DIY Applications
 
HOME AUTOMATION
19/02/2010 at 09:00

For some it may be something as simple as remote or automatic control of a few lights. For others, security may be the central application. Still others may choose to install advanced controllers or use voice recognition. As a very basic definition, ...

AUTOMATE THE EASY WAY
12/01/2010 at 11:43

X10-compatible products can provide an inexpensive path to home automation.Are the electronic devices in your home connected, or are they a collection of isolated electronic islands? To save energy, does your security system adjust the thermostat whe...

WIRING FOR X10
12/01/2010 at 10:25

By design, X10 equipment does not need much in the way of special wiring. The following are six items we recommend for all homes with X10 installations:Neutral Wire at Each Wall SwitchAsk your builder/electrician to run the neutral wire to each wall ...

TIME SWITCH
04/12/2009 at 16:06

What do you need:1x MT10E - mini timer1x AM12SA - appliance plug-in module1x LM12SA - Lamp dimmer plug-in modulePlace the LM12SA lamp/dimmer module into a wall socket and plug your lamp (for example bedlight) into the LM12SAplugin module. The cable s...

HOTEL SWITCH
04/12/2009 at 16:06

What You Need:1x SS13E - Slimline Wall Switch1x TM13SA - Tranceiver Module1x LW12 or LM15EB/LM15ES - Either in wall lighting module or a socket rocket module.Use:Replace your current wall switch by the LW12 in wall switch. With the LW12 in-wall switc...