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Keypad expander for Niles ZR-4 and ZR-6 MultiZone receivers
Item #: 190ZRKE
This item is no longer available.
Original Price: $59.99
Our take on the Niles ZR-KE by Crutchfield's Tara W.
This Niles MultiZone keypad expander allows you to connect additional keypads in a particular listening space ideal for large rooms. For example, use it in a long hallway so you can connect a keypad at either end. This way, you'll be able to change songs or adjust the volume without running to the other end of the hall.
What's in the Box:
- Keypad expander for Niles ZR-4 and ZR-6
- Installation Guide
- keypad expander for Niles ZR-6 MultiZone audio receiver and ZR-4 MultiZone audio kit
- allows you to connect additional keypads in single zone of a multi-room system
- ideal for enhancing system control in larger spaces
- one RJ-45 input and three RJ-45 outputs (one output can be used with the ZR-4, two outputs can be used with the ZR-6)
- 4-3/4"W x 1-1/4"H x 2"D
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
Niles ZR-KE Reviews
Overview: The Niles Audio ZR-KE is a keypad expander, allowing you to have up to three keypads installed in any zone of your ZR-6 system (or up to 2 keypads in one zone if you're using the ZR-4 receiver). The keypads and receiver all connect to the ZR-KE via Cat-5 cable, terminated using the T-568 wiring convention.
Connections: The ZR-KE features four RJ-45 jacks, labeled Keypad 1, Keypad 2, Keypad 3, and Cat-5 In. There is also an input for an optional 12-volt power supply (item # 19012VUNIV). Note: Systems with a large number of keypads may require additional power.
Mounting: Two 2-way mounting ears are provided for horizontal or vertical installation. One ZR-KE can be used for each zone.
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