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by Turning Point Technology
Turning Point, PO Box 310945, New Braunfels, TX 78131-0945, USA
  Phone: (830) 608-9812   FAX: (830) 608-0882
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ECU Infrared/Radio Control

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A single-button environmental control unit (ECU) with 9 optional modules

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FreeHand Starter Kit

A radio frequency ECU for nearly any AC appliance with an X-10 master control transceiver & optional modules

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JAMES is a portable, switch activated environmental control device, offering direct access or switch scanning. JAMES can operate lights, appliances, beds, doors and other X-10 and infrared controlled devices. JAMES weighs 16 oz and measures 7.5" x 3.5" x 1.25". The LCD display allows for visual recognition of the 248 functions including programmable macros and telephone access. The casing is composed of a durable, water resistant, shatterproof plastic.

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Powerhouse Home

If you are looking for the ability to voice control an unlimited number of lights, appliances, infrared devices (home entertainment components), and X10 devices, then POWERHOUSE HOME is what you have been looking for. POWERHOUSE HOME can interface with many other custom home automation systems and allows web access for home control, in addition to all of the functionality of the ROOMATE PLUS.
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Powerhouse Roomate Plus

ROOMATE PLUS controls X-10 devices such as lamps and fans as well as infrared devices such as TV, DVD, VCR and stereos. Opening doors, calling a nurse or attendant, adjusting a bed or heating and cooling systems are all possible with the ROOMATE PLUS. The system is flexible and scaleable, designed to control one room or the whole house while maintaining a simple direct access voice command structure and does not require voice training.
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Mini Relax

With Jacks

IR Benefits

Mini Relax

• Simple Remote Control by a Single Switch!
• The Mini Relax is a scanning infrared transmitter that controls the TV, VCR, or any other device that operates using infrared.
• Large and colorful graphics
• Mounts easily
• Up to 6 trainable functions
• Auditory & visual scanning/feedback
• 2 Scan Modes: Auto scan or hold scan
• 9V battery included
• Mounts easily
• Mini Relax with jacks: one switch required for each function. No scanning.

Size 6 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/2" / 15.5 x 9 x 3.5 cm
Weight 8 oz  200 g
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6 switch option with jacks
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Mini Relax
With Jacks

IR Benefits

Mini Relax Package

• Consists of Mini Relax and any model of Buddy Button (specify when ordering)
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IR Benefits

Mini Relax with X-10 & Buddy Button

• Package consists of Mini-Relax, X-10 Radio Transceiver, any model of Buddy Button (specify when ordering)
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