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Receiver Delivers IR Signals to Global Cache or Xantech Network Environments
Global Caché General IR Receiver
General IR Receiver
Global Cache General IR Receiver
Item# 8122
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  • IR receiver plugs into IR extender to capture and digitize IR signals for home control use
  • 10-foot cable allows for ease in placement of plasma- and fluorescent-friendly IR receiver
  • LED indicates receipt of IR signals

Essential Info

Capture IR frequencies from 30KHz to 72KHz for use of IR commands on your home theater equipment or home automation network. The plasma- and fluorescent-friendly General IR Receiver plugs directly into the GC-IRE IR Extender to capture and digitize IR signals; the General IR Receiver can also operate within a Xantech or Xantech-compatible environment.

What's Included

  • Receiver
  • Adhesive
  • Instructions
  • More Info

    Easy Installation
    Installation is made easy thanks to a 10-foot cable with a 3.5mm stereo jack. A blue LED located behind the front lens indicates receipt of an IR signal. No external power supply is required when used with the GC-IRE IR Extender.



    Global Caché Product No.:GC-RG1
    Dimensions:Receiver: 3/4" x 3/8"; cable: 10'
    IR Frequency Range:30 KHz to 80 KHz
    Capture Distance:26' to 40' (8m to 12m)
    Cable Connector:3.5mm stereo jack
    IR Signal Indicator:Blue LED
    Viewing Angle:Left/right: 30 degrees; top/bottom: 10 degrees
    Power Requirements:7V to 15V @ 3mA (no load)
    Output Impedance:150 Ohms
    Warranty:1 year limited

    Important notes:
    Defective exchanges for identical item within 30 days of purchase. After 30 days, please contact the manufacturer.
    Manufacturer contact information: Global Cache, Tel: (541) 899-4800


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    4 star: 33%  (2)
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    MARY -- chicago, IL   6/12/2008
    I received the item promptly. I am always satisfied with this website.
    DAVID -- o fallon, MO   6/25/2007
    The receiver worked as advertised. The size is also very good.


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