do appear to be a few companies, but I'm...
  3. Z-wave Products UK (Don't want to advertise them,...

    Z-wave Products UK (Don't want to advertise them, but I'm sure they can be googled)

    Note that I only needed Homeseer to set up my network. Thereafter, I am using mControl to control it, so...
  4. I delved into this a few weeks ago and ran into...

    I delved into this a few weeks ago and ran into some problems.

    I mixed MK Astral Light switches with HomePro Light switches and plug in appliance and dimmer modules.

    For most things,...
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    Survey all done!

    Survey all done!
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    Z-Wave uses a mesh network, so I expect that the...

    Z-Wave uses a mesh network, so I expect that the closer individual Z-Wave devices are to each other the better they will work. I haven't had the opportunity to test my theory though!
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    Advancement in inline wall modules ?

    Hi folks,

    Just wanted to check if there's been any advancement in the availability of wall controllers.

    I would imagine this is the significant missing peice of the jigsaw turning away most...
  8. Re: Anybody considering the Harmony 890/895 remote ?

    Mr. Estate...

    Stop hi-jacking my thread.

    This is a UK forum, so I hardly think we'll be clicking into your US real estate links.

    (Previous post deleted by Moderator).
  9. Wanted : One gang X10 switch - 2 wire with Status Response

    Hi all,

    I've been looking around (for a while now!) a wall switch or micro-module which works on 2 wires.

    If the switch featured Status Response that would be nice to have, but I've not had...
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    Re: Idiots guide to RG59 and 6-core-> CCTV

    Wow - great information here.
    I normally associated 'B&C' to a Bacardi and Coke ; )

    With the power, I assume the power adapter's Ampage needs to map that of the camera ? Is it expected to degrade...
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    Re: Idiots guide to RG59 and 6-core-> CCTV

    Wow - great information here.
    I normally associated 'B&C' to a Bacardi and Coke ; )

    With the power, I assume the power adapter's Ampage needs to map that of the camera ? Is it expected to degrade...
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    Idiots guide to RG59 and 6-core-> CCTV

    Hi,

    I have a a CCTV camera which I would like hook up to watch over my drive.

    I had the house pre-wired with RG59 and 6 conductor cable (from Outside to Node0), but haven't got the foggiest on...
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    Re: 12v supply to multiple points

    Thanks for the responses.

    But someone will have to explain to me what a 'diode bridge rectifier' is!

    Got any links to a URL ?
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    Re: 12v supply to multiple points

    Nice!

    Shame the cables don't look all that long... I'd have to bring some of my devices closer together.

    I assume whether the polarity of the inner and outer part of the cable will be matched...
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    Re: 12v supply to multiple points

    I'm sure I saw somewhere on the web, a 12V transformer with two 3.5mm outputs.

    I'm not sure what the Ampage would be.

    If anyone know's of such a device, please reply back - I have the same...
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    IR -> ZWave device ?

    Hi all,

    Over this coming year, I will seriously be considering changing my existing set up appliance and light control to Z-Wave.

    I've invested quite hevily into controllers and am trying to...
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    Re: X10 modules and extension cables

    ...But bear in mind it may the signals may play up if you use surge protection multi-plugs....
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    Re: IR7243 with Pronto 940

    Take a look here : http://www.pronto.philips.com/index.cfm?id=1049

    Not sure if this is specifically compatible with your model. Have a dig around and see what you find.
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    Re: Harmony 885 and x10 Double light switch

    No probs.

    For more information regarding the set up of X10 with the Harmony, check out some of the threads at : http://www.remotecentral.com/cgi-bin/mboard/rc-harmony/list.cgi

    You may also find...
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    Re: Harmony 885 and x10 Double light switch

    1) Get hold of and IR-> X10 convertor. You won't be able to control any X10 device without any such convertor from the Harmony. Check out the IR7243's at letsautomate.com or simplyautomate.co.uk
    ...
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    Re: IR7243 with Pronto 940

    Yes the IR7243 will do the job, using IR alone.

    As long as you have line of site you'll be fine.

    If not, I beleive Pronto's can send codes using RF, and interpret them on the IR7243 using a...
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    Reliable IR -> X10 receivers ?

    Hi all,

    I bought an IR7243W from lets automate some time ago.

    Although it serves me well to control my devices, I've found that it occasionally locks up when receiving IR commands.

    My...
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    Re: What does STATUS RESPONSE actually mean ?

    That sounds like the second case applies.

    Thanks.
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    Re: What does STATUS RESPONSE actually mean ?

    That sounds like the second case applies.

    Thanks.
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    What does STATUS RESPONSE actually mean ?

    Hi all,

    I'll soon be investing in a Comfort Alarm system which is capable of switching and monitoring X10 signals.

    So, I now need to look at getting the right X10 modules.

    I'd prefer ones...
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