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Have a large IR system to control? Try the Buffalo IR-J8

October 22, 2012

The Buffalo Electronics IR-J8 Structured Wiring Box for up to 8 Repeaters neatly connects up to eight repeaters, from eight different rooms or listing zones, to one or more connecting blocks. It also has an optional power input that, at times, can be more convenient than inputting the power at the connecting block. The IR-J8 is specifically » Read More

Create Your Own IR Control System with Buffalo Kits

July 26, 2012

For years, the Buffalo IR components have been great sellers at Home Controls.  Now, we’ve made it even easier to create your own amazing system with IR Kits! The Buffalo IR Receiver Kits includes everything you need for a simple IR remote control system that allows you to effortlessly and reliably control audio, video and home automation » Read More

Extending the Channel Vision IR Repeating System

February 3, 2010

The Channel Vision CVIR5000 is by far one of the most popular IR repeating system kits that we carry (see it here). It has everything you need to control up to four devices, the IR receiver is plasma-proof, and it can be hole or surface mounted.  The only drawback with the CVIR5000 is that the IR receiver comes with a hardwired 36 inch lead.  » Read More

Channel Vision All-In-One IR System

February 23, 2009

The All-In-One IR System from Channel Vision is one of our most popular infrared receiver kit. The Channel Vision All-In-One IR System includes a Plasma Proof IR receiver, 4 IR emitters, Status LEDs for power and IR signal indication, and versatile mounting accessories. It’s plasma-proof, creates a 1-room system and allows you to control » Read More

Quality IR Remote Control System Components

February 5, 2009

In today’s fast paced world anything that saves time is welcomed. Remote control consumer electronic devices have become indispensable and infrared remote control is the standard. A simple IR remote control system made from the components below will effortlessly and reliably control audio, video, and home automation equipment from anywhere in » Read More