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refrankfurt logs 04th july 2015, 05th july 2015, and 06th of july 2015


November 11, 2016, 8:58 am

I am interested in the following for these dates please. Read more »

X-10 Wall Switch Pushbutton Repair


November 6, 2016, 1:19 pm

Hey everybody. I used to be very active on this group, but I have not post ed in many years. I think we have all dealt with X-10 wall switches with b ad pushbuttons (the WS-467 variety), and afte... Read more »

X10 European Lamp Module (LM12 etc)


October 5, 2016, 2:03 am

Although I live in Australia, I will head this request as European since the X10 modules sold in Australia appear to be the same as those in Europe / UK (Marmitek, etc) except with the standard A... Read more »

Energy use in "off mode" with X10 modules and LED light bulbs


August 20, 2016, 4:09 am

Does anyone know if there are any ill effects from using LED lamps with X10 modules. It is pretty well known that when off, the LED's dim but stay lit. If I do not care bout them being complete... Read more »

Florida Qualifier with active Alarm Contractor II license seeks opportunity...


August 16, 2016, 12:21 pm

Florida Alarm Contractor II retired after 40 years running a successful fam ily alarm company. Looking for opportunity to increase my income in retire ment. I have qualified three successful comp... Read more »

Home Security System Dealers


June 17, 2016, 11:30 am

Security system in Bangalore - list of safety machine (all sorts) sellers, shops, stores in Bangalore and get protection machine businesses, vendors contact addresses, cellphone numbers, expense... Read more »

amsterdam airport logs


January 30, 2016, 1:29 pm

i am interested in the following logs fro Amsterdam airport on September 06 till 08th of September 2014. and also 23rd of june 2015 till 25th of june 2015. thanks Read more »

Use Connected / TCP bulb on Insteon system ?


January 10, 2016, 7:36 pm

i have an Insteon hub serving some X10 and Insteon devices. bought a Connected TCP LED bulb. tried to access it via the Insteon app (droid). The app searched for the bulb for awhile and at some poi... Read more »

If I need a 45 Inch antenna does the diameter of the rod matter?


November 25, 2015, 7:04 pm

Suppose schema says 16 ga copper, I want to use 1/4 Aluminum rod. Will it do the same job? Ian Read more »

X10 UM506 Universal Module


September 13, 2015, 12:30 pm

The UM506 module has a mode where you can get a 2 second operation of the internal relay. Has anyone tried to change this timing? I would like, say maybe 1 second. Any ideas? Read more »

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Automatic Cabinet Door Opener


What is the best way to automate the opening/closing of a TV cabinet door? I was looking at linear actuators but the price is steep for my application. Jim Read more »

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OUTDOOR X10 outlet?


I use an X10-controlled outlet to control my low voltage landscape lights. The existing outlet just died (circuit breaker clicks three times when I attempt to turn it on) after about 3 years of use,... Read more »

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Simpl Windows Crestron


Hello I am interested in obtaining Simpl Windows however it it only availible for crestron dealers. It used to be a free download but I cannot find it anywere. Please let me know if anyone has acce... Read more »

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CVBS video signal


I want to take a CVBS signal from a DVD player to the other end of the room, some 20'. What's the max length cable CVBS will run over (these are phono style connectors, not SCART ones)? Secondly, I a... Read more »

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Best Starter - 4 Security Camera - DVR System


I have been asked to set up a 4 camera Security System for a small Retail store. I was in a store the other day in which they sell http://www.specotech.com . Is this a good brand? This stuff fascin... Read more »

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Signal tracer / cable toner recommendations?


My two-part signal tracer / cable toner apparently grew legs. Leastwise I need a new one. Any recommendations based on experiences (I can google too)? I would like it to be general-purpose including ... Read more »