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Expand your Extend-A-Chime System
Carlon RC3253 Extra Chime Module for Plug-In Extend-A-Chime
Carlon RC3253 Extra Chime Module for Plug-In Extend-A-Chime
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Carlon RC3253 Extra Chime Module for Plug-In Extend-A-Chime
Item# 5081R
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  • Expands an existing wired doorbell to be heard in any part of the home
  • Connects onto the low-voltage screws in the existing doorbell
  • Extra Chime plugs into standard household AC outlet
  • Program to play different chimes for different doors

Essential Info

Expand your Plug-In Extend-A-Chime System (sold separately) by placing this extra chime module in an area of your home that your existing chime previously couldn't be heard. The extra chime module can even have a different chime sound to distinguish visitors at the front or back door. Simply plug this into any standard outlet to receive a wireless signal form the Extend-A-Chime System, no batteries required.


What's Included

  • 1x - Extra Chime Module for Plug-In Extend-A-Chime
  • More Info

    Now you'll never miss an important visitor because you can't hear the doorbell! This Extra Chime Module works with the Plug-In Extend-A-Chime (not included) to expand an existing wired doorbell to be heard in any part of the home. The transmitter connects onto the low-voltage screws in the existing doorbell. Plug the doorbell receiver into any standard 110V AC household outlet to hear the doorbell in all parts of the home-basement, second floor, or the attic.



    Manufacturer:Lamson Home
    Manufacturer Products Product No.:RC3253
    Wiring:Use with existing wired doorbell
    Compatibility:Use with Plug-In Extend-A-Chime System (sold separately)
    Sounds:Different sounds for front and back doors
    Six selectable chime sounds
    Operating Range:Up to 150 ft. (RF wireless 315MHz)
    Warranty:Five years

    Important notes:
    Defective exchanges for identical item within 30 days of purchase. After 30 days, please contact the manufacturer.
    Manufacturer contact information: Thomas & Betts Corp, Tel: (888) 862-3289


    Installation Diagram  12 Days of Christmas (.wav 77KB)  Ding-Dong (.wav 87KB)  Dong (.wav 124KB) 
    Installation Diagram  12 Days of Christmas (.wav 77KB)  Ding-Dong (.wav 87KB)  Dong (.wav 124KB) 
    My Country 'Tis of Thee (.wav 80KB)  The Gang's All Here (.wav 69KB)  Westminster Chimes (.wav 98KB)   
    My Country 'Tis of Thee (.wav 80KB)  The Gang's All Here (.wav 69KB)  Westminster Chimes (.wav 98KB)   


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    NORMAN J. -- zephyr cove, NV   3/10/2014
    Easy installation. Works great.
    ALVIN J -- kissimmee, FL   12/9/2013
    After much searching I found these chimes at SmartHome. Ordering was simple, service and delivery was outstanding, and the quality of the chimes fully to my satisfaction. I will order from SmartHome again anytime I am in need of the products they supply. -Moface in Florida
    John -- Pittsburgh   9/17/2013
    Works very well, but difinately needs to be louder.
    ED -- lawrenceville, NJ   9/13/2013
    works OK when transmitter works. However transmitter requires extended press of doorbell button.
    JOHN -- allison park, PA   7/27/2013
    Great product and great service. I am not aware of anything better that is available. Product would be improved if the volume of the ring could be adjusted to be louder.
    RENATE -- eugene, OR   2/19/2013
    works like a charm. So very simple to use. Thanks
    ROB -- elkhart lake, WI   7/13/2012
    My wife does not like the chime but I am getting used to it. We chose the Ding - Dong as we wanted a sound to simply let us know when there was action going on. If any thing it could be louder as we have one outside in the back yard in a covered area and with any type of other noise it is very hard to hear.
    JAMES -- carrollton, TX   4/13/2012
    Effective sound but not offensive; we are well pleased (winchester setting)
    EVERETT -- north chesterfield, VA   1/21/2012
    Plug n play. Couldn't be easier.
    PAMELA -- huntsville, AL   8/5/2011
    This worked as advertied. You cannot hear it if you are too far away but it works for two rooms. Just what we needed.
    MICHAEL -- willoughby, OH   4/21/2011
    It worked on the first try and so far it is working fine.
    NARIMAN -- newcastle, WA   4/20/2011
    I have tried other brands and types, but this one wins it for me. It simply works without any modifications. I have 1 transmitter and 5 receivers different parts of our big house.
    GREG -- pinehurst, NC   3/24/2011
    Works fine. Could be louder.
    MARK -- marshall, MO   3/24/2011
    exactly what i wanted for remote bell
    SUSAN -- stamford, CT   3/4/2011
    Easy to install. Works well. Came quickly.
    ALAN -- eden prairie, MN   2/14/2011
    We love this chime. We got two receivers with the transmitter and now we can hear the doorbell anywhere in the house. Works great.
    ALISON -- reston, VA   1/20/2011
    Good add-on to the Extend-a-Chime.
    GEORGE -- brooklyn, NY   12/25/2010
    Not loud enough.
    DAVID -- goffstown, NH   12/25/2010
    It just works, and with several choices of sounds.
    ADRIANE -- saint louis park, MN   12/23/2010
    I added this to an existing system of two doorbells and one battery powered chime. The battery powered was way too quiet. This one is nice and loud. But I do use both of them. It's a little annoying that it has to be plugged in, but that's pretty minor. The chime sounds are not great sounding, but not a huge deal.

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