About the Sanus ELM501 IR Repeater System
Want to keep your audio/video gear in a cabinet or a closet for a clutter-free setup? This Sanus repeater system lets you use an existing remote to control your components when they're tucked away out of sight.
The compact infrared (IR) receiver is the only part of this system that's visible. Position it discreetly within range of your remote, such as next to your TV. The receiver sends signals to the hidden repeater hub and on to the included flashers, which can control up to four components.
- use your existing remote to control equipment hidden in a closed cabinet
- complete IR repeater system with IR receiver, repeater hub, and two dual-emitting IR flashers
- controls up to four audio/video components
- LED indicates system power and signal reception
- comes with tabletop mount and hole mount for IR receiver
- IR hub: 4-1/4"W x 2-1/4"H x 1-1/16"D
- warranty: 5 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # ELM501
What's in the box:
- IR Hub with attached 42" IR receiver
- AC power supply with attached 6' DC cord
- Two Dual IR repeaters with attached 11' cords terminated by a male 3.5mm connector
- 5 Plastic self-adhesive clips
- Plastic self-adhesive bracket
- Plastic insert-clamp
- Strip of dum-dum
- Self-adhesive rubber bumper
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More details on the Sanus ELM501 IR Repeater System
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 enclosed cabinets.
Light Filtering: The Sanus ELM501 filters undesirable signals from sunlight and Plasma TVs to provide error-free operation.
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 (not supplied).
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 kHz
IR Pickup Range: 40' @38kHz, 25' @ 56kHz
Note: The ELM501 is not compatible with Bang & Olufsen products
The Sanus ELM501 IR Repeater System replaces these items
- complete IR repeater system
- includes IR receiver and hideaway IR repeater box with flashers
- controls up to 8 A/V components
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