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Forum: Home Automation   01-17-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,623
Posted By Yegg
I guess I think of the liability issues that get...

I guess I think of the liability issues that get complicated too. It is one thing when a hacker gains access to a person's computer and steals their identity and causes havoc. It is an entirely...
Forum: Home Automation   08-22-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 673
Posted By Yegg
And if you have power outtages that last days,...

And if you have power outtages that last days, you might want to look at a generator in addition to the UPS. There is probably a handy post somewhere to help figure out where that point is and how...
Forum: Home Automation   08-09-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,833
Posted By Yegg
In what way is Crestron's distibuted video...

In what way is Crestron's distibuted video better than Savant's? Not trying to pick a fight, just genuinely curious. So hard to find any sort of objective comparisons between systems, and so much...
Forum: Home Automation   08-09-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 19,188
Posted By Yegg
That sounds more reasonable for a MB. I think 3...

That sounds more reasonable for a MB. I think 3 outlets would make the room 9x9 at the largest.
Forum: Home Automation   08-08-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 19,188
Posted By Yegg
Is the MB small enough that 3 outlets will meet...

Is the MB small enough that 3 outlets will meet minimum code requirements?
Forum: Home Automation   08-07-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 719
Posted By Yegg
Another problem is relying on someone elses...

Another problem is relying on someone elses security. If a thief wants to break into a person's house by circumventing security systems (say automated locks) that's a relatively low value reward for...
Forum: Home Automation   08-07-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 234
Posted By Yegg
Couple of somewhat unrelated questions. 1. Is...

Couple of somewhat unrelated questions.
1. Is there a general rule of thumb for wiring internal security cameras so that they are off when homeowners are home? It seems that most people probably...
Forum: Home Automation   08-02-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 413
Posted By Yegg
Any reason you don't want to use motion...

Any reason you don't want to use motion activated cameras? If your are only interested in activity it would seem that is the only thing you should be recording.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-01-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 135,365
Posted By Yegg
Would it be possible to do a mural based on a...

Would it be possible to do a mural based on a star map for a specific date and time from a specific location? Would be cool to know that what you are looking at on your ceiling was the night sky...
Forum: Audio theory, Setup and Chat   06-23-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,868
Posted By Yegg
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by oritgreyskull http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1416262/home-theater-protection-for-blackouts/30#post_22160057)

But as far as...
Forum: Home Automation   03-16-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,378
Posted By Yegg
Chicken and egg I suppose, but content producers...

Chicken and egg I suppose, but content producers have little incentive to produce items that would require more bandwidth, when the vast majority don't have the bandwidth to access it. I suspect if...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   03-14-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,254
Posted By Yegg
Probably not helpful, but what jumped to my mind...

Probably not helpful, but what jumped to my mind is the headphone systems they use in foreign language programs at the high school and college level. Instructor can play aux media that all students...
Forum: Home Automation   03-14-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,378
Posted By Yegg
Did some looking online and it seems Cat 7 is...

Did some looking online and it seems Cat 7 is finally gaining some market traction based on the info and products I was able to find compared to the last time I looked. Has anyone done any home...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-02-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,902
Posted By Yegg
You really get what you pay for when it comes to...

You really get what you pay for when it comes to paint, both indoor and outdoor. Low, preferably no, VOC is a good thing as well. The high end Benjamin Moore lines like Aura. Mythic paint with its...
Forum: Home Automation   10-16-2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,339
Posted By Yegg
Another factor for the average user is return on...

Another factor for the average user is return on investment. I think the average person looks at home automation and says neat trick! Then they see the cost and say, I'll stick with what I have.
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Forum: Home Automation   03-02-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,723
Posted By Yegg
Dan, Just spent a little time here looking...

Dan,

Just spent a little time here looking at what folks had to say about that controller, and although it's hardly mentioned here, there isnt much positive, especially from the crestron camp....
Forum: Home Automation   03-02-2011, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,723
Posted By Yegg
Are there any specific questions I should be...

Are there any specific questions I should be asking? Sorry for all the questions, but I think this is probably an aea where asking the right questions probably goes a long way
Forum: Home Automation   03-01-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,723
Posted By Yegg
Is it typically adt/apx? Ideally I'd like the...

Is it typically adt/apx? Ideally I'd like the ability to switch monitoring companies or at least pick the one I want.
Forum: Home Automation   02-28-2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,723
Posted By Yegg
Searched through the forums here as well as the...

Searched through the forums here as well as the Savant site and didnt find much information on using Savant for home security/safety. Is it better to use a subsystem controller to handle security?...
Forum: Home Automation   02-21-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,751
Posted By Yegg
Does anyone have any thoughts on issues with...

Does anyone have any thoughts on issues with home automation systems and giant breed dogs (mastiffs currently). In preliminary stages of home design, and trying to think of issues that may occur in...
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