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Expand Your Infrared Control Options with This Flexible Sensor
MuxLab 500999 IR Sensor
MuxLab 500999 IR Sensor
MuxLab 500999 IR Sensor
Item# 78041
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  • Maintains remote control when source is separated by balun
  • IR receiver can be placed for convenience
  • 1m cable with 3.5mm stereo plug
  • Supports NEC code, RC5 code, RC6 code, Grunding code, RCA Code, Zenith code and Sony 12-bit code

Essential Info

The IR Sensor (500999) works in conjunction with MuxLab products to support IR source control between the AV source and the AV display. By using this receiver and the associated emitter through a MuxLab balun kit you can continue to use your remote control with the source hundreds of feet away. The 500999 connects to an active balun receiver.

The IR Emitter (500998) is the complementary product that connects to the active balun transmitter. The handheld remote control is not included.

The 500999 is compatible with:
  • 500407 HDMI IR/Receiver IR Sensor/PSU
  • 500145 Active VGA Audio Balun Kit
  • Manuals/Software


    • Environment: Infra-red (IR) control
    • Devices: TV Sets, STB, DVD, DVR, PVR, satellite receivers.
    • Works with MuxLab P/Ns: 500145, 500405, 500407
    • IR data format supported: NEC code, RC5 code, RC6 code, Grunding code, RCA Code, Zenith code and Sony 12-bit code
    • Carrier Frequency: 38 kHz
    • IR wavelength: 940 nm
    • Receiving Distance: 15m
    • Temperature Operating: 0° C to 40° C Storage: -10° C to 70° C
    • Humidity: Up to 95% non-condensing
    • Enclosure: Dark purple epoxy resin
    • Dimensions: 0.79" x 0.95" x 0.51" (20 mm x 24 mm x 13 mm) with 39" (1m) cable
    • Weight: 0.64 oz (18 gms)
    • Regulatory: RoHS
    • Warranty: Two (2) years
    Important notes:
    Defective exchanges for identical item within Manufacturer’s warranty period.
    Manufacturer contact information: MuxLab Inc, Tel: (514) 905-0588 Ext 358


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    KAREN -- katy, TX   10/29/2012
    Not compatible with existing proficient system. Didn't work.

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