Press Release Summary:
Model CLS-EXP-DIMU universal dimmer auto-detects dimmable load type and selects appropriate operating mode to control load, simplifying installation. It manages 120, 230, or 277 V loads up to 16 A, accepting both forward and reverse phase types including electronic/magnetic low-voltage, incandescent, neon/cold cathode, or 2-wire dimmable fluorescent. Supporting up to 5 expansion modules, it can be installed above suspended ceiling or be wall-mounted.
Original Press Release:
Crestron Green Light(TM) Dimmer Module Now Shipping
Universal Dimmer Expands Lighting Control for Wide-Range of Voltages and Larger Capacity
ROCKLEIGH, NJ, January 27, 2009 - The CLS-EXP-DIMU universal dimmer is the latest addition to the Crestron Green Light(TM) family of environmental controls. The CLS-EXP-DIMU enables Crestron iLux(TM) integrated lighting systems and other Crestron lighting dimmers to support larger loads and a wider range of voltages.
The CLS-EXP-DIMU simplifies installation by auto-detecting the dimmable load type and selecting the appropriate operating mode to control that load. It supports both forward and reverse phase type loads, including electronic low-voltage, magnetic low-voltage, incandescent, neon/cold cathode, or 2-wire dimmable fluorescent.
A single model manages 120, 230, or 277 volt loads up to 16 amps, and as many as five expansion modules can be connected to a single iLux dimmer channel.
Plenum-rated for installation above a suspended ceiling, the CLS-EXP-DIMU can also be wall mounted.
For more information about the Crestron CLS-EXP-DIMU go to www.crestron.com. For high-resolution photos go to www.crestron.com/pressroom.
For nearly 40 years Crestron has been the world's leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating technology and reinventing the way people live and work. Offering integrated solutions to control audio, video, computer, IP and environmental systems, Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate boardrooms, conference rooms, classrooms, auditoriums, and in their homes.Crestron's leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs and services in the industry.
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