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Forum: Home Automation   09-13-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By da_pirate
I would recommend doing an "E" processor. It may...

I would recommend doing an "E" processor. It may be a little more and for your remotes you would also have to get an external gateway. But you would be able to control ethernet devices such as a...
Forum: Home Automation   03-14-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,187
Posted By da_pirate
Quote:Originally Posted by Blowne30M3...

Quote:Originally Posted by Blowne30M3 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18276278)

I read the thread title and laughed a little bit picturing...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-24-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 649
Views: 122,489
Posted By da_pirate
Quote:Originally Posted by cgello...

Quote:Originally Posted by cgello http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18197459)

I had a brand new 722k installed this past Sat. I'm fairly...
Forum: Home Automation   02-21-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,311
Posted By da_pirate
you may want to look at Crestron's website under...

you may want to look at Crestron's website under green light or do a search. On their website, there was a "green" house on there that demostrated this. In addition to this, I know there have been...
Forum: Home Automation   02-11-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,923
Posted By da_pirate
Ricky Bobby... I like that!...

Ricky Bobby... I like that! http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/biggrin.gif
Just the thought of that movie brings just makes me laugh.


i completely understand what you are saying...
Forum: Home Automation   02-11-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,923
Posted By da_pirate
I program all systems. I can clearly see what...

I program all systems. I can clearly see what crestron is trying to do. They are not really developing new products for the Adagio Line but are continue to sell. The adagio line not only includes...
Forum: Home Automation   02-05-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,923
Posted By da_pirate
I like it a lot. I don't have one personally but...

I like it a lot. I don't have one personally but i want to buy a few for my mother. She wants a regular remote but i would like to simplify her life by offering TSTAT & Lighting.

I would compare...
Forum: Home Automation   01-25-2010, 12:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,336
Posted By da_pirate
It's good you know what you want to do. I wish i...

It's good you know what you want to do. I wish i would've done this out of college myself instead of the other stuff i did. One of the things i did do which has helped me was working in...
Forum: Home Automation   01-22-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,265
Posted By da_pirate
is $20k - $25k retail cost on equipment? Because...

is $20k - $25k retail cost on equipment? Because 50% of retail would be somewhere around dealer cost. IMO you should not be paying that close to dealer cost for system that has been used in a...
Forum: Home Automation   01-20-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,536
Posted By da_pirate
if you are really hell-bent on an AAS, you might...

if you are really hell-bent on an AAS, you might want to look a iMerge S3000.
It is pretty much the same exact machine. That may be easier to find at a more reasonable price.
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Forum: Home Automation   01-13-2010, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,640
Posted By da_pirate
yes you would... not only that, you would a...

yes you would... not only that, you would a processor, so probably wouldn't be worth the trouble. If all you are trying to do is eliminate a bunch of remotes, i would look at Harmony as that is...
Forum: Home Automation   12-06-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,909
Posted By da_pirate
thanks! what exactly wasn't working? PM me...

thanks!

what exactly wasn't working? PM me details or post here...

The flash site can't give the feedback i want. There are so many elements that one can change, it would be very time...
Forum: Home Automation   12-06-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,909
Posted By da_pirate
Not sure if this has been done, but I wanted to...

Not sure if this has been done, but I wanted to share with the forum a crestron demo system. This is a web-based "E-Control" interface with a Crestron 2-series processor. Due to the fact that there...
Forum: Home Automation   11-28-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,056
Posted By da_pirate
For what it's worth, i've done quite a few...

For what it's worth, i've done quite a few prodigy systems. Did one with lighting, IDOC-V & HVAC... It works very well. Considering the cost, it's really nice and well worth it. However, i wouldn't...
Forum: Home Automation   10-26-2009, 01:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,141
Posted By da_pirate
Generally, I try to make bug free code. I would...

Generally, I try to make bug free code. I would say about 85% of the time, when i leave, the system works as spec'd... Now this brings us to the point made by a few... was the system spec is the...
Forum: Home Automation   10-23-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,430
Posted By da_pirate
I got a NI-900 from ebay for $125. As well as a...

I got a NI-900 from ebay for $125. As well as a NI-2000. I use the 2000 more to test my programmers as i'm pretty new to AMX myself. I like to be able to see the feedback on front panel of unit. The...
Forum: Home Automation   09-10-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 137,782
Posted By da_pirate
Quote:Originally Posted by Hyperite...

Quote:Originally Posted by Hyperite http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/17158352)

I think/hope HW4/8 will be compatible with HWQS with the addition...
Forum: Home Automation   07-28-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,590
Posted By da_pirate
AMX allows for swapping of devices without code...

AMX allows for swapping of devices without code changes. This is what is known as their device discovery. Now it is limited to a few hundred devices but they are expanding it...Manufacturers are...
Forum: Home Automation   07-25-2009, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,214
Posted By da_pirate
You may also want to check the switch at the...

You may also want to check the switch at the bottom of most of Lutron's dimmers. Make sure it is not in the off position. Little small switch at bottom of the "paddle"
Forum: Home Automation   07-21-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
Quote:Originally Posted by Syphon Filter...

Quote:Originally Posted by Syphon Filter http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16861323)

Yeah I take your point.

Are you sure about the prohibition...
Forum: Home Automation   07-21-2009, 06:43 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
you misunderstood me. I'm saying for day to day...

you misunderstood me. I'm saying for day to day programming, most don't use it. In fact in that simpl+ class you are talking about, they specifically say do not re-invent the wheel and don't use it...
Forum: Home Automation   07-20-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
Just so you know, most don't use simpl+ and...

Just so you know, most don't use simpl+ and crestron teaches in class not to use it. only if absolutely necessary. I can speak for myself, i don't use simpl+. In my opinion, the screens you showed...
Forum: Home Automation   07-19-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
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Forum: Home Automation   07-19-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
I agree with you IVB... The majority of...

I agree with you IVB...

The majority of people don't want to help. But all you need is one person to help you. The crestron yahoo group has been awesome. And i was able to find one person i could...
Forum: Home Automation   07-19-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,384
Posted By da_pirate
Quote:Originally Posted by txredneckbud...

Quote:Originally Posted by txredneckbud http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/16850148)

I'd stay away completely from Crestron. As 39 stated, even...
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