Overview: The Sanus Elements ELM501 IR repeater kit makes it easy to
give your home theater a clean, seamless appearance; even while you are using
it. This small IR receiver can be located in a discreet location on top of
furniture or next to a TV to replicate infrared signals from remote controls.
The ELM501 filters undesirable signals from sunlight and plasma TVs to provide
error-free operation, while LED status lights provide power and infrared signal
indication. Simply place the repeater hub behind your TV or other components,
and you can operate AV equipment inside closed cabinets with ease. This
all-in-one kit contains the necessary elements to control up to four components,
and includes both tabletop and hole mounting options.
IR Receiver and Repeaters: This all-in-one kit contains all
necessary elements to control up to 4 components. The ELM501 includes an IR hub with an attached IR receiver
(42") and two dual IR repeaters (11' each).
IR Replication: The ELM501 IR repeater kit effectively replicates
infrared signals (30-60kHz) from remote controls to reach your components stored remotely or hidden in
Light Filtering: The Sanus ELM501
filters undesirable signals from sunlight and Plasma TVs to provide error-free
Status LED: The IR hub features two LED
status lights that provide power (red) and IR (green) signal indication.
Installation: The ELM501's 2-piece
design allows the IR sensor to be placed in an inconspicuous location, while the
IR repeater hub and repeaters can be positioned remotely to control hidden AV
equipment. The all-in-one IR repeater kit comes supplied with self-adhesive
plastic clamps to secure the IR receiver and IR repeater in place next to your
equipment. The IR hub can be mounted using two-sided tape or mounting screws
Connections: The ELM501's IR receiver
is attached to the IR hub using a 42" cord. The IR hub features 4 female inputs
for connecting the two dual IR repeaters which feature a 11' cord terminated by
a male 3.5mm connector (each).
Power Supply: The Sanus ELM501 operates
off of standard household current using the included AC power supply, which
plugs into the IR hub and then into an AC wall outlet or surge protector.
Power Supply Voltage: 8-12 VDC
IR Frequency Range Supported: 30-60
IR Pickup Range: 40' @38kHz, 25' @
Note: The ELM501 is not compatible
with Bang & Olufsen products
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